Venue
Pillar and Post Inn & Spa
Pillar and Post Inn & Spa, 48 John St W, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada

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Event Date Wed Nov 3 MST - Fri Nov 5 MST (in 7 days)
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Nov 3 11:00am - Fri Nov 5 8:00pm
Location Pillar and Post Inn & Spa
48 John St W, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0, Canada
Region Americas
Details

After the world went into lockdown, people slowly embraced the technologies that make it easy to collaborate online. Already, private enterprises are capitalizing on this familiarity with collaborative technologies to globalize the education, insurance, research and medical sectors.

As these lessons filter into more sectors, significant changes will surely follow. When combined with advances in wind and solar power, could people’s experiences working from home encourage an exodus away from expensive urban areas? What happens when would-be innovators realize that collaborative technologies could drastically reduce the costs and risks associated with turning million-dollar ideas into a multi-billion-dollar start-ups?

A new age of innovation has dawned. Are you prepared to invest in it?

Who Should Attend?
The conference is an exclusive, educational forum that brings together senior representatives of Canadian pension plan sponsors, as well as representatives from the academic, custodial and money management communities.

Speakers

2021 Speakers

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

David Frum
Staff writer, The Atlantic

Duncan Burrill
Managing director, chief executive officer, CBC Pension Plan

Maria Elena Drew
Director of research, responsible investing, T.Rowe Price

Michelle Dunstan
Chief responsibility officer, portfolio manager, global ESG improvers strategy, AllianceBernstein

Shivin Kwatra
Head of U.S. LDI portfolio management, Insight Investment

John G. Levy
Director of impact, Franklin Real Asset Advisors, Franklin Advisers Inc.

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

SPONSORS:
• AllianceBernstein
• BNY Mellon
• Schroders
• Fidelity Investments
• Franklin Templeton Investments
• T. Rowe Price

ACADEMIC SPONSOR:
• Acadian

ACADEMIC PARTNER:
• Ivey Business School