Mark H. Goldberg & Associates Inc. & NBI/Michael Sone Associates Inc.

invite you to attend this special gathering
of Canada’s Telecommunications Leadership.

The 2018
Canadian Telecom Summit
June 4th to June 6th • Toronto Congress Centre
Innovation and Disruption in ICT:
reinventing and securing our business and personal lives

The 2018 Canadian Telecom Summit

The 2018 Canadian Telecom Summit is taking place June 4-6, 2018 in Toronto. Our theme for 2018 is: :Innovation and Disruption in ICT:
reinventing and securing our business and personal lives”

Canadian Telecom Summit gives you the chance to hear from and talk with them in both a structured atmosphere of frank discussion and
high octane idea exchange and schmooze in a more relaxed social setting of genial conversation. The leadership of the telecom, broadcast &
IT industries will converge in Toronto to discuss the key issues and trends that will impact this critical sector of the economy. Join more than
350 of your peers, suppliers, policy makers, regulators, customers and competitors in attending telecom's most important gathering.

Now in its 17th year, The Canadian Telecom Summit has become the place for Canada's ICT leaders to meet, interact and do business. As in
past years, this year's Summit will feature high-octane interaction, top-level keynote speakers and thought-provoking panel discussions. Plan
to join us.

The Canadian Telecom Summit has something for everyone! Hear keynote addresses from senior executives from across the industry. Meet with
your suppliers, customers and peers for 3 full days of thought provoking interaction.

Keynote
Speakers Robert Ghiz
President & CEO
Honoré LaBourdette
VP Global Market Development,
Allison Lenehan
President
Jamie Leverton
VP & GM,
CWTA Telco Business Group Xplornet Canada & APAC
VMware Communication Cogeco Peer 1

Dean Prevost Georg Serentschy Ken Smithard Michael Weening Mark Goldberg Michael Sone
President, Managing Partner President, Executive Vice President, Principal Principal
Enterprise Serentschy Advisory Cogeco Sales and Marketing Mark H. Goldberg NBI / Michael
Rogers Services Connexion Calix & Associates Sone Associates

Information & Registration at telecomsummit.com
Agenda Monday June 4th DAY 1
7:00am Registration 12:30pm Lunch
Sponsored by TekSavvy
Dean Prevost
Espresso Bar President, Enterprise
Rogers
Sponsored by Ice Wireless and Iristel

Business Hub
Sponsored by VMware

WiFi
Sponsored by telecon
2:15pm Cyber Security
Securing your data, protecting your privacy
8:30am Opening Remarks
Chris Anderson Ann Cavoukian
Mark Goldberg Michael Sone (moderator) Distinguished
Principal, Principal, Principal, Expert-in-Residence
Mark H Goldberg NBI / Michael Castlekeep Ryerson University
& Associates Sone Associates

Mark H. Goldberg
& Associates Inc.
Deborah Evans Sean Forkan
www.mhgoldberg.com
Associate Chief VP and Country
Privacy Officer Manager - Canada,

8:45am
Rogers Communications VMware
Opening Keynote

TBA Carey Frey
VP, Telus Security
and CSO,
TELUS

3:30pm Coffee
9:15am Keynote sponsored by Allstream

4:00pm
Ken Smithard
President, Network Innovation
Cogeco Connexion Transforming networks & applications for nextgen services

John Antonio James Buchanan
(moderator) SVP & GM Ensemble
Chief Strategy Officer ADVA Optical Networking
Interdynamix

9:15am Keynote
David Fell Ibrahim Gedeon
Michael Weening CEO Chief Technology Officer
Executive Vice President, Eastern Ontario TELUS
Sales and Marketing Regional Broadband
Calix Network

Ray Lahoud
COO,
Allstream

10:30am Coffee
sponsored by Calix
5:00pm Keynote
11:00am Customer Experience Management Jamie Leverton
VP & GM, Canada & APAC
Cogeco Peer 1
Stephen Eyre Ryan Maund
(moderator) SVP, Customer
Area VP, Cloud & Operations & Loyalty
Smart Home and Bell
Business Solutions
Calix
Craig Thornton Rob Daleman TBA
VP, National Business
Solutions
VP, Corporate
Marketing 5:30pm Cocktail Reception
TELUS Quadient An annual highlight
sponsored by Cogeco

12:00pm Keynote
TBA

Information & Registration at telecomsummit.com
Agenda Tuesday June 5th DAY 2
7:00am Registration 12:00pm Keynote
Sponsored by TekSavvy
Georg Serentschy
Espresso Bar Managing Partner,
Serentschy Advisory Services
Sponsored by Ice Wireless and Iristel

Business Hub
Sponsored by VMware

WiFi 12:30pm Lunch
Sponsored by telecon sponsored by Comarch
TBA
8:25am Opening Remarks
Mark Goldberg Michael Sone
Principal, Principal,
Mark H Goldberg NBI / Michael
& Associates Sone Associates

2:15pm
Mark H. Goldberg
& Associates Inc.
www.mhgoldberg.com
Keynote
Robert Ghiz
President & CEO
8:30am Opening Keynote CWTA

TBA

2:30pm The Evolution of Emergency Communications
NG-911, Wireless Public Alerts

9:15am Keynote Ed Antecol Don Ferguson
CEO and Founder,
Lawyer
TBA NGA911
Telecom Group

Paul Temple Peter White
SVP, Regulatory AVP, Global Public Policy
& Strategic Affairs, AT&T
Pelmorex Weather
Sponsored by
9:45am
Networks
Telecom Employer of Choice Award
3:30pm Coffee
10:00am Coffee
4:00pm Regulatory Blockbuster

10:30am Keynote
Greg O'Brien Mirko Bibic Samer Bishay
Honoré LaBourdette
(Moderator) Chief Legal & President & CEO
VP Global Market Development,
Editor & Publisher, Regulatory Officer Iristel & Ice Wireless
Telco Business Group,
VMware Cartt.ca and EVP, Corporate
Development
Bell Canada and BCE

Andy David Watt Ted Woodhead
Kaplan-Myrth SVP, Regulatory, Senior Vice President,
VP, Regulatory & Rogers Strategic Policy Advisor
11:00am The 5G Journey Carrier Affairs
TekSavvy Solutions
TELUS
IoT, connected cards, mobile video and more

Eric Smith Jeff Burlock
(Moderator)
VP, Regulatory
Co-Founder & VP,
Strategic Technology,
5:30pm Closing Remarks
Affairs, Xplornet Mark Goldberg Michael Sone
CWTA Communications Principal, Principal,
Mark H Goldberg NBI / Michael
& Associates Sone Associates
Bruce Rodin Chengyan Han
VP Wireless Networks, Chief Marketing Officer, Mark H. Goldberg
& Associates Inc.
Bell ZTE Americas www.mhgoldberg.com

Information & Registration at telecomsummit.com
Agenda Wednesday June 6th DAY 3
7:00am Registration 11:30am Cultivating an Innovation Economy
Sponsored by TekSavvy

Espresso Bar
Sponsored by Ice Wireless and Iristel Namir Anani Robert Asselin
(Moderator) Sr. Director,
CEO Global Policy
Business Hub Information & Blackberry
Sponsored by VMware Telecommunications
Technology Council
WiFi
Sponsored by telecon Samer Bishay TBA
President & CEO,
Iristel & Ice Wireless
Breakfast
Sponsored by Xplornet

8:25am Opening Remarks 12:30pm Lunch
sponsored by Bell
Mark Goldberg Michael Sone
Principal, Principal, TBA
Mark H Goldberg NBI / Michael
& Associates Sone Associates

Mark H. Goldberg
& Associates Inc.
www.mhgoldberg.com

8:30am Opening Keynote
Allison Lenehan 2:15pm Keynote
President,
Xplornet Communications TBA

9:00am Artificial Intelligence
Should we embrace or fear what is coming?
3:00pm Closing Remarks
Rita Trichur Lloyd Switzer Mark Goldberg Michael Sone
Financial Services SVP, Network & Principal, Principal,
Editor & Business Supply Transformation, Mark H Goldberg NBI / Michael
Columnist, TELUS & Associates Sone Associates
Globe and Mail
Mark H. Goldberg
& Associates Inc.
www.mhgoldberg.com
Jamie Leverton Patricia Meredith
VP & GM, Canada Author
& APAC Catalytic Convergence
Cogeco Peer 1

10:00am Keynote
TBA

10:30am Coffee

11:00am Keynote
TBA

Information & Registration at telecomsummit.com
The 2018
Canadian Telecom Summit
June 4th to June 6th • Toronto Congress Centre

Accommodations

Canadian Telecom Summit Rates are available at the NEW Radisson Suites Toronto Airport,
conveniently located next to the Toronto Congress Centre. Complimentary shuttle service is available
from the airport.

The Radisson Suites Toronto Airport: For reservations please contact central reservations:
416-242-7400 or 1-800-333-3333 and use Group Code CANTEL or visit www.radisson.com/cantel.

Register online at telecomsummit.com or by phone at 1-905-882-0417 or by fax at 1-905-882-2219

Registrant Contact Information and Payment Method
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Conference Registration
Full Conference (Mon/Tues/Wed)
$2,000.00 ($2,260.00 including HST) through April 30
$2,250.00 ($2,542.50 including HST) if received on or after May 1

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY: Substitution of participants is permissible without any prior notification. If you are unable to find a substitute, please notify us. Prior to
April 1, 2018, refunds will be made less a 10% service charge. From April 2 through May 1, 2018 there will be a 50% service charge. After May 1, 2018 no refund can be provided.

For more information, call 905-882-0417
NBI / MICHAEL SONE Mark H. Goldberg
ASSOCIATES INC. & Associates Inc.
www.nbicanada.com www.mhgoldberg.com

The 2018
Canadian Telecom Summit
acknowledges the support of the following organizations

Media Partners

For three days, The Canadian Telecom Summit delivers thought provoking presentations from the
prime movers of the industry. The Canadian Telecom Summit gives you the chance to hear from and
talk with them in both a strutured atmosphere of frank discussion and high octane idea exchange
and schmooze in a more relaxed social setting of genial conversation.