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Association of Public Sector Information Professionals

Developing Professionalism in Informatics

Session and Exit Surveys

Day 1 Sessions

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K1 - Getting To Success: Embracing Change, Encouraging Disruption, and Incentivizing Innovation
Michele Romanow | “Dragon”, CBC Dragons’ Den & Co-Founder Snap By Groupon

W1 - Why tell a story: Engage, Inspire & Connect
Mark R Thompson | Chief Engagement Officer, McKinley Solutions

S1 - ‘Pick me, Pick me!’: The Real Rules of Engagement
Carol Schulte | Speaker, Founder, Living Big

S2 - The 5G Workplace
Bruce Langevin | Author, Speaker, Business Advisor, The Modern Leader

S3 - Taking action on digital transformation
Ryan Androsoff | Senior Advisor, Digital Government Transformation, Chief Information Officer Branch, TBS
Anthony P. Sheehan | Deputy Chief Information Officer, NSERC and SSHRC

S4 - Bimodal Leaders - Raising Everyone’s Game for Digital
Alvaro Mello | Research Vice President, Gartner

S5 - The Seven Mortal Sins of Communication and How to Conquer Them 
Norman Bowley | Principal, Purposeful Communication

S6 - A case study illustrating a TBS-driven collaborative development between multiple departments using Dynamics CRM on the Shared Case Management System 
Ronald Surette | Enterprise Grant & Contribution Business Architect, RH Surette
Robert Miller | Enterprise Grant & Contribution Solution-Technical Architect, Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
Chantal Périard | Enterprise Grant & Contribution Solution Lead, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, Office of the Comptroller General (TBS)

S7 -  Awaken Your Inner Health: Eating from 9 to 5
Hélène Charlebois | Registered Dietitian & Nutritionist, HC Nutrition Inc. Consulting & Wellness

S8 -  Digital by Default - Client Behavior
Som Shahapurkar | Principal Scientist, FICO

S9 -  La confiance - un avantage crucial
Etienne Vendette CSP | Conférencier Professionnel Certifié, Motivateur, Magicom International Inc.

S10 -  Developing Applications That Matter: When IT Partnerships Lead to Consistent Improvements to the User Experience
Denise St. Jean| Director, IT/IM, Canada Council for the Arts (CCA)
Chris Gamberg| Manager, Business Analysis & Systems Development, Canada Council for the Arts (CCA)

K2 -  Winning Body Language to Stand Out, Win Trust and Gain Credibility
Mark Bowden | Communication Expert | Performance Trainer, TRUTHPLANE®

Day 2 Sessions

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K3 - Renewing the Public Service
Michael Wernick | Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet, Government of Canada

W2 - The Birds – Creating Communication Connections
Joseph Sherren, CSP, HoF, FellowGSF | CEO, Gateway Leadership Inc.

S11 - For the record…Transitioning to a Managed Service Solution
Debora Turner| Director – Agency Logistics and Administrative Services,Finance and Administration Branch (CRA)

S12 - This Would Be Funny... If It Wasn’t Happening To Me! How To Navigate the Future With Enthusiasm & Vigor
Jody Urquhart | Motivational Speaker, Idoinspire

S13 - Winning the position! A plan for competitive process success
Joel Lalonde | Communications Security Establishment (CSE)

S14 - Five Top Trends Shaping The Evolution of Enterprise Content Management and Collaboration
Cheryl McKinnon | Principal Analyst, Forrester Research

S15 - Le leadership, qu’est-ce que ça donne?
Jean-Pierre Ebacher | Analyste d’architecture de données, Emploi et Développement social Canada

S16 - Humour Leadership
Steve Robertson | Senior Director, Shared Services Canada (SSC)

S17 - CAN’T WE JUST GET ALONG?: How To Go From Conflict To Collaboration
Monique Caissie | Strategist for Recovering Doormats

S18 -  Technology Vision 2017: Amplify you. Technology for the people
Rodney Kelly | Senior Technology Architect, Accenture
Don Allen | Senior Manager, Digital Consulting, Accenture

S19 - Thought Leaders Panel on Collaboration, Partnership & Agility
Kristin Arnold | Master Facilitator, Gateway Leadership Inc.
Panel Members

S20 - Smart City and Cyber Security Assurance: Ambiguity, Complexity and Change At Scale
Murray Rosenthal | Senior Policy Analyst (Security), City of Toronto

K4 -  Changing My Mind
Margaret Trudeau | Celebrated Canadian, Mental Health Advocate

Day 3 Sessions

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K5 - The New Information Economy in 2017
Nikolas Badminton | Futurist

W3 - The Benefits of Successfully Navigating Change in the Public Sector Workplace
Scott Lesnick | President, Successful Business Solutions LLC

S21 - Blockchain in the Public Sector: What’s the Hype?
Kevin Armstrong | Partner, Deloitte
Christina Lomazzo | Consultant, Deloitte

S22 - Gérez le conflit avec confiance!
Denis Lévesque | Président, Conférencier et Coach, Solutions OptiGestion

S23 - Goodbye Stress. Hello Life!
Allan Kehler | Professional Speaker, College Instructor, Counsellor, Out From the Shadows Consulting

S24 - Citizen.nxt: A vision of the citizen-powered government
Stefano Lindt | Director, Strategic Marketing, HPE

S25 - Change Your Thinking – Change Your Life
Gary Summers | Owner, Gary Summers Unlimited

S26 - Making the jump to IT Leadership roles – competition advice and more
Terri Lacroix| Senior Project Coordinator, Community Enablement (TBS)

K6 - Redefine Possible: Lessons for Tackling Mountains in the Corporate World
Spencer West | Double Amputee, Motivational Speaker for Social Change

Attendee Exit Survey

PDW 2017 Attendee Exit Survey Exit Survey