2011 Speakers

2011 Speakers

Speakers 
Rafael Acevedo-Daunas
Lead Environmental and Transport Specialist, Transportation Division , Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
Ana Claudia Alem
Advisor to the President, Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES)
Colin Andersen, Chair, Energy Council of Canada (ECC)
Chair, Energy Council of Canada (ECC)
Walid Asha
Senior Vice-President, Buildings and Highways, SNC Lavalin
Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, Garda Security Solutions
Francisco Javier Barrio Terrazas
Ambassador of Mexico to Canada
Perrin Beatty
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
John Beck
Executive Chairman, Aecon Group Inc.
Mario Bélanger
Senior Vice President, Sales, Bell Business Markets
Rahul Bhardwaj
President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Community Foundation
Stan Bharti
Executive Chairman, Forbes & Manhattan
Vice President and Head of International Economics, Scotiabank
Chair, Dentons Canada
John Bruton
Former Prime Minister of Ireland, Chairman, the International Financial Services Center (IFSC), Ireland
Geoffrey Cape
Executive Director, Evergreen, Centre for Green Cities
Bernardo Carvalho
Executive Director, Rio 2016 Municipal Olympic Company
Chief Financial Officer, City of Lima (Peru)
Steven G. Cochrane
Managing Director and Head of Economic Research, Moody’s Analytics
Keith Cooley
CEO, Principia, LLC, United States
Michael Crawley
President, International Power Canada
Jerry del Missier
Co-Chief Executive, Barclays Capital
Iván Dibós
Member, International Olympic Committee (Peru)
Janet Ecker
President, Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA)
Barry Featherman
International Affairs Manager, Duane Morris Government Strategies and Executive Director, Global Center for Development and Democracy
John Felmy
Chief Economist, American Petroleum Institute
Richard W. Fisher
President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Dan Foley
CEO, Acciona Energy North America
President and CEO, The Conference Board of Canada
Nicholas Hann
Executive Director, Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd.
Chairman, ADIB CAPITAL, Managing Director Corporate Finance & Investor Relations, CARBON HOLDINGS, Chairman ASIA EGYPT Business Association (AEBA), and Member, Egyptian Stock Exchange EGX Index Committee
Michelle Hooyboer-Winklaar
Minister of Economic Affairs, Social Affairs and Culture, Aruba
Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist, Scotiabank
Minister of Mining and Energy, Burkina Faso
Arthur Patiendé Kafando
Minister of Commerce, Burkina Faso
Amitabh Kant
Managing Director & CEO, Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC)
Nitin Kawale
President, Cisco Systems (Canada)
Andrés Kuhlmann
CEO, Transelec SA (Chile)
Rachel Kyte
Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All), and Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All
Clayton Lane
Chief Operating Officer, EMBARQ, World Resources Institute (United States)
Amanda Lang
Anchor, Bloomberg TV Canada
Bindu N. Lohani
Vice-President, Finance and Administration, Asian Development Bank
Jorge Lopéz
Regional Director, North America, ProMexico
John Manley
President and Chief Executive Officer, Business Council of Canada; and Chair of the Board, CIBC
Bill Mantel
Assistant Deputy Minister, Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation (OMRI)
Hazel McCallion
Mayor, City of Mississauga
Tim McTiernan
President and Vice Chancellor, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
Carlos Diego Mesa Gisbert
Former President of Bolivia (2003-2005) and President, Fundación Comunidad
Laura Mester
Chief Administrative Officer, Michigan Department of Transportation (United States)
Ardavan Mobasheri, Senior Managing Director, Chief Economist, American International Group (AIG)
Senior Managing Director, Chief Economist, American International Group (AIG)
Marvin E. Odum
President, Shell Oil Company, Director, Upstream Americas
Minister of Finance, Canada
Simon Olivier
General Manager, Canada & North East USA, GE Energy
Adam Ostry
Senior Counsellor, Regional Development Policy, Public Governance and Territorial Development Directorate, OECD
Guillermo Padrés Elías
Governor, State of Sonora, Mexico
Kamal Pande
Joint Secretary (Foreign Aid and Quality Standards Division), Ministry of Physical Planning and Works, Singh Durbar, Government of Nepal
Scott E. Paradise
Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Magna International
Stephen Peacher
Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer, Sun Life Financial
Executive Advisor, International Affairs, Deloitte, and Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Canada
Henri Poupart-Lafarge
Executive Vice President; President of Transport Sector, Alstom
Steve Power
Power & Utilities Leader, Ernst & Young
Robert Presser
Chairman of the Board, Defence Construction Canada (DCC)
Gary Rabbior, President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
President, Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE)
Gil Rémillard
Founding Chairman, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA)
President and Chief Executive Officer, International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA); and Honorary Consul General of Iceland in Montreal
Nicholas Sargen
Chief Economist and Senior Investment Advisor, Fort Washington Investment Advisors
Charles D. Sherman
Editor-in-chief, Miami Herald International
Michael Shiffer
Vice President, Planning and Policy, TransLink (Vancouver, Canada)
Peter Shumlin
Governor, Vermont (United States)
Donald A. Stewart
Chief Executive Officer, Sun Life Financial Inc.
Daniel Sullivan
Commissioner, Alaska Department of Natural Resources (United States)
Felipe Targa Rodriguez
Vice Minister of Transport, Colombia
Alison Taylor
Senior Vice President, Americas region, Control Risks
Michael Thompson
Councillor, City of Toronto; Chair, Toronto's Economic Development and Culture Committee; and Chair, Invest Toronto
Robert J. Thomson
Managing Editor, The Wall Street Journal
Samuel Tumiwa
Deputy Regional Director, North American Representative Office, Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Douglas E. Turnbull
Vice Chairman and Country Head, Canada, DBRS
Julio Velarde
Governor, Central Bank of Peru
Anne-Marie Verstraeten
President and Chief Executive Officer, BNP Paribas (Canada)
Carol Wilding
President and Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Region Board of Trade
Geoffrey Wilson
Chief Executive Officer, PortsToronto

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