Evolve ETFs: The Innovators Behind Disruption with Raj Lala

Evolve ETFs: The Innovators Behind Disruption with Raj Lala

anchor.fm/evolveetfs
Raj Lala, President & CEO of Evolve ETFs, joins industry experts to discuss topics such as; cyber security, artificial intelligence (A.I.), auto innovation (including electric and self-driving cars), blockchain, ETFs, and more.


The Value of ETFs Within Client Portfolios with John De Goey
Jun 14 • 18 min
Episode Length: 18:13 Learn about: · The evolving role of the financial advisor · Changes to the wealth management industry · Rising popularity of ETFs · Current investor trends and socially responsible investing mandates · Current investment themes ·…
Evolving Risks of Cybercrime with Matthew Rosenquist
Jun 7 • 33 min
Episode Length: 33:48 Learn about: · Growing systemic challenges in cybersecurity · How the public sector can protect itself from cybercrime · the NSA and its role in the recent Baltimore ransomware attack · Opinions on Baltimore’s decision not to pay…
AI and Its Impact on Society with Nicolas Chapados
May 24 • 35 min
Episode Length: 35:42 Learn about: · Defining artificial intelligence (AI) and the importance of decision making · Data processing and portfolio rebalancing through AI · How AI affects investing and portfolio management · The relationship between AI and…
Insights on Innovative Technologies with Matt Ward
Mar 20 • 22 min
Learn about: · What may be the biggest concerns for the future · Amazon and how they affect and disrupt various industries · How 5G may affect different parts of the world and impact lives · How artificial intelligence and automation may affect the future…
Artificial Intelligence with Salim Naran
Mar 11 • 29 min
Learn about: · How artificial intelligence (AI) works within the financial services industry · Black box AI & glass box AI, and regulations around AI · The impact of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) in the US & Canada · How data and…
AI and Cyber Security with Carole Piovesan
Jan 29 • 23 min
Learn about how artificial intelligence (AI) and cyber security are intertwined, the association of increased connectivity to cybercrime, the trade-off between convenience and privacy, the impact of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), top…
Gender Diversity Inspiring Change with Julia Smith & Raj Lala
Jan 16 • 22 min
Find out how Canada’s gender-balanced cabinet has changed the dynamic and views within the government over the past few years; the three biggest challenges in closing the overall gender gap; what is being done to encourage females to enter the STEM…
Growth of the ETF Industry in North America with Tom Psarofagis & Cam Gill
Dec 12, 2018 • 42 min
Listen to discussions about the overview of the 2018 Canadian and US ETF market, the importance of active management for fixed income, the role of ETFs in the current market environment, key differences in the way advisors use ETFs in Canada and the US,…
Growth in Robotics with Dr. Jonathan Kelly & Raj Lala
Nov 1, 2018 • 26 min
Learn about the definition and differences between “automation” and “robotics”, predictions for collaborative robots (cobots) that help with day-to-day chores at home, view on surgical robots, the convergence of embodied intelligence in machines, the…
Growth of Cannabis Infused Beverage Market with Dooma Wendschuh
Aug 29, 2018 • 24 min
Learn about why cannabis-infused beverages are at the forefront of the “cannabis format war”, barriers to entry into the market, views on how the industry will grow, how big the cannabis-infused beverages market is expected to be in Canada, recreational…
The Perils of Cybercrime with David Senf & Raj Lala
Aug 17, 2018 • 29 min
Learn about: the importance of cyber security measures for low-risk devices, how companies can protect themselves from internal risks vs. external forces, the federal government’s cyber security initiatives including new mandatory data-breach reporting…
Reimagining Work with AI and Dr. Chitra Dorai
Aug 8, 2018 • 25 min
Learn what cognitive computing is, the development of AI from machine learning and taking into account reasoning, planning, and scheduling, how infusing intelligent automation and deeper meaningful engagement with customers can transform businesses, the…
Benefits of Responsible Investing with Dustyn Lanz
Aug 2, 2018 • 22 min
Find out how the terms ESG (environmental, social and governance) and SRI (socially responsible investing) are intertwined and different from each other, the business case for ESG, Millennial investing trends, the suitability of cannabis for responsible…
Autonomous Driving with Marc Hoag & Raj Lala
Jul 24, 2018 • 28 min
Learn about the levels of automation for autonomous cars, the behavioural shift to autonomous driving from traditional petrol cars, the significance of technology vs. legislation, the prediction for 2020 as an important year as level 5 autonomous vehicles…
Disrupting the Financial Services Industry with Jos Schmitt
Jul 18, 2018 • 18 min
Discover the evolution of stock exchanges, the vision and differentiator for NEO Exchange (a new and innovative Canadian stock exchange), the differences between Canadian and US markets in terms of market data transparency, how PTFs (Platform Traded…
The Future of Marijuana Legalization with Vahan Ajamian
Jul 11, 2018 • 17 min
Get an update regarding recreational marijuana legalization in Canada and around the world. Learn about policing, supply and demand predictions once recreational marijuana is legalized, expected average price per gram (in Canada) towards the end of 2018,…
Disruption Through ESG with Doug Morrow
Jul 6, 2018 • 17 min
Learn more about the fundamentals of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance), how portfolio managers are using ESG strategies within their funds, the potential growth of ESG interest with the transfer of wealth to Millennials, long-term trends for…
Personal Disruption with Whitney Johnson & Raj Lala
Jun 20, 2018 • 21 min
Find out what personal disruption means, key tips for C-Suite execs considering a change in their business and/or personal lives, the difference in experiencing disruption for males and females, examples of how Whitney applied disruption in her life,…
Investing in ETFs with Mike Newton
Jun 13, 2018 • 25 min
Learn about the innovations taking place within wealth management, the changing investment decision-making process regarding ETFs, active vs. passive ETFs, Millennial investing trends, and ETF predictions for the next few years with Mike Newton, Portfolio…
Cyber Security with Sean Sullivan (F-Secure) & Raj Lala
Jun 6, 2018 • 9 min
Sean discusses how the Internet of Things (IoT) exposes consumers to potential cybercrime, which industries are most susceptible to cyber attacks, the percentage of companies that are confident in their cyber security measures, and predictions for the…
Insights with Senior Futurist Thomas Frey & Raj Lala
May 30, 2018 • 30 min
Thomas explains what a futurist is, the future of colleges and education, potential changes to our daily lives, 3D printing, self-driving cars, weaponized AI, passenger drones, the future of commuting and travelling, the relevance of social media, and…
Marijuana Industry Update with Cronos CEO & Raj Lala
May 23, 2018 • 16 min
Mike Gorenstein, Chairman, President & CEO of Cronos Group, addresses questions regarding Bill C-45, policing of cannabis, average retail price per gram, global market size predictions, consolidation, and more. • About Mike Gorenstein • Michael Gorenstein…
Insights with Futurist Speaker Nikolas Badminton & Raj Lala
May 16, 2018 • 28 min
Nikolas will give you essential insights into the way the future world will work. In this episode, he speaks about the “Fourth Industrial Revolution”: communications, energy, and transportation. He dives deeper into the topics of genomics (including…
Artificial Intelligence (AI) with Stuart Sherman & Raj Lala
May 8, 2018 • 22 min
Discover how big data has changed over the last 10 years and why it matters, the differences between machine learning and artificial intelligence, what Watson aims to accomplish (an IBM supercomputer that combines AI and analytical software), and more…
Cyber Security with Robert Hudyma (Ryerson Professor) & Raj Lala
Apr 24, 2018 • 16 min
Find out how the government is tackling cyber threats, legislation for cyber security, gender diversity in STEM, cybercrime predictions and more with Robert Hudyma, Professor at Ryerson University in the Ted Rogers School of Management, and Raj Lala,…
Cyber Security with Stew Wolfe (Cisco) & Raj Lala
Apr 24, 2018 • 18 min
Learn more about how IoT is posing new cyber threats, how Fortune 500 companies are integrating cyber security into their firm, biggest threats & opportunities, and more with Stew Wolfe, Associate Principal, Cisco Global Security, and Raj Lala, President…
ETF Education with Eric Balchunas (Bloomberg) & Raj Lala
Apr 16, 2018 • 27 min
Build your ETF knowledge base. Learn the differences between ETFs and mutual funds, the growth potential of the ETF market, investor demographics, top ETF predictions, and more with Eric Balchunas, Senior ETF Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence, and Raj Lala,…
Cyber Security with Scott Schober (BVS) & Raj Lala
Apr 6, 2018 • 22 min
Discover how cybercrime is changing, the economic impact of cybercrime, the future of cyber security, and more with Scott N. Schober, President/CEO of Berkeley Varitronics Systems, Inc., and Raj Lala, President & CEO of Evolve ETFs. • About Scott Schober…