Technology & Transformation Roadshow Canada 2024

Bridging Tech and Transformation 

March 6th – 20th, 2024

MB | ON | AB | BC




inspiring speakers



What’s In Store for 2024

In today’s dynamic digital landscape, adaptability and disruption go hand in hand. Governments face an ever-evolving challenge: staying ahead, anticipating change, and meeting the rising expectations of citizens. Modern citizens crave seamless access to services through cutting-edge technology, anytime, anywhere, and on any device. To keep pace with these shifting demands, the public sector must harness the power of IT to enhance accessibility, boost productivity, and foster internal collaboration, ultimately delivering the vital services citizens depend on. 

The Technology & Transformation Roadshow is designed to provide you with actionable insights through practical case studies, interactive panel discussions, and engaging roundtable sessions. The event will equip you with the knowledge and tools to craft a blueprint that leverages IT technologies for optimized service delivery and enhanced citizen outcomes. 

With a robust agenda covering IT modernization, cloud implementation, and leadership strategies, you’ll leave with actionable takeaways and a network of contacts to support your agency’s growth and success. Discover emerging tech trends and strategies that bridge the digital divide and delve into industry best practices.  

Don’t miss the chance to shape the future of your government agency. Register now and join us for a day of innovation, knowledge sharing, and networking. Together, we’ll chart a path to digital excellence in the public sector. 

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Who Attended in 2023

Chiefs | Directors | Heads | Managers of

CIO/CTO/IT Directors

IT Procurement

Chief Architect

IT Operations

IT Infrastructure

IT Workforce Strategy

Enterprise Architecture

Contract Management

Benefits of Sponsoring

Thought Leadership
Demonstrate your capabilities and share your stories and case studies via this high-impact in-person event

Brand Awareness
Boost your brand awareness with your target audience by leveraging our multiple marketing channels and routes to market.

Lead Generation
Develop targeted leads and turn them into sales opportunities through detailed audience profiling and polling.

What Your Peers Had To Say

The various speakers brought so much depth to the conversation. It kept it fresh and exciting. The topic itself is exciting but having the passionate speakers just added so much more.

Government of Ontario, Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services

Very informative session. The event was extremely well planned. Very impressed with the panel members you really captured the cream of the crop. The real life experience each one of them shared with us was invaluable.

Ministry of Health

Our 2023 Speakers Included

Louie Orbeta
Manager, Cybersecurity and IT Infrastructure
Winnipeg Airports Authority

Sandra Hodzic
Director of Strategic Innovation and Design
Finance and Treasury Board, Government of New Brunswick 

Teresa Dukes
Executive Director, Social Innovation Office
Government of Manitoba

Chad Coyes
Application Platforms Leader
Red Hat

Andrea DeJong, Deputy Fire Chief, City of St.Catharines

Dawn Nedohin-Macek
Director, Cyber Security and Enterprise Architecture
Manitoba Hydro

Andrea DeJong, Deputy Fire Chief, City of St.Catharines

David Wallace
Executive Counselor
Info-Tech Research Group

Mike Savage, Mayor, Halifax Regional Municipality

Dafna Carr
Associate Deputy Minister, ServiceOntario
Ministry of Public and Business Service Delivery 

Alex Coleman
Chief Information Officer/Assistant Deputy Minister Children, Youth and Social Services I+IT Cluster (CYSSC)
Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services 

John Roberts
Chief Privacy Officer / Archivist of Ontario
Ministry of Public and Business Service Delivery

Uma Gopinath
Chief Information Officer

Kalyan Chakravarthy
Chief Information Officer
Durham Region 

Hayley Crichton
Executive Director, Public Safety and Security Division
Nova Scotia Department of Justice

Manish Agarwal
Chief Information Officer / Assistant Deputy Minister
Ministry of Public and Business Service Delivery 

Paul N. Wagner
Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy & Transformation 
Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Philippe Johnston
Chief Information Officer
National Research Council of Canada 

Natalie Verdon
Director, PHAC Solutions & Border Strategy
Health Canada

Paul Faucher
Director, Enterprise Services and Digital Engagement Director
Office of the Auditor General of Canada 

MEGAN HARRIS Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Safety Transformation Taskforce, PSSG Government of British Columbia

Nadine Clément
Senior Director, Application & Software Procurement Directorate, Business and Technology Solutions Sector (BTSS)
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC)

MEGAN HARRIS Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Safety Transformation Taskforce, PSSG Government of British Columbia

Franca Petrocelli
National Public Sector Leader
BDO Canada LLP

Jyoti Gondek, Mayor, The City of Calgary

Sean Stricker
Director, Digital Transformation
Canada Energy Regulator

Penny Rae
Chief Information Officer
Alberta Health Services 

Todd Wilson
Department Head, Canada – Regional Office of Technology
Red Hat

Katie Black, General Manager, Community Services, City of Calgary

Paul Bellows
Yellow Pencil

Cole Cioran
Managing Partner, Executive Services
Info-Tech Research Group

Officer in Charge of
Community Safety and
Royal Canadian Mounted

Blair Neufeld
Executive Director,
Product Digital Design & Delivery Government of Alberta

Genevieve Lambert
Chief Digital Officer, Office of Chief Information Officer
Government of British Columbia

Mike Palmer
Chief Information Officer, Information Technology
City of Victoria  

Karen Stewart
Chief Information Officer
City of Maple Ridge 

Olena Mitovska
Product Director of Private Cloud as a Service Platform
BC Provincial Government

Jazz Pabla
Director, Information Services
City of Kelowna

Don OstergardChief Information OfficerRoyal Roads University  

Discussing the Most Current Topics











Hear from public sector leaders about the latest trends and explore how to instantly apply these insights and gain unique perspectives


An opportunity to engage with your peers from across the state in dedicated networking sessions, interactive roundtable discussions and meal breaks


Hear  from leading solutions providers in the government space as they explore key technologies to improve citizen services


Receive on-demand access to session content on the complimentary Public Sector Network social learning platform

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The 2023 Technology & Transformation Roadshow gives you direct access to every senior stakeholder looking to advance their customer experience strategy. presents you with a prime opportunity for top-quality lead generation, face-to-face meetings with buyers, and the chance to sky-rocket your marketing conversion metrics in time.

The event was well organized. The content was bang on and very relatable. And the speakers and moderator made the event very interesting.

– Metrolinx

Interested In Learning More?

The Technology & Transformation Community provides a hub for public sector professionals from around the globe to learn, network, collaborate, benchmark, and share best practices with their peers. Become a member today for free and gain access to:

  • Live chats and digital forums
  • Global content library
  • Priority event registration
  • Networking opportunities with peers
  • Complimentary access to exclusive events and insights