Speakers 2013

C2 Montréal unites global trailblazers, business innovators, entrepreneurial icons, social game changers and a host of other engaging thought provocateurs at the top of their creative game. In taking the C2 stage, these world-renowned speakers representing a diverse array of industries have a common goal: to inspire creative solutions for commercial problems.

We’re not done yet. Even more exciting speakers are on tap to be announced in coming weeks, so keep your antennae tuned.
Sir Richard Branson

Founder, Virgin Group

Barry Diller

Chairman of the Board and Senior Executive, IAC Chairman of the Board and Senior Executive, Expedia, Inc.

Philippe Starck

Architect and Designer

Neri Oxman

Architect and Designer, Director, Mediated Matter group, MIT Media Lab

Bobbi Brown

Founder and CCO, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Diane von Furstenberg

Founder and Co-Chairman, DVF

Arkadi Kuhlmann

Founding CEO, ING Direct

Chris Bangle

Designer, Chris Bangle Associates and former Chief of Design, BMW Group

Fred Dust

Partner, IDEO

Tom Gentile

President and CEO, GE Healthcare Systems

John Mackey

Co-Founder and CEO, Whole Foods

Tracey Bleczinski

Vice-President of Consumer Products for the National Football League (NFL)

Blake Mycoskie

Founder and Chief Shoe Giver, TOMS

Andy Nulman

President, Just For Laughs

Stephan Ouaknine

Founder and CEO, Inerjys

Nicole Piasecki

Vice President, Business Development & Strategic Integration, Commercial Airplanes, Boeing

Will Travis

President and Senior Partner, Sid Lee USA – Panel Land of Brave

Hilary Mason

Chief Scientist, bitly

Sanjay Poonen

President, Corporate Officer, Technology Solutions and Head of Mobile Development

Steve Brown

Chief Evangelist and Futurist, Intel