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Murad Al-Katib
President and CEO
AGT Food and Ingredients Inc.
Don Allan
Executive Vice President and CFO
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
The Honourable Navdeep Bains
Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development
Government of Canada
Nigel Baptiste
Managing Director
Republic Bank Ltd.
Dominic Barton
Former Global Managing Partner
McKinsey & Company
Afsaneh Beschloss
Founder and CEO
Shideh Sedgh Bina
Founding Partner
Dr. Carsten Breitfeld
Co-founder and CEO
Ursula Burns
Dianne Carmichael
Chief Executive Officer, Carmichael Worldwide Inc; Chief Health Tech Advisor
Council of Canadian Innovators
The Honourable Jim Carr
Minister of International Trade Diversification
Government of Canada
Steve Case
Chairman and CEO
Nando Cesarone
President, International Operations
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne
Minister of Infrastructure and Communities
Government of Canada
Louisa Cheang
Vice Chairman and Chief Executive
Hang Seng Bank
Wei Sun Christianson
Co-CEO, Asia Pacific and China CEO
Morgan Stanley
Victor Chu
Chairman and CEO
First Eastern Investment Group
Geoff Colvin
Senior Editor-at-Large
Liam Condon
Member of the Board of Management, Bayer AG and President
Bayer CropScience AG
Dean Connor
President and CEO
Sun Life Financial Inc.
Roger Crandall
Chairman, President & CEO
Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co.
Dan Doctoroff
Chief Executive Officer
Sidewalk Labs
Nina Easton
Chair, MPW International and Co-chair, Global Forum
Scott Francis
Co-founder and CEO
BP3 Global
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Government of Canada
Michael Froman
Vice Chairman and President, Strategic Growth
Mastercard Inc.
Erika Fry
Senior Writer
Jean-François Gagné
Founder and CEO
Element AI, Inc.
Leigh Gallagher
Executive Director, MPW Next Gen; Co-chair, Most Powerful Women Summit and Brainstorm Tech; Senior Editor at Large
Lynn Good
Chairman, President, and CEO
Duke Energy Corp.
Alex Gorsky
Chairman and CEO
Johnson & Johnson
Ted Graham
Head of Open Innovation
General Motors
Mike Gregoire
Chief Executive Officer
CA Technologies
Lisa Hammitt
Global Vice President, Data and Artificial Intelligence
Jacqueline Hansen
Senior Business Reporter
CBC News
Ronald Harford
Republic Bank Ltd.
Joel Hyatt
Co-Founder, Chairman, and CEO
Steve Irvine
Founder and CEO
Renée James
Chairman and CEO
Ampere Computing
Kevin Johnson
President and CEO
Joe Kaeser
Chief Executive Officer
Siemens AG
Roman Kainz
Euro China Group AG
Sury Kant
President, North America, UK, and Europe
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
Faisal Kazi
President and CEO
Siemens Canada
David Kenny
Senior Vice President, IBM Cognitive Solutions
Parag Khanna
Managing Partner, FutureMap; Author
Rik Kirkland
Partner, Global Publishing
McKinsey & Company
Herb Kohler
Executive Chairman
Kohler Company
Beth Kowitt
Co-chair, MPW Next Gen and Senior Writer
Margery Kraus
Founder and Executive Chairman
APCO Worldwide
Ellen Kullman
Retired Chair and CEO Dupont, Director
Amgen, Dell, Goldman Sachs, and United Technologies Corp.
Yong Kwek Ping
Chief Executive Officer
Inventis Investment Holdings (China) Ltd.
Adam Lashinsky
Executive Editor
Clifton Leaf
Andrew Liveris
Former President, Chairman, and CEO
The Dow Chemical Co.
Frederick Ma
MTR Corporation Ltd.
Mark Machin
President and CEO
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Anu Madgavkar
McKinsey Global Institute
Carolyn Magill
Chief Executive Officer
Sheila Marcelo
Founder, Chairwoman, and CEO
Bill McDermott
Chief Executive Officer
Ellen McGirt
Senior Editor
Tom McInerney
President and CEO
Genworth Financial, Inc.
David McKay
President and CEO
Royal Bank of Canada
Adam Mokrysz
Chief Executive Officer
Steve Mollenkopf
Chief Executive Officer
Qualcomm Incorporated
The Honourable Bill Morneau
Minister of Finance
Government of Canada
Christine Moy
Executive Director, Blockchain Program Lead
J.P. Morgan Chase
Dambisa Moyo
Author and Economist
Alan Murray
Andrew Nusca
Digital Editor and Co-chair Brainstorm TECH
Idahosa Okunbo
Ocean Marine Solutions
Peter Oswald
Chief Executive Officer
Mondi PLC
Josipa Petrunic
Executive Director and CEO
Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium
Dale Ponder
Co-Chair, Osler; Chair
Canadian Business Growth Fund
Robert Prichard
Chairman, Bank of Montreal, and Chair
Vincent Qiu
Chief Executive Officer
Baozun Inc.
Shahrzad Rafati
Founder and CEO
Krishnan Rajagopalan
President and CEO
Heidrick & Struggles
Ajita Rajendra
Chairman and CEO
A.O. Smith Corp.
Jeffery Remedios
President and CEO
Universal Music Canada
Chuck Robbins
Chief Executive Officer
Jeff John Roberts
Law and Policy Reporter
Vitor Rocha
Chief Executive Officer, North America
The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez
Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturism
Government of Canada
Dan Rosensweig
Chairman and CEO
Chegg Inc.
Jason Rowe
Chairman and CEO, Canada
Goldman Sachs
Melissa Sariffodeen
Co-founder and CEO
Canada Learning Code
Daniel Schulman
Chairman, Symantec, President and CEO
PayPal, Inc.
Sherry Shannon-Vanstone
President, Profound Impact Corp.; Co-founder, Former Chair and CEO
TrustPoint Innovation
Andrea Stairs
Board Member, Export Development Canada; Managing Director
Canada eBay, Inc.
Donna Strickland
2018 Nobel Laureate, Associate Professor
University of Waterloo
Lawrence H. Summers
Charles W. Eliot University Professor and President Emeritus, Harvard University; Former Secretary
U.S. Treasury
Harry Susilo
Founder and Co-chairman, Harry Susilo Institute for Ethics, Boston University; Founder and Chairman
Sekar Group
Doug Suttles
President and CEO
Encana Corporation
Julie Sweet
Group Chief Executive, North America
Ning Tang
Founder and CEO
Alex Tapscott
Author; Co-founder
Blockchain Research Institute
Katie Taylor
Chair of the Board
Royal Bank of Canada
Rachel Thomas
Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Foundation
Alan Trefler
Founder and CEO
Pegasystems Inc.
The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Tiger Tyagarajan
President and CEO
Raquel Urtasun,
Head of ATG, Uber; Co-founder
Vector Institute
Kristina Verner
Vice President, Innovation, Sustainability & Prosperity
Waterfront Toronto
Carla Vernón
President, Natural & Organic Operating Unit
General Mills
Annette Verschuren
Chair and CEO
Phil Wahba
Senior Writer
Lisa Wardell
President and CEO
Global Education
Deborah Weinswig
Founder and CEO
Coresight Research
Heinrich Weiss
Chairman of the Shareholders Committee
SMS Group
Mark Wiseman
Global Head, Active Equities and Chairman, BlackRock Alternative Investors
BlackRock, Inc.
Jonathan Woetzel
McKinsey & Company
Ken Xie
Founder, Chairman, and CEO
Kevin Xu
Chief Executive Officer
MEBO International
Felix Zhang
Group Executive Director
Envision Energy
Sandile Zungu
Executive Chairman
Zungu Investments Company Ltd.