Since 2010, Nicholas has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of the International Economic Forum of the Americas (IEFA) as well as the Toronto Global Forum and World Strategic Forum. After graduating with a Law degree from Ottawa University in 2001, Nicholas Rémillard was appointed Deputy General Manager of the International Economic Forum of the Americas/ Conference of Montreal. Since then, he has been contributing to the rapid expansion of the organization as Executive Vice President. In 2007, he launched the Toronto Forum for Global Cities, an international conference fostering expert dialogue on key economic issues of our times and in 2011 he launched the Palm Beach Strategic Forum which is now held in Miami under its new appellation : World Strategic Forum. Under his leadership, the Toronto and Miami Forums rapidly developed as major platforms for thought leadership and business opportunities. Nicholas has appeared in Canadian and American media on several occasions over the last few years, enhancing the visibility of the IEFA as a leading conference on the global scene. He also serves as Honorary Consul General of Iceland in Montreal.