KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

The Honourable Brad Duguid

Minister of Economic Development and Growth
Legislative Assembly of Ontario
Toronto, Canada

Heather Farquharson

Director of Partnerships
Centre for Social Innovation
Toronto, Canada

Dr. Richard Florida

Author and Professor
The Creative Class Group, LLC
Miami Beach, FL

Dr. Ron Foxcroft

Chairman, Founder & CEO
Fox 40 International Inc.
Hamilton, ON, Canada

Meric Gertler

President
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON, Canada

Michael Langley, FM

CEO
GREATER MSP
Minneapolis - Saint Paul, MN

Hazel McCallion

Former Mayor of the City of Mississauga
Canada

Mary Moran

President and Chief Executive Officer
Calgary Economic Development
Calgary, AB, Canada

Craig J. Richard, CEcD

President and CEO
Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation
Tampa, FL

Dr. Avery Shenfeld, PhD

President and CEO
Managing Director and Chief Economist
CIBC Capital Markets

Janice Stein

Belzberg Professor
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

Michael Thompson

City Councillor
City of Toronto
Toronto, ON

John Tory, His Worship

Mayor
City of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

The Honourable Michael Wilson

Chairman
Barclays Capital Canada Inc.
Toronto, Canada