John Tory

Schedule for Collision from Home 2020

Tuesday, June 23
10:05 – 10:15
EDT
The road to opening Toronto
Mayor Tory's vision of the road ahead for the city.
Format
Panel
Location
Channel 1
Participants
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada
Paddy Cosgrave Collision + Web Summit
13:00 – 14:00
EDT
Should your city have a chief exploration officer?
David Wallerstein, chief exploration officer (CXO) of Tencent, will lead this brainstorming session, which brings together a group of global mayors. In it, he will describe the role of a CXO, what value a CXO can create for a city, and why your city needs to hire one. Is your city ready to recruit a CXO?
Format
Roundtable
Location
City Summit
Participants
David Wallerstein Tencent Holdings
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada
Bonnie Crombie City of Mississauga
Frank Scarpitti City of Markham
Greg Milne
Carlos Leonczuk City of Montevideo , Uruguay
Michael Thompson City of Toronto
Remigijus Simasius Vilnius city
Don Iveson
Mayor Patrick Brown Brampton
13:00 – 14:00
EDT
Should your city have a chief exploration officer?
David Wallerstein, chief exploration officer (CXO) of Tencent, will lead this brainstorming session, which brings together a group of global mayors. In it, he will describe the role of a CXO, what value a CXO can create for a city, and why your city needs to hire one. Is your city ready to recruit a CXO?
Format
Roundtable
Location
City Summit
Participants
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada
Bonnie Crombie City of Mississauga
Mayor Patrick Brown Brampton
Frank Scarpitti City of Markham
Don Iveson
Remigijus Simasius Vilnius city
Michael Thompson City of Toronto
Greg Milne
Carlos Leonczuk City of Montevideo , Uruguay
16:45 – 17:05
EDT
Leading a city through a crisis
When a crisis hits, strong and effective leadership is more important than ever. When faced with an unprecedented global pandemic, causing a major economic downturn and wide-scale civil unrest, leadership becomes almost impossible. But these next two speakers have managed to remain calm through this heaviest of storms. Join us to hear from two of North America's leading mayors, the mayor of Chicago, Lori Lightfoot, and the mayor of Toronto, John Tory.
Format
Super fireside
Location
Channel 1
Participants
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada
Lori Lightfoot City of Chicago
Steve Clemons The Hill
Wednesday, June 24
15:00 – 16:00
EDT
How to responsibly unlock hidden data assets in your city
Stefaan Verhulst, co-founder of the GovLab, will lead a roundtable discussing the opportunity of unlocking and re-using data responsibly in cities. This session will cover how government, business and the people can collaborate more openly and effectively, help make more informed decisions, and solve public problems.
Format
Roundtable
Location
City Summit
Participants
Stefaan Verhulst The GovLab
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada
Frank Scarpitti City of Markham
Don Iveson
Greg Milne
Eric Menges FrankfurtRheinMain Corp.
Carlos Leonczuk City of Montevideo , Uruguay
Thursday, June 25
14:00 – 14:30
EDT
Q&A with John Tory, Mayor of Toronto
Born and raised in Toronto, Mayor Tory has spent his life giving back to the city he loves, through his tireless work in the public and private sectors and his philanthropic roles. Elected as the 65th mayor of Toronto in 2014, and re-elected in 2018, John Tory is making the city more liveable, affordable and functional. Today we get an insight into a day in the life of the mayor of Toronto during a global pandemic. Please log in to the web app to watch this Q&A.
Format
Q&A
Location
Q&A
Participants
John Tory City of Toronto, Canada