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Singularity University Canada Summit — Oct. 10 to 12 in Toronto

I was the chief fundraiser to mount the first SU Canada Summit — a two-day conference on emerging technologies held in Canada. These country-specific conferences have been staged for several years in half a dozen countries and another six, including Canada, will be held this year around the world. Singularity University is the world’s foremost executive education… Read More

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Calgary: keynote and conference Onward June 5-6

I will be participating in the second annual Onward Conference in Calgary, sponsored by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce and several corporations. Last year’s first annual event was a smash hit and 2,500 attendees got a full day of innovation, case studies, and knowledge plus networking opportunities about the future. This year will be highlighted… Read More

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New York City June 7-9 Exponential Finance conference presenter

I’m moderating panels for Singularity University’s Exponential Finance conference in New York June 7 to 9, 2017. This is the best exposition of fintech advances, future ideas, and practices in the world — by Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley (or New York City). CNBC is a sponsor along with many important banks and corporations. Fintech will… Read More

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Boston May 15-17 Exponential Manufacturing

I will be part of the faculty with Singularity University where keynotes and panels will shed new light on the manufacturing innovations that will transform the world. The event is in Boston and the second annual vertical conference devoted to this critically important technological sector of 3D or additive printing, materials sciences and much, much… Read More

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Illicit Financial Flows: The Unchecked Scourge of the World

The Canada-US Law Institute panel on money laundering and the fact that it is the “scourge of the world” that threatens democracies and capitalism involving myself and Josee Nadeau. Panel is linked here and the panel — with its background and my hard-hitting presentation as to the fact that the lawyers must have “know your client”… Read More

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May 30-31 Canada-US Law Institute conference in Cleveland

I am a member of the Executive Committee of the Canada-US Law Institute which holds important conferences and events in both countries to discuss the legal impliications — and legal reforms needed — to facilitate the two countries’ relationship. This year I’m on a high-level panel in “Financial Integrity” involving the legal professions in both… Read More

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My interview about story behind movie “Gold” — world’s biggest gold swindle

I was http://podcast.cbc.ca/mp3/podcasts/ontariotoday_20170203_86145.mp3 interviewed by the CBC concerning the real story behind the movie “Gold” about the world’s biggest gold swindle. This was a fantastical, but true, story that took place in Canada and Borneo. Billions went missing, millionaires were made by the tens of thousands, suicides by the dozens, stock fraud was rampant but… Read More

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