TRMC 2018 Speakers

Opening Plenary & Keynote

  • Juan Bendana Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur


  • Ameer Asghar Co-Founder and CEO, WerkApp

  • Cam McDonald Co-Founder, Iconic Brewing Company

  • Jim Reid Chief Human Resources Officer, Rogers

  • John Yoo Manager of Growth, BrainStation

  • Max Abrahams Founder and COO, CampusU

  • Nouhaila Chelkhaoui Programs Lead, The DMZ

  • William MacIvor Design Lead, Shopify

Ryerson Business Forum

  • Charlie Atkinson President, The Winning Practice

  • Eva Wong Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Borrowell

  • Patricia Lovett-Reid Chief Financial Commentator, CTV News

  • Sam Mizrahi President and Founder, Mizrahi Developments

Case Competition

  • Steven N. Liss Vice President, Research and Innovation

Diversity Session Presented by TD

  • Al Ramsay National Manager, LGBTA Business Development, TD

Innovation Panel

  • Alan Smithson Co-Founder and CEO, MetaVRse

  • Heather Evans Senior Advisor, Advanced Technologies (AI/Quantum), Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Growth

  • Jenna Pilgrim Director of Business Development, Blockchain Research Institute

  • Kim Parnell Co-Founder and CEO, Blank

  • Serge Gattesco, FCPA, FCA National Managing Partner, Strategy & Operations, PwC

Closing Keynote

  • Vicki Saunders Founder, SheEO