SCMA MB held its Annual General Meeting on April 23, 2015 in Winnipeg. The Annual Report was presented at this meeting to provide the membership with an update on the Board's accomplishments throughout the 2012-2013 year. At this meeting, we also held elections for the open positions on the SCMA MB Board of Directors.
Viscount Gort Hotel
1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0C9
Lunchtime Keynote Speaker (PDF, 127 KB)
Paul Soubry, President and CEO, New Flyer
Panel Discussion (PDF, 177 KB)
Paul Soubry, David White, and Martin Montanti
Martin Montanti, SCMP
Martin Montanti, SCMP has been named the 2014 recipient of the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management Garner Thémoin Award. This award is presented to individuals whose modest, sincere, and persistent efforts have helped advance the profession of supply chain management.
Martin is currently Vice President of Corporate Services for Southern Health-Sauté Sud. He is also the the 2014 Recipient of the SCMA Fellowship Award recognizing excellence in supply chain management.
|8:00 - 9:00am||Breakfast and Registration|
|9:00 - 9:45am||Using a Lean Philosophy to Improve Performance in the Public Sector - John Chaput|
|10:00:-10:45am||Non-Binding, Negotiated RFX Process - Evelyn Hartwig, Diagnostic Services Manitoba|
|11:00-11:45am||Employment Solutions for Immigrants and Employers - Terry Buhay and Jonathan Bauer, Manitoba Start|
|12:00-1:30pm||Lunch and Keynote Speaker - Paul Soubry (PDF, 124 KB)|
|1:30-2:00pm||Panel Discussion - Paul Soubry, David White, and Martin Montanti (PDF, 147 KB)|
|2:00-2:45pm||Paying to Learn - The Causes of Poor Business Performance - President of Brent Reid Enterprisess and Former Vice President with the Business Development Bank of Canada|
|3:00-3:45pm||How Lean Supply Chains Increase Profitability and Competitiveness - Kelly Singleton (Price Industries), Ian Seunarine (The Duha Group), and Lance Young (Melet Plastics)|
|4:00-4:45pm||Supplier Diversity in Manitoba - Why? Who? And How? - Paul D. Larson, Ph.D., CN Professor of Supply Chain Management at the University of Manitoba|