Speakers of Colour

Raia “Coach” Carey


Media Maverick |Manager of Culture, Diversity & Inclusion at SickKids Foundation


Kardinal Offishall


Canadian Music Icon


Omari Newton


Motivational Artist | Inclusion Advocate | Award-Winning Actor 


Celina Caesar-Chavannes


Entrepreneur, Former Elected Official and Author


Anthony N. Morgan


Racial Justice Lawyer


Jesse Lipscombe


co-founder, make it awkward


Spike Lee


Legendary Director, Writer, Actor and Producer


Prasanna Ranganathan


DEIB Leader | Writer & Correspondent 


Dambisa Moyo


Global Economist 


Jade Simmons


Rockstar Concert Pianist


Humble the Poet


Acclaimed Poet


Omar Johnson


Former CMO at Beats by Dre & Former VP Marketing at Apple


Sage Paul


Indigenous Fashion Designer


Shea Emry


Founder, Wellmen


Michael “Pinball” Clemmons


CFL Hall of Famer


Damon Stoudamire


Head Coach, University of the Pacific Men’s Basketball


Cabral “Cabbie” Richards


Host, Bleacher Report Betting


Nav Bhatia


Official Raptors Superfan


Ross Simmonds


Founder – Foundation Marketing


Linda Nazareth


Economist & Broadcaster


Takara Small


Journalist & Tech Expert


Tim Raines


Former Montreal Expo


Jeannine Carter


Chief Innovator & Advisor, Delivering Happiness


Kevin Weekes


NHL Network Star


Tina Varughese


Diversity & Inclusion Expert


Cesar Kuriyama


Founder, 1 Second Everyday


Zahra Ebrahim


CEO & Co-Founder, Monumental


Daymond John


Star of ABC’s Shark Tank


Dr. Stephen Peters


CEO & President, The Peters Group


Nabil Karim


Sportscentre Anchor, TSN


Geroy Simpson


CFL’s All-Time Leader in Receiving Yards


Brian Solis


World-renowned Digital Analyst


Shashank Nigam


Founder & CEO, SimpliFlying


Karina LeBlanc


General Manager, Portland Thorns


Kwame Osei


Inspirational Leader & Educator


Ali Hassan


Stand-up Comic & CBC Personality


Dr. Chitra Anand


Doctoral Researcher, Innovation and Culture Change Keynote Speaker 


Metta World Peace


NBA All-Star | Mental Health Hero