The 2019 APEX Symposium presentations and videos will be posted here when available.


Shachi Kurl

Executive Director, Angus Reid Institute.

Jocelyn Bérard

Partner and Senior Vice President, National Practice Leader,
Leadership, Assessment and Development, Optimum Talent; Author of Accelerating Leadership Development: Practical Solutions for Building Your Organization’s Potential.

The Right Honourable Joe Clark

Former Prime Minister of Canada.

Jim Balsillie

Former Chairman and Co-CEO of Research In Motion (BlackBerry); Founder and Chairman, Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI).

  • K7 Presentation – How Canada Can Prosper in the 21st Century Economy of Intangibles (.pdf) – available upon demand at info@apex.gc.ca

Tom Nichols

Professor, U.S. Naval War College and Harvard Extension School; Author of The Death of Expertise.

  • K9 Presentation – The Campaigns Against Established Knowledge: Impacts on Public Policy and Threat to Democracy (.pdf) – available upon demand at info@apex.gc.ca