Becky Keller & Cheryl Pounder
Olympians and key members of Canada's Women's Hockey Team
Opening Keynote – The Dual Power of Coaching and Being Coached & Learning from Success and Failure
Tuesday, October 26, 2021
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Becky Kellar was a member of the Canadian Women’s Hockey Team from 1997-2010, a three-time Olympic Gold Medalist (2002, 2006, 2010) an Olympic silver medalist (1998), and four-time World Champion. Becky has twice been named the top defenseman in the CWHL (Canadian Women’s Hockey League).
Cheryl Pounder played on six of Canada’s World Championship Hockey Teams, where she was named an All-Star Defenseman in 2005 and Top Defenseman at the 2002, 2004, 2005, and 2007 Canadian National Hockey Championships. Among her incredible career highlights, she has won two Olympic gold medals and has been crowned a six-time World Champion by the International Ice Hockey Foundation. Currently a hockey analyst for TSN, Cheryl was also the commentator for coverage of the women’s hockey tournament at the 2014 and 2018 Winter Olympics for TSN and CBC.
Pounder and Kellar run Strictly Hockey – offering summer camps, PA Day camps, individual training, and team training for youth and adults of all abilities.
Multi-award-winning marketer, bestselling author, and global keynote speaker
Keynote – The Burnout Gamble: Achieve More by Beating Burnout & Building Resilience
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Hamza Khan is a global thought leader and his clients have included some of the world’s most dynamic companies and organizations. He also works alongside young people and new talent as Managing Director of Student Life Network, Canada’s largest and most comprehensive education resource platform reaching over 2.7 million students. As an educator, he is currently an instructor at Seneca College and Ryerson University, teaching courses on digital marketing and social media.