OUR SPEAKERS

The CRDCN20 conference features over 50 Canadian and international speakers who will be presenting in panel style sessions. The panels will feature a live Q&A so make sure to send in your questions during the event. We invite you to continue the conversation on social media following each panel by using #CRDCN20.

Andrew Bjerring
Andrew Bjerring
Canadian Research Data Centre Network / Réseau Canadien des Centres de Données de Recherche
Chair of the Board / Président du conseil d'administration
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

Anil Arora
Anil Arora
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
Chief Statistican of Canada / Statisticien en chef du Canada
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

Dominique Bérubé
Dominique Bérubé
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council / Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines
Vice-President, Research / Vice-présidente, Recherche
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

Tammy Clifford
Tammy Clifford
Canadian Institutes of Health Research / Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada
Vice-President, Research Programs / Vice-présidente, Programmes de recherche
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

Roseann Runte
Roseann Runte
Canada Foundation for Innovation / Fondation canadienne pour l'innovation
President and CEO / Présidente et Directrice générale
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

David Farrar
David Farrar
McMaster University
President & Vice-Chancellor / Président et Vice-recteur
PROMISES FULFILLED AND FUTURE POTENTIAL: THE RETURN ON INVESTMENT IN THE CRDCN

Jennifer Robson
Jennifer Robson
Carleton University
Associate Professor / Professeure agrégée
SPOTLIGHT ON INCOME & EMPLOYMENT

Pierre-Carl Michaud
Pierre-Carl Michaud
HEC Montréal
Professeur titulaire
SPOTLIGHT ON INCOME & EMPLOYMENT

Tammy Schirle
Tammy Schirle
Wilfrid Laurier University
Professor of Economics
SPOTLIGHT ON INCOME & EMPLOYMENT

Lynn Barr-Telford
Lynn Barr-Telford
Statistics Canada
Assistant Chief Statistician
SPOTLIGHT ON INCOME & EMPLOYMENT

Ross Finnie
Ross Finnie
University of Ottawa/Université d'Ottawa
Professor/Professeur
SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Susan McDaniel
Susan McDaniel
University of Victoria
Professor of Sociology
SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Guy Lacroix
Guy Lacroix
Université Laval
Professeur titulaire
SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Keith Godin
Keith Godin
Government of British Columbia
Assistant Deputy Minister of the Governance and Analytics Division / Sous-ministre adjoint de la Division de la governance et de l'analyse
SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Daniel Silver
Daniel Silver
University of Toronto & Canadian Research Data Centre Network / Réseau canadien des Centres de données de recherche
Associate Professor & Member of the Board / Professeur agrégé & membre du conseil d'administration
SPOTLIGHT ON EDUCATION AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Yoko Yoshida
Yoko Yoshida
Western University
Associate Professor
SPOTLIGHT ON IMMIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT

Tony Fang
Tony Fang
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Professor and Jarislowsky Chair
SPOTLIGHT ON IMMIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT

Ana Ferrer
Ana Ferrer
U Waterloo
Professor of Economics
SPOTLIGHT ON IMMIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT

Ima Okonny
Ima Okonny
Employment and Social Development Canada / Emploi et Développement social Canada
Chief Data Officer / Dirigeante principale des données
SPOTLIGHT ON IMMIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT

Janet Halliwell
Janet Halliwell
J.E. Halliwell Associates Inc. & Canadian Research Data Centre Network / Réseau canadien des Centres de données de recherche
‎President - ‎J.E. Halliwell Associates Inc. & Member of the Board / Présidente - J.E. Halliwell Associates Inc. & membre du conseil d'administration
SPOTLIGHT ON IMMIGRATION AND SETTLEMENT

Kim McGrail
Kim McGrail
University of British Columbia
Professor / Professeure
SPOTLIGHT ON POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES

Mohammad Hajizadeh
Mohammad Hajizadeh
Dalhousie University
Associate Professor / Professeur agrégé
SPOTLIGHT ON POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES

Amélie Quesnel-Vallée
Amélie Quesnel-Vallée
McGill University/ Université McGill
Canada Research Chair in Policies and Health Inequalities / Chaire de recherche du Canada sur les Politiques et les Inégalités sociales de santé
SPOTLIGHT ON POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES

Jeff Latimer
Jeff Latimer
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
Director General and Strategic Advisor for Health Data / Directeur général et conseiller stratégique pour les données sur la santé
SPOTLIGHT ON POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES

Ted McDonald
Ted McDonald
University of New Brunswick & Canadian Research Data Centre Network / Université du Nouveau-Brunswick & Réseau canadien des Centres de données de recherche
Professor of Economics, Director NB-IRDT & Member of the Board / Professeur titulaire , Directeur du NB-IRDT, membre du conseil d'administration
SPOTLIGHT ON POPULATION HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES

Sylvia Fuller
Sylvia Fuller
University of British Columbia
Professor / Professeure
SPOTLIGHT ON GENDER ISSUES

Neeru Gupta
Neeru Gupta
University of New Brunswick
Associate Professor / Professeure agrégée
SPOTLIGHT ON GENDER ISSUES

Dionne Pohler
Dionne Pohler
University of Toronto Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources
Associate Professor
SPOTLIGHT ON GENDER ISSUES

Marc Lachance
Marc Lachance
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
Acting Director General, Justice, Diversity and Populations / Directeur général intérimaire - Justice, Diversité et Population
SPOTLIGHT ON GENDER ISSUES

Kathleen Morris
Kathleen Morris
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Vice President, Research and Analysis
SPOTLIGHT ON GENDER ISSUES

Michael Haan
Michael Haan
Western University
Associate Professor / Professeur agrégé
SPOTLIGHT ON ETHNIC AND RACIAL ISSUES

Rupa Banerjee
Rupa Banerjee
Ryerson University
Associate Professor
SPOTLIGHT ON ETHNIC AND RACIAL ISSUES

Abdie Kazemipur
Abdie Kazemipur
University of Calgary
Professor & Chair of Ethnic Studies
SPOTLIGHT ON ETHNIC AND RACIAL ISSUES

ÜMIT MUSTAFA KIZILTAN
ÜMIT MUSTAFA KIZILTAN
IMMIGRATION, REFUGEES AND CITIZENSHIP CANADA
Chief Data Officer (CDO)
SPOTLIGHT ON ETHNIC AND RACIAL ISSUES

Jacques Fauteux
Jacques Fauteux
Statistics Canada
Assistant Chief Statistician – Strategic Engagement
SPOTLIGHT ON ETHNIC AND RACIAL ISSUES

Jim Dunn
Jim Dunn
McMaster University
Professor / Professeur
SPOTLIGHT ON POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS AND HOUSING

Valerie Tarasuk
Valerie Tarasuk
University of Toronto
Professor / Professeure
SPOTLIGHT ON POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS AND HOUSING

Krishna Pendakur
Krishna Pendakur
Simon Fraser University
Professor / Professeur
SPOTLIGHT ON POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS AND HOUSING

Guy Baillargeon
Guy Baillargeon
Gouvernement du Québec Ministère du Travail, de l'Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale
Strategic Advisor and Acting Director Research Directorate/Conseiller stratégique et directeur par intérim Direction de la recherche
SPOTLIGHT ON POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS AND HOUSING

Mike Veall
Mike Veall
McMaster University
Professor of Economics
SPOTLIGHT ON POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS AND HOUSING

Donna Feir
Donna Feir
University of Victoria
Assistant Professor
SPOTLIGHT ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES

Simona Bignami
Simona Bignami
Université de Montréal et CIRANO
Associate Professor
SPOTLIGHT ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES

Gérard Duhaime
Gérard Duhaime
Université Laval
Professor / Professeur titulaire
SPOTLIGHT ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES

Jonathan Dewar
Jonathan Dewar
First Nations Information Governance Centre / Centre de gouvernance de l’information des Premières Nations
Chief Executive Officer / Directeur général
SPOTLIGHT ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES

Tim Leonard
Tim Leonard
Indigenous Services Canada
Manager
SPOTLIGHT ON INDIGENOUS ISSUES

Michael Wolfson
Michael Wolfson
University of Ottawa/ Université d’Ottawa
Adjunct Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health and Faculty of Law/ Professeur adjoint, École d'épidémiologie et de santé publique et faculté de droit
MICRODATA ACCESS: PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, FRANCE, THE UK AND THE US

Ron Jarmin
Ron Jarmin
U.S. Census Bureau
Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer /Directeur adjoint et chef des opérations
MICRODATA ACCESS: PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, FRANCE, THE UK AND THE US

Andrew Engeli
Andrew Engeli
Office for National Statistics (UK)
Head of Research and Data Evaluation / Chef de la rechereche et de l'évaluation des données
MICRODATA ACCESS: PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, FRANCE, THE UK AND THE US

Roxane Silberman
Roxane Silberman
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) France
Emeritus senior researcher / Chercheure émérite
MICRODATA ACCESS: PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, FRANCE, THE UK AND THE US

Lars Vilhuber
Lars Vilhuber
Cornell University
Executive Director, Labor Dynamics Institute
MICRODATA ACCESS: PERSPECTIVES FROM CANADA, FRANCE, THE UK AND THE US

Lisa Lix
Lisa Lix
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
Professor & Associate Department Head / Professeure et Directeure agrégée du département
RESPONSE TO COVID-19: FIRST WAVE ASSESSMENT AND SECOND WAVE PLANNING

Gillian Petit
Gillian Petit
University of Calgary
Research Associate at the School of Public Policy / Chercheure agrégée
RESPONSE TO COVID-19: FIRST WAVE ASSESSMENT AND SECOND WAVE PLANNING

Karen Mossman
Karen Mossman
McMaster University
Vice-President, Research / Vice-présidente, Recherche
RESPONSE TO COVID-19: FIRST WAVE ASSESSMENT AND SECOND WAVE PLANNING

Michael Harvey
Michael Harvey
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner, NL
Information and Privacy Commissioner / Commissaire à l'information et la protection des renseignements personnels
PRIVACY AND MICRODATA ACCESS: TWO WORLDS COLLIDING?

Eric Rancourt
Eric Rancourt
Statistics Canada / Statistique Canada
Director General, Modern Statistical Methods and Data Science/ Directeur général, Méthodes statistiques modernes et science des données
PRIVACY AND MICRODATA ACCESS: TWO WORLDS COLLIDING?

Felix Ritchie
Felix Ritchie
University of the West of England
Professor of Applied Economics
PRIVACY AND MICRODATA ACCESS: TWO WORLDS COLLIDING?