Vice Chair and Head of Transition Investing
Brookfield Asset Management
Born in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, and raised in Edmonton, Mark Carney is a globally-recognized Canadian economist, public policy leader, sustainability advocate, and author.
He serves as the United Nations Special Envoy for Climate Change and Finance, Vice Chair of Brookfield Asset Management and Head of Transition Investing, and previously served as Governor of the Bank of Canada (2008-13) and Governor of the Bank of England (2013-2020). Prior to his governorships, Mr. Carney worked at the Canadian Department of Finance as well as Goldman Sachs. Today, he is also Chair of the Advisory Board for Canada 2020, and Chair of the Panel of Senior Advisors for Chatham House.
Mr. Carney holds doctorate and master's degrees from Oxford University and a bachelor's degree in Economics from Harvard University.
Margaret Franklin, CFA
President and CEO
Margaret Franklin, CFA, leads CFA Institute and its more than 170,000 members worldwide in promoting the highest standards of education, ethics, and professional excellence in the investment profession. She assumed her role in September 2019 and has more than 25 years of investment and wealth management experience.
Before joining CFA Institute, Margaret led International Wealth Management for North America and was president of BNY Mellon Wealth Management, Advisory Services in Canada. She also served as a board member of BNY Mellon Trust Company (Cayman). Margaret joined BNY Mellon in 2016.
Margaret earned a Bachelor of Administration in Economics from McMaster University in Ontario. She is a CFA charterholder and a member of CFA Society Toronto.
Host, The Open
Amber Kanwar is the host of BNN Bloomberg's flagship morning show The Open. She has interviewed CEO's from across the country's c-suite, influential politicians and large fund managers. She specializes in covering the stock market as well as Canada's burgeoning tech scene. She has her Master's in Journalism from Ryerson University and her Bachelor in Management & Organizational studies from the University of Western Ontario.
February 9, 2023
Vancouver Convention Centre East Exhibit Hall A
999 Canada Place
Individual Tickets $200
Tables of 10 $2,000
A portion of the registration fees will be donated to The Greater Vancouver Food Bank.
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Cocktail Reception
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Dinner Service
6:30 pm - 6:45 pm Welcoming Remarks/Awards Presentation
6:45 pm - 7:10 pm Margaret Franklin, CFA - President and CEO, CFA Institute
7:10 pm - 7:30 pm Amber Kanwar - The Open Host, BNN Bloomberg
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Mark Carney - Vice Chair, Brookfield Asset Management
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm After Party/Dessert Buffet