2Gather Toronto: Unlocking the Power of Multi-Cloud, a Data and AI Story


Tuesday, October 3, 2023, 6:00 – 10:30 PM UTC

In-person event
AI and Machine Learning
Data Analytics

About this event

Businesses are facing increasing complexity as they map out their cloud data strategy. Data continues to become a critical asset that drives decision-making, innovation, and operational efficiency. Google Cloud leaders and customers alike see challenges and opportunities they see for Data and AI in a world of multicloud and multimodel infrastructure. Join this event to assess how development toolsets, security and data supply chain need to be considered for optimal use of current and future AI technologies. In addition, discover how to optimize your data and ensure organizations meet data security and privacy regulations when leveraging cloud technologies.

At 2Gather Toronto, Unlocking the Power of Multicloud: A Data and AI Story, our speakers will discuss:

  • The challenge of using AI effectively in a multi-cloud world
  • How to meet data security and privacy regulations when leveraging cloud technologies
  • The need for a multicloud strategy when addressing legal regulations
  • How business stakeholders from various industries extract value from data products via AI, ML, and more
  • What development tools and perspectives are needed to create an MLOps environment effectively

Get inspired, learn something new, and connect with other community members, partners, and Googlers at this local networking event. We’re inviting speakers to share their stories about using data to optimize operations at scale. Plus: enjoy food and drinks, on us!

2Gather is to unite with the C2C community. It’s an opportunity to network and share knowledge in person. It’s also a time to sit back, relax, and get to know your peers.

We encourage you to register now, if interested. Registration will close for this event on Friday, September 28th

Visit our previous content about Data Analytics and AI and join the C2C Canada Group to continue the conversation.

Please note: C2C reserves the right to deny access to attendees if deemed necessary. Should there be any questions, C2C will reach out to you directly.

Travel Information

If using Go Transit, Union Station is an 11-minute walk from this Google office. If using the TTC Subway, Osgoode Station is a 3-minute walk away. Paid parking is available in the Richmond Adelaide Complex - Impark Underground Parking Garage. The underground parking is accessible from York Street.


  • Sam Sebastian

    Google Cloud

    Vice President and Canada Country Manager

  • Anna Baird


    Special Programs and Executive Engagements

  • Chiel Hendriks


    Google Alliance Leader

  • Neil Bunn

    Google Cloud

    Director, Client Engineering

  • Rosie Nilvi

    TELUS Communications Inc.

    Manager - Platform Engineering & Common Services

  • Peter-Mark Verwoerd


    Associate CTO, Infrastructure Modernization

  • Wayne Woo


    Senior Product Manager

  • Bogdan Petrescu


    Senior Director of Strategic Alliances

  • Ryan Costello


    Enterprise Infrastructure Engineer

  • Bruno Ramos


    IT Specialist II

  • Jessica Boyle


    Infrastructure Project Coordinator

  • Almond Au

    Google Cloud

    Head of Customer Engineering

  • Grant Aitken


    Head of Sales, GCP Data Services

  • Jenn Charland


    Director, Cloud and Data



Tuesday, October 3, 2023
6:00 PM – 10:30 PM UTC

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6:00 PMRegistration and Refreshments
6:30 PMWelcome and Intro from C2C & Google Cloud
6:45 PMKeynote and Discussion
7:15 PMFireside Chat with PwC
7:30 PMFireside Chat with Workspot
7:45 PMBreak
8:00 PMFireside Chat with SADA
8:15 PMFireside Chat with NetApp
8:30 PMCustomer Panel
9:00 PMHappy Hour & Networking

Event Sponsors

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