2020 WORLD CONGRESS SPEAKERS

The McMaster World Congress features expert speakers across many fields of innovation: business, government, entrepreneurship, academia, social impact, engineering, and others.

Agus Sudjianto

AGUS SUDJIANTO

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, HEAD OF CORPORATE MODEL RISK

Wells Fargo & Company

Machine Learning Model Risk Management: Explainability and Robustness
Jim Balsillie

JIM BALSILLIE

FORMER CHAIRMAN AND CO-CEO

Research In Motion (BlackBerry)

Digital Transformation and its Implications for Canada
Hamid Tizhoosh

HAMID TIZHOOSH

PROFESSOR

Faculty of Engineering, University of Waterloo

AI In Medical Imaging
Zakariya Muqtadir

ZAKARIYA MUQTADIR

FOUNDER

ZL Technovation

AI in Healthcare Innovation
Saqib Muhammad

SAQIB MUHAMMAD

CO-FOUNDER

Resemble AI

AI in Entertainment
Hubert Etienne

HUBERT ETIENNE

PHILOSOPHER SPECIALIZED IN AI ETHICS

Ecole Normale Supérieure

The only right way to address the moral dilemmas deriving from autonomous vehicles
Rey Rezvani

REY REZVANI

PRINCIPAL DIRECTOR, AI RESEARCH

National Bank of Canada

Women in AI
Simona Gandrabur

SIMONA GANDRABUR

LEAD AI STRATEGY, WEALTH MANAGEMENT

National Bank of Canada

Women in AI vs. Being an AI professional who happens to be a woman