FORUM 2019 - À La Carte

June 17 - 19, 2019 11:30 AM to 2:00 PMSheraton Wall Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia
Area of Interest: Pensions, Benefits, Investments Format: In Person
Cancellation Policy

Under the theme Embracing Innovation, the CPBI FORUM 2019 will take place June 17th to the 19th  at the Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel in Vancouver, BC.

Join us for 3 days to celebrate the CPBI FORUM's 50th anniversary and hear Canadian and international experts discuss current industry issues, meet colleagues and exchange best practices.

To learn about the FORUM program and to register click here

Can't attend the entire conference? 

FORUM 2019 À La Carte is for you!

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FORUM À La Carte  PACKAGES

Packages  Description

Member

Non-Member 

DAY PASS FOR JUNE 17, 2019

Monday June 17, 2019 11:30 AM- 9 PM

Monday Afternoon and evening program

Includes lunch, opening speaker and welcome reception.


$ 350.00

 (Available only for CPBI Members)

Monday Workshop 

Monday June 17, 2019 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM 
Workshop: ReDefined Contribution Plans, Engaging Members with Clarity (includes lunch)

$ 100.00

$ 175.00

Tuesday Lunch and Speaker 

Tuesday June 18, 2019 12 PM to 2 PM 
Lunch Session - NeuroCommunication: The Science of Influence Gregor Jeffrey, Expert on the Neuroscience of Communication (Includes lunch)

$ 100.00

$ 175.00
DAY PASS JUNE 19, 2019 

Wednesday June 19, 2019 7 AM - 2 PM

Wednesday morning program (Includes breakfast and lunch)

 $ 350.00

(Available only for CPBI Members)

Wednesday Breakfast and Economic Panel 

Wednesday Jun 19, 2019 7:30 AM - 2 PM
Breakfast and WORLD ECONOMIC OUTLOOK panel 

 

$ 100.00

 

$ 175.00

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MONDAY JUNE 17, 2019  

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 

Workshop

ReDefined Contribution Plans, Engaging Members with Clarity

Speaker: Scott West, Head of Invesco Consulting, Invesco  

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 

Session PC1

Innovation in Healthcare

Speakers:

Alexandra Greenhill, Physician and Founder, Careteam Technologies Inc.
Steve Schlesak, General Manager, Dialogue
Speaker 3, TBC

Moderator : Dimitra Tsourpis, Associate Vice President, Aon

Session PC2

Cybersecurity

Speaker: Sandy Treleaven, Vice President, Financial Institutions & Cyber-risk Practice, AON

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM 

Exhibition & Showcase  

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Session PC3: 

The Rise of AI

Speaker: Pierre Bouchard, Portfolio Manager, Cidel Asset Management Inc.

Session PC4

Demystifying Blockchain

Speaker: Kaushik Venkatadri, Sr. Director, Blockchain COE, RBC

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM 

Exhibition & Showcase 

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM 

Opening Keynote Speaker

EMBRACING INNOVATION

Jim Harris, Disruptive Innovation & Organizational Change Expert

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
WELCOME RECEPTION 

Celebrating CPBI FORUM's 50TH ANNIVERSARY 

TUESDAY JUNE 18, 2019  


12:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

LUNCH & Session 

NeuroCommunication: The Science Of Influence

Gregor Jeffrey,  Expert on the Neuroscience of Communication

WEDNESDAY JUNE 19, 2019

7:00 AM  BREAKFAST  
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM 

WORLD ECONOMIC OUTLOOK 

Panelists:

Derek Burleton,  Vice President & Deputy Chief Economist, TD Bank Group (North America)

Alan Dunne, Managing Director –  Markets and member of the Investment Committee, Abbey Capital (Europe)

Alex Grassino, Senior Investment Strategist, Macroeconomic Strategy, Manulife Asset Management Limited (Asia) 

Moderator: Andrew Sweeney, Vice President & Portfolio Manager, Phillips, Hager & North

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM  CONCURRENT SESSIONS 
 

S13 - Pension

Mind The Gap – Breaking Down Silos And Re-imagining The Member Experience

Speaker : Matt Gaudry, GWL

S14 - Benefits 

Pursuing Partnership: How consultants Are Evolving (and innovating) To Hit The Moving Target of Client Needs

Speakers: Jason Billard,  Senior Vice President, West Region Leader, Morneau Shepell

                Kelly Cardwell,Vice President, Human Resources,  Bosa Properties 

S15 - Investment 

Brexit And Beyond

Speaker: Peter Lukasiewicz, Chief Executive Officer, Gowling WLG

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM  NETWORKING BREAK
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CONCURRENT SESSIONS 
 

S16 - Pension  

OCI "OMG" : Establishing Best Practices   

Speaker: Bradley N. Rowe, MBA, CFA, Principal, Eckler

S17 - Benefits 

Maximizing Organizational Resilience: Breaking down the barriers to success

Speaker: Jesse Adams, Head of Operations & Strategy,  Howatt HR

S18 - Investment

Innovations In Equity Risk Management

Speaker: Bradley Hough, FIA, ACIA, CAIA, Consultant, PBI

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM 

Closing Lunch



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THANK YOU TO

ALL FORUM 2019 SPONSORS


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Manulife
Candian Western Trust
EQ Care
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iA Financial Group
GreenShield Canada
Homewood Health
Franklin Templeton
SSQ Insurance
RBC
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