Debbie Gamble

Chief Officer, Innovation Labs & New Ventures

Interac Corp.

Debbie is a visionary technology leader with a passion for leveraging digital innovations to improve people’s lives. With over 35 years of experience in payments technologies, she has led ground-breaking initiatives in digital ID, crypto currencies, contactless and mobile commerce, AI and micro-finance on an international scale.

Debbie champions collaboration and diversity of thought, inspiring her staff to achieve award-winning success in their fields. Her leadership and expertise have been recognized through numerous industry awards, including Top 50 Canadian Executives, FemTech Leader of the Year, Top 50 Women in FinTech and Most Influential Women in Payments. Through her work, Debbie is driving the success of the digital economy and transforming the way we think about technology leadership.


wednesday – 10:55am Main Stage

Time Icon 20 mins

Location Icon Meridian Hall - Main Stage

Everyday Trust: Exploring Digital Trust in Healthcare

The digital realm is brimming with potential, but its advancements come with countless challenges. While new products and services may stem from the potential of generative AI, our societal institutions struggle to keep up. Debbie Gamble, Chief Officer, Innovation Labs & News Ventures, Interac Corp. initiates a conversation with Zayna Khayat, Ph.D., health futurist at Deloitte Canada, inviting us to ponder the essence of trust in our digital engagements.

The conversation will also navigate the global trust crisis, emphasizing the importance of ethical standards and the need for regulatory modernization in healthcare. As we grapple with challenges, from misinformation to data security, how do we ensure trust remains the bedrock of our healthcare system?

Join us in exploring the bridge between familiarity and the unknown, with trust as its foundation, as Debbie and Zayna delve into the nuances of digital trust in healthcare and beyond.