Toronto CDO Community


Join a powerful network of peers

Connect with a local community of like-minded peers who share similar challenges and priorities. Access the collective expertise of CDOs from diverse experiences, backgrounds and industries. Members of the community come together several times a year to connect with each other, exchange ideas and experiences, and validate strategies and solutions.

Join your local community for exclusive access to:

Programs

Participate in year-round gatherings with your local peer group featuring unparalleled opportunities for collaboration, in-depth discussions and networking.

Insights

Exchange peer-validated strategies, solutions and partners, and access exclusive community insights to learn how other CDOs approach similar challenges.

Connections

Make new connections, enhance your career through an exclusive network, and build lasting relationships with peers.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CDOs today.

  1. Expanding digital business & accelerating value creation
  2. Influencing culture & collaboration with governance
  3. Orchestrating change & empowering real-time decisions

Toronto CDO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Toronto CDO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CDOs, for CDOs.

Co-Chairs

Allie Harris

Scotiabank
Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Global Banking and Markets

Eugene Wen

Manulife
Vice President, Group Advanced Analytics

Members

Mike Branch

Geotab
Vice President, Data & Analytics

Victor Dudemaine

OpTrust
AVP, Enterprise Data Services

Joe Greenwood

Mastercard
Vice President, Data Strategy - North America

James Ki

Canada Life
Vice President, Data & Analytics

Milan Kliska

Cadillac Fairview
Senior Director, Data, Platforms and Integration

Daniel Liu

Moody's
Senior Vice President, Head of Risk Analytics and Reporting, Operational Risk Management

Margaret Ma

Scotiabank
VP Data and Transaction

Patrick McCleary

TD Bank Group
Head of Analytics – North American Contact Centres and ATM Channels

Andrew Miller

Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions
Chief Data Officer

Jane Moran

Benevity
Chief Data Officer

Caroline Morissette

McCain Foods
Vice President Global Data & Analytics

Anand Persaud

LifeWorks
Sr. Director, Data & Analytics

Adele Pugliese

BentallGreenOak
Vice President, Data Governance

Venky Rajaraman

SSENSE
Vice President Data Platform

Cal Rosen

SGI Canada
Chief Data Officer

Dr. Shweta Shah

Sun Life
Head Global Data Architecture

Della Shea

Symcor
Vice President, Data Governance & Chief Privacy Officer

Ferial Sheybani

Colliers International
VP, Head of Technology & Data

Medhanie Tekeste

Apotex
Chief Information Officer

Liben Terrefe

Haventree Bank
Director, Business Intelligence

Palash Thakur

Interac
VP, Head of Data & Analytics

Osgood Vogler

Celestica
Global Director, Enterprise Architecture

Irfan Waheed

CPP Investments
Managing Director, Data Solutions & Analysis, Technology & Data

Eric Whaley

Wolseley Canada
Chief Information Officer

“In the past couple of months, Houston virtual CDO events have been a fantastic source of communication and networking with peers. Covid-19 has thrown us a lot of social challenges, but thanks to Evanta and their conscientious efforts, virtual boardrooms and roundtables are here to stay.”

DR. ASHWANI DEV, DIGITAL AND DATA SCIENCE OFFICER
HALLIBURTON

Upcoming Programs


IN-PERSON

December 14, 2022 | 1 day

Toronto CDO Executive Summit

Sheraton Centre Toronto

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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IN-PERSON

March 29, 2023 | an evening

Toronto CDO Inner Circle

Arcadian Events

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

December, 2023 | 1 day

Toronto CDO Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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Your Community Partners


Global Thought Leaders
CDO Thought Leader