The Canadian Institute is excited to announce the return of the acclaimed Canadian Forum on Global Economic Sanctions in Winter of 2024!

2023 Speakers Included

Jennifer Graham

Deputy Director Sanctions Policy Division
Global Affairs Canada


Alison Cooper

Chief, Financial Sector Investigations
Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) US Treasury Department


Jim Mullinax

Director of Sanctions Policy and Implementation
U.S. Department of State


Michel Allen

Chief Compliance Officer
BNP Paribas


Rie Ishizuka

Assistant Vice President, Compliance
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Canada Branch


Kenneth Purchase

Senior Director Global Trade Requirements Management, Office of the General Counsel
Pratt & Whitney


Orlando Silva

Legal Counsel
Director – Export Controls, Customs, International Trade and Corporate Social Responsibility Matters Blackberry

This is the must-attend event of the year for the economic sanction’s community in Canada! Join a Canadian and international faculty of government of officials, companies and financial institutions, and outside counsel involved in some of the most significant matters to date.

As the only comprehensive, practical sanctions event of its kind in Canada, the revamped agenda will address the most pressing issues coming across your desk, including Russia, China, Cuba and Humanitarian Sanctions developments and compliance best practices.