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2021 RIA Virtual Conference

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Mark Carney

UN Special Envoy on Climate Action and Finance

Kelly Hirsch

Senior ESG Analyst, Vancity Investment Management

Peter Richardson

Climate Strategist, Manifest Climate

Peter Richardson

Climate Strategist, Manifest Climate

Daniel Oura

Director, Strategic Accounts & ETF Specialist - Western Canada, AGF Investments Inc.

Marc Foran

Chief Investment Officer, Rally Assets.

Deborah Debas

Responsible Investment (RI) specialist, Desjardins Investments Inc.

Matthew Stevenson

Regional Sales Director, Desjardins

Doug Guzman

Group Head, RBC Wealth Management, RBC Insurance RBC Investor & Treasury Services

Jonathan Lo

VP and Client Portfolio Manager, AGF Investment Management

Alexa Blain

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Deetken Impact

Diane Young

Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income & Co-Head, Corporate Bonds, Addenda Capital

Sean Gilbert

Director, Member Engagement, GIIN

Deborah Kidd

Director, Global Industry Standards, CFA Institute

Jackie Cook

Director of Investment Stewardship Research, Morningstar

Belissa Rojas

Impact Measurement and Management Lead, SDG Impact Team, UNDP

Michelle de Cordova

Principal, ESG Global Advisors Inc.

Chris Fidler

Senior Director, Product Management, CFA Institute

Jamie Bonham

Director, Corporate Engagement, NEI

Marie-Justine Labelle

Head of Responsible Investment, Desjardins Investments

Michelle Edkins

Managing Director, Investment Stewardship, BlackRock

Sean Cleary

Chair, Institute for Sustainable Finance, Queen's University

Kate Murray

Director, Impact Management, Rally Assets

Ryan Riordan

Research Director, Institute for Sustainable Finance, Queen's University

Olga Bordatcheva

Senior Manager, Member Relations, RIA Canada

Dustyn Lanz

CEO, RIA Canada

Mary Robinson

Director, Research, Policy & Collaboration, RIA Canada

John Coyne

VP External Affairs & Sustainability, Unilever Canada

Melissa Shin

Editorial Director, Advisor's Edge and Investment Executive

Sarah Keyes

Principal, ESG Global Advisors

Brent Bergeron

Senior VP, Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Pan American Silver Corp.

Monique Mathys-Graaff

Senior Advisor and Public Markets Lead, Impact Management Project

Greg Dalgetty

Senior Editor, Investment Executive

Muska Ulhaq

Manager, Operations and Programs, RIA Canada

Ian Robertson

VP, Director and Portfolio Manager, Odlum Brown Limited

Rosalie Vendette

Sustainable Finance Expert

Lindsey Walton

Head of Canada, Principles for Responsible Investment

Carol Smith

Financial Advisor, Desjardins Financial Security Independent

Jory Cohen

Director of Finance and Impact Investment, Inspirit Foundation

Sarah Couturier-Tanoh

Senior Shareholder Engagement & Policy Analyst, SHARE

Susan Uthayakumar

President, Sustainability Business Division, Schneider Electric

Sucheta Rajagopal

Portfolio Manager, Research Capital Corp

Bruce Duguid

Director, Head of Stewardship, EOS, Federated Hermes

Berenice Lasfargues

ESG Specialist, BNP Paribas Asset Management

Anuj A. Shah

Partner, Head of US & UK, KKS Advisors

Bertrand Millot

Head of Climate Risk and Issues, CDPQ

Lara Zink

President and CEO, Women in Capital Markets

Rahul Bhardwaj

President and CEO, Institute of Corporate Directors

Jennifer Coulson

Vice President, ESG, BCI

Christine Bergeron

President and CEO, Vancity

Achille Ginocchio

Regional Vice President, Sales, AGF Investments Inc.

Alda Pavao

Senior Portfolio Manager, Canadian Equities, Addenda Capital

Delaney Greig

Director of Sustainable Investment, Addenda Capital

Rachel Murphy

Gender & Sustainability Officer, Deetken Impact

Kelly Gauthier

Managing Director and Partner, Rally Assets

Michela Gregory

Director of ESG Services, NEI Investments

David Rutherford

Vice President of ESG Services, NEI Investments

David Gregoire

Vice President, Federated Hermes

Elise Gregg

Portfolio Management Consultant, Vancity Investment Management

Catherine Philogène

VP, Product Management, RBC GAM

Maia Becker

Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment, RBC GAM

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NEI Investments

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