All the celebrities attending the massive Collision Conference in Toronto

May 9 2019, 1:31 am

Later this month, tech giants and industry leaders from around the world will gather in Toronto to attend North America’s fastest-growing tech conference.

Now in its sixth year, Collision was created by the team behind Web Summit, the world’s largest tech event. Collision attracts CEOs of the world’s largest companies, founders of exciting startups, leading investors, and media from more than 120 countries.

The conference is taking place at Toronto’s Enercare Centre from May 20 to 23, and is expected to host over 25,000 attendees.

In fact, the event has reached capacity.

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Some of the faces you’ll see at Collision will be quite familiar, as celebs drop in to discuss their dabbles in the entrepreneurship sphere.

Here’s who you can look forward to seeing in Toronto this month.


Justin Trudeau will speak at Centre Stage after the conference’s opening remarks.

Seth Rogan will take Centre Stage to discuss Houseplant, his homegrown recreational cannabis brand.


Joseph Gordon-Levitt will hit Centre Stage to talk about HITRECORD and the emphasis of creative collaboration over self-promotion.

Timbaland will also be present, discussing personal success, self-mastery, and the resilience needed to succeed on your own terms.

Akon will delve into the origin of Akoin, his vision for the power of cryptocurrencies in developing communities, and the role of blockchain in sustainability.


Terrell Owens, NFL Footballer and entrepreneur, will take Centre Stage to discuss how to create a winning mentality across teams.

Director X (Julien Lutz) will offer a talk that offers a different look at a life-changing experience.


Steve Aoki will be co-leading a talk about burnout, scaling, finding your audience, and when to sleep.

Major Lazer will be hosting a Q&A on Thursday afternoon, and word is, he’ll be hosting one of the pub crawls on Monday evening as well.

A full schedule for Collision is available online here.

Collision Conference

When: May 20 – 23, 2019
Where:  Enercare Centre, Toronto
Tickets: Available online, starting at $595 – Daily Hive discount code: TheDailyHive

Daily Hive is a proud community sponsor of Collision Conference 

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