November 12, 2020

A virtual business summit

As you all know, Grey Cup week will go virtual this year with the launch of Grey Cup Unite, November 16th – 22nd, which will feature live and virtual team and league events throughout the week. For the first time ever, this year’s Grey Cup week will play host to a half-day virtual business summit that will gather corporate Canada’s leading organizations and individuals to share stories, learnings and ideas as they reflect on how their businesses are navigating and adapting to emerging societal shifts that have changed consumers’ expectations and demands. Join us Tuesday, November 17th for Changing the Game, presented by AU.

Tony Chapman, business strategist and national radio host, will lead you through the day as panels explore business innovation, Canada’s road to recovery, and the role of diversity and inclusion in corporate culture. Then, dive deeper and engage with like-minded peers in a variety of more intimate workshops led by subject matter experts.

Pre-register now for this free event using the link below or by clicking through the attached save the date to hold your spot, then register for panels and workshops starting November 9th.

Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

10am EST – 2pm EST

Emceed by Tony Chapman

Innovation in the New Economy – 45 minutes

Hosted by Neil Fassina, President, Athabasca University

Confirmed Panelists: Bruce Croxon, Managing Partner, Round 13 Capital, Co-founder, Lavalife & former Dragon’s Den investor; Rejean Bourgault Country Manager, AWS

Preparing for Canada’s Recovery, presented by MNP – 45 minutes

Hosted by Tony Chapman, Host of Chatter that Matters

Confirmed Panelists: John Hughes, SVP, Private Enterprises, MNP; Trinh Tham, CMO, Harry Rosen; Ryan Bullock, CMO, Keg Restaurants

Embracing Diversity & Inclusion – 45 minutes

Hosted by Donnovan Bennett, Feature Host, Producer and Radio Host

Confirmed Panelists: Girish Ganesan, Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion, TD Bank Group and Head of Talent, TD Bank; Bobby Sahni, Partner & Co-founder, Ethnicity Matters; Sue-Lynn Noel, VP General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, co-chair Purolator Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Council

Workshops – 45 minutes running concurrently

  • Create Your Recovery Plan: The Path Ahead presented by MNP
  • Leadership Amidst Uncertainty presented by PowerED
  • Diversity & Corporate Culture: Creating Real Change