The annual conference committee’s role is to ensure that this event continues to grow attendance and sponsorship levels by providing a memorable experience for registrants, and by attracting a strong turnout of senior industry executives from Canada and abroad. The committee is charged with preparing a conference program, securing speakers, and developing a budget in collaboration with the finance committee.


Lauren Robinson, Highline Beta
Dino DeLuca
, Triwest Capital Partners
Maria Pacella
, Pender Ventures

Committee Members

Neelam Brar, Roynat Capital
Heather Conradi
, Vancity
Lauren Harris
, Northleaf
Constantine Hatzipanayis
, BDC Captial
Michelle McBane
, StandUp Ventures
Anthony Mouchantaf
, RBCx
John Ruffolo
, Maverix Private Equity Ltd.
Darryl Sam
, Fengate
Jennifer Williams
, Genesys Capital Management