The University of Toronto’s MMF Program, CAASA, CIBC Mellon, and the Centre of Digital Management and Technology Innovation are proud to present a panel discussion and networking event on the Canadian alternative investments industry and career opportunities therein.

This is a content-packed session for those who might look to enter the alternative investment industry either right out of school or in the future.

Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Location: CIBC Mellon, 1 York Street, 5th floor, Toronto (map)

5:00pm Registration & Arrival
5:30pm Panel Discussion & Q&A
7:00pm Reception begins
8:00pm Session Ends


Tim Elliott, President, Connor Clark & Lunn Funds Inc.

Michael Gord, Founder & CEO, MLG Blockchain

Ela Karahasanoglu, Visiting Researcher, Bodhi Research Group

Christophe L’Ahelec, Senior Principal – External Managers, Capital Markets, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Moderated by: James Burron, President, CAASA


CAASA Members may attend to network with students at no cost and registration is required as capacity is limited.

Students may RSVP via Josie Valotta at

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