Brenda Allen

Peak Talent Development

Opening Remarks from Conference Chair

November 3, 2015 8:30 am

Wendy Lisogar-Cocchia

Founder & President
Century Plaza Hotel & Spa & Absolute Spa Group

Sue Paish

President & CEO

Susannah Pierce

Director, External Affairs
LNG Canada

Nancy Southern

Chair, President & CEO

Laurie Sterritt

Director, Aboriginal Employment and Business Development
BC Hydro

Shannon Janzen

Chief Forester, Vice-President
Western Forest Products Inc.

Jennifer Reynolds

Women in Capital Markets

Anna Tudela

Vice-President, Diversity Regulatory Affairs & Corporate Secretary
Goldcorp Inc.

Anne Giardini Q.C.

Chancellor, Simon Fraser University
Author & Director

Julia Yan

Vice-President, Regional Sales TMX Equity Transfer Services
President, Association of Women in Finance

Fiona Macfarlane

Chief Inclusiveness Officer Managing Partner, British Columbia
Ernst & Young LLP

Annalisa King

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Best Buy Canada

Jo-Anne Morefield CHRP

Director, Human Resources
Peoples Trust

Robyn Pinese

International Baccalaureate Grade 3 Teacher
St. John’s International School

Kelly Stark-Anderson

Vice-President, Legal & Corporate Affairs
Silver Standard Resources Inc.

Valerie Mann

Managing Partner
Lawson Lundell LLP

Diana Pavlovská

Senior Consultant
The Humphrey Group

Carolyn Stern

Owner & President
Carolyn Stern & Associates

Nicole Fowler

Vice-President and Practice Lead, Marketing & Communications
NATIONAL Public Relations

Keiren Ferris

Tax Lead, Global Royalty Policy
Shell Canada

Fiona Douglas-Crampton

President & CEO
Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education