The Speakers

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Melissa Grelo

Host/MC

Co-Host, The Social

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Elaine Welteroth

Opening Keynote Speaker

Award-winning journalist, NYT Bestselling Author, Judge on Project Runway

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Jahmeelah (Jam) Gamble

Closing Keynote Speaker

Founder, Chief Mic Slayer of Slay The Mic Productions Inc.

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Serena Anthony

Moderator

Chief People Officer, GroupM North America

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MJ DeCoteau

Panelist

Founder & CEO, ReThink Breast Cancer

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Rebecca Eckler

Panelist

Founder & Publisher, RE:BOOKS

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Charmain Emerson

Moderator

Cultured Communications + Co-founder of Black Opportunity Fund (BOF)

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Sasha Exeter

Panelist

Founder, Sasha Exeter Inc., Product Development & Design, Host of the “My Friends Do Dope Sh*t” podcast

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Suzan Galluzzo

Panelist

Registered Holistic Nutritionist & Transformation Coach, Suzan Galluzzo Nutrition

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Jordana H. Goldlist

Panelist

Lawyer, TEDx Speaker, Boss

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Andrea Gunraj

Panelist

Vice President of Public Engagement, Canadian Women’s Foundation

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Karmen LaMer

Moderator

Founder, Tight Clinic

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Lainey Lui

Moderator

Senior Correspondent, ETALK

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Shauna Nep

Panelist

Co-Executive Director, The Archewell Foundation

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Kike Ojo-Thompson

Panelist

Founder & CEO KOJO Institute

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Penny Oleksiak

Panelist

Canada’s most decorated Olympian

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Kena Paranjape

Panelist

Founder, All You Are

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Halla Rafati

Panelist

Founder & President, Halo & Co.

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Noam Raiter

Panelist

Family Medicine Resident Physician, University of Toronto

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Tanya Sam

Panelist

Founder, The Ambition Fund

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Rachael Segal

Panelist

CEO, Beyond a Ballot

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Bhargavi Varma

Panelist

Founder, Brown Girl Angels, Creator of The Kushie

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Phyllis Webstad

Panelist

Ambassador of Orange Shirt Society, Founder of Orange Shirt Day