Opening General Session

Opening General Session

Opening General Session and Welcome Reception

Join us for the Opening General Session where we'll highlight what you can expect at the September Business Conference, and more!

Event Details:

  • Wednesday, September 25, 2019 | 4:00 - 5:00 pm
  • Immediately following the Opening Session, help us welcome our conference exhibitors at the Welcome Reception. (All Opening General Session attendees will receive one drink ticket.)

Keynote Speaker: 


Orlando Bowen M.Sc., B.Sc.

Orlando Bowen was a linebacker in the Canadian Football League from 2000-04. His career was sadly cut short after a severe concussion suffered at the hands of two armed men.

Orlando’s mission is to make a difference in the lives of others by motivating people to take action. His heart for people and his desire to see companies reach their fullest potential has made him an influential entrepreneur and an inspirational innovator in the business community. Orlando has used story-telling, fitness activities and cognitive exercises to teach resilience, leadership and teamwork to over 300,000 people. When it comes to building teams, creating momentum and employing winning strategies, Orlando is the real deal. Empowering people to overcome adversity, find their passion and to use their gifts to serve is the reason Orlando breathes. This gift has placed Orlando on hundreds of stages, boardrooms and in presentations across North America and has garnered him numerous awards.