These influential leaders, world-renowned visionaries, and passionate entrepreneurs will discuss the most critical topics affecting retail today.

Afdhel Aziz

Founder and Chief Purpose Officer

Conspiracy of Love

Benjamin Tal

Managing Director — Deputy Chief Economist

CIBC World Markets Inc.

David Shing

Digital Prophet

Doug Stephens


Retail Prophet

Jan Kestle

President and Founder

Environics Analytics

Jarvis Sam

Founder and CEO

Rainbow Disruption

Jenna Watson

SVP Digital Media


Michele Guimond

Vice President Marketing

Mountain Equipment Co.

Kostya Polyakov

Kostya Polyakov

National Industry Leader for Consumer and Retail Practice

KPMG Canada

Christian Bourque

Christian Bourque

Executive Vice-President, Leger


Diane J. Brisebois

President & CEO

Retail Council of Canada

Kevin Graff


Graff Retail

Michael LeBlanc

Michael E. LeBlanc

Founder & President

M.E. LeBlanc & Company Inc.

Santo Ligotti

Santo Ligotti

VP of Member Services and Marketing

Retail Council of Canada

Mijune Pak

Excellence in Retailing Awards & 29th Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards Host

Judge for Top Chef Canada and Iron Chef Canada, Founder of FollowMeFoodie.com

Kerri-Ann Santaguida

Vice President and General Manager of Merchant Services

American Express Canada

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