Speakers

Graeme Abrahams

IT Manager - Infrastructure and Cybersecurity Operations

Mount Sinai Hospital

Ferris Adi

Senior Cyber Security and Compliance Manager

Rogers Communications

Samer Adi

Infrastructure and Security Leader

Goodfood Market

Nishith Agarwal

Engineering Leader

UBER

Paolo Délano Alonso

IT Architect

BMO Financial Group

Caitrin Armstrong

Chief Technology Officer

Aifred Health

Jennifer Arnold

CEO and Co-Founder

MinervaAI

Veronica Arreaza

Director, Cloud Program Assurance

Royal Bank of Canada

André Balleyguier

Chief Data Scientist EMEA

DataRobot

Michael Baraban

Managing Director

iFathom

Ivan Barsby

Director, Business Solutions and Infrastructure

Plan International

Chris Bartholomew

Chris Bartholomew

Founder & CEO

Kesque

Dmitry Baev

VP of Solutions Engineering

H2O.ai

Gerald Belton

Vice President, Data Architecture and Engineering

Hilton Hotels

Penka Bocheva

Director of Enterprise Robotics

Bank of Montreal

Nicolas Boisse

Solution Architect

Armis

Jean-Marc Boivin

Chief Advisor, Data Technology Centre of Excellence

Desjardins

Mike Carey

AE, Canada

Neo4j

Mihaela Capra

AVP, Digital Innovation, Risk Management

Sun Life Financial

Marcos Caurim

Marcos Caurim

Solutions Engineer

Cloudera

Elmer Cecilio

Solutions Engineer

Talend

Hubert Chan

Director of Cloud Data Innovation Platform

Hudson’s Bay

CG Chen

Founder and CEO

Ample Labs

Stephen Chen

Director, Machine Learning

Royal Bank of Canada

Sudheendra Chilappagari

Sudheendra Chilappagari

Product Manager

Segment

Gustavo Coronel

Senior Cloud Security Architect

Check Point Software Technologies

John Cowgill

Partner

Costanoa Ventures

Victoria Da Poian

Aerospace Engineer

NASA

Luis da Silva

Luis da Silva

Systems Engineer

Array Networks

Kevin Danford

Owner

KD Risk Evaluation and Investigations LLC

Julien Daniel

Director of Data and Applied AI

Yellow Pages

Dr. Rozita Dara

Principal Investigator - Data Management and Privacy Governance Research Program

University of Guelph

Dr. Ali Dehghantanha

Director, Cyber Science Lab | Director, Master of Cybersecurity and Threat Intelligence Program

University of Guelph

Dr. Kenneth Dekleva

Associate Professor; Director, Psychiatry-Medicine Integration

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Dan DeMers

CEO

Cinchy

Hamid Djam

CTO Analytics

Dell Technologies

Jed Dougherty

VP of Field Engineering

Dataiku

Richard Downe

Senior Director, Data Science

Loblaw Digital

Wael Emam

Sr. Solutions Engineer

Couchbase

Robert Falzon

CTO

Check Point Software Technologies Inc.

Faramarz Farhoodi

Sapient Shopping and AI Nexus

Amir Feizpour

Founder

Aggregate Intellect

Tim Fletcher

Senior Director of Solutions Marketing

Snowflake

Marcus Fowler

Director of Strategic Threat.

Darktrace

Isabel Freire

Partnerships Lead

Tech Nordic Advocates

Scott Gaspard

Solutions Architect

WANdisco

Claire Gallot

Software Engineer

OVHcloud

Samer Geissah

Director, Technology Strategy

Telus

Roberto Gennaro

Chief Digital Officer

redtag.ca / Travel Brands – HISgo group of companies,

Adriana Gliga-Belavic, CISSP, CIPM

Privacy Lead and Cybersecurity Partner

MNP

Inmar Givoni

Director of Engineering

Uber Advanced Technology Group, Toronto

Robert Guglietti

Senior Sales Engineer

Snowflake

Rachel Guinto

AVP Global Information Security Risk Management

Manulife

Anil Gupta

Sr. Sales Engineer

Imply.io

Maryam Haghighi

Director, Data Science

Bank of Canada

Abboud Hammour

Senior Solutions Engineer

Looker

Dalia Hashim

AI and Emerging Tech Policy Advisor

Ontario Digital Services

John C. Havens

Executive Director, The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems

IEEE

Rob Hedgpeth

Director, Developer Relations

MariaDB

Altaz Hemani

VP Information and Technology

Plan International

Thomas Henson

Senior Business Development Manager

Dell Technologies

Domhnaill Hernon

VP, Innovation, Strategy, Creativity, R&D

Nokia Bell Labs

Guillaume Herve

Guillaume Hervé

CEO, Co-Founder

Zetane Systems

Dr. Ella Hilal

Director of Data Science and Engineering

Shopify

Richa Hingorani

Senior Director, Portfolio Management & Analytics

Royal Bank of Canada

Jess Holbrook

Founder and Lead, People + AI Research

Google UX

Maciej Hryniewicki

Maciej Hryniewicki

Senior Manager of Analytics & AI Consulting

PWC

Emma Irwin

Solutions Engineer

Dataiku

Abbas Jaffrey

Head of Cloud Platform and Reliability Engineering and Architecture

Interac Corp.

Shrey Jain

Founder and President

Flatten.ca

Christopher Janca

Project Manager, Advanced Technologies

Parker Hannifin Corporation

Karanjot Jaswal

Co-Founder and CTO

Cinchy

Kerry Joel

VP Digital Experience

Rogers Communications

Shane Johnson

Director Product Marketing

MariaDB

Peter Kacandes

Software Product Marketer and Manager

Imply.io

Akshay Kalle

Akshay Kalle

Chief Technical Officer, The Pathway Group; CTO, Elastic Care

The Pathway Group

Subbarao Kambhampati

Professor, Computer Science

Arizona State University

Ari Kamlani

Principal Data Scientist & Technology Strategist

Masha Kandybin

Divisional Vice President of Intelligent Automation

Hudson’s Bay Company

Keyvan Kasiri

Senior AI Researcher

Bank of Montreal

Phil Keast

Director -Joint Defence Cloud Program

Department of National Defence Canada

Dawood Khan

Founder

TransformationWorx Inc.

Ryan Khurana

Research Fellow

Montreal AI Ethics Institute

Steve Kilgore

VP Field Technical Operations

WANdisco

Katherine E. Kolnhofer

Civil Litigator and Partner

Bell Temple LLP

Konrad Konarski

Konrad Konarski

Artificial Intelligence and IOT Practice Head

V-SOFT CONSULTING

Oren Koren

Senior Product Manager

Check Point Software Technologies

Mia Kossiavelou

hosts and Co-Created

Humanitarian AI Today

Roland Kuhn

Principal Research Officer

National Research Council of Canada

Ajinkya Kulkarni

Senior Director, Data Science at Scale

Royal Bank of Canada

Lindsay Kulkin

AI Success Director

DataRobot

Vincent L’Archeveque

Founder, Data Architect for BI and Analytics

SimplicityBI

Adrien Lacombe

Solutions Engineer Manager

Talend

Carlo Lisi

Senior Manager, Audit Analytics

TD Bank

Patrick Lopez

CEO

Core Analysis

Brian MacLeod

CoFounder and Head of HVAC Systems and Data Innovation

Parity Inc.

Erez Maharshak

Senior Development Director

Electronic Arts

Myron Mallia-Dare

Associate

Miller Thomson LLP

Mitu Mann

Data Governance Leader, IT

Goeasy Ltd.

Philippe Marseille

Senior Solutions Engineer

Cloudera

Russell Martin

Data Scientist

Pragmatic Institute Company

Dion Maynes

Vice President, Canada

Talend

Christian Menkens

Chief Technology Officer

Intact Financial Corporation

Eric Merkow

Industry Manager, Technology

Facebook

Ray Mi

Ray Mi

Customer Facing Data Scientist, Team Lead

DataRobot

Biju Misra

Director, Operations- Enterprise Systems & Automation CoE

Enbridge Inc.

Jane Moran

Senior Vice President, Data & Technology

AIR MILES Reward Program

Jeff Morris

VP of Product & Solutions Marketing

Couchbase

Idris Motiwala

Principal Product Manager

Couchbase

Kurt Muehmel

Chief Customer Officer

Dataiku

Mahmoud Mussa

Senior Cybersecurity Specialist

Indigo Books and Music

Ramy Nassar

Head of Innovation

Mattel Inc.

Amar Narain

CIO & Vice President, Information Technology

Pizza Pizza Limited

Ivy Nguyen

Investor

Point72 Ventures

Mitchell Ogilvie

Solutions Engineer

Talend

Diego Oppenheimer

CEO

Algorithmia

Tom Ott

Senior Customer Solutions Engineer / Business Data Scientist

H2O.ai

Vik Pant

Chief Science Advisor

Natural Resources Canada

Jerome Pasquero

AI Product Manager

Element AI

Edward Plantos

Manager, Business Insights and Analytics

TD Bank

Renata Policicio

Vice President, Research And Insights, Global Markets

ESPN

Ziv Pollak

Cloud Sr. Strategy Manager

TELUS

David Polsky

CIO

Mircon Group

Jason Proctor

Advisory Systems Engineer, Cyber Recovery, Global Technology Office

Dell Technologies

Hisham Qaddoumi

Manager, IT Consulting for Cyber Security

Run Straight Consulting Inc.

Dr. Sahar Rahmani

Director, JSOC Analytics

RBC

Priya Rajagopal

Principal Product Manager

Couchbase

Karthik Ram

Vice President in TechRisk Advisory

Goldman Sachs

Meena Ram

Head of Enterprise Data Management

CIBC

Christophe Rannou

Machine Learning Engineer

OVHcloud

Andrew Ricchetti

Head of Analytics

407etr

Alina Rivilis

AVP, Data Science

IGM Financial

Edwin Robbins

Senior Sales Engineer

Denodo

Mike Roberts

Mike Roberts

Practice Lead

NEWCOMP ANALYTICS

Jamie Rosenblatt

Principal

Golden Ventures

Vinnie Saini

Director, Data & Analytics

Scotiabank

Dr. Sarah Saska

CEO

Feminuity

James Scott

Field CTO, Canada

Dell Technologies

Nazia Shahrin

Senior Director: Regulatory Strategy & Delivery

Royal Bank of Canada

Rana Sharif

Senior Specialist, Innovation and Research

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

Steve Skoronski

National Security Architect

Check Point Software Technologies

Shyana Srikanthalingam

Director of Natural Language Processing

Ryerson Artificial Intelligence

Emily Sommer

Engineering Manager

Etsy

Lin Song

Data Scientist

Wish

Sean Spediacci

Senior Product Marketing Manager

Fivetran

Xiaojun Su

Xiaojun Su

Senior Data Scientist

NEWCOMP ANALYTICS

Sriram Subramanian

Head of Data Sciences

Condé Nast

Najma Sultana

Senior Director, Transformation, Cyber Security Program Delivery

Air Canada

Stephen Thomas

Assistant Professor and Director, Master of Management Analytics and Master of Management in Artificial Intelligence

Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Abhinav Tiwari

Head of Advanced Planning

Alectra Utilities

Arsene Toumani

Co-Founder and CTO

TelosTouch

Damian Tran

CTO and Co-Founder

MinervaAI

Mark Treveil

Lead Product Manager

Dataiku

Phoenix Unnayan Majumder

Director Data Science

Sun Life Financial

Yevgeniy Vahlis

Head of Artificial Intelligence Technology

Bank of Montreal

Steve Valvasori

Senior Solutions Consultant

Dell Technologies

Bobby Van Zetta

Bobby Van Zetta

Customer-Facing Data Scientist Team Captain

DataRobot

Dave Voutila

Solutions Engineer

Neo4j

Cade Winter

Manager, Sales Engineering

Fivetran

Rhys Williams

AI Instructor

WeCloudData

Douglas Wise

Former Deputy Director of the Defense intelligence Agency

CIA [Retired]

Logan Wolfe

Managing Partner, Canada

Wembley Partners

Bill Wong

AI and Data Analytics Practice Leader

Dell Technologies

Tanya Woods

Founder and Chief Impact Officer

Kind Village Inc.

Frank Wu

Data Scientist

Wish

Ammar Yousef

Senior Disaster Recovery Specialist 

Moneris Solutions

Taimour Zaman

Co-Founder

8 Billion Acts of Innovation

Olivera Zatezalo

Chief Security Officer

Huawei Canada

Sidita Zhabjaku

Director, Data & Analytics Transformation

Bank of Montreal

Shaohua Zhang

CEO

WeCloudData

Xiaochen Zhang

Senior Executive

FinTech4Good

Xiaoming Zhang

Senior Data Scientist

Loblaw Digital

Nabil Zoldjalali

Director of Cloud Security

Darktrace

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