Program Advisory Board

We are proud to have several highly respected industry experts as members of our Program Advisory Board.

Pavel Abdur-Rahman

Pavel Abdur-Rahman
Data Scientist & Associate Partner
IBM Cognitive & Robotics Solutions

Michelle Ash

Michelle Ash
Chief Innovation Officer
Barrick

Lori Bieda

Lori Bieda
Vice President, Business Analytics and Insights
Bank of Montreal

Declan Brady

Declan Brady
SVP Field Services
Bell Canada

Randy Brown

Randy Brown
Chief Investment Officer
Sun Life Financial

David Court

David Court
Director
McKinsey & Company

Joe Daly

Joe Daly
Partner, Global Analytics
Gallup, Inc.

Sarah R. Davis

Sarah R. Davis
President
Loblaw Companies Ltd

Greg Duncan

Greg Duncan
Senior Principal Economist
Amazon.com

Mike Durland (Advisory Board Chair)

Mike Durland (Advisory Board Chair)
Retired Group Head and CEO Global Banking and Markets
Scotiabank

Achille Ettorre

Achille Ettorre
Faculty
International Institute for Analytics

Cindy Forbes

Cindy Forbes
Executive Vice President and Chief Analytics Officer
Manulife

Matt  Fowler

Matt Fowler
ED&A
TD Bank

Darin Graham

Darin Graham
Vice President, Industry Innovation
Vector Institute

Clinton Keay

Clinton Keay
Executive Vice President
Sobeys Inc.

Yuri Medvedev

Yuri Medvedev
Chief Mathematician
Bank of Montreal

Kamyar Moud

Kamyar Moud
Managing Director
Head of Enterprise Wide Risk Architecture and Reporting, AIG

Jose A. Murillo

Jose A. Murillo
Chief Analytics Officer
Banorte

Brian Ross

Brian Ross
President
Precima

Ronan Ryan

Ronan Ryan
Chief Development Officer
Canadian Red Cross

David Saunders

David Saunders
Dean
Smith School of Business

Ian Scott

Ian Scott
Partner & Chief Data Scientist
Deloitte

Mark Segal

Mark Segal
Senior Vice President, Enterprise IT
Rogers Communications

Mark Shafer

Mark Shafer
Senior Vice President, Revenue & Profit Management
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts

Alison Simpson

Alison Simpson
SVP Marketing and Branding
TMX Group

Kevin Stanton

Kevin Stanton
President
MasterCard Advisors

William Stewart

William Stewart
Head of Analytics
RBC Wealth Management

Stephen Thomas

Stephen Thomas
Assistant Adjunct Professor
Smith School of Business

Michael Zerbs

Michael Zerbs
Chief Technology Officer
Scotiabank

Paul Zikopoulos

Paul Zikopoulos
Vice President
BigData Cognitive Systems