SESSIONS

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1

GEORGINA BLANAS

Executive Director, FEI Canada
EMCEE

11:30 am – 11:50 am 

WELCOME REMARKS FROM FEI CANADA AND SPONSOR SHOWCASE

 

 

PRESENTER:
MIKE FARRELL
VP of National Accounts
& Strategic Advisor,
Euler Hermes Canada

 

 


11:50 am – 12:50 pm

M&A: FROM STRATEGY THROUGH INTEGRATION

This presentation will examine the do’s and dont’s of ensuring that a corporate acquisition is ultimately successful, including: 
> Acquisition planning and strategy development
> Identifying and assessing targets
> Assession value, synergies and tactics
> Due diligence management
> Deal closure
> Integration best practices and challenges
AMANDA VELLA
Senior Director, Business Advisory & Transaction Consultant, ATB Financial | MODERATOR
MICHAEL CONWAY
Corporate Director & Audit Committee Chair, Decisive Dividend Corp. PANELIST
DR. HOWARD JOHNSON
Managing Director & Canada Market Leader, Duff & Phelps | PANELIST
FRANK SNYDERS
Founder, Snyders Consulting | PANELIST

12:50 pm – 1:25 pm

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Join a moderated round table open forum discussion with the panelists who will answer your questions and entertain comments on today’s session topic. 


1:25 pm – 1:30 pm   

CLOSING REMARKS

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2

GEORGINA BLANAS

Executive Director, FEI Canada
EMCEE

11:30 am – 11:35 am 

WELCOME REMARKS FROM FEI CANADA


11:35 am – 11:50 am

PRO-TIPS ON MANAGING CYBER RISK & INSURANCE CONSIDERATIONS

What are some the key considerations when managing ransomware incidents?
What are some of the pitfalls and best practices when it comes to navigating a cyber insurance claim?

IMRAN AHMAD
Partner, Privacy & Cybersecurity, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP  | SPEAKER

11:50 am – 12:50 pm

NAVIGATING THE CURRENT CYBER INSURANCE MARKET

What do finance leaders need to know about the current cyber insurance market?
Cybersecurity should be at the forefront of priorities for executives and one aspect in managing the risk has been obtaining cyber insurance. The Cyber insurance market is hardening due to the significant increase in cyber incidents across the world. What does this mean for your organization? 
Hear from experts as to the expectations from the insurance companies in assessing their cyber security posture, the role that the broker plays and the possible options available to insureds.
WINNIE LEUNG
Chief Financial Officer, Moneris  | MODERATOR
CHRIS HUEBNER
President & CEO, Lloyd Sadd Insurance Brokers | PANELIST
JONATHAN WEEKES
SVP, Canada Cyber Growth Leader, Marsh | PANELIST

12:50 pm – 1:25 pm

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

Join a moderated round table open forum discussion with the panelists who will answer your questions and entertain comments on today’s session topic.


 1:25 pm – 1:30 pm   

CLOSING REMARKS