AGENDA FOR THE DAY

9:00 AM- 9:05 AM       | Introduction of the Keynote Speaker by Bashir Fancy, CEO – Business  & Technology Professionals” Association of Canada (BIZTEK)

9:05 AM – 9:25 AM      |  Keynote Address  |To be announced once we have received confirmation from the Speaker

9:25 AM – 10:25 AM   | Governance and Rule of Law  |  Participants:  Hon. Lady Justice Joyce Aluoch, former First Vice President of ICC, Hague, Netherlands & Javade Chaudhri of Jones Day

10:25 AM – 10:40 AM |   COFFEE BREAK FROM ZOOM 15 MINS

10:40 AM – 11:10 AM |  Resilience & Recovery – How Canada Can Regain Leadership Of The Forces Shaping Business and Society   – Fireside Chat: Peter Schwartz & Bruce Croxon

11:10  AM – 11:40 PM Why Collaboration will be the critical driver of Canada’s rebound from COVIDPresentation by Peter Schwartz – Founder & Executive Chairman -Kognitiv

11:40 AM – 12:40 PM | Driving Impact & Action – Where Canada must focus our Talent & Energies  |  Panelists: Bruce Croxon (VC), Kirstine Stewart (World Economic Forum), Ernest Lang – Founder & CEO – Promerita GroupGovernment Rep  |   Roundtable moderated by Peter Schwartz – Founder & Executive Chairman -Kognitiv

1:05 PM – 1:25 PM      |  Digital Micro-Learning to close the Skills Gap  –  Presentation: Tariq  Fancy – Founder & CEO of Rumie Initiative

12:40 PM – 1:05 PM    | Lunch

1:25 PM – 2:25 PM     How do we get the Ethics and diversity back in Business  |  Moderator:  Javade Chaudhri – Jones Day  |  Panel:  Geoffrey Cowper QC – Fasken Martineau, Yasmin Merali, Laura Tuell – Firmwide Pro Bono Counsel at JONES DAY

2:25 PM – 3:25 PM   The current state of Cybersecurity – How do we fix it?  |   Moderator:  Bashir Fancy   |    Panel:   Chris Anderson, Sire Mathews, Dr. Mohamed El-Guindy

3:25 PM – 4:20 PM  | Effective Strategies of dealing with Skills Gaps | Moderator:  Bashir Fancy  |  Panelists: Arvind Gupta (U0T), Ian Seward -SFIA Foundation – British Computer Society, Candice Faktor (Co-Founder Mastermind)

4:20 PM – 4:50 PM   University of Toronto and Palette x Fields Institute launch a new Cybersecurity Program that deals with the fundamentals Cybersecurity program funded by the Federal Government of Canada (under the leadership of Mr. Navdeep Bains).  We will feature 15 students who have gone through this program, how they handled it, how they benefitted from the mentoring, and that the Corporations should be ready to hire them to deal with the cybersecurity challenge differently.  Corporations should also put their own people through this program that is all about re-skilling and thinking differently

4:50 PM – 5:00 PM |  Resetting Business Summit 2021  WRAP UP  |    Bashir Fancy