CAFE Canada

CAFE 2015 Family Business Symposium Program

Notes:
1. Opening and Closing times for Symposium are confirmed, however, details concerning what is happening when and where are subject to change.
2. CAFE's 2015 Family Business Symposium is pre-approved by IFEA for continuing education credits. IFEA grants 1 CE credit for every educational hour.

    Time               

     Speaker 

   Session Type                   

Topic

Room/Location

  Wednesday May 20

  1:00 - 1:15

Steve Beauchesne

 

Welcome & Opening Comments

Harbour B & C

  1:15 – 2:30

Doug Bolger

Interactive Keynote

Sharing Family Business Best Practices

Harbour B & C

  2:30 – 2:45

        BREAK ~ light refreshments will be available

Harbour Foyer

  2:45 – 4:30

Doug Bolger

Interactive Keynote

Sharing Family Business Best Practices

Harbour B & C

  4:30 - 5:30 FREE TIME

  5:30 – 7:00

 

Reception

Welcome to Toronto Cocktail Reception

             Stonegate Private Counsel             15 York St, 9th Flr

Thursday May 21

  7:00 – 8:30

BREAKFAST

Harbour B & C 

  8:30 – 8:40

Steve Beauchesne

 

Opening Comments

Harbour B & C 

  8:40 – 9:30

Dana Telford

Keynote

Emotional Ownership of the Family Business

Harbour B & C 

  9:30 – 10:30

Larry Rosen
Steve Paikin

Family Keynote

From Harry to Larry to ??

Harbour B & C 

 10:30 – 10:45

BREAK  ~ light refreshments will be available

Harbour Foyer

 10:45 – 12:15

David W. Osborne

 

Concurrent

Workshops

Who Builds the Next Generation of Leadership?

Pier 7 & 8

Grant Walsh
Beverly J. Johnson
 Perry B. Muhlbier

Painting a Clear Picture of Long Term Family Success

 

Regatta

Andrew Pigott

Making Your Sibling Team Work

Harbour A

 12:15 – 1:00

LUNCH

Harbour B & C 

  1:00 – 2:30

Todd Coleman
Peter Vaughan

Workshop

 Technical and Emotional Complexity in the Family Enterprise - Which one is Driving the Bus?

Harbour A

David C. Bentall Jacoline Loewen
Elizabeth Suske

Workshop

Daughters and Sons -
Insights FROM Successors, FOR Successors

Regatta

Dana Telford

Workshop

The Basics of Family Governance

Pier 7 & 8

  2:30 – 2:45

BREAK ~ light refreshments will be available

Harbour Foyer

  2:45 – 4:00

Llewellyn S. Smith
Tim Hogarth
Richard Sifton
John Pigott
Judi Cunningham 

Family Keynote

Back to the Future with CAFE Founding Families

Harbour B & C 

  4:00 – 6:00

FREE TIME

  6:00 – 6:45

 

FEYA

Cocktail Reception

Harbour Foyer & Lakeview Terrace

  6:45 – 10:00

Michael “Pinball”
Clemons

FEYA Dinner

FEYA Family Award
Keynote Speaker  All Heart

Harbour A, B & C

Friday May 22

  7:00 – 8:30

BREAKFAST

Harbour B & C

  8:30 – 8:40

Steve Beauchesne

 

Opening Comments

Harbour B & C

  8:40 – 9:30

Jeremy Miller

Keynote

If it Ain’t Broke, Break It

Harbour B & C 

  9:30 – 10:30

Rob Sobey

Family Keynote

 The Sobey Family, Learnings from a Family Business 

Harbour B & C 

 10:30 – 10:45

BREAK ~ light refreshments will be available

Harbour Foyer

 10:45 – 12:15

Dr. Barbara Benoliel

 

Concurrent

Workshops

Family Tradition -
Protecting the Older Generation
 

Pier 7 & 8

Krista Han
Stephen R. Binder
Paul R. Coleman

Family Business Strategy 2.0 - Reconnecting with your Strategy to Achieve Success

Regatta

Dr. Julie Morton
Susan Fulford  

Entitlement vs. Engagement -
What is your Family Business Legacy??

Harbour A

 12:15 – 1:00

Lunch

Harbour B & C 

  1:00 – 2:30

Karen Laprade
Jamie Chicanot

 

Concurrent

Workshops

Effective Conflict Engagement for Business Families

Regatta

Revelations of The Family Business Owner – Uncovering The Mysteries Of A Successful Financial Future

Pier 7 & 8

Dr. Barbara Benoliel

The Power of Facilitation – Elevate Your
Next Conversation

Harbour A

  2:30 – 2:45

BREAK ~ light refreshments will be available

Harbour Foyer

  2:45 – 3:30

Mark Bowden

Closing Keynote

Winning Body Language for
Optimizing Family Communication

Harbour B & C 

  3:30 – 3:40

Allen S. Taylor 


Closing Comments

Harbour B & C