About

Who are we?

The Legacy Conference was founded in 2010 by a student who saw the opportunity to inspire the next generation of student leaders through entrepreneurship.

Legacy happens annually in Ottawa, Ontario  in hopes to provide the next line of leaders with the necessary resources to help them cultivate new ideas, kick start their business endeavours or build onto their current ones.

Our Host Faculty

 
 
 

We're proud to partner with the Enactus uOttawa Organization to deliver the 2018 Legacy Conference. Their guidance and strategic advice is invaluable.

 

MEET THE Squad

A team rumoured to run off of good vibes
and good looks.

 
  Isabel Gan   Director

Isabel Gan

Director

  Aziza Makboul   Social Media Marketing

Aziza Makboul

Social Media Marketing

  Kieran Paliwal   Business Development

Kieran Paliwal

Business Development

  Moheb Ghali   Speaker Coordinator

Moheb Ghali

Speaker Coordinator

  Scout Schooley   Head of Operations

Scout Schooley

Head of Operations

  Nick Snedden   Social Media Marketing

Nick Snedden

Social Media Marketing

  Al Hussain   Business Development

Al Hussain

Business Development

  Sonia Vinogradova   Logistics Coordinator

Sonia Vinogradova

Logistics Coordinator

  Thomas Leca   Graphic Designer

Thomas Leca

Graphic Designer

  Zahra Raheel   Growth Lead

Zahra Raheel

Growth Lead

  Yoshio Oishi   Marketing Strategist

Yoshio Oishi

Marketing Strategist

  Alex Priven   Business Development

Alex Priven

Business Development

  Sally Adam   Speaker Coordinator

Sally Adam

Speaker Coordinator

 

advisory board

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Stephen Daze
Professor and Dom Herrick Entrepreneur in Residence at the Telfer School of Management  | Founder of Agawa Entrepreneurship Development Corporation

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Luc Lalande
Executive Director of the Entrepreneurship Hub at the University of Ottawa | Previous Director of the Innovation Transfer office at Carleton University

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       Mohammad Al Azzouni

Founder of Legacy Conference | Co-founder Gnowit | President My Sales Lab

 

Shout Outs

  Lea Abboud   Director 2017,  Legacy Canada

Lea Abboud

Director 2017,

Legacy Canada

  Andre Bouzout   Director 2015-2016,  Legacy Canada

Andre Bouzout

Director 2015-2016,

Legacy Canada

  Holly Todd   President,  Enactus uOttawa  

Holly Todd

President,

Enactus uOttawa
 

  Drew Stirling   VP External,  Enactus uOttawa

Drew Stirling

VP External,

Enactus uOttawa

 
 

Our Reading list

Zero to One - Peter Thiel

The hard thing about hard things - Ben Horowitz

Essentialism - Greg McKeowen

Steal like an artist - Austin Kleon

The four hour work week - Tim Ferris

 

"ALL OF US HERE HAVE NO IDEA WHAT WE'RE DOING.
WE'RE JUST TRYING TO FIGURE IT OUT AS A TEAM"


- Tobi Lütke, founder & CEO of Shopify