Seminars and Presentations

2018 National Conference


The 2018 National Conference took place on November 15th at the Sheraton Centre in Toronto.

Session 1: Geopolitical Risk Highlights

Thomas Donilon, Former National Security Advisor to Obama Administration
Moderator: Kurt Reiman, Chief Investment Strategist, BlackRock Canada

Session 2: Market Outlook

Brian Belski, Chief Investment Strategist, BMO Capital Markets

Session 4: Fintech Hot Topics Panel – Data, AI, and Privacy

Neil Bunn, Manager, Customer Engineering, Google Cloud Canada
Adam Kardash, Partner, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Eric Lapham, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Sales, State Street Global Exchange
Malcolm White, Portfolio Manager, Signature Global Asset Management
Moderator: Nadir Hirji, Partner Strategy& and Lead Digital Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers Canada

Session 5: M&A Succession Planning & Execution

Don Cranston, Senior Vice President & Investment Counsellor, Fiera Capital Corp.
Oliver Murray, Managing Director, Portfolio Management & Client Services, Brandes Investment Partners L.P.
Colin Walker, Managing Director, Crosbie & Company Inc.
Moderator: Lucas Pontillo, Executive Vice President & Global Chief Financial Officer, Fiera Capital Corp.

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