2020 Speaker Roster Coming Soon!

Take a look at our outstanding speaker roster that took the stage for #AVF2019! Stay tuned as we announce our 2020 speaker lineup and sign-up for our newsletter to keep up-to-date on our latest programming announcements.

2019 Participants & Speakers

Meryeme Lahmami

Associate Director, Business Development

Luke Krueger

Co-Founder

Michelle Scarborough

Managing Director, Women in Technology Venture Fund

Irfhan Rawji

Venture Partner

Gerry Pond

Co-Founder

Claudio Rojas

CEO

Lauren Robinson

General Partner 

Michael Lincoln

Chief Financial and Business Officer

Tony Van Bommel

Senior Managing Partner

Nicola Urbani

Principal

Kim Furlong

CEO

April Dunford

Author, Speaker, Expert in Positioning & Marketing

Paul de Gelder

Navy Clearance Diver & Shark Attack Survivor

Adam Nanjee

Managing Director, Canada

Sergio Escobar

Super Angel Investor & Limited Partner

Nicole LeBlanc

Director, Investments & Partnerships

Marianne Bulger

Head of People & Platform

Randy Thompson

Managing Partner

Johanne Sevigny

Managing Partner & VP Enterprise

Scott Mikalachki

Innovation Discovery Leader

Craig Elias

Award-Winning Startup Advisor, Entrepreneur, Educator & Author

Matthew Johnson

VP, Business Development

Bob Abraham

Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer

2018 Participants & Speakers

Sanjeev Gill

National Industry Leader for Research

Johanne Sevigny

Managing Director and VP Startups, Ecofuel Fund and Accelerator

Scott Mikalachki

Innovation Discovery Leader

Nick Kadysh

Public Policy Leader

Andrea Drager

Vice President

Scott Pelton

Partner

Hooman Mehranvar

Associate

Jacki Jenuth

Partner

John Hill

VP of Networks

Ella Korets-Smith

Executive Director

Matthew Johnson

VP, Business Development

Bonnie Halper

Co-Founder

Jake Cassaday

Associate Partner

Myrna Gillis

Co-Founder & CEO

Michelle Scarborough

Managing Director

Pascal-Hugo Plourde

Director, Partnerships

Kyle Racki

CEO

Brenda Hogan

Senior Investment Manager

 

Josh Simair

Co-Founder

Shayn Diamond

Principal

Thomas Rankin

Co-Founder & CEO

Frederic Lemaitre Auger

Senior Director, Investments

Chris Burns

CEO

Amine Bemoussa

Principal, Healthcare Venture Fund

David Brennan

CFO

Chris Gardner

President & CEO

Douglas Saxon

Venture Partner

Andrew Ray

Investment Manager, IT

Jim Gibson

Innovation Leader, Author

Jordan Kyriakidis

President & CEO

Ben McDade

Investment Associate