Keynote Speakers

Mark Bowden

Human Behaviour and Body Language Expert, Performance Trainer, Creator of TRUTHPLANE®

Jean (JJ) Brun

aka The Retired Spy, Author, President & CEO of JJ Communications Inc., Certified Human Behaviour Specialist

Filipe Dinis

Chief Operating Officer, Bank of Canada

Gene L. Dodaro

Comptroller General of the United States, Head of the U.S. Government Accountability Office

Linda Duxbury

Change Management Expert, Professor, Faculty of Management, Sprott School of Business, Carleton University

Ryan Hreljac

Global Youth Leader, Canadian Activist, Founder of the Ryan's Well Foundation

Marc Kielburger

Co-Founder of the WE Movement, Social Entrepreneur, Author

Lauren Parsons

International Health & Wellbeing Specialist, Life Coach, Author

Sandra Perron

Major (Retired), Senior Partner, A New Dynamic Enterprise Inc., Author

David Suzuki

Broadcaster, Author, Scientist, Environmentalist

Guest Speakers

Erin K. Barkel

Senior Policy Analyst, Costing Centre of Expertise, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Randall Bartlett

Chief Economist, Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy (IFSD), University of Ottawa

Yvan Bastien

Instructor/Trainer of Interpersonal and Business Skills, Principal, BANYA Consulting, Inc.

Rear-Admiral Jennifer J. Bennett

Director General - Canadian Armed Forces Strategic Response Team on Sexual Misconduct and National Champion for Women in Defence

Robert Berraj

Director, Corporate HR Planning, Programs and Systems, Human Resources Branch, Department of Justice Canada

Marc Brouillard

Chief Technology Officer of the Government of Canada, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Martin Chapman

Director, Financial and Administrative Services Division, Corporate Services - Finance Branch, Statistics Canada

Bailey Church

Partner, Accounting Advisory Services, KPMG LLP

Cristina Doana

Financial Management Analyst - Policy, Transport Canada

Martin Duggan

Special Advisor on Transformation, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

Manon Fillion

Director General, Strategic Financial Governance, Department of National Defence

Greg Fyffe

Adjunct Research Professor, Centre for Public Management and Policy, University of Ottawa

Karl Genest

President and Owner, PREZEXPERT Inc.

Suzie Gignac

Ottawa Assurance Partner, EY Canada

Mike Hawkes

Financial Management and Training Consultant, and former Chief Financial Officer at Public Works and Government Services Canada

Bill Hill

National Retirement Planning Consultant, RBC Royal Bank

Sébastien Huard

Financial Officer, Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Jimmy Jean

Senior Economist/Economic Strategist, Desjardins Capital Markets

Michael Karlin

Advisor, Office of the Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Officer Branch, TBS

Erin Kelly

President and CEO, Advanced Symbolics Inc.

Sean Kew

Chief, Finance Branch - Corporate Services, Statistics Canada

Sahir Khan

Executive Vice President, Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy (IFSD)

Donna Kirkwood

Chief Scientist, OCS, Deputy Minister's Office, Natural Resources Canada

Paule Labbé

Assistant Deputy Minister, Executive Management and Leadership Development Sector, Office of the Chief HR Officer, TBS

Claire Lake

Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) Representative, North America

Bruno Landry

Humorist, Conceptualist, Author, Entertainment Host & Comedian

Marc Lemieux

Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Accounting, Banking and Compensation Branch, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Janice MacDonald

Senior Director, Professional Services Procurement Directorate, Acquisitions Branch, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Ian Matheson

Executive Leadership Coach, Former Senior Faculty Member, Canada School of Public Service

Russell Mawby

Director, Public Health Capacity Development, Public Health Agency of Canada

Jean François Ménard

Performance Psychology Specialist, Founder and President of Kambio Performance

Moffatt Mike P.

Chief Innovation Fellow, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

André Morency

Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer, Transport Canada (Retired)

Marty Muldoon

Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Christina Norris

Director of Operations, Results and Delivery, Privy Council Office Canada

Martha Okot Thomas

fmi*igf National President 2016-2017 & Manager, Internal Audit, British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (bcIMC)

Brian Pagan

Assistant Secretary, Expenditure Management Sector, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Pierre Paquette

Procurement Consultant & Trainer, Samson & Associates

Dr Amir Georges Sabongui

Psychologist, Motivation & Resilience Expert, Author

Alain P. Séguin

Assistant Comptroller General, Financial Management Transformation, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, Office of the Comptroller General

Connie Siu

President, CDC Synectics Inc.

Pablo Sobrino

Executive Advisor, Canada School of Public Service; former Associate ADM, Acquisitions Branch, Public Works and Government Services Canada (Retired)

J. Scott Stevenson

Visiting Assistant Deputy Minister Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) - Canada Lands Company (CLC) Collaboration

Sue Stimpson

Management Consultant and former Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Canadian International Development Agency

Thomas Townsend

Visiting Scholar, Centre for Public Management and Policy, University of Ottawa, and former Executive Head (ADM) of the Policy Research Initiative

Peter Weltman

Senior Director, Costing and Program Analysis, Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer & President, ICEAA Canada Chapter

Emilie Wilcox

Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) Representative, North America