Speakers

Dr. Radhika Dirks

Dr. Radhika Dirks

CEO & Founder Ribo AI, CEO and Co-Founder of XLabs.ai
Michelle Avary

Michelle Avary

VP Product Strategy and Government Affairs, North America, Einride
Frank Weith

Frank Weith

Director, Connected and Mobility Volkswagen Group of America
Sue Bai

Sue Bai

Chief Engineer, Division Director Honda Research Institute USA, Inc.
Bruce Baumgartner

Bruce Baumgartner

Vice President, Procurement & Strategic Partnerships at Zoox

Maya (Keidar) Ben Dror, PhD

Maya (Keidar) Ben Dror, PhD

Leader, Sustainable Automotive and Mobility Initiatives World Economic Forum (Switzerland)
Valerie (Sathe) Brugeman

Valerie (Sathe) Brugeman

Manager, Engagement and Strategy, Urban Mobility Solutions Mercedes-Benz
Kevin Byrnes

Kevin Byrnes

Industry Executive, Public Safety and Justice, Microsoft
Marcos Cavaletti

Marcos Cavaletti

Senior Advisor, Head of Ottawa Site – Product Development Unit Radio / Networks, Ericsson
Sophie Chen

Sophie Chen

Market Director, Asia-Pacific, Invest Ottawa

Omar Choudhry

Omar Choudhry

Project Lead, Traffic Systems Management, City of Ottawa
Susanne Cork

Susanne Cork

Director of Business Development, Area X.O
Greg Da Re

Greg Da Re

Regional Director for Ontario, Investor Services, Invest in Canada
Rear Admiral Bob Day

Rear Admiral Bob Day

President, Government Solutions, BlackBerry; Former CIO, U.S. Coast Guard (ret)
Colin Singh Dhillon

Colin Singh Dhillon

Chief Technical Officer (CTO) at Canada’s Automotive Parts Manufacturer’s Association (APMA)

Rosey Ugo Edeh

Rosey Ugo Edeh

CTV Morning Live Co-Host, 3 x Olympian, Award winning Content Creator
Cliff Ellement

Cliff Ellement

Head of AI Solutions thinkRF
Christine Gadsby

Christine Gadsby

VP, Product Security, BlackBerry
David Van Geyn

David Van Geyn

Open Autonomy Engineering Manager, Hexagon
Joseph Holmes

Joseph Holmes

Vice President, Global Business Development, Perrone Robotics

Tenille Houston

Tenille Houston

CEO AutoGuardian by SmartCone
Divyanshu Kamboj

Divyanshu Kamboj

Technology & Testing Director, Area X.O
Phil Landry

Phil Landry

Director, Traffic Services City of Ottawa
Jim Lothrop

Jim Lothrop

Director General, Innovation Centre at Transport Canada
Amber Mac

Amber Mac

Tech Reporter, Media Entrepreneur, Bestselling Author and TV Host

Natalie MacArthur

Natalie MacArthur

Director of Talent, Invest Ottawa
Veronica Marin

Veronica Marin

Autonomy Expert and Manager of the Advanced Algorithms Group, Transportation Solutions Thales Canada
Robert Martin

Robert Martin

Senior Principal Engineer, The MITRE Corporation and Chair of the Industry IoT Consortium
Monika A. Minarcin

Monika A. Minarcin

Accenture Strategy & Consulting, Industry X
Chandana Munireddy

Chandana Munireddy

Cyber Security Engineer, Aptiv

Devashish Paul

Devashish Paul

CEO and Founder, BluWave-ai; Tech Innovator
Jamie Petten

Jamie Petten

CEO, KNBA
Philip Reece

Philip Reece

Founder and CEO, InDro Robotics
Manjula Selvarajah

Manjula Selvarajah

Tech News Journalist
Sonya Shorey

Sonya Shorey

Vice President, Strategy, Marketing and Communications, Invest Ottawa and Area X.O

Rahul Singh

Rahul Singh

CTO Ford Motor Co - Commercial, Ford Pro Global
Shawn Sparling

Shawn Sparling

VP Enterprise and Public Sector, Nokia Canada
Tanissan Thavathurai

Tanissan Thavathurai

Technical Project Manager and Engineer, Area X.O, Former Engineer, Uber Advanced Technology Group
Jennifer Tisdale

Jennifer Tisdale

Senior Principal, Cyber Physical Systems GRIMM
Michael Tremblay

Michael Tremblay

President & CEO, Invest Ottawa, Bayview Yards and Area X.O

Grant Courville

Grant Courville

Products and Strategy Leader - Mission Critical IoT Devices and Systems, Blackberry QNX
Sasha Ostojic

Sasha Ostojic

Operating Partner, Playground Global, Interim Vice-President, Zoox
Nicole Waier

Nicole Waier

VP of Sales, Autonomy & Automotive Autonomy & Positioning division, Hexagon