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First Public Appearance in Canada

Join us on Thursday May 10th, as we launch an event series aimed at bringing together some of our generations most passionate leaders & inspiring cultural icons to share unique insights from their professional careers.

Our featured keynote speaker will be James Comey, former director of the FBI, making his first public appearance in Canada to speak about ethical leadership.

General Admission tickets available for just $199 each (Limited Availability)
VIP tickets available for $549 each
Meet & Greet tickets available for $649 each

Use Promo Code PMI to the reserved rate of $199

Bringing together a cross section of business professionals, leaders, entrepreneurs and students for a day of creative insight.

Join us on an educational journey, highlighting lessons from those at the forefront of business, politics and innovation.

Designed for aspiring leaders aiming to build a culture of creativity and innovation to make a difference in their business.
James Comey
Former Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation (2013-2017)

James Comey led the Federal Bureau of Investigation from 2013 to 2017, appointed to the post by President Barack Obama. His tenure was tested by new forces within and outside America’s borders. He oversaw the federal response to mass shootings in San Bernardino in December 2015 and at Pulse nightclub in Orlando the following June, at the time the deadliest in the country’s history. He also worked to address key leadership, agility, and diversity issues within the Bureau. Read More

Heather Reisman
Chief Executive Officer of Indigo

Heather Reisman is the founder, Chair and CEO of Indigo, Canada’s largest book, lifestyle and specialty toy retailer, and co-founder of Kobo, a leading global eReading company. Ms. Reisman was born in Montreal and educated at McGill University. Read More

Joanne Lipman
Author and former Editor in Chief, USA Today

Joanne Lipman is author of That's What She Said: What Men Need to Know (and Women Need to Tell Them) About Working Together. A veteran journalist, she most recently was Chief Content Officer of Gannett, and Editor in Chief USA TODAY and the USA TODAY NETWORK, comprising the flagship title and 109 other news organizations including the Detroit Free Press, the Cincinnati Enquirer, and the Arizona Republic. Read More

Lee Smart
Comedian, Actor, Second City Main Stage Alumnus

Lee Smart is a comedian, improviser, actor, writer, facilitator, host and an alumnus of the famed Second City Main Stage in Toronto. With a career spanning more than two decades, Lee is a multiple nominee and winner of the Canadian Comedy Award, as well as the Gemini Award for Best Comedy Writing for television. Read More

Peter Aceto
Acclaimed Business Leader & Bestselling Author

Peter was a founding member of the ING DIRECT/Tangerine’s senior leadership team in 1996. As CEO from 2008 to 2017, he transformed how banking, and business is done in Canada -- not only through innovation, but equally through his transformative leadership and emphasis on diversity. His relentless focus yielded outstanding results for Tangerine, its employees and its customers, and proved particularly instrumental in the $3.1 billion acquisition of ING DIRECT by Scotiabank in 2012. Read More

Vicki Saunders
Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of SheEO

Vicki Saunders is the Founder of SheEO, a global collaboration of female entrepreneurs and radically generous mentors who work together to create a powerful ecosystem for growing women-led ventures. It is currently crowdfunding a million dollars for its first set of 10 businesses, and has set a goal to raise a billion dollars of capital by 2020. Read More


A limited number of tickets are available that will allow for a brief meet & greet and photo opportunity with former FBI director James Comey. These tickets will not last.