Digital Transformation Workshop

Thursday, September 29, 2022
8:30 AM
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Light Breakfast & Registration: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Program: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Networking Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Program: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

If you have any questions, please contact us at or 604-640-5491

Digital Transformation Workshop

A one-day interactive workshop for leaders looking to drive business growth and resilience through digital reinvention.

Now more than ever, to keep pace with our rapidly evolving global markets, digitization is crucial to advance competitiveness and achieve success.

Digital transformation helps companies become more competitive by leveraging technology to improve processes, operations, and customer experiences.

 Create a Digital Blueprint to prepare your organization for Digital Transformation:

  • Learn how to effectively lead and grow an organization in today's hybrid environment.
  • Make direct connections to available financing and grants that can support your digital adoption.
  • Discover how to leverage technology to build a future-proof sales organization.
  • Gain exclusive insights and trends on recent consumer spending behaviour within Greater Vancouver and nationally.
  • Discuss how to protect your Intellectual Property at home and abroad.

Participating organizations will receive a customized assessment from Jelly Marketing. The assessment will review your online effectiveness and be the foundation for your digital blueprint.

 This workshop is designed for growth-oriented SME business leaders:

  • Looking to prepare for Digital Transformation.
  • With a proven track record of domestic or international sales.
  • Committed to actively participating in the program.

Additional Workshop Details


Shane Gibson

Shane Gibson
Author, Speaker, Sales Thought Leader

Shane Gibson is an international keynote speaker, trainer, and author on B2B sales, social selling and the virtual economy, who has addressed over 200,000 people on stages in North America, South America, Southern Africa, India, Dubai, and Malaysia. Shane is #5 on the list of the Top 30 Social Salespeople in the World.


Shane Gibson

Darian Kovacs
Founding Partner, Jelly Marketing

Darian Kovacs is the Indigenous founder of Vancouver-based digital marketing agency Jelly Marketing and digital marketing school Jelly Academy. He brings 15 years of marketing experience and a passion for education, and creativity. He is the host of the podcast Marketing News Canada and on sits the board of NPower Canada. Darian specializes in mixing PR with digital marketing and has worked with numerous internationally renowned brands on developing and executing their digital marketing and PR strategies.


Andrew Gemino  Kavi Huliyappa  Roger Kuypers  Sean McCormick  Robin Smith  James Szantho  Patrick Wiltshire

Andrew Gemino, Professor, Management Information Systems & Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Associate Dean, and Academic Director, EMBA IBL, SFU Beedie
Kavi Huliyappa, Strategic Partnership Manager and Global Inbound Trade-lane Development, Purolator Inc.
Roger Kuypers, Partner, Fasken
Sean McCormick, Head of Growth Strategy, Spendscape a Moneris Company
Robin Smith, Director, Treasury Solutions, RBC
James Szantho, Account Executive, Fully Managed by Telus Business
Patrick Wiltshire, Director of Products,  Moneris

Opening and Closing Remarks:

Joyce Tang

Joyce Tang
Director, WTC – Vancouver

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Presented by:

World Trade Centre Vancouver is part of the World Trade Centers Association, a not-for-profit, non-partisan association dedicated to the establishment and effective operation of World Trade Centers as instruments for trade expansion. The World Trade Centers Association is an international ecosystem of global connections and integrated trade services made up of over 300 World Trade Center locations in nearly 100 countries, representing over 750,000 businesses globally.