Debate, Debunk, Delight. This is what D3 is all about.

 

D3: Debate. Debunk. Delight. is all about “Important talks about big issues” in the social profit sector. Each year, our goals are to encourage a dialogue on the big issues our sector is facing, and to connect you to a network of thought leaders.

What do we deliver?

A Leader-to-leader experience:  by invitation, for charity executives and senior volunteers

TED format:  in 20 minutes or less, leaders share big ideas and business insights

Straight talk:  inspiring leaders share bold critical thinking, diverse voices and perspectives

Videos from the day’s speakers are below – please feel free to share.  Join the conversation, and tell us about your top #D3Ideas !  Follow @afptoronto, and our speakers on twitter.

Sincerely,

Joe Canavan, Chair

About the Chair

Joe Canavan
President and CEO
LOGiQ Asset Management

Joe Canavan is an icon in the financial services industry with extensive experience as an executive, entrepreneur and venture investor.  His most recent venture includes the ideation and creation of LOGiQ Asset Management.  Joe has held the positions of Chairman and CEO of Assante Wealth Management and United Financial Corporation and CEO of Synergy Asset Management, a company he founded in 1997 (now part of CI Financial). Before Synergy, Joe launched GT Global (Canada) which quickly grew to a multi-billion dollar asset management company and Fund Company of the year before being sold to AIM Trimark. As Vice President, Director of National Sales, Joe helped build Fidelity Investment Canada from $60 million to $6 billion. Prior to founding LOGiQ Asset Management, Joe was Interim CEO and Chairman of the Children’s Aid Foundation, overseeing its restructuring and highly successful turnaround. Joe is a Board Director of the Fraser Institute, the National Arts Centre Foundation, Kids & Company, Brand Protect, Trails Youth Initiatives and the Next 36. His outside investment interests are primarily focused on digital ventures including Wealthsimple, Borrowell, MILQ (a machine learning company), Itsme (a virtual reality company), Brand Protect (a cyber security firm) and Kira Talent, to name a few. Joe was awarded “Person of Influence of the Decade” during the 2004 Canadian Investment Awards, was honoured as Concordia University’s “Alumnus of the Year” in 2006, and was also the recipient of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee II Medal in 2012. Joe completed a Bachelor of Business Administration, Business at Concordia University and holds an OPM, Business from Harvard Business School.

 

D3: Debate, Debunk, Delight – March 3, 2016 – Toronto, ON

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Mike Evans - Going Viral
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Richard Peddie - Lessons Learned
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Ron Bremner - Confessions of an Executive Coach
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Kathleen McLaughlin - Tackling Global Challenges
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Chris Rudge - Common Purpose
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