2013 Events & Conferences
The World Islamic Banking Conference
TFSA President and CEO, Janet Ecker, will be speaking on a panel at the world's largest and most influential annual gathering of international Islamic finance industry leadersto fast-Track international growth opportunities takes place this December. With over 1,300 Islamic finance leaders, representation from over 50 Countries and over 100 international speakers and thought leaders - this is a one of a kind event.
For more info on the event
Toronto Global Forum: Financial Services and the Digital Frontier - Embracing Mobility
Join us at the TFSA sponsored breakout session on Financial Services and the Digital Frontier. Technological innovation, in the form of mobile smart devices, advances in data collection, and cloud computing, is having a profound influence on the financial services sector and creating a faster and more complex framework. With the rise of emerging technologies in the financial services sector, what kind of regulatory reforms are required to mitigate risks and help identify growth opportunities? How is the payment ecosystem being reshaped by the advent of mobile technology?
For more info on the event - view the Toronto Global Forum Program
Equipos North America Client Communications Conference
Janet Ecker will be giving the keynote address at this conference for financial services professionals. Learn how innovation and trends in client servicing and client communications are driving client experience, client retention and operational efficiency. Presenters and panelists will discuss topics including client-centricity, cost-effective client servicing and associated ROI. Speakers and panelists will include senior executives from Equipos, Deliotte, TD Asset Management and Microsoft in addition to the TFSA.
Discussion of Islamic Finance in Dubai
Dubai Department of Economic Development.
2013 Montreal Fintech Conference
FinTech 2013 is intended to promote financial application development to attendees from the finance, information technology and risk management sectors, both domestically and abroad. The conference also seeks to help discover new talents, create networking opportunities, raise interest in the combined fields of finance and information technology, as well as contribute to the visibility of Montréal's financial technology expertise.For more information, please click on the link.
The Toronto Forum on Entrepreneurship and Innovation
On May 7th, TFSA President, Janet Ecker, will join a diverse group of Canadian leaders discussing the topic of Toronto's international competitiveness. This event will be hosted by the Ted Rogers School of Management.Join us for a lively discussion and debate on how entrepreneurship, creativity and industry can help build our communities, our city, and help secure our position in the international network of cities.
City Week 2013: The International Financial Services Forum
TFSA will be sponsoring this year's City Week Conference. This exclusive event brings together the senior management from both the providers and users of international financial services with politicians, government officials, regulators and others who are contributing to the reshaping of the global industry. TFSA will be running a session on April 23, 2013 at 2:20, 'Toronto's role in financing the clean tech revolution', where Janet Ecker will partner with TMX to discuss why Toronto is a leader in financing the green revolution. If you can't make, stop by our exhibition booth running on April 22nd & 23rd for more information.
3rd Canadian Alternative Investment Forum
Who Attends:Alternative Fund ManagersSophisticated International InvestorsAccredited Canadian Investors Alternative investment industry professionals
Canadian Financial Technologies Innovation Reception and CIO Roundtable in New York
Toronto financial technology leader Dan Rosen featured at New York Financial Services Chief Information Officers roundtable. Program organised by the Consulate General of Canada in partnership with Ontario and Investissement Québec aimed at encouraging U.S. financial services firms to consider R&D in Canada and to showcase the Fintech products developed by best-in-class Canadian companies. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cleantech TSX/TSXV – Best Practices for Building a Company Through the Capital Markets
Canada is home to world-class clean technology companies that are continuously developing new, cutting-edge ideas. Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange support this emerging wave of Canadian companies by providing access to capital to fund R&D and support the growth of these diverse companies.Join Michael J. Kousaie, Head of Business Development, TSX - Clean Technology and Rupert Merer, Director - Research (Clean Tech and Renewable Energy), National Bank Financial as they discuss: Current investor focus around the cleantech sector, valuation of early-stage cleantech companies, deal structures & tools for understanding the capital markets.
PDAC International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange
PDAC International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange is the world's leading Convention for people, companies and organizations in, or connected with, mineral exploration.The four-day annual Convention held in Toronto, Canada has grown in size, stature and influence since it began in 1932 and today is the event of choice for the world's mineral industry. In addition to meeting over 1,000 exhibitors, 30,369 attendees from 125 countries, it allows you the opportunity to attend technical sessions, short courses as well as social and networking events.PDAC 2013 - Where the world's mineral industry meets!
FT Global Investment Series: Focus on Canada Create. Innovate. Grow.
In the latest series of high-level forums, the Financial Times and the Government of Canada, will bring together senior policy-makers and business leaders from the US, Canada and abroad for six conferences in Seattle, Chicago, Palo Alto, Newport Beach, Boston and New York to discuss the latest sector trends, the key areas of growth, and factors relevant to considering Canada as a place to invest. Please click on the link for more information and how to attend.
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