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September 22, 2020 – Virtual Summit

09:15 AM - 10:00 AM

AM Networking Session

10:00 AM - 10:05 AM

Opening remarks

10:05 AM - 10:40 AM

Shifting Times: Megatrends for Global Economy Post COVID-19

10:40 AM - 11:35 AM

Opening keynote: Future of Professional Services

11:35 AM - 11:45 AM

Break + Sponsor Highlights

11:45 AM - 12:40 PM

Gamechanger: Are You Ready for the Future? How to Thrive in a Non Linear, Chaotic World

Understand why the future is radically different than the past and learn the skills, beliefs and behaviours necessary to thrive in this new uncertain and exponential world.

12:40 PM - 01:10 PM

Lunch Break – Sponsor Tech Demos

01:10 PM - 02:05 PM

Cultivating Ethics Culture at Your Organization Beyond Traditional Employee Training

  • Common mental shortcuts, ethical blind spots and potential improper influences on decision making in the workplace which can lead to unethical, and potentially, criminal activity
  • Types of corporate cultures which act as breeding grounds for unethical behavior
  • The critical importance of not only having a “speak up” culture, but also a “listen up” culture
  • Strategies for the development of “moral rebels” and ethics ambassadors at your company
  • Practical scenarios for applications of ethical decision making in the current WFH environment

02:05 PM - 03:00 PM

Panel Discussion: The Future of CPAs - Driving the Change in a Very Traditional Profession

Moderated By:


03:00 PM - 03:10 PM

Break + Sponsor Highlights

03:10 PM - 04:05 PM

Closing Keynote: Innovating to Thrive

Many of the digital trends that were in place before COVID-19 have now accelerated. Companies have stepped up their adoption of exponential technologies as the pandemic has marked the tipping point from the physical to the digital economy. In past recessions, companies that maintained a focus on innovation thrived as they led the pack bringing us innovations like the iPhone, Uber and Airbnb. This keynote will focus on these trends and how companies, and Canada can focus on innovation to thrive after the pandemic.

04:05 PM - 04:10 PM

Closing Remarks

04:10 PM - 04:30 PM


Tuesday, September 22, 2020
From $240