Nov 25 - 26, 2017
Toronto Reference Library

CANADIAN PERSONAL FINANCE CONFERENCE

CPFC17 is a two-day conference aimed at personal finance bloggers, writers, and anyone with a passion for learning more about finance​
*The first 40 tickets sold get to attend a Fireside Chat with Melissa Leong*
The Speakers
Women in Finance
Michele Romanow
Tech titan Michele Romanow is an engineer and a serial entrepreneur who started three companies before her 28th birthday. The newest (and youngest ever) entrepreneur to join CBC’s hit show Dragons’ Den, Michele is the co-founder of e-commerce platforms Buytopia.ca and Snap By Groupon, which have saved millions of users hundreds of millions of dollars.
Kelley Keehn, personal finance educator, speaker, media personality and best-selling, award-winning author of nine books, uncovers the “inner games” we play surrounding wealth. Kelley is a popular media guest, appearing on TV and radio around the globe, and has written many columns and published articles. 
Shannon Lee Simmons
Rubina Ahmed-Haq
Jessica Moorhouse
Ellen Roseman
Melissa Leong
The Tickets
*The first 40 tickets sold get to attend a FIreside Chat with Melissa Leong*
The Agenda
Friday
Fireside Chat with Melissa Leong
 
Saturday
9:15am
9:45am
10:00am
10:45am
11:15am
12:00pm
1:00pm
1:30pm
2:00pm
2:30pm
3:00pm
3:30pm
4:00pm
5:00pm
7:00pm
Registration and continental breakfast
Opening Remarks
Ann Kaplan Investing in Yourself
Keynote: Ann Kaplan Investing in Yourself
Shannon Lee Simmons What Are You Saving For?
Panel: Melissa Leong, Rubina Ahmed Haq, Ellen Roseman
Moderator: Caroline Cakebread
Lunch
Cait Flanders
Capital One
Fintech Demos
Jessica Moorhouse The Power of the Podcast: How to Be a Stellar Podcast Guest & Get Noticed
 
EQ Bank
Networking Break
Keynote: Michele Romanow Behavioural Finance
Closing Remarks
Afterparty
Sunday
10:00am
10:15am
10:30am
11:30am
12:15pm
12:30pm
1:00pm
Breakfast
Opening Remarks
Keynote: Kelly Keehn
Financial Literacy Challenge: Pitch Competition
Snacks and Networking Break
Winning Team Announced
Closing Remarks
Emily & Daniel
 “The enticing lineup of speakers included some of the pillars of personal finance in Canada. My pen was trying to keep up with the knowledge being spewed from the likes of MoneySense editor Jonathan Chevreau, and Globe and Mail Columnist Rob Carrick.”
 
UrbanDepartures.com
Mark Seed

“This conference reinforced the work I’m currently doing...I also learned some other things I should be doing...[and lastly] learned some new tricks for the blog which hopefully over time will improve my interactions with [my readers].”

Mark Seed
MyOwnAdvisor.ca
The Sponsors
Platinum
Platinum
Keynote
Gold
The Venue
#CPFC17 will take place at the Toronto Reference Library, just north of Yonge and Bloor in downtown Toronto
The Hotel
We've once again partnered with the Holiday Inn Toronto Bloor-Yorkille to provide attendees with a conference rate on hotel rooms. Space is limited so be sure to book early!
Details
The CPFC17 promotional rate is valid from Nov 22-28.
Reservations can be made via phone at 1-877-859-5897 or online below.
When making your reservation, be sure to use the code HUB to get the promotional rate.
Contact
Kerri-Lynn McAllister
kl[at]ratehub.ca
 
Krystal Yee
krystal.yee[at]gmail.com
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