We have a great line-up of speakers this year

Visionary, acclaimed, opinionated, skilled. This year’s roster of speakers is sure to provoke and inspire as we expand on our theme, “Traversing the Future of the Asset Management Landscape”.

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Keith Sjögren is the Managing Director, Consulting at Strategic Insight, a leading provider of research and advisory services to the financial services industry in Canada.


Amy Blankson is the only person to be named a Point of Light by two Presidents (President Bush and President Clinton).


Charles Lannon serves as the lead Portfolio Manager on Cidel Asset Management’s global equity portfolios and co-manages its global balanced portfolios. More

Robert Boyda is head of Capital Markets and Strategy, co-head of the Portfolio Solutions Group’s (PSG) asset allocation team for North America and a senior portfolio manager at Manulife Asset Management. More

Michael Sprung is the president and founder of Sprung Investment Management. More

Carole Cohen is a geriatric psychiatrist and a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.


Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), and Manager, Toronto Regional Family Wealth Counsel & OSC Seniors Expert Advisory Committee Member.

Thomas E. Donilon served as National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama. More

Kurt Reiman is BlackRock’s Chief Investment Strategist for Canada and is a member of the BlackRock Investment Institute (BII). More

Carol Lynde, President & Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for the oversight and building of the asset management business for Bridgehouse Asset Managers (a trade name of Brandes Investment Partners & Co.).  More

Katie Walmsley is the President of Portfolio Management Association of Canada.


Tania is Head of Risk & Compliance at Paypal Ltd.

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David Cassie is Managing Director at PwC LLP.

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