For speakers

Welcome, speakers

Thank you for contributing to the IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2023. To help ensure the success of your session, please see the important information below:

Programming and Speaker Coordinator Marjorie Boyer will be your main contact at the IAPP during the event life cycle. Please reach out to Marjorie if you have any questions.

Conference venue: The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto Hotel, 1 Harbour Square, Toronto, ON Canada M5J 1A6, +1 416.869.1600

Speaker registration: You will automatically be awarded a complimentary pass to the event and registered as a speaker by IAPP staff. Your conference pass is eligible for all programming and events happening on May 25-26, 2023. If you are speaking at a workshop, your pass will include your workshop. If you would like to add a training or workshop to your registration (additional cost), please contact Marjorie Boyer.

Dietary accommodations: Should you require a special diet, please contact speaker coordinator Marjorie Boyer to indicate your needs before April 24.

Symposium presentation template: All speakers using PowerPoint must download and use the IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2023 presentation template found here.

Please visit the location and travel page for more hotel options, plus travel and parking information.


Important deadlines

Due now: Check the online schedule to see your session date and time.

Due now: Send us your headshot and a brief biography if we do not already have this on file.

March 28, 1 p.m. EDT: Attend speaker orientation web conference. You will receive an invitation with additional details from Marjorie.

April 3: Deadline for initial planning call with co-panelists and chairperson.

April 17: Send draft presentations to your chair and speaker coordinator.

May 15: Send final presentation to your chair and speaker coordinator.

Additional programming information
Need to make a change to speakers or presentation content? It is important to run it by us. Changes must be approved by IAPP to uphold the quality of our program and keep our publications current. Please contact Marjorie immediately if you need to make adjustments.

See our code of conduct at IAPP events.


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