All 2016 Speakers

Nèstor Abatidaga

Nèstor Abatidaga

Chief Executive Officer

Grupo Sancor Seguros

Biography

Carlos Ernesto  Acero Sánchez

Carlos Ernesto Acero Sánchez

Chief Executive Officer

Confederación de Cooperativas de Colombia – CONFECOOP

Biography

Datuk Mohamad Ali Hasan

Datuk Mohamad Ali Hasan

Vice President

Malaysian National Co-operative Movement – ANGKASA

Biography

Nicole Alix

Nicole Alix

President

La Coop des Communs

Biography

Rosario Altieri

Rosario Altieri

President

Associazione Generale Cooperative Italiane (AGCI)

Biography

Dominique  Anglade

Dominique Anglade

Minister of Economy, Science and Innovation

Gouvernement du Québec

Biography

Jean  Arondel

Jean Arondel

President

Fédération nationale des Caisses d’Epargne

Biography

Rym  Ayadi

Rym Ayadi

Professor and Director

Alphonse and Dorimène Desjardins International Institute for Cooperatives, International Research Centre on Cooperative Finance, Cooperatives Gateway of HEC Montréal

Biography

Abdelkrim Azenfar

Abdelkrim Azenfar

Director

Office of Co-operative’s Development

Biography

Honourable Keshab Prasad Badal

Honourable Keshab Prasad Badal

Chairman

National Cooperative Federation of Nepal (NCFN)

Biography

Jack  Bailey

Jack Bailey

President and Chief Executive Officer

IDC-USA

Biography

Liz Bailey

Liz Bailey

Principal

The Bailey Group LLC

Biography

Jean-Louis  Bancel

Jean-Louis Bancel

President

Coop FR

Biography

D. Scott Banda

D. Scott Banda

Chief Executive Officer

Federated Co-operatives Limited

Biography

Kathy  Bardswick

Kathy Bardswick

Chair of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Co-operative Capital, President and Chief Executive Officer

The Co-operators Group

Biography

Trent Bartlett

Trent Bartlett

Independent Non-Executive Director

Co-operative Bulk Handling Limited (CBH Group)

Biography

André  Beaudoin

André Beaudoin

General Secretary

UPA Développement international (UPA DI)

Biography

Nazik Beishenaly

Nazik Beishenaly

President

Cooperatives Union of Kyrgyzstan

Biography

Marie-Pier Béliveau

Marie-Pier Béliveau

Board Member

VIVACO, Groupe coopératif (member of La Coop fédérée)

Biography

Denis Berthiaume

Denis Berthiaume

President and Chief Operating Officer, Desjardins Financial Security

Desjardins Group

Biography

Tarun  Bhargava

Tarun Bhargava

Deputy General Manager, Cooperative Relations

Indian Farmers Fertiliser Coop Ltd. (IFFCO)

Biography

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau

Minister of International Development and La Francophonie

Government of Canada

Biography

Alexandre Bigot-Verdier

Alexandre Bigot-Verdier

Connector

OuiShare

Biography

Helen Blackburn

Helen Blackburn

Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer

Coast Capital Savings

Biography

H.E. Marc-André Blanchard

H.E. Marc-André Blanchard

Canada Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations

Biography

Thierry Blandinières

Thierry Blandinières

Chief Executive Officer

InVivo

Biography

Marie-Claude Boisvert

Marie-Claude Boisvert

Senior Vice President, Business Services Executive Division

Desjardins Group

Biography

Marco Aurélio Borges de Almada Abreu

Marco Aurélio Borges de Almada Abreu

Chief Executive Officer

Bancoob

Biography

Christian Boucher

Christian Boucher

Board Member

La Coop Seigneurie (member of La Coop fédérée)

Biography

Jack Bouin

Jack Bouin

First Deputy Chairman

Fédération nationale du Crédit Agricole (FNCA)

Biography

Luc  Bouthillier

Luc Bouthillier

Professor, Department of Wood and Forest Sciences, Forestry, Geography and Geomatics Faculty

Laval University

Biography

Ilkka  Brander

Ilkka Brander

Vice President, E-commerce and Digital

S Group

Biography

Eric  Brat

Eric Brat

Associate Researcher

Alphonse and Dorimène Desjardins International Institute for Cooperatives, HEC Montréal

Biography

H.E. Harald Braun

H.E. Harald Braun

Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Germany to the United Nations

Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations

Biography

Ronald  Brizard

Ronald Brizard

Associate Deputy Minister of Forests

Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs, Québec

Biography

Howard Brodsky

Howard Brodsky

Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Co-Founder

CCA Global Partners

Biography

Martin Brunelle

Martin Brunelle

Managing Vice-President, Greater Montreal Administrative Division

Desjardins Group

Biography

Juan  Buchenau

Juan Buchenau

Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Finance and Private Sector Development, Latin America and the Caribbean Region

World Bank Group

Biography

Klaus  Buchleitner

Klaus Buchleitner

Chief Executive Officer

Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederösterreich-Wien AG

Biography

Stéphan Bureau

Stéphan Bureau

Facilitator

Biography