Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Samantha Nutt

MD, MSc, CCFP, FRCPC, C.M. Founder of War Child Canada and War Child USA

Jeffrey Simpson

Acclaimed Journalist, Former National Affairs Columnist for The Globe and Mail

More Speakers:

Scott White

CEO and Editor-in-Chief of the Conversation Canada

Dr. Samantha Yammine (Science Sam)

Neuroscientist and Science Communicator

Dr. David Wiljer

Executive Director, Education, Technology & Innovation, University Health Network

Dr. Aled Edwards

CEO, Structural Genomics Consortium

Michelle Quinlan

Research Family Leader Program Coordinator, CHEO

Dr. Mark Clemons

Clinical Investigator, Cancer Therapeutics Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, staff medical oncologist, Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, and Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa

Selina Brudnicki

Program Lead, Digital Patient Experience Program, UHN Digital, Technology & Innovation Portfolio

Dr. Manoj Lalu

Associate Scientist, Clinical Epidemiology and Regenerative Medicine Programs, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Anesthesiologist, Ottawa Hospital, and Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

Dr. Ryan Wiley

President, Shift Health

Dr. Lauren Kelly

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics & Child Health and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, and Scientist, Children's Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba

Jenn Gordon

Director of Operations, Canadian Breast Cancer Network

Stay tuned for more speakers!