About Us

For over 20 years C5 Group companies including American Conference Institute, The Canadian Institute, C5 (UK), have developed and hosted conferences, summits and executive briefings providing the business intelligence that decision makers need, to react decisively and effectively to challenges and opportunities in the marketplace.

With offices in New York, London and Toronto, C5 Group offers hundreds of conferences, forums, and summits each year around the globe. Over 25,000 senior business and public sector executives, lawyers and other professionals from the United States, Europe, Russia and CIS, China, Canada, Australia, Asia and Africa will attend a C5 Group event this year.

Management Team

Our people define who we are as a company. Our success depends on the vast expertise each member of the team possesses and the engaged minds of our people, and we believe there’s no better way to cultivate growth and camaraderie, than to support the talent, dedication and personal passions that drive each one of us. Meet a few of the talented team that helps The Canadian Institute build conferences and events that are unlike any others.

David Gray

David Gray
Chief Financial Officer

Ellen Jensen

Ellen Jensen
Chief Operating Officer

Frederique Duranton

Frederique Duranton
Vice President, Global Programming and Content Strategy

Evelyn Papadopoulos

Evelyn Papadopoulos
Vice President, Global Marketing