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Speakers

Sebastian Alamillo-Falkenberg

Executive Director
Reaction Hub

Shyra Barberstock

PhD Candidate

Ross Belot

Poet, Photographer, Short Films, Opinions on Energy and Climate

Desirée Bombenon

CEO & Chief Disruption Officer
SureCall B-Corp

Lindsay Brant

Educational Developer
Indigenous Curriculum and Ways of Knowing

Ruvimbo Chimutsa

Founder
The Grace & Nelly Project

Wanda Costen

Dean
Smith School of Business

Ann Deer

Indigenous Recruitment and Initiatives Coordinator
Smith School of Business

Morgan Lehtinen

Leading Commercialization
RXNHUB

Jean-Baptiste Litrico

Associate Professor of Strategy and Organization, Distinguished Faculty Fellow of Strategy, Director of the Centre for Social Impact at the Smith School of Business

Warren Mabee

Associate Dean (Policy Studies), Faculty of Arts & Science
Queen's University

Leah Riddell

ASL instructor and training practitioner in Inclusion Communication

Tim Ross

Scientist, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital
Assistant Professor (Status), University of Toronto

Jane Savage

Fuel and Energy Industry Specialist

Hakeem Subair

Social Innovator, CEO
1 Million Teachers

Mahadeo Sukhai

VP, Research & International Affairs and Chief Accessibility Officer
CNIB

Ampai Thammachack

Founder and CEO
Step Above Stigma

Anh Tran-Ly

Co-Founder
C02L Tech

Tahmena Bokhari

Director of equity, diversity and inclusion,
Smith School of Business

Charles Buchanan

Chief Executive Officer,
Technology Helps

Amanda Cooper

Associate Dean,
Research and Strategic Initiatives at the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University

Julie Foster

Manager of Sustainability and Governance Projects,
Competent Boards

Wes Hall
Wes Hall

Executive Chairman and Founder,
Kingsdale Advisors

Benjamin Hoyos

President,
Sustainability Club, Smith School of Business

Charmaine Lyn

Director of Changemaker Education,
Ashoka Canada

Nicole McLaren

Entrepreneur

Kate Morsink
Kate Morsink

Sustainability Strategy Consultant,
Tealeaves

Eddy Ng

Smith Professor of Equity & Inclusion, Business,
Queen’s University

Emily Prpic

3rd year Commerce student at Smith School of Business

Matthias Spitzmuller

Associate Professor and Distinguished Professor of Organizational Behaviour,
Smith School of Business

Aysha Tabassum

Queen’s Journal Editor in Chief

Brynne Takhar

3rd year Commerce and Certificate in Social Impact student

Puninda Thind

Senior Sustainability Consultant,
Delphi Group

David Youssef

Business Developer,
Faculty of Education at Queen's University

Pavel  Abdur-Rahman
Pavel Abdur-Rahman

Partner, Head of Trusted Data & Artificial Intelligence
IBM

Dagmar Christianson

Workforce Transformation Consultant
Smith School of Business

Christine Coulter
Christine Coulter

Adjunct Lecturer and Distinguished Faculty Fellow of Organizational Behaviour
Smith School of Business

Sunita Gupta

Advocate for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Dan Hendry
Dan Hendry

Entrepreneur in Residence
Purppl

Janelle Hinds

Founder
Helping Hands App

David Hughes
David Hughes

President & CEO
The Natural Step Canada

Jennifer Keesmaat

CEO
The Keesmaat Group

Stephanie Kelley

PhD Candidate, Management Analytics
Smith School of Business

Jean-Baptiste Litrico

Director
Centre for Social Impact at Smith School of Business

Nathan Mah

Co-Founder
Mero

Seby Monsalve
Seby Monsalve

President
Smith Commerce Society

Aba Mortley

Co-chair
Queen's University Council on Anti-Racism and Equity

Yama Mubtaker
Yama Mubtaker

Founder & President
Impact Ambassadors Global Network

Yessica Rivera Belsham

Founder
Ollin.ca

Aysha Tabassum

Diversity and Inclusion Intern
Centre for Social Impact

David Trinh
David Trinh

GMMA'21
Smith School of Business

Tanya van Biesen

Executive Director
Catalyst Canada

Evan Veryard

Founder, Chairman
Focus Forward for Indigenous Youth

Chu Q. Wang

Researcher
Harvard University

Mike Wise

Journalism Professor
Humber College

Alex Benzie

Senior Lead, Research and Projects
QUEST

Lars Boggild

Account Manager
Vancity Community Investment Bank

Cathy Borowec

Chief Executive Officer
Habitat for Humanity

Laura Collis

MIB Student
President of Award Winning Enactus Team

Dana Decent

Project Manager,
Partnerships at Community Foundations of Canada

Burgandy Dunn

Partner
Viridius Lex LLP

Ashelyn Fung

Communications & Marketing Lead
LEAP | Pecaut Centre for Social Impact

Mike Gerbis

Entreprenur, CEO
Delphi Group, GLOBE Series, EXCEL Partnership and Leading Change

Melissa Gerrard

Network Expansion Manager
Green Economy Canada

Patrick Glinski

Founder and President
Mend Home Co.

Ted Hsu

Co-chair
Mayor's Task Force on Housing

Shari Hughson

Director, Master of Management Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Smith School of Business

Maia Ingram

Manager, Strategic Initiatives/Associate
WalterFedy

Dominique Jones

Social Finance Specialist
PELA CFDC

Aaliyan Khan

BComm'22, Founder and Managing Director
The Positivity Project

Jean-Baptiste Litrico

Director
Centre for Social Impact at Smith School of Business

Nathan Mah

Co-Founder
Mero Technologies

Chip McCrimmon

MMIE'19, Co-Founder
HeroHub

Stefan Pagura

Investment Officer, Innovative and Climate Finance Bureau
Global Affairs Canada

Matthias Pries

Innovative Finance Fellow, Impact and Innovation
Social Finance Analyst, Public Health Agency

Richard Tam

Supervisor
MDD Forensic Accountants

Michael Apollo

Founder and President
A Mindful Society and Mindful Gateway

Rishi Behari

Manager, Corporate Relationships
The Career Advancement Centre, Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Mandy Bitar

Director of Architecture and Innovation
Rangle.io

Jeffrey Cyr

Indigenous Innovation Initiative
Grand Challenges Canada

Tiffany Ellis

CIM, Authorized Officer Private Wealth Associate, Ultra High Net Worth Group
UBS Bank (Canada)

Neal Gilmore

Senior Director of Strategy & Innovation, Data Management, Analytics, Visualization, and Reporting
RBC Royal Bank

JP Gladu

President and CEO
Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Joanna Griffiths

Founder and CEO
Knix and Knixteen

Ana Guerrero

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Youth Climate Lab

Ellen Hyslop

Co-Founder
The GIST News

Stephanie Kelly

PhD Student Management Analytics
Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Janice McDonald

Founder and CEO
The Beacon Agency 

Dean McKeown

Associate Director, Administration
Scotiabank Centre for Customer Analytics, Queen’s University

Syed Naqvi

Associate Director, Private Wealth Manager, High Net Worth Group
UBS Bank (Canada)

Saqib Nazir

Vice President of Risk Measurement and Funds Transfer Pricing
RBC Royal Bank

Kelley Packalen

Associate Professor
Smith School of Business, Queen’s University

Katherine Ross

Co-Chair
Queen’s Social Investment Initiative

Evan Sequeira

Business Development Manager
Capitalize for Kids

Hakeem Subair

Founder & CEO
1 Million Teachers Inc

Puninda Thind

Sustainability Manager
Bentall Kennedy

Jer Thorp

Artist, Writer & Innovator in Residence
The Library of Congress

Eva Thouvenot

Co-Founder
Éphémère Creative and RISE

Tanya Woods

CEO & Chief Impact Officer
The Kind Village Inc

Jean-Francois Archambault
Jean-Francois Archambault

Founder and CEO
La Tablée des Chefs

Rishi Behari
Rishi Behari

Manager, Corporate Relationships
Smith School of Business

Eric Bill
Eric Bill

Principle, Economic Consulting
Impact Infrastructure

Chris Caners
Chris Caners

General Manager
SolarShare

Zita Cobb

Co-Founder and CEO
Shorefast Foundation

Valérie Courtois

Director
Indigenous Leadership Initiative

Tatiana Fraser
Tatiana Fraser

Author and Ashoka Fellow

Geoff Green

Founder and President
Students on Ice Foundation

Jessica Lui
Jessica Lui

Consultant
Deloitte

Amanda Minuk
Amanda Minuk

Co-Founder and CEO
Bmeaningful

Mike Morrice
Mike Morrice

Executive Director
Sustainability CoLab

Kelley Packalen
Kelley Packalen

Associate Professor
Smith School of Business

Howard Schwartz
Howard Schwartz

Consultant
Toronto Hydro

Bethany Smith
Bethany Smith

Associate Professor
Smith School of Business

Chastity Smith
Chastity Smith

Proprietor
The Inn at Bay Fortune

Michael Smith
Michael Smith

Chef

Joel Solomon

Chairman
Renewal Funds

Barb Steel
Barb Steel

Executive Director
Ashoka

Adrianne Yu
Adrianne Yu

Management Consultant
Accenture

Maayan Ziv
Maayan Ziv

Founder and CEO
AccessNow

Shyra Barberstock

President and CEO
Okwaho International Inc.

David Borcsok

Fund Manager
RBC

Mary Boyden

Managing Director
Eighth Fire Solutions Inc.

Marjorie Brans

Managing Director
School for Social Entrepreneurs Ontario

Jessica Ching

Co-Founder and CEO
Eve Medical

Christina Collini

Senior Manager
BMO Financial Group

Jim Cuddy

Singer / Songwriter
Blue Rodeo

Renee Devereaux

Director of Learning
School of Social Entrepreneurs Ontario

Tom Du

Senior Financial Lead
Ministry of Energy

Tatiana Fraser

Author
Ashoka Fellow

Stephen Leafloor

Executive Director and Founder
BluePrintForLife

Walt Macnee

Vice Chairman
Mastercard

Martin Millen

Traditional Practitioner and Cultural Advisor
Aktamowin Aki Services

Adam Pesce

Director of Relationships
Reunion Island Coffee Roasters

Jacqueline Prehogan

Founder and President
Canada Pooch Ltd.

Mina Shahid

Co-Founder
Numinda Technologies

Krista Shibata

Leader Women in Technology Initiative
IBM Canada

Kristi Soomer

Founder and CEO
Encircled

Joanne Stanley

Executive Director
Women in Communications and Technology

Matthew Thomas

Founder and CEO
Paddle

Lis Suarez Visbal-Ensink

Founder and Director
FEM International & ETHIK Eco design Hub

Karen Williams

Chief Product Officer
Halogen Software

Katie Archdekin

Co-Founder
Innovate On Purpose

Rebecca Beaulne-Stuebing

Program Director
4Rs Youth Movement

Jessica Bolduc

Executive Director
The 4Rs Youth Movement

Patrick Chevalier

Acting Director of the Green Mining Innovation Environment Division
CanmetMINING

Bindu Dhaliwal

Associate General Counsel & Director
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) for BMO

Adil Dhalla

Director of Culture
The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI)

Narinder Dhami

Managing Director
LEAP Centre for Social Impact

Samantha D’Andrea

student at Osgoode Hall Law School
a proud member of the 4R Movement since 2013

Hamoon Ekhtiari

Director, Strategic Programs, Office of the Executive Vice President
TELUS

Al Etmanski

Community Organizer, Social Entrepreneur and Author

Caleigh Farrell

Research Strategist and Account Director
Public Inc

Shilbee Kim

The Manager
the Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) Regent Park

Jerry Koh

Manager of Innovation
Foresight & Research for the MaRS Solutions Lab

Harry Kraemer

Kellogg School of Management Professor, former CEO of Baxter and Best-Selling Author

Warren Mabee

Associate Professor
Queen’s University in the Department of Geography and Planning

Fayaz Manji

Senior Program Analyst
Child Welfare Operations Excellence, Ontario Children’s Aid Societies

Amanda Minuk

Co-Founder and CEO
Bmeaningful

Paul Pellizzari

Executive Director of Policy & Social Responsibility
OLG

Jordan Pinches

Co-Founder
Innovate On Purpose

Dave Robitaille

Director
IBM

Vicki Saunders

Founder
SheEO

Kevin Taylor

Senior Associate, Venture Advisory Services
MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Assaf Weisz

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Purpose Capital

Ali Zahid

Co-founder and COO
Vanhawks

Paul Berto

Director of Corporate Communications, External Affairs and Sustainability
The Home Depot Canada

Geoff Cape

Chief Executive Officer
Evergreen

John Paul de Silva

Founder and Managing Director
Social Focus Consulting

Jordan Ekers

Vice President Business Development
Nudge Rewards

Russell Evans

Board Member
Native Canadian Centre of Toronto

Ken Gauthier

Social Entrepreneur
Urban Matters

Patrick Glinski

Head of IC/Health
Idea Couture

Geoff Green

Founder
Students on Ice Foundation

Sheona Hurd

Senior Manager, Social Responsibility
OLG

Johann Koss

President and CEO
Right To Play

Julie Leach

Community Investment and Marketing Manager
SolarShare Co-op

Jim Leech

Chancellor
Queen’s University

Peter MacConnachie

Sr. Sustainability Issues Management Specialist
Suncor Energy

Mikael Meir

Founder
Mikael Meir Inc.

Amanda Minuk
Amanda Minuk

Co-Founder
Bmeaningful

Christine Pacini

Partner
SHS Consulting

Susie Pan

Entrepreneur

Anil Patel

Managing Partner, Digital Strategy
Grantbook

Paul Pellizzari

Executive Director of Policy & Social Responsibility
Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG)

Joanna Reynolds

Associate Director
MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Dave Robitaille

Director
IBM Canada Ltd.

Michael Samoszewski

Vice President
Coca-Cola Company

Krista Scaldwell

Vice President Public Affairs and Communications
Coca-Cola Company

Jamie Solland

Corporate Responsibility Advisor
Cenovus Energy

Tyler Sparks-Austin

Client Executive
IBM

Norm Tasevski

Co-Founder and Director
Purpose Capital

Natalie Voland

President
Quo Vadis inc.

Bob Wardrop

Research Fellow, Finance & Accounting group
Cambridge Judge Business School

Dave Wilkin

Founder
Ten Thousand Coffees

Judy Wityszyn

Project Executive
IBM

Asier Ania

Co-Founder
HiveWire Inc.

Andrés Aquino

Partner
The Working Group

Sally Atalla

Senior Manager
Accenture Development Partnerships Global Programs

Helen Burstyn

Special Advisor
Social Enterprise, Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation Ontario

R Michael Craig

Global Fellow, Acumen
Strategic Advisor, BASIX Krishi

Tina Dacin

E. Marie Shantz Chaired Professor of Strategy and Organizational Behaviour
Smith School of Business

Julie Forand

Founder
Sprout Guerrilla

Joanna Griffiths

Founder & CEO
Knixwear

Violetta Ilkiw

Strategic Initiatives/Senior Consultant
Laidlaw Foundation

Janet Longmore

Founder & CEO
Digital Opportunity Trust

Peter MacConnachie

Senior Sustainability Issues Management Specialist
Suncor Energy

Ben Matthews

Business Development Manager
Hacking Health

Mike Murchison

Chief Product
WhatsNext Lab

Ayah Norris

Marketing + Community (Canada)
Indiegogo

Paul Pellizzari

Executive Director
Policy and Social Responsibility, OLG

Tony Pigott

Global CEO
JWT Ethos

Tracey Robertson

Strategic Lead for Innovation
Ontario Trillium Foundation

Dave Robitaille

Director
Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs, IBM Canada Ltd

Jane Roos

Founder and Executive Director
Canadian Athletes Now Fund

Eyal Rosenblum

Executive Director
Operation Groundswell

Vicki Saunders

CEO
What's Next

Joyce Sou

Manager of B Corporations and Social Impact Metrics
MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Andreas Souvaliotis

Founder
AIR MILES for Social Change

Julius Tapper

Manager
Social Finance, TD Bank Group

Norm Tasevski

Co-Founder and Partner
Purpose Capital

Jane Wu

Co-Founder
Donor IQ

Jacline Abray-Nyman

President & CEO
United Way Centraide Canada

Ted Anderson

Director
MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Tim Brown

President & CEO
Nestlé Canada

Helen Burstyn

Principal, Counsel Public Affairs Chair
Partnership Forum

Tania Carnegie

Executive Director of Community Leadership
KPMG

Sean Cleary

Bank of Montreal Professor of Finance
Smith School of Business

Jose Colucci

Director, Health & Wellness
IDEO

Tina Dacin

Director, Centre for Responsible Leadership
Smith School of Business

Jenna Feldman

Manager, Sustainability and Responsibility
Tim Hortons Inc.

Simon Foster

Co-Founder and Chair, Framework Foundation
SVP Digital Publishing & Business Development, GlassBOX Television Inc.

Mary Gentile

Director Giving Voice to Values
Babson College

Anil K. Gupta

Founder Honey Bee Network
Professor, Indian Institute of Management

Chad Hamre

CEO & Co-Founder
EthicalOcean.com

Kerry Harris

Founder
Reboot Consulting

Nicola Kettlitz

President
Coca-Cola, Ltd. (Canada)

David Labistour

CEO
Mountain Equipment Co-op

Heather Lang

Director of Research
Sustainalytics

John Lawrence

Director, Corporate Social Responsibility
Wal-Mart Canada

Charmian Love

Chief Executive
Volans

Peter MacConnachie

Sr. Sustainability Issues Management Specialist
Suncor Energy

Nancy McGaw

Deputy Director, Business and Society Program
The Aspen Institute

Adrian Mucalov

Associate
Infrastructure Actis

Darryl Neate

Director, Sustainability
Oxford Properties Group

Paul Pellizzari

Director of Policy and Social Responsibility
OLG

Rui Resendes

Executive Director
GreenCentre Canada

Dave Robitaille

Director - Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs
IBM Canada Ltd.

Jameison Saab

Sustainability Consultant

Magnus Sandberg

Vice President and General Manager
Social Capital Partners

George Smitherman

Chair
G&G Global Solutions

Joyce Sou

Manager of B Corporations and Social Impact Metrics
MaRS Centre for Impact Investing

Andreas Souvaliotis

Founder
AIR MILES for Social Change

Kevin Spreekmeester

V.P. Global Marketing
Canada Goose Inc.

Bruce Poon Tip

Founder
G Adventures

Jacline Abray-Nyman

Executive Director Development and Alumni Relations & Assistant Professor
Smith School of Business

Ann Browne

Associate Vice-Principal

Tania Carnegie

Executive Director of Community Leadership
KPMG

Tom Carpenter

Senior Manager & Research Associate
Queen's Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy

Sean Cleary

Bank of Montreal Professor of Finance
Queen's School of Business

Tina Dacin

Director Centre for Responsible Leadership
Smith School of Business

Jean-Etienne de Bettignies

Associate Professor & Commerce '64 Fellow of Managerial Economics
Smith School of Business

Tal Dehtiar

President & CEO
Oliberté Footwear

Tim Draimin

Executive Director Social Innovation Generation (SiG)
Chair, CAUSEWAY Social Finance

Patrick Glinski

Head of Social Innovation
Idea Couture Inc.

Ted Hsu

Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands

David Hughes

President & CEO
Pathways to Education Canada

Petra Kassun-Mutch

Founder, Co-Owner
Fifth Town Artisan Cheese Company

Jennifer Kirner

Senior Community Investment Manager,Community Investment and Engagement
TELUS

Charmian Love

Chief Executive
Volans

Joli Manson

General Manager of Hospitality Services
Queen's University

Melissa Millar

President
The Hanna Group Ltd.

Aziz Mohamed

Manager
Healthcare Initiatives Global Social Innovation Hewlett-Packard Company

John T. Murphy

Senior VP Sales & Customer Marketing
Seventh Generation

Andrew Pelletier

Vice-President of Corporate Affairs & Sustainability
Walmart Canada Corp.

Paul Pellizzari

Director of Policy and Social Responsibility
OLG

Dani Reiss

President & CEO
Canada Goose

Vicki Saunders

Serial Entrepreneur

Kathy Scales

Senior Advisory, Energy & Climate Change Policy
Suncor Energy Services Inc.

Stephen Sottile

Conservation Officer
Utilities Kingston

Andreas Souvaliotis

Founder
AIR MILES for Social Change

Gail A. Taylor

Vice President, Investment Advisor
CIBC Wood Gundy

Justin P.J. Trudeau

Member of Parliament for Papineau

Ken Wong

Associate Professor and Commerce 77 Fellow
Smith School of Business

Ray Zahab

Ultra-Marathoner & Founder
impossible2Possible

Dianne Zimmerman

Manager, Strategic Relations
Suncor Energy Services Inc.

Gary Bissonette

Smith School of Business, Queen's University

Tania Carnegie

Executive Director of Community Leadership
KPMG

Petra Cooper

Founder & CEO
Fifth Town Artisan Cheese

Celia Cruz

Director
Ashoka Canada

Tina Dacin

Director Centre for Responsible Leadership
Smith School of Business

Patrick Glinski

Head of Social Innovation
Idea Couture Inc.

Mukesh Gupta

Director of Strategic Relations
Tata Consultancy Services Canada

Donald MacPherson

Former Drug Policy Coordinator
City of Vancouver

Sidneyeve Matrix

Assistant Professor of Media
Queen's University

Adrian Mucalov

Associate
Infrastructure Actis

Michael Mullins

Vice President-Financial Consultant Accredited
Investment Fiduciary RBC Wealth Management

Darcie Park

Manager
Sustainability Reporting & Assurance Nexen Inc

Nicholas Parker

Executive Chairman
Cleantech Group

Jamieson Saab

Sustainability & Social Responsibility Coordinator
Grand & Toy

Ersilia Serafini

CEO
Summerhill

Andreas Souvaliotis

Chief Impact Officer & General Manager
AIR MILES for Social Change

Tonya Surman

Executive Director Centre for Social Innovation

Giselle Weybrecht

Author
The Sustainable MBA: The Manager's Guide to Green Business

Anthony Wilson-Smith

Senior Vice President
Public Affairs Manulife Financial