Conference Co-Chairs

Ron Anderson

Chief Innovation & Technology Officer
Edmonton Police Service

Paul VandeGraaf

Chief of Police
Cobourg Police Service


Paulo Da Silva

Deputy Chief
York Regional Police

Anthony Odoardi

Deputy Chief
Peel Regional Police

Danny G. Smyth

Chief of Police
Winnipeg Police Service
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police

Scott Tod

Chief of Police
North Bay Police Service
Past Co-Chair E-Crime Committee
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police

S/Sgt. Jeremy Ashley

Operations Division
Belleville Police Service

Det. Const. Kenrick Bagnall

Co-Ordinated Cyber Centre (RET)
Toronto Police Service

Brad Birt

Chief Operating Officer

Jeff Brooks

General Manager/Paramedic Chief
Medavie Health Services (Chatham-Kent)
Former Chair Canadian Public Safety Interoperability Workshop (CPSIW)

Kevin Byrnes

Senior Account Technology Strategist
Microsoft Canada

Phil Crnko

Black Castle Networks Inc.

Insp. Lina Dabit

OIC FP Cybercrime Investigative Team, Toronto CIT
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Kevin Devine

Channel Sales, East
Veritone, Inc.

Benjamin L. Edgar

Manager, System Engineering, Public Sector, Central Canada

Captain Amy Gauldin

Firearms Investigations and Intelligence Division Commander
Winston-Salem Police Department

Adam Hassan

Director, Sales Engineering & Professional Services
Axon Canada

Matt Howell

Solutions Engineer, Public Sector Central Canada

Captain Darin Hull

Special Response & Technologies
Cobb County Police Department

Matthew Hutchinson

Detective Sergeant, Intelligence Services, Cyber Support and Digital Forensics
Peel Regional Police

Paula Laughlin

Executive Director
Victims Services of Kingston and Frontenac

David Lust

Executive Director, Information Technology Division
Edmonton Police Service

Cst. Nathan Mason

Traffic Services Unit
Peterborough Police Service

Mark Massop

Head of Nexyte North America

Mark Nadir

Presales Security Expert

Tom Paniak

Senior Manager, Network Architect
Bell Canada

Tero Pesonen

Chairman, Critical Communications Broadband Group
The Critical Communications Association (TCCA)

Saniat J. Sohrawardi

DeFake Project Lead, Research Assistant
Rochester Institute of Technology

Y. Kelly Wu

Research Assistant
Rochester Institute of Technology