Keynote Speaker - Monday, May 28, 9:00am to 10:00am
Digital Strategist | Distruptive Innovation
Shawn Kanungo is a strategist and keynote speaker who operates at the intersection of creativity, business and technology and has been recognized nationally and globally for his work in the innovation space: https://www.shawnkanungo.com/
Over the past 12 years with Deloitte, Shawn Kanungo has worked with corporate executives to better understand and plan for the opportunities and threats associated with disruptive innovation.
He is on the ground floor, helping private and public sector organizations adopt new technologies and business models for the digital age.
In 2016, Shawn was recognized as Avenue Magazine's Top 40 Under 40. He has been featured in Forbes, The Globe & Mail, The Guardian, CBC and CTV.
Keynote Speaker - Tuesday May 29, 8:30am to 9:30am
World-Renowned Futurist | Big Data and Artificial Intelligence
An early adopter of all things info-tech, Nik 'Biohacked' (ie. implanted a microchip into) his hand as a “bid to advance thinking about enhancing the capabilities of the human body.” Nikolas is a world-respected researcher, futurist, author, and teacher with over 20 years of research, writing, speaking, and technology implementation experience. Nikolas thinks about how society adopts exponential technologies and changes how we operate in the world and writes insightful and challenging articles that aim to open people’s minds to the opportunities that lay in front of us.