Mr Deepak Bagla

Deepak Bagla has a professional career of over three decades, starting with the World Bank in Washington DC. In 1989 he joined Citibank Global Corporate and Investment Banking team and held several responsibilities across Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In 2007 he joined Private Equity to start an India dedicated fund for core infrastructure. Mr. […]

Mr Abhyuday Jindal

A Boston University graduate in Economics and Business Management, Mr Abhyuday Jindal has a wide ranging experience in the areas of project management, supply chain systems, and strategic & general management. Currently, he is the Managing Director of Jindal Stainless. He is also the Co-Chair for FICCI’s Steel Committee. Mr Jindal started his career with […]

Hon. Jeremy Harrison

Minister of Trade and Export Development of Saskatchewan Jeremy Harrison grew up in the Meadow Lake area and graduated from Carpenter High School in 1996. Jeremy went on to complete an undergraduate degree in Political Science and Canadian History from the University of Alberta, a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Johnson Shoyama Graduate [...]

Mr. Ty Shattuck

CEO, McMaster Innovation Park Ty is the CEO of McMaster Innovation Park- Canada’s Premier Research Park. Prior to joining the MIP team, Ty held various senior leadership positions within the digital media, aerospace, and venture capital industries, including CTO of Eagle Aerospace, President of Aethon Technologies (originally named 6Imaging LLC), CEO of PV Labs, COO [...]

Mayor Fred Eisenberger

City of Hamilton, Ontario Mayor Fred Eisenberger was born in Amsterdam and came to Canada with his family when he was eight years old, settling in Hamilton. Fred is currently serving his second four-year term as mayor. Previously he served as a member of Hamilton council, as chair of the Hamilton Port Authority, and as [...]

Dr. Michael Geist

Canada Research Chair, University of Ottawa Dr. Michael Geist, Professor of Law Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law Faculty of Law, Common Law Section Centre for Law, Technology and Society Dr Michael Geist is a law professor at the University of Ottawa where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce [...]

Mr. Parvathaneni Harish

Additional Secretary (Economic Diplomacy & States) Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India Mr. Parvathaneni is Additional Secretary (Economic Diplomacy & States) in Ministry of External Affairs. Since joining the Indian Foreign Service in 1990, he has learnt Arabic at the American University of Cairo and passed the examination with distinction. He has served in [...]

Dr. Ajay Mathur

Director General, TERI - The Energy & Resources Institute Is the Director General of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi, and a member of the Indian Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change. He earlier headed the Indian Bureau of Energy Efficiency, and was responsible for mainstreaming energy efficiency in houses, offices and industries [...]

Mr. Amitabh Kant

CEO, NITI Aayog, Government of India Amitabh Kant is presently CEO of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog). He is a member of the Indian Administrative Service, IAS (Kerala Cadre: 1980 batch). He is the author of Branding India-An Incredible Story and has edited “The Path Ahead- Transformative Ideas for India”. Kant has been [...]

Hon. Victor Fedeli

Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade of Ontario Vic Fedeli is Ontario’s Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade. Minister Fedeli was first elected as the Member of Provincial Parliament for Nipissing in 2011. He was re- elected in 2014 and 2018 and has served as Minister of Finance. Minister Fedeli entered [...]