About

dx3

Dx3 is Canada’s largest conference and trade show dedicated to retail, marketing, and technology. Through engaging content and immersive experiences, Dx3 connects the world’s top technology brands with Canada’s leading brands, retailers, and agencies. Dx3 is the one-stop-shop for marketers who want to learn how tech is changing their industries and how they can innovate to grow their businesses.

Dx3 2019 will take place in Toronto, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Registration details will be available soon!

Meet the team behind Dx3

Hifazat Ahmad
President & CEO

Hifazat Ahmad has 18 years of experience in managing and growing business, conference organizations across three continents. He has organized over 300 events in over 20 countries. Prior to coming to Canada Faz had worked with some of the largest U.K based media and events companies like Emap, Daily Mail Group, Informa and Terrapinn and has sold, produced and managed conferences, large scale exhibitions, awards and managed event businesses. In 2013 Faz left Top Right Group, where he was commercial director responsible for over US$30 million revenue and team of 45 people to migrate to Canada where he established Faz Inc.(IoT Events) a conscious capitalist events and consulting business focused on empowering Canadian businesses to become efficient, help SMEs explore international growth and preparing businesses for opportunities and challenges presented by Millennials generational transition.

Azka Ijaz
Content Director

Azka Ijaz is the Content Director at IDx3 Canada, she takes care of conferences from its initial to the execution phase. Azka has a Post-grad Certificate in Digital Media Marketing and holds an undergraduate degree with double majors in Chemistry and Mass Communication. As of her strong academic background, Azka always looks for an interesting angle in every situation. At Dx3 Canada, Azka brings her extensive research, management, planning and people skills.

Beatriz Gallardo
Marketing Manager

Bea has a Master's Degree in Marketing, Online Marketing, SEO and SEM and more than six years of experience in digital marketing and business communication. In addition, Beatriz has a Journalism Bachelor's Degree from the University of Malaga (Spain), and several years of experience working as a journalist. At Dx3, Beatriz manages the marketing side of the business.

Peter Rwankole
Sales

Peter has worked as a Business Development Executive for around 10 years in multiple industries, both across Canada and abroad. He defends that through his Career, he has found that what matters most is the collective pursuit of a common goal is a rewarding Experience. "I am extremely excited to be part of this dynamic team. I look forward to helping shape and create events that enable executives to harness the Power of collaboration and empower them with the knowledge from industry leaders. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have any questions, otherwise, I look forward to meeting you on site!"

Duncan Payne
Advisor, Dx3

Before the plunge to entrepreneurship Duncan was Executive Vice-President of Business Development Worldwide at dmg world media. When he is not launching new ventures, reimagining Home Shows or climbing mountains, you might him on the field coaching one of Toronto’s youth rugby teams.

Anum Rubec
Event Manager, Dx3

Anum is a content creator, social media & events consultant with 8+ years of experience in marketing. You will always find her tweeting, taking photos & drinking a lot of coffee.