THE SPEAKERS //

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS //

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Rahul Singh
Head of Autonomous Vehicle Software Development at Ford Motor Company
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Ted Graham
Head of Open Innovation at General Motors
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Dr. Anita Sengupta
Chief Product Officer / Co-Founder Airspace Experience Technologies; Former Vice President, Hyperloop One; Senior Project Manager, NASA

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MONDAY SEPTEMBER 9, 2019 //

Jenna Sudds

Councillor

Ward 4 Kanata North

Dr. Merrilee Fullerton

Kanata-Carleton MPP

Current Parliamentary Role:

Minister of Long-Term Care

Caroline Mulroney

York–Simcoe MPP

Current parliamentary roles:

Minister of Transportation

Minister of Francophone Affairs

Raed Kadri

Head of Ontario’s Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network (AVIN) Senior Director, Automotive Technology and Mobility Innovation

Ontario Centres of Excellence

PANEL #1

Sasha Ostojic

Operating Partner

Playground Global

PANEL #1

Rita Excell

Executive Director

Australian Driverless Vehicle Initiative (ADVI)

PANEL #1

Michael Steinberg

Head of Strategy, Programme and Communication

Centre for Connected and Autonomous Vehicles

PANEL #1

Barrie Kirk

Executive Director

CAVCOE

PANEL #1

Pauline Martin

Industry Executive

Microsoft

PANEL #2

Ken Brizel

CEO

ACAMP

PANEL #2

Sean Hazaray

Head of Karma Mobility Division

Karma Automotive

PANEL #2

Inmar Givoni

Senior Autonomy Engineering Manager

Uber ATG

PANEL #2

Owen Kinch

Director, Product Innovation & Development

DOT Technology

PANEL #2

Sophia Leong

Executive of Development and International Affairs, and Global Advisor on Executive Development for Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance

University of Ottawa

PANEL #3

Bob Love

Senior Partner

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

PANEL #3

Colin Singh Dhillon

Chief Technical Officer

Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association

PANEL #3

Bryant Walker Smith

Associate Professor

School of Law and School of Engineering, University of South Carolina

PANEL #3

Monika Minarcin

GIA Program Ventures & Acquisitions Workstream LeadAccenture Digital

Industry X.0

PANEL #4

Kostya Khomutov

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

GBatteries

PANEL #4

Hugo Fozzati

Director, Business & Operations

AutoX

PANEL #4

Mohsen Khalkhali

Head of Strategy & Growth

Caliber AI

PANEL #4

Martin Soukup

Vice President, Research & Development, Connected Transport

Irdeto

PANEL #4

Colin Earp

Partner, National Transport Leader

KPMG Canada

PANEL #5

Paul Godsmark

Associated Equipment Distributors (AED)

PANEL #5

Philip Martin

Head of Business Development (Americas)

Trov

PANEL #5

Cyndi Seifried

Director, Enterprise Innovation Initiative

The Co-operators

PANEL #5

Grant Courville

Vice President, Product Management and Strategy

Blackberry QNX

PANEL #6

William Fretts P.Eng

Principal Engineer

Flex

PANEL #6

Joe Cummins

Founder, CTO

CybernetIQ

PANEL #6

Tenille Houston

CEO

AutoGuardian by SmartCone

PANEL #6

Jennifer Tisdale

Associate Principal for Embedded Systems and Advanced Transportation Security Programs

GRIMM

PANEL #7

Charles Vincent

Director General, Automotive, Transportation, and Digital Technologies; Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada /

Directeur général, Direction générale de l’automobile, du transport et des technologies numériques; Innovation, Sciences et Développement économique Canada

PANEL #7

Anastasia Semenova

LLB, LLL

Gowling WLG

PANEL #7

Sarah Chippure

Manager, Automated and Connected Vehicle Regulatory Policy

Transport Canada

PANEL #7

Maria Fire

Enterprise Sales Lead for Strategic Accounts

Nokia

PANEL #8

Eric Smith

Senior Vice President

CWTA

PANEL #8

Jean-Charles Fahmy

President and CEO

CENGN

PANEL #8

Dan Crawford

Director of Research & Development

Klashwerks

PANEL #8

Corinne Charette

ENCQOR

PANEL #8

Sarah Wells

Executive Director

Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)

PANEL #9

Omar Choudhry

Project Lead, Transportation Systems Management

City of Ottawa

PANEL #9

Erik Thomsen

Team Leader, Special Projects, Road Safety Policy Office

Ministry of Transportation Ontario

PANEL #9

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 10, 2019 //

Michael Meiser

Managing Director (Sales & Projects)

mm-lab GmbH

PANEL #10

Kelly Daize

Director, Ottawa Autonomous Vehicle Program

Invest Ottawa

PANEL #10

Michael Tremblay

President & CEO

Invest Ottawa and Bayview Yards

PANEL #10 & CLOSING REMARKS

Robyn Robertson

President & CEO

Traffic Injury Research Foundation

PANEL #11

Dr. Judy Farvolden, PhD, PEng, MScPl

Executive Director

University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute

PANEL #11

Carla Bailo

President and CEO

Centre for Automotive Research (CAR)

PANEL #11

Chris Keefe

Vice President of Autonomous Programs – North America

Aurrigo

PANEL #11

Andrew Miller

Associate Director

Mobility Sidewalk Labs

PANEL #12

Marie-France Laurin

MBA, New mobility expert

MFL Consulting

PANEL #12

Mark Aruja

Chairman

Unmanned Systems Canada

PANEL #12

Paul Semple

Planner, Systems Analysis and Forecasting Office

Ministry of Transportation Ontario

PANEL #12

Laura Dudas

Deputy Mayor and Councillor

Quartier Innes Ward

City of Ottawa

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Rima Aristocrat

President and CEO

Willis College

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Amy MacLeod

Chair

Kanata North Business Association /

Vice President Corporate Communications

Mitel

CLOSING REMARKS

Veronica Farmer

Acting Executive Director & Director of Operations
Kanata North Business Association /

Founder & CEO

TrueCourse Communications

EMCEE

Sonya Shorey

Vice President of Strategy, Marketing and Communications

Invest Ottawa and Bayview Yards

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