The Future of Technology

The “Future of Technology Coffee Chat Series” will explore the exciting and rapidly evolving landscape of technology and the latest trends, innovations, and predictions shaping the future of technology.  Our thought leaders will share their perspectives, knowledge and insights on specific topics and the potential impact it may have on your business.

Whether you’re a seasoned tech professional or simply curious about what lies ahead, this series offers a stimulating environment to  explore the limitless horizons of the future.

Jointly Presented By:

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The Future of Artificial Intelligence and the Impact on Your Business
Wednesday, September 27
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not a new concept, but many advancements have been made and the way it is being used within business has been evolving, bringing forth many changes in the business landscape.  From retail to banking and healthcare to insurance, this technology has had a great impact on many different sectors and is revolutionizing the way businesses operate.

Join our expert panelists as they discuss the impact of AI on businesses and illuminate the path of what the future holds.  Whether you are a small, medium, or large business, gain valuable perspectives on how AI is shaping the destiny of your business.


Arik Kalininsky – CTO at Dalikoo
JP Rosevear – Co-Founder and CTO at NuBinary
Ali Sharifi – Co-Founder and CTO at NuBinary

The Future of DEI
Monday, October 16
The Hub Vaughan

290 Caldari Road
7:30am – 10:00am

In his keynote address, Carlos Cadogan will discuss how creating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive working environment drives innovation, connects our business to the markets we serve and drives our business growth.

Highlights of the keynote will include:

  • The importance of utilizing diversity to achieve the best innovative solutions.
  • What is Culture and why it matters
  • How culturally intelligent innovation offers a way to unveil peak-performing teams and the actionable strategies that make a difference

Event Agenda:
7:30am – Networking
8:45am – Welcome Remarks from Mayor Del Duca
8:50am – Address from VBEC and the Better Your Business Program
9:00am – Address from the Vaughan Chamber of Commerce
9:05am – introduction from TechConnex
9:10am – Keynote Speaker – Carlos Cadogan
9:30am – Networking

The Future of Smart Cities
Tuesday, November 7
1:00pm – 2:00pm
Location: TBD

Cities offer opportunity and innovation but are also on the frontline of the most serious challenges – from climate change, mobility, and safety to economic growth and creating a thriving community, our cities must do it all.

But how do we make our cities smart, sustainable, and more livable? Join our panelists as they delve into the challenges and priorities for the Future of Smart Cities. Get ready to discover the cutting-edge ideas and innovative solutions that will shape the cities of tomorrow.

The Future of Mobility and Transportation
Tuesday, December 5
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Get ready to buckle up and join us for an exciting discussion about the fast-paced world of The Future of Mobility and Transportation!

With technology as a key driver, the way people and goods move around is rapidly evolving. From sleek electric vehicles to cutting-edge autonomous driving systems, the future of mobility is looking brighter than ever before.

Our expert panelists are ready to take you on a ride through the latest advancements in transportation technology and explore what lies ahead.

Join us as we delve into the exciting world of mobility and transportation and chart a course for the future!