Change Leadership Conference 2021 - The Change Leadership


Join us for The Change Leadership Conference 2021 in Toronto on May 27th!


Canada’s Premier Learning and Networking Event for Executives and Professionals Responsible for Leading Change


Hear from Industry Leaders and Renowned AI, Digital Transformation, Change and Knowledge Experts right here in Toronto!



Learn To Lead Your Organization Through The Changes and Impact of Disruptive Technologies.


Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Blockchain, and all things Fourth Industrial Revolution are now at the forefront and instrumental to business success. These technologies are revolutionizing how people live and work globally, and across diverse industries.


  • Create a culture of change and increase your influence

  • Learn how to respond to change better and faster

  • Hear real-life case studies on leading change and innovation

  • Better harness your teams in leading and managing resistance to change

  • Increase ROIs from change initiatives in your organization

  • Strategies and insights to stay ahead in a competitive market

2021 Speakers

Rola Dagher

President & CEO, Cisco Canada

Michael Anthony Eubanks

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, LCBO

Dr. Wendy Cukier

Professor and Founder of the Diversity Institute at Ryerson University

Mohammed Chahdi

Head of Americas HR Operations Services, Dell Technologies

Carl Oxholm

Partner and Emotional Intelligence Subject Matter Expert , PwC

Barbara A. Trautlein

Founder, Change Catalyst

Ayleen Farnood

Disruptor, The Knowledge Society

Mishaal Lakhani

Activator, The Knowledge Society


Seyone Chithrananda

Innovator, The Knowledge Society

Soula Courlas

Management Consulting Executive, Talent, Organization and Human Dynamics


More Amazing Speakers to be Announced Soon!

Previous Speakers

Alex Benay

CIO, Canada And Deputy Minister, Treasury Board

Claudette McGowan

CIO, Enterprise Technology Employee Experience, BMO

Armughan Ahmad

President & Canadian Managing Partner, Digital And Technology Solutions, KPMG

Dr. Ann Cavoukian

Distinguished Expert-In-Residence, Ryerson University

Tomi Poutanen

Co-Founder Of The Vector Institute & Chief AI Officer, TD Bank

Prof. Tiff Macklem

Dean, Rotman School Of Management

John C. Maxwell

#1 Global Renowned Leadership Expert, New York Times Bestselling Author, And Speaker

Jeremy Gutsche

CEO Trendhunter, Globally Renowned Innovation Ecpert, And Author


Tickets and Passes



  • 8:30am - 9:00am

    Open Registration and Tea/ Coffee Reception, and Networking and Exhibitions
  • 9:00am - 9:15am

    Welcome and Opening Remarks
  • 9:15am - 10:00am

    Speaking Session 1 - with Q&A Session
  • 10:00am – 11:00am

    Speaking Session 2 - with Q&A Session
  • 11:00am – 11:30am

    Speaking Session 3
  • 11:30am – 12:30pm

    Lunch, Pictures and Exhibition, and Networking Lounge
  • 12:30pm – 1:15pm

    Panel Discussion with Q&A Session
  • 1:15pm – 2:15pm

    Speaking Session 4
  • 2:15pm – 2:45pm

    Tea/ Coffee Break, Exhibition
  • 2:45pm - 3.30pm

    Speaking Session 5
  • 3:30pm – 4:15pm

    Panel Discussion with Q&A Session
  • 4:15pm

    CLOSE and Networking

Here’s a taste of The Change Leadership experience:



"This conference was brilliant. The environment and feel was perfect for the topic. The speakers each brought a uniqueness to the stage as they shared both their views and how they applied technology within their industries."
- Steve Pinkus, Pinkus Consulting Inc.

"Very thought provoking & motivational day. Change is happening so quickly yet it will never move this slowly again! Wow! A real game changer for me."
- Anne-Marie Cerasuolo, Aviva Insurance


About The Change Leadership


The Change Leadership envisions a future where a new type of leadership ideology thrives. One in which leaders of organizations and governments bridge emergent technology and innovation with the sustainability of employees, customers, the communities in which they do business, in the face of change, and are benevolently rewarded for doing so.

Our purpose is to foster a culture of change leaders who respond better and faster to the uncertainties stemming from disruption, innovation and technology permeating all industry sectors in a rapidly changing world.

Change is dynamic and unending; it is foundational for success, growth and market leadership. Without change, we remain stagnant, experience financial losses, and lose our relevance in the marketplace! Our mission is to accelerate the preparation of leaders, change agents, and organizations to respond dynamically to the rapid pace of Change and Innovation taking place around us.

'The Change Leadership' Series is presented by OliveBlue Incorporated, a global Change Management Consultancy and a team of business experts who are skilled in crafting memorable learning and brand experiences.


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