RENOWNED SPEAKER LINEUP
Dan has served 5 terms as Mayor of Stratford and has sat on municipal council since 1995. During his tenure, Dan has been a member on numerous boards and committees in healthcare, municipal affairs, law enforcement, athletics, not-for-profits, universities and colleges. In 2012, Dan was chosen by the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) to receive the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, paying tribute to community leaders whose endeavours have set them apart as technology innovators. As well, Dan received the Queen Elizabeth II Golden Jubilee Medal in 2002 for public services.
Mohit is a 20-year media veteran in Emerging Media and Content Platforms, a professor at Humber College on Marketing, PR, Communications and Crisis/Brand Management, and the creator of Mohit.A.I., an AI resource tool. "At the heart of what we do is Experience Sharing. I want to help shape the next generation of leaders by focusing on solutions and platforms that you can really use, and how to use them."
Beth holds a Ph.D. and is a professor at Columbia University in negotiation, conflict resolution, and conflict analysis. Beth is a skilled trainer, who has 30+ years of delivering a variety of workshops globally, across industries, to multicultural audiences. Her clients include fortune 100, the UN, non-profit sector, military, government, non-governmental organizations and universities. Beth is also the author of New Story, New Power; A Woman's Guide to Negotiation.
Robert Graham is a lawyer with the SV Law team and works out of the Guelph and Elora offices. Robert has a focused corporate and commercial law practice with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, day-to-day commercial matters, commercial contract drafting, corporate restructuring and business succession planning. Robert represents commercial and residential property owners in a wide variety of transactions.
Dan Mathieson will also serve as moderator for our dairy industry panel where innovative producers from across Canada will discuss how they have diversified their operations or their investment portfolios, what lead to their operational decision(s), and the trials and adversity along the way.
Korb Whale - Clovermead Farms & Mapleton Organic, current DFC director
- Has an on-farm biodigester, repurposes manure and other material into bedding
Joel LePage - JM Valley Farm, 60 milking Holsteins
- Joel is a renowned fitter and International Judge
Summit package includes 1-day business conference, lunch, completion certificate, evening networking event at Bentley's Inn & 2-day admission to Canadian Dairy XPO April 3-4, 2024.