2020 Speakers

BINGING TOGETHER DIGITAL MINDS, DIGITALLY.

Join us and meet these entrepreneurs, creative, developers, specialists in digital and technological tools, involved in digital research and in the development of new ideas on the uses and impacts of the digital in various sectors!

MTL connect: Montreal Digital Week aims to look across the board at the main questions related to digital development, focusing on its economic, social, cultural and environmental impacts in various sectors of activity. Montreal Digital Week will contribute to facilitate the transfer of expertise between different ecosystems and encourage the cross-fertilization of knowledge. This event aims to support organizations and various sectors in their digital transformation process and to promote digital innovations at the local, national and international levels.


Our speakers

Jeanne Holm

Jeanne Holm

Chief Data Officer - City of Los Angeles / USA
Paul-Olivier Dehaye

Paul-Olivier Dehaye

Founder - PersonalData.IO / Switzerland & Cambridge Analytica case
Alissa Knight

Alissa Knight

Cybersecurity Influencer, Hacker, Author & Partner - Knight Ink / USA
Sir Rob Wainwright

Sir Rob Wainwright

Senior Partner - Deloitte / Former Executive Director - Europol / Netherlands
Audrey Tang

Audrey Tang

Digital Minister / Taiwan

Éric Caire

Éric Caire

Minister for Government Digital Transformation / Québec
Theodora Lau

Theodora Lau

Writer, Podcaster & Founder - Unconventional Ventures / USA
Jean-Gabriel Ganascia

Jean-Gabriel Ganascia

Professor & Computer Scientist - Ethical committee of the CNRS (COMETS) / France
Denise Johansson

Denise Johansson

Co-Founder & CEO - Enfuce / Finland
Victor Riparbelli

Victor Riparbelli

Co-Founder and CEO - Synthesia / London (UK)

Stijn Christiaens

Stijn Christiaens

Co-Founder and CTO - Collibra / Belgium
Samuel Bonneau

Samuel Bonneau

CEO - FORTICA Cybersécurité / Quebec
Sébastien Ravoux

Sébastien Ravoux

Innovation Leader - Onepoint / France
Saliou Diallo

Saliou Diallo

CEO and founder - Irokko / Montreal
Sasha Luccioni

Sasha Luccioni

Postdoctoral researcher - UdeM / Montreal

Martine Roy

Martine Roy

Regional Director, LGBTQ2+ Business Development Quebec & Eastern Canada - TD Bank / Montreal
Nako Mbelle

Nako Mbelle

Founder and CEO - FinTech Recruiters / Toronto
Ramy AlDamati

Ramy AlDamati

Founder - TrustyCrypto / UAE
Laurent Therrien

Laurent Therrien

Advisor, Sustainable Development, Public and Government Affairs - Énergir / Montreal
Louis Roy

Louis Roy

CEO and founder - Optel Group / Quebec

Amira Boutouchent

Amira Boutouchent

Co-founder and CEO - Bridgr / Montreal
Jean-Francois Poulin

Jean-Francois Poulin

Senior User Experience Practitioner - City of Montreal / Montreal
Karine Pierre

Karine Pierre

Partnership-Innovation Manager - Air Pays de la Loire / France
Sebastian Moreno-Vacca

Sebastian Moreno-Vacca

Founder and CEO - A2M / Belgium
Aly Madhavji

Aly Madhavji

Managing Partner - Blockchain Founders Fund / Singapor

Annie Levasseur

Annie Levasseur

Professor - École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS) / Montreal
Dr Anino Emuwa

Dr Anino Emuwa

Founder and Managing Director - Avandis Consulting / France
Chetan Choudhury

Chetan Choudhury

Advisor - Prime Minister's Office / UAE
Geneviève Desautels

Geneviève Desautels

CEO - Amplio Strategies Inc and illuxi / Montreal
Housam Elokda

Housam Elokda

Operations Manager & Urban Planner - Happy City / Vancouver

Amélie Crouzat

Amélie Crouzat

Director and HR Consultant - Sounding Board Consultancy / Montreal
Fehmi Jaafar

Fehmi Jaafar

Researcher - CRIM | Affiliate Assistant Professor - Concordia University / Montreal
Dr Karim Ganame

Dr Karim Ganame

Founder and Cybersecurity Expert - StreamScan Cybersecurity / Montreal
Layial El-Hadi

Layial El-Hadi

Executive Director - Fintech Cadence / Montreal
Alexis Theriault

Alexis Theriault

CEO and co-founder - Agent Health / Montreal

Patrick Charland

Patrick Charland

Full professor, UNESCO Chair Curriculum Development - UQAM / Montreal
Olivier Blais

Olivier Blais

Co-Founder & Data Scientist - Moov AI / Montreal
Eric Cassar

Eric Cassar

Founder & Main Architect - ARKHENSPACES / France
Vincent Conitzer

Vincent Conitzer

Founder & CEO - Econorithms / Consultant - Avata Intelligence / USA
Jean-Philippe Beaudet

Jean-Philippe Beaudet

CEO, CTO and Co-Founder - VSekur / Montreal

Karim Slaoui

Karim Slaoui

Co-Founder and VP Hardware - Cowboy / Belgium
Esma Aïmeur

Esma Aïmeur

Professor & Director of A.I. for Cybersecurity Lab - UdeM / Montreal
Jan Christopher Arp

Jan Christopher Arp

Managing Partner & Co-Founder - Holt Accelerator / Montreal
Dobah Carre

Dobah Carre

Senior lawyer and founder - Prudence AI / Montreal
Amir Belkhelladi

Amir Belkhelladi

Partner, Cybersecurity Leader - Deloitte / Montreal

René Breyel

René Breyel

Founder - AIoT Canada / Montreal
Robert G. Mazzolin

Robert G. Mazzolin

Chief Cybersecurity Strategist - RHEA Groupe / Canada
Ursula Eicker

Ursula Eicker

Canada Excellence Research Chair - Concordia University / Montreal
Mathieu Lavoie

Mathieu Lavoie

Co-founder and CEO - Flare Systems / Montreal
Gabriel Tremblay

Gabriel Tremblay

CEO - Delve Labs / Montreal

Sylvain Carle

Sylvain Carle

Partner - Real Ventures / Montreal
Lise Lapointe

Lise Lapointe

CEO and Founder - Terranova Security / Quebec
Philippe Richard Bertrand

Philippe Richard Bertrand

Partner - Amplio Stratégies Inc. & illuxi / Montreal
Rahat Yasir

Rahat Yasir

Lead AI Developer - OSEDEA / Montreal
Lionel Merrien

Lionel Merrien

VP Business Development Identity Data Protection - Thales / Montreal

Corentin Lemaitre

Corentin Lemaitre

Consultant in sustainable mobility and urban planning - C-Mobilité / France
Thierry Karsenti

Thierry Karsenti

Full Professor & Director of the Canada Research Chair in Digital Education - UdeM / Montreal
Sandrine Prom Tep

Sandrine Prom Tep

Professor, Digital Marketing - ESG UQAM / Montreal
Johan Saba

Johan Saba

Co-Founder and Managing Director - Seed AI / Montreal
Jacques Priol

Jacques Priol

CEO & Founder - CIVITEO / France

Sean Merat

Sean Merat

CEO and Co-Founder - Owl.co / Vancouver
Chloé Freslon

Chloé Freslon

Founder - URelles / Montreal
Stéphane Gervais

Stéphane Gervais

VP Executive in strategic innovation  - LACROIX Group / France
Romain Menetrier

Romain Menetrier

Founder - Emblock / France
Frédérique Krupa

Frédérique Krupa

Director of Human Machine Design Lab - École de design Nantes Atlantique / France

Sylvain Viau

Sylvain Viau

CEO and Founder - DSI Security / Montreal
Cédric Melançon

Cédric Melançon

Consultant, IoT solutions architecture - Alithya / Montreal
Steven Fortier

Steven Fortier

Co-CEO - Aquantix / Montreal
Natalie Voland

Natalie Voland

President - GI Quo Vadis inc. / Montreal
Toby Messier

Toby Messier

Co-Founder and Co-CEO - Aquantix AI / Montreal

Jeremy Easterbrook

Jeremy Easterbrook

President & Founder - Index / Montreal
Elsa Bruyère

Elsa Bruyère

Co-Founder, Innovation facilitator - Fabrique agile / Montreal
Imraan Bashir

Imraan Bashir

Partner, Cyber & Digital - KPMG Canada / Ottawa
Christophe Muratet

Christophe Muratet

Director, Innovation & Design - Thales / Montreal
Julien Cousineau

Julien Cousineau

Co-Founder & CTO - Flinks / Montreal

Benoît Dupont

Benoît Dupont

Canada Research Chair in Cybersecurity - UdeM / Montreal
Nikolaj Van Omme

Nikolaj Van Omme

CEO & Founder - Funartech / Montreal
Christian Kengne

Christian Kengne

Cybersecurity Consultant - Accenture / Montreal
Serge-Olivier Paquette

Serge-Olivier Paquette

Research Lead - Intersecting Cyber Security and Data Science - Delve Security / Montreal
Damien Bancal

Damien Bancal

Director, Cyber Intelligence Pole - 8 Brains / Montreal

Nicolas Montpetit

Nicolas Montpetit

Development Agent - CMTL / Montreal
Martin Lemay

Martin Lemay

Director IT- Devolutions
Stéphane Goyette

Stéphane Goyette

Digital Transformation Consultant - FFWDigital / Montreal
Benoit Balmana

Benoit Balmana

CEO - IVÉO / Quebec
Charles Piro

Charles Piro

BIM developer - PIRO Cie / France

Nawel Lafioune

Nawel Lafioune

Researcher - Public works and Government services Canada / Montreal
Carl Morch

Carl Morch

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Mila / Montreal
Remy Gendron

Remy Gendron

Founder and CEO - Ingeno / Montreal
Stéphanie Bouchard

Stéphanie Bouchard

Senior Game Designer in AI - Stockholm Syndrome.AI / Montreal
Lucien Dubois

Lucien Dubois

Vice-Président - Dubois International Inc. / Montréal

Vincent Dussault

Vincent Dussault

Strategic Advisor, Transport - Coop Carbone / Montreal
Manuel Le Gallo

Manuel Le Gallo

Researcher - IBM Research Europe / Switzerland
Martin Deron

Martin Deron

Project lead - Chemins de transition (UdeM) / Montreal

JOIN US TO MTL CONNECT 2020

Come to meet these entrepreneurs, creative, developers, specialists in digital and technological tools, involved in digital research and in the development of new ideas on the uses and impacts of the digital in various sectors!