Past Conferences

YII has held four international conferences, most recently at MIT.

Speakers at Past Conferences

MIT Conference 2006


University of Toronto Conference 2005
  • John Abele, Founder Chairman, Boston Scientific
  • David Tobin, CEO, Canadian Intellectual Property Organization
  • Anthony Lacavera, President and CEO, Globalive Communications (#1 Company on the 2004 Profit 100)
  • Dr. H. Douglas Barber, Founder, Director, and Past President and CEO, Gennum Corporation
  • Andrew Harrison, Associate, Primaxis Technology Ventures Inc.
  • David Unsworth, Senior Associate, RBC Strategic Technology Fund
  • Michael Lee, Vice-President, Interad
  • Dr. Harold Jennings, Inventor of Meningitis C Vaccine; recipient of Manning Award of Distinction and the Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal
  • Thomas Parsons, Chair of OnSETT, and Senior Business Development Officer at the Research, Business Development Office of the University Health Network Sylvan Browne, Bereskin & Parr