Andrew Dillane | President and Chief Product Officer | Curasion Inc.


As President and CPO, Andrew drives the strategy, vision and execution around Curasion’s digital platform and business model. With Curation Andrew’s mandate is to create a better way for companies to hire talent. Andrew is a proven leader with operational experience ranging from startups to large global organizations as well as service providers to end-user …

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Humza Teherany | President, CIO Association of Canada, Chief Technology & Digital Officer | Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.


Humza Teherany is Chief Technology and Digital Officer at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.  Humza received his under-graduate degree from York University and also has various professional training certificates from both The Schulich School of Business, and the Niagara Institute. Over his 16 year career in IT, beginning in a technology start-up and then …

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Shaun Guthrie | Edmonton Chapter President | CIO Association Canada


Shaun Guthrie is a passionate and experienced technology executive with a proven record of delivering business-driven technology solutions gained through hands-on and leadership roles in professional services, engineering, automotive, and retail industries.  He is currently the President and Principal Consultant at Avantium a strategic consulting organization and President of the Edmonton Chapter of the CIO …

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Susan Van Klink | Chief Revenue Officer | Checkster


Susan Van Klink is seasoned software executive with 20 years of experience in executive management, sales, services, pre-sales, product strategy and client management roles, mostly in the Human Resources cloud software space. Ms Van Klink is currently the Chief Revenue Officer of Checkster, a Bay Area HR software company, where her mission is to help …

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Brandon Nott | Vice President of Customer Success | UiPath


Brandon Nott leads the Americas Customer Success Team at UiPath.  As a former customer, Brandon has built a successful RPA practice and brings firsthand knowledge of all aspects of the RPA life cycle to our Americas customers. Brandon is an award-winning technologist with a deep focus on sustainable, robust systems design.  From automating mortgage operations …

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Robert Falzon | Head of Engineering, Canada | Check Point Software


Robert Falzon is currently the Head Of Field Engineering, Canada for Check Point Software Technologies Inc., worldwide leader in securing the internet. Rob has provided his expertise and security training to private and public sector customers all over the world, with experience living and working in Canada, Europe and the Middle East and Latin America. …

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Jeremy Erlick | Vice President Sales, Central & East | Compugen


Jeremy’s passion for technology and sales began during his teenage years. While at university he had a part time job selling clone PCs to colleagues, teachers and friends. This developed into a full time job after university and launched his career in the IT industry. Jeremy joined Compugen as an Inside Sales Representative in 1999. …

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Mike Leibovitz | Senior Director, Product Management | Extreme Network


Mike Leibovitz is Senior Director, Product Management for the Smart OmniEdge Solutions. He leads a team that looks after Extreme’s Smart OmniEdge network solution, which provides a unified wired/wireless infrastructure for cloud or premise deployment, augmented with AI-powered applications and managed through a single pane of glass. Mike has more than 15 years of product …

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Steve Stone | CIO in Residence | Mulesoft


Steve has 34 years of information technology experience – 14 years as a CIO at L Brands & Lowe’s, and 23 years of retail technology experience. As an industry veteran, he is uniquely positioned to address a wide variety of challenges facing the retail industry. CIO Peer Forum 2019, Day 1: Track speaker Title: Enabling digital …

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Sylvia Apostolidis | President & Chief Consultant | The Jasmar Group


Sylvia Apostolidis is President & Chief Consultant at The Jasmar Group, a full-service Diversity + Inclusion consultancy. The Jasmar Group brings human-centred, science-based solutions to create faster, more sustainable progress towards diverse and inclusive workplaces. Sylvia is a respected expert on diversity, inclusion and women’s leadership. Her experience includes ten years as a senior consultant …

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Sangram Dhumal | Senior Strategy Consultant | BMO


Sangram is a part of Robotics process automation Center of Excellence, defining and executing robotics projects and strategy CIO Peer Forum 2019, Day 2: Track speaker Title: AI – Implementation Cases and Experiences Presentations of real life experiences implementing AI by CIO Association member and guest companies  will be presented, including pitfalls and best practices. This …

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Arlene McDonald | VP, Corporate Technology Solutions | PointClickCare


Arlene McDonald is proven team builder, executive sponsor and advocate for her team and for her business partners. In her current role Arlene oversees the Corporate Technology services team, Business Intelligence, Risk Management (including Security and Business Continuity Management) and Facilities Management. She possesses a very strong ability to think about technology from a business …

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