Julie Cafley

Senior Vice President · Public Policy Forum

Julie Cafley is a frequent speaker and commentator on issues relating to higher education leadership and governance.

Governance and Public Policy Higher Education Administration Women & Leadership Community Development Innovation

Terry Sullivan, PhD

Expert Advisor, Quality Initiatives · Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Public policy expert, working to ensure quality cancer care and health services across Canada

Health Data Quality Health Indicators Public Health Healthcare Management

Heike Schroeder

Professor of Environmental Governance · University of East Anglia

She examines the international politics of climate change at global, national and regional levels.

Carbon Emissions International Politics of Climate Change Climate Change Climate Change Governance International Development

Shane Barter, PhD

Associate Professor of Comparative Politics · Soka University

Professor Barter focuses on Southeast Asian politics, Civilians in war, as well as autonomous areas and conflict resolution

Minorities Separatism Indonesia Conflict Resolution Southeast Asia

Manley A. Begay, EdD

Public Trustee · Fielding Graduate University

Faculty member at Northern Arizona University where he teaches courses on nation-building, curriculum development, and Indigenous education

Indigenous Nation-Building Indigenous Education

Yvon Audette

Partner, Advisory Services, Management Consulting · KPMG

Information Technology specialist with a proven reputation for assisting clients across multiple industries improve their IT organization

It Cost Optimization It Due Diligence and Integration/Separation It Strategy Green IT It-Enabled Business Transformation

Jana Steele

Partner, Pensions & Benefits · Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Partner at Osler in Toronto with extensive knowledge and experience with shared risk, target benefit and other innovative plan designs.

Pension and Benefits Pension Plan Shared Risk and Target Benefit Plans Pension Plan Structure Pension Plan Governance Pension Plan Compliance

Penelope Simons

Professor, Faculty of Law · University of Ottawa

Penelope Simons has been engaged in research on corporate human rights accountability for over a decade.

Business and Human Rights Corporate Social Responsibility International Human Rights Law Transnational Corporations Human Rights and International Economic Law

Tiffany Muller Myrdahl

Urbanist and Feminist Geographer · Simon Fraser University

Specializes in equity and inclusion. Uses policy analysis and collaborative research with women and LGBTQ people to examine urban change.

Geographies of social difference (with an emphasis on gender and sexuality) Municipal Social Inclusion Policy Qualitative and Mixed Method Research Oral history methods for research and policymaking

Jun Yang

Associate Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Jun Yang's research involves the study of optimal contracting, corporate governance, executive compensation, and FinTech

Fintech Financial Regulation Executive Compensation Corporate Governance Corporate Finance

James Brickley

Gleason Professor of Business Administration at the Simon Business School · University of Rochester

Jim Brickley consults with manufacturing and service organizations on operations management and data analysis issues.

Ceo Compensation Banking Corporate Finance Economics of Organizations Compensation Policy

Jared Wilson

Assistant Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Jared Wilson is an expert in corporate finance, corporate governance, mergers & acquisitions, and executive turnover.

Corporate Governance, Mergers & Acquisitions Corporate Finance Executive Turnover

Mahmoud Nourayi, Ph.D.

Professor of Accounting, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Paul A. Grosch Professor

Tax + Financial Consultant Auditor in Government and Public Accounting Internal Auditor + Accounting Manager Public Accounting

Peter Smith Ring, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Management, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Networks and Strategic Alliances Public Sector-Private Sector Collaboration Inter-organizational Relationships Strategic Management

Sue Metzger

Faculty Director, VU Women in Tech; Information Systems Instructor | Villanova School of Business · Villanova University

Sue Metzger, MS, is an expert in advancing women in technology, mobile app development and entrepreneurship, and enterprise computing.

Business Advancing Women in Technology Mobile Application Development and Entrepreneurship Enterprise Computing Including the Cloud Collaborative Media

Christine Parlour

Professor | Sylvan C. Coleman Chair in Finance and Accounting | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Fintech Digital Payments Credit Markets Finance Microstructure

Sarah Reckhow

Assistant Professor of Political Science · Michigan State University

Sarah Reckhow is an expert on education policy, urban and state politics, and philanthropy and nonprofits in public policy.

Philanthropy Racial Politics State Politics Education Policy Every Student Suceeds Act

Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux

Chair on Truth and Reconciliation · Lakehead University

Dr. Wesley-Esquimaux's research addresses unresolved intergenerational trauma and grief primarily within the Canadian Indigenous community.

Community Development Government Community Outreach Leadership Teaching

Janni Aragon

Director, Technology Integrated Learning and Interim Director Technology & Society Program · University of Victoria

Janni Aragon has taught courses on American Politics, Political Theory, Gender and Politics, Feminist Theory, and Women's Studies.

Gender and Leadership Gender and Higher Education Cogressional Elections Women and Social Media Teaching and Social Media

Lin Zheng

Clinical Associate Professor of Accounting · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Lin Zheng is an accounting expert, focused on financial reporting and disclosure, international accounting, and corporate governance.

Corporate Social Responsibility International Accounting Financial Reporting and Disclosure Corporate Governance and Firm Performance