International Metropolis Conference Keynote Speakers

June 24 to 28, 2019

The Promise of Migration

Inclusion, Economic Growth and Global Cooperation

Keynote speakers

The conference will have keynote speakers each morning prior to the plenary session from June 25 to 28. Click on the speakers' names to look at their bios.

Matt DeCourcey

Parliamentary Secretary

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

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Gilbert W. Whiteduck

Anishinabe from Anishisnabe aki(land)

The Honourable Ahmed D. Hussen MP


Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Valérie Plante

Mayor of Montreal

Juan José Gómez Camacho

Ambassador of Mexico to Canada

Ketty Nivyabandi

Human rights defender, poet and advocate