2019 CANADA FINTECH FORUM

October 21 • 23

PALAIS DES CONGRÈS DE MONTRÉAL
Presented by
Portag3

Speakers

Aamna Zia

VP, Finance and Growth, Flare Systems

Abdullah El Tarazi

VP Strategic Alliances, Expertus Technologies

Adam Gibson

Head of Product, Flinks

Alessandro Di Lullo

Director for Academia & Entrepreneurship, CFTE - Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship

Alex Laverdière

Director, Venture Capital, Investissement Québec

Alex Machides

Senior Manager, Financial Crime Analytics, Deloitte

Alex Panican

Head of Partnerships and Ecosystem, Luxembourg House of Financial Technology (LHoFT)

Alexandre Sieber

Executive Vice-President, Business Financing and Client Strategies, Investissement Québec

Amir Tajkarimi

Co-founder and CEO, Lexop

Andrei Velinacu

Solutions Engineer, Okta

Anna Garcia

Co-Founder & Partner, Runway Venture Partners

Anthony Rjeily

EY, Partner – National Practice Leader Digital Transformation and Innovation

Aqsa Zubair

Senior Officer, Blockchain and Fintech, Bermuda Monetary Authority

Ashee Sarin

Leader, Artificial Intelligence, Deloitte

Axelle Lemaire

Partner, Roland Berger

Bijon Mehta

Managing Director, Financial Services, Box

Boris Collignon

Vice-president Strategy, Innovation and Strategic Partnerships, Desjardins General Insurance Group

Brady Fletcher

Managing Director and Head of TSX Venture Exchange

Brian McGuigan

Vice-President, Artificial Intelligence, Mastercard

Brian Minutti

and Alexei Stanislawski, Founders, Maat.ai

Cactus Raazi

CEO, Elefant inc.

Carlos Castorani

Enterprise Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Chris Greenfield

Founder and CEO, tiptap

Chris Parmer

Co-founder and CPO, Plotly

Christine Moy

Executive Director, Blockchain Program Lead, J.P. Morgan

Cuihua Cartwright

Senior Advisor – Innovation Hub, Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

Daniel Kornitzer

EVP and Chief Business Development Officer of Paysafe

Darryl Hicks

Founder and CEO, FlexPay

David Côté

Co-Founder and COO, Ticksmith

David Deane

Principal, Americas Digital Lead, Ernst & Young LLP

David Furlong

SVP Artificial Intelligence, Venture Capital and Blockchain, National Bank

David Sica

Partner, Nyca Partners

Dev Mishra

AI & ML Lead, Slalom

Dr. Diane Gutiw

Vice President of Analytics, CGI

Emilio B. Imbriglio

President and CEO, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton

Eric Savard

Vice-président, Vice-President, Projects Portfolio Management and IT Risks, SSQ Insurance

Erin Bury

Co-founder and CEO, Willful

Farah Abdul Baki

Vice President, Global Corporate Bank, J.P. Morgan

Farida Poulain

Incubation Manager, Le Swave

François Côté

Chief Digital & Technology Officer, Fairstone Financial Inc.

George Khalife

Head of Marketing & Business Development, Owl

Gerti Dervishi

Co-founder, Head of Global Partnerships & Managing Director, Flybits

Gladstone Grant

National Director of Solutions, Microsoft Technology Centres

Hans van der Linde

VP of Sales, DefinedCrowd

Howard Lindzon

General Partner, Social Leverage

Imran Khan

Senior Manager, Deloitte

Jack Parmer

Co-founder and CEO, Plotly

Jan Arp

Co-founder and Managing Partner, Holt Accelerator

Janos Barberis

Founder, Hong Kong SuperCharger FinTech Accelerator

Jean Donnelly

Executive Director, FinTech Sandbox

Jean-François Boulet

Senior Vice-President, Client and Employee Experience, iA Financial Group

Jean-François Legault

MANAGING DIRECTOR, GLOBAL HEAD OF CYBERSECURITY OPERATIONS, J.P. MORGAN CHASE

Jen Easterly

Managing Director, Global Head of Cybersecurity Fusion Center, Morgan Stanley

Jennifer McDonald

Chief Operating Officer, Mylo

Jilian Friedman

Program Lead, Blockchain & Digital Assets, National Bank

John Siracusa

Host of the “Bank on it” and “Before the A” Podcasts

John Wang

Partner & Global Digital Banking Practice Lead, Deloitte Digital

John Weigelt

National Technology Officer, Microsoft Canada

Jose Ribau

Executive Vice President, Digital & Innovation, Cadillac Fairview

Karima Brikh (Host)

Animator, journalist, designer and documentary maker

Kevin Pleiter

Principal, Advisory Services, Grant Thornton

Kyam Shell-Schnitzer

Forensic Investigations, Intelligence, Crisis Management, Deloitte

Kyle Balkissoon

Associate Partner - Head of Cognitive Forecasting, IBM

Laure Fouin

Associate, McCarthy Tétrault

Laurent Féral-Pierssens

Leader, Blockchain and Digital Assets, Deloitte

Louis Morisset

President and CEO, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

Louis Régimbal

Vice-President, Strategy and Innovation, SSQ Insurance

Louis Vachon

President and Chief Executive Officer, National Bank

Lucas Simpson

and Calvin Leyon, Anthony Xie, Founders, HodlBot.io

Mani Singh

Product Manager, Expertus Technologies

Manoj Pundit

Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Maor Amar

Managing Partner, Impression Ventures

Marc Fredette

Lead Analytics Researcher, Tech3 Lab

Marc-Antoine Groulx

Sales Regional Director - Quebec, Okta

Margaret Franklin, CFA

President and CEO, CFA Institute

Marie-Ève Denis

Senior UX Analyst, Croesus

Mario Cavalieri

Founding Partner, BBNK

Mark Evans

Co-founder, President and CEO, Conquest Planning

Martin Héroux

Director – Solutions Consulting, Montreal, Advisory Services, ESI Technologies

Martin Latreille

Director, Financial Services Investments, Fonds de solidarité FTQ

Mathieu Lavoie

Co-founder and CEO, Flare Systems

Matthieu Cardinal

Vice President, FinTech Development and Corporate Affairs, Finance Montréal

Maxime Dumas

Researcher, Technological Innovation, Croesus

Meghan Joyce

Chief Operating Officer, Oscar

Melinda Jacobs

Head of Wealth Management and Capital Markets, Borealis AI

Melissa Pauléat

Vice President of Marketing, Mobeewave

Michael Brett

SVP of Applications, Rigetti

Michael Sabia

President and Chief Executive Officer, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)

Michael Stephan

COO and Co-Founder, Raisin

Michel Bergeron

Chief Strategy Officer, BDC

Mike Cook

Mike Cook, General Manager for IBM Payments Centre, VP & Managing Partner, IBM Global Business Services

Milind Mehere

Founder and CEO, YieldStreet

Mukul Ahuja

Partner, Artificial Intelligence, Deloitte

Nabeel Ebrahim

Chief Revenue Officer, Behavox

Naomi Takegoshi

Senior Manager, The Consortium for Japan International Asset Management Center Promotion (JIAM)

Nicholas Belliveau

Digital Marketing Lead, Fintech Cadence

Nick Cook

Director of Innovation, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Nicolas Doyen

Product Owner, Ticksmith

Omer Ismail

Head of US Consumer Business, Goldman Sachs

Oumar Diallo

Director, Fintech and Innovation, Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

Paul Desmarais III

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sagard Holdings

Pauline Shum Nolan

Co-founder and CEO, Wealthscope

Peter Misek

Co-Founder and Partner, Framework Venture Partners (Host of the Pitch Contest)

Peter T. Grauer

Chairman, Bloomberg 

Preeti Shivpuri

Senior Manager, Data and Analytics, Deloitte

Rafal Janik

Head of Operations and Customer Solutions, Xanadu

Richard Benson

Creative Managing Director, Allen International

Richard Payette

President and Chief Executive Officer, Manulife Quebec

Rita Sahir

Head of Customer Success, Flinks

Rob Young

President, International, OnDeck

Romain Pourchon

Senior Consultant, Neuroscience Lab, Deloitte

Sarah Muma

Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft

Sean Silcoff

Business Reporter, Globe and Mail

Shane Parkhill

Head of Canadian Operations, Revolut

Simon Leblanc

Manager, Deloitte

Sonja Volpe

President and Chief Executive Officer, BNP Paribas, Canada

Stéphane Chevalier

Director, Consulting Services, Alternative Investments, CGI

Stephanie Choo

Partner, Head of Investments, Portag3 Ventures

Tanya Andreasyan

MD and Editor-in-Chief, FinTech Futures

Ted Tritchew

CTO Cloud Consulting, Canada IBM Services

Thierry Bujon de l'Estang

Head of Digital Bank for Clients, Corporate & Institutional Banking, BNP Paribas

Thomas Gagné

Director, Corporate Fintech Development, Desjardins Group

Tim Attia

Co-founder and CEO, Slice Labs

Tom Nash

CEO, MarketsFlow

Tomasz Jamroz

Director, Emerging Technologies Strategy, CGI

Trilliam Jeong

CEO, WealthBlock.ai

Umberto Delucilla

Partner in Risk Advisory and Innovation Leader for Québec, Deloitte

Valérie Castaigne

Vice-President, Analytical services, Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec

Vishy Venugopalan

Senior Vice President, Venture Investing, Citi Ventures

Yelena Reznikova

Director of Partnerships, Plaid