President and CEO
Asia Pacific Foundation of CanadaView Speaker Bio
Mr. Yuen Pau WOO is President and CEO of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. Mr. Woo is an advisor to the Shanghai WTO Affairs Consultation Centre and the Canadian Ditchley Foundation. He is also on the Global Council of the Asia Society in New York, a member of the Greater Vancouver Advisory Board for the Salvation Army, and a board member of the Mosaic Institute. Since 2006, Mr. Woo has...
President and Chief Executive Officer
VIA Rail CanadaView Speaker Bio
Prior to his appointment, Mr. Desjardins-Siciliano was the Corporation's Chief Corporate & Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary since 2010. An experienced lawyer and seasoned executive, he is a member of the Quebec Bar Association. He holds a law degree (LL.B.) from l’Université de Montréal and he completed Graduate Studies in Law (GSD) at McGill University. He also has a designation from ...
President and CEO
VIA RailView Speaker Bio
Mr. Desjardins-Siciliano joined VIA Rail in 2010 and was appointed President and CEO in May 2014. Prior to his appointment, he was the Corporation's Chief Corporate & Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary. A seasoned executive, Mr. Desjardins-Siciliano leads with passion, respect and transparency. He is known for embracing innovation and encouraging creative ideas. A natural communicator, he i...
Health Economist & Public Policy Consultant
Économiste et Consultant en Politiques PubliquesView Speaker Bio
Yanick Labrie is a health economist and public policy consultant. He is a Senior Fellow of the Fraser Institute and an Affiliated Scholar with the Canadian Health Policy Insitute. Yanick Labrie est économiste et consultant en politiques publiques. Il est également chercheur associé au Canadian Health Policy Institute de Toronto et Senior fellow de l’Institut Fraser de Vancouver.