Join your fellow delegates for a day of panels and keynotes at the Rotman School of Management, followed by a conference dinner in the evening.

Preliminary Programme

Subject to change

08:00-09:00 AM

09:00-09:15 AM

  • Tiff Macklem, Co-Chair, TCI 2018; Chair, Ontario’s Panel on Economic Growth & Prosperity
  • Jamison Steeve, Co-Chair, TCI 2018; Executive Director, Institute for Competitiveness & Prosperity

09:15-09:45 AM
Keynote by Roger MartinDirector, Martin Prosperity Institute, #1 Management Thinker in the World by Thinkers50

09:45-10:45 AM
Panel - Designing collaborative networks for innovation

10:45-11:15 AM
Networking break

11:15-11:30 AM
Keynote by Zabeen Hirji, Global Advisor, Future of Work at Deloitte Canada

11:30-12:30 PM
Panel - Mobilizing Talent and Diversity

12:30-01:30 PM
Group picture and Lunch

01:30-02:00 PM
Keynote - Mercedes Delgado, Senior Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and the Research Director and Research Scientist of the MIT Innovation Initiative Lab for Innovation Science and Policy.

02:00-03:15 PM
Panel – Superclusters in Canada and International Lessons Learned

03:15-03:45 PM
Keynote - TBD

03:45-4:10 PM
Handover ceremonies and closing remarks

04:10-05:00 PM
Travel to Wychood Barns

05:00-09:00 PM
Cocktails & hors d’oeuvres, followed by conference dinner