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BDO Rethink Virtual Conference

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· Stage
BDO’s Digital Journey
Welcome remarks with Patrick Kramer, CEO at BDO Canada.
Pat Kramer
2020-11-24T11:00:00Z 2020-11-24T11:10:00Z America/New_York BDO%E2%80%99s+Digital+Journey https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Unlocking your success through digital transformation: Learnings from the mid-market
Based on the recent BDO survey, we will uncover the success factors of a digital transformation roadmap.
Malcolm Cohron
2020-11-24T11:10:00Z 2020-11-24T11:30:00Z America/New_York Unlocking+your+success+through+digital+transformation%3A+Learnings+from+the+mid-market+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Seizing opportunity through AI
What is the recovery and growth outlook for your industry?
2020-11-24T11:30:00Z 2020-11-24T12:00:00Z America/New_York Seizing+opportunity+through+AI https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
BREAK: Option 3 - Networking
Connect with mid-market executives and owners to learn more about how their business is evolving in this new landscape.
2020-11-24T12:00:00Z 2020-11-24T12:15:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+3+-+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
BREAK: Option 2 - Virtual Booths
Visit our virtual booths for a chance to learn how these products and services can help revolutionize your digital business challenges.
2020-11-24T12:00:00Z 2020-11-24T12:15:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+2+-+Virtual+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
BREAK: Option 1 - Live painting by JessGo
World renowned live event painter, JessGo, will create a custom throughout the conference, final reveal at 3:30pm break.
2020-11-24T12:00:00Z 2020-11-24T12:15:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+1+-+Live+painting+by+JessGo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Changing consumer behavior and your business
Shopping habits as well as online usage has changed significantly during COVID. Learn new consumer trends and how it will impact your business.
Walter Flaat
2020-11-24T12:15:00Z 2020-11-24T12:45:00Z America/New_York Changing+consumer+behavior+and+your+business https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Leading through turbulence: in conversation with David Patchell-Evans, CEO, Goodlife
Strong leadership is tested during hard times. Hear how Goodlife’s CEO pivoted and built resilience during the pandemic towards a new diversified model.
David Patchell-Evans Deann Young
2020-11-24T12:45:00Z 2020-11-24T13:15:00Z America/New_York Leading+through+turbulence%3A+in+conversation+with+David+Patchell-Evans%2C+CEO%2C+Goodlife+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
BREAK
Go grab lunch, come back to watch BDO's leaders compete in a trivia game. You can also play along!
2020-11-24T13:15:00Z 2020-11-24T13:30:00Z America/New_York BREAK https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
VIRTUAL FUN: Cash Cab
Watch BDO's leaders compete in a trivia game.
2020-11-24T13:30:00Z 2020-11-24T14:00:00Z America/New_York VIRTUAL+FUN%3A+Cash+Cab+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 1 - Technology & Life Sciences industry
2020: Industry views on what’s next in tech and life sciences.
Matt Harrison Jamie Barron Luk Raymond Luke Sheen
2020-11-24T14:00:00Z 2020-11-24T14:45:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+1+-+Technology+%26+Life+Sciences+industry https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 1 - Manufacturing & Distribution
Margin Improvement: How to navigate added costs and shrinking revenues.
David Linton Harry Lake Mathew Wilson
2020-11-24T14:00:00Z 2020-11-24T14:45:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+1+-+Manufacturing+%26+Distribution https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 1 - Retail & Consumer Business
From bricks to clicks: what’s in the mind of the consumer?
Michael LeBlanc Chris Elliott Lyn Little
2020-11-24T14:00:00Z 2020-11-24T14:45:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+1+-+Retail+%26+Consumer+Business https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 1 - Real Estate & Construction
Addressing the changing landscape of real estate.
Jameson Bouffard Stefan Teague
2020-11-24T14:00:00Z 2020-11-24T14:45:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+1+-+Real+Estate+%26+Construction https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 2 - Technology & Life Sciences
Scalable and saleable: A panel discussion on the top priorities for tech companies.
Michael Hiley Kelly Johnstone Daniel Ma Harry Chana Sunil Sharma
2020-11-24T14:45:00Z 2020-11-24T15:30:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+2+-+Technology+%26+Life+Sciences https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 2 - Manufacturing & Distribution
Invest or divest: From expanding to exiting.
Jamie Windle Cameron Percy Paul Boucher Matt Ambrose Dale Tingley
2020-11-24T14:45:00Z 2020-11-24T15:30:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+2+-+Manufacturing+%26+Distribution https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 2 - Retail & Consumer Business
Reimagining retail: How to build resilience for long-term growth.
Michael Astone Anna Giampà Greg Lloyd Matt Sturges
2020-11-24T14:45:00Z 2020-11-24T15:30:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+2+-+Retail+%26+Consumer+Business https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Breakout Session 2 - Real Estate & Construction
Construction Technology (ConTech): Enabling Innovation through Construction Technology.
2020-11-24T14:45:00Z 2020-11-24T15:30:00Z America/New_York Breakout+Session+2+-+Real+Estate+%26+Construction https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
BREAK: Option 2 - Virtual Booths
Visit our virtual booths for a chance to learn how these products and services can help revolutionize your digital business challenges.
2020-11-24T15:30:00Z 2020-11-24T15:50:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+2+-+Virtual+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
BREAK: Option 3 - Networking
Connect with mid-market executives and owners to learn more about how their business is evolving in this new landscape.
2020-11-24T15:30:00Z 2020-11-24T15:50:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+3+-+Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
BREAK: Option 1 - Live painting by JessGo
World renowned live event painter, JessGo, final reveal now!
2020-11-24T15:30:00Z 2020-11-24T15:50:00Z America/New_York BREAK%3A+Option+1+-+Live+painting+by+JessGo https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Enhancing your culture while scaling your growth
Learn more about the strategies used to engage employees at a high growth firm and the technologies they leverage to help manage the workforce.
Travis Dutka
2020-11-24T15:50:00Z 2020-11-24T16:20:00Z America/New_York Enhancing+your+culture+while+scaling+your+growth https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Bringing it all together
Closing Remarks with Patrick Kramer, CEO at BDO Canada.
Pat Kramer
2020-11-24T16:20:00Z 2020-11-24T16:30:00Z America/New_York Bringing+it+all+together+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
Last chance to connect with mid-market executives and owners to learn more about how their business is evolving in this new landscape.
2020-11-24T16:30:00Z 2020-11-24T17:00:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Musical break with Tanika Charles
Juno Award and Polaris Prize-nominated Toronto R&B/Soul singer, Tanika Charles will join us to share her soulful voice.
2020-11-24T16:30:00Z 2020-11-24T17:00:00Z America/New_York Musical+break+with+Tanika+Charles https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fbdo-rethink-virtual-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Sunil Sharma

Managing Director, Due Diligence Advisory Services, BDO Canada

Jamie Windle

Partner, BDO Canada

Chris Elliott

Restaurants Canada, Senior Economist

Lyn Little

BDO Canada, National Franchise Industry Leader

David Patchell-Evans

Goodlife, CEO

Paul Boucher

BDO Canada, Special Advisory Services Manufacturing Industry Team, Leader

Pat Kramer

CEO at BDO Canada

Matt Harrison

National Leader for Emerging Technology at BDO Canada

Jamie Barron

Partner, BDO Canada

Luk Raymond

Founder and CEO, Hockeystick

Luke Sheen

Executive Director, Halo Health

Michael Hiley

Partner, BDO Canada

Mathew Wilson

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, Senior Vice President

Kelly Johnstone

Partner, BDO Canada

Daniel Ma

Partner, BDO Canada

Harry Chana

International Tax Practice Leader and Transition Tax Leader, BDO Canada

Matt Sturges

Partner, BDO Canada, Leader – Outsourcing Services

Walter Flaat

Dentsu Data Labs, Chief Data Office

David Linton

BDO Canada, Consulting Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Leader

Edward Ramsay

Partner, BDO Canada

Deann Young

BDO Canada, Director, People Advisory

Harry Lake

BDO Canada, National Lead of Operations, Consulting

Cameron Percy

BDO Canada, Director at BDO Transaction Advisory Services

Matt Ambrose

BDO Canada, Consulting - Technology Partner

Dale Tingley

Canadian Business Growth Fund, Senior Investor

Jameson Bouffard

BDO Canada, National Real Estate & Construction Leader

Stefan Teague

Cushman Wakefield, Executive Managing Director

Michael LeBlanc

M.E. LeBlanc & Company, Founder and Host of The Voice of Retail

Anna Giampà

Director, BDO Canada

Malcolm Cohron

BDO US, National Leader, Digital Transformation

Anne-Marie Henson

Partner, BDO Canada

Travis Dutka

Culture Curator, 360Insights

Greg Lloyd

Director, Strategy & Operations, BDO Canada

Michael Astone

BDO Canada, Senior Manager, Capital Advisory

Sonia Edmonds

BDO Canada, National Leader, Consulting

Brion Hendry

BDO Canada, Partner, Central Group A&A leader

David Keddy

BDO Canada, Advisory Service Line Leader

Rafi Majeed

BDO Canada, Chief Digital Officer

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