Event Sponsors

The Ad Club of Toronto is pleased to announce it's 2nd Annual Student Day Conference, taking place on March 5, 2020 at Daniels Spectrum in Toronto.

As the premier networking and industry event for post-secondary and recent grads in advertising, marketing and media, Student Day will explore current trends and feature a roster of high-profile speakers, including:

Alexandra Panousis - CEO, Carat

Riina Clydesdale - President, Kinetic

Alastair Taylor - CEO, Publicis

Maranda Wilson - PR, CMiC

Boris Cho - Sr Director of Strategy, WPP

Cynthia Rubino - Founder, CYTRINE | iMatter

Bryan Kingston - North America Integrated Marketing, Hasbro Canada

Jed Schneiderman - EVP, EQ Works

Darrick Li - Sr Director, Comscore

Judy McLean - Sr Recruiter, GroupM

Andrew Srinarayan - Founder/CEO, STRADIGI

Jonathan Bechan - Talent Acquisition Lead, Prodigy Game

Natalia Vassilieva - Director, People and Culture, Stackadapt

Allison Burley - Sr Director Spotify

Caitlin Neve - Client Services Director, Accenture

Ian MacDonald - Sr Manager, OLG

Amina Mattern - Head of Strategy, Loblaw Companies Ltd.

Connie Tan - HR and Culture Lead, GroupM

We're expecting over 350 students across 15 schools. Attendees will have access to all speakers, and have the opportunity to meet the sponsor exhibitors: MCRC, Accenture, GroupM, Kinetic, Publicis, Adapt Media, Balmoral, Havas, EQ Works, Spotify, PostMedia, Comscore, NABS, M2T, Ad Standards, NHL, IAB

Event Schedule

Agenda

10:00 - Doors open to students, networking, job fair
10:00 - Registration begins

11:15 - Lunch sandwiches served in main lobby

12:00 - Introduction speech and general announcements
12:30 - “Be Nice or Leave” - Diversity, Inclusion, and Mental Health Panel
1:20 - "Be Nice or Leave" follow up and networking ice breaker
1:30 - Networking, job fair
1:45 - “All Walks Of Life” - Q/A Panel
3:00 - Networking, job fair
3:30 - “Answers To Our Questions” - Recruitment Panel
4:30 - Networking, job fair

For all event and sponsorship inquiries, please contact Ian and Boris at Education@adclub.ca
Daniels Spectrum Building
585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON
M5A 2B7