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ASC Connect 2018

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ASC Connect: Registration now open!

On October 9th, 2018, the second annual ASC Connect conference will bring together hundreds of market participants to discuss the critical issues and trends affecting the capital markets. The conference includes a full day of informative and interactive plenary sessions led by senior ASC leaders and industry experts, with a range of topics from our expanding enforcement toolbox on how technology is driving change in the capital markets.

New: Disruptive financial technologies and their impact on the capital markets will feature special guest speaker Adam Felesky. Adam is the President and Managing Partner of Portag3 Ventures, a company that prides itself on making investments in promising financial tech companies. Adam and Denise Weeres, the recently appointed Director, New Economy at the ASC will discuss diversification and innovation in Alberta’s capital market.

Registration is now open here and tickets can be purchased for the early bird rate of $125. 

A full agenda will be available in late July.

Please contact ascconnect@asc.ca with any inquiries.

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8:15 – 9:00 a.m.
Check-in and continental breakfast
  
9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Opening remarks 
Stan Magidson, Chair and CEO of the ASC.
9:15 – 10:30 a.m.
General session ​
10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Break
11:00 – 12:15 p.m. General session 
 
12:15 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch

Keynote address – Gordon Giffin, former U.S. Ambassador to Canada, will share his perspective on the state of Canada’s current relationship with our neighbour to the south. This presentation will provide insights into the latest on recent NAFTA and pipeline developments, and the resulting impact on the Alberta economy.


1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Break
2:00 – 3:15 p.m.
The changing face of financial technology with guest speaker Adam Felesky.  

Adam is the President and Managing Partner of Portag3 Ventures, a company that prides itself on making investments in promising financial tech companies. Adam and Denise Weeres, the recently appointed Director, New Economy at the ASC will discuss diversification and innovation in Alberta’s capital market. 

3:15 p.m. Wrap-up comments    
3:20 p.m. Cocktail reception

 * Session titles subject to change. ​​​​