Canadian Corporate Innovation Summit

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, C.C, C.M.M., C.O.M., C.D.

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, C.C, C.M.M., C.O.M., C.D.

Speaker
Governor general and Commander-in-Chief of Canada

 

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, the 28th Governor General of Canada, has dedicated his life to public service. A strong believer in both equality of opportunity and excellence, he spent most of his career in higher education as a professor and later administrator of several of Canada’s leading universities. His Excellency has focused his mandate on strengthening learning and innovation, philanthropy and volunteerism, and families and children. Since his installation as governor general in October 2010, Mr. Johnston has travelled widely across Canada and around the world, connecting, honouring and inspiring Canadians and their global partners.