Thursday, June 16, 2016
Education Sessions - 9:25 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.

Reverse Logistics: What's your Remarketing Strategy
Paul Busch, Director, Sales Canada, B-Stock Solutions Inc.

Say YES to Unleashing the Full Potential of Your L.E.A.D.E.R.S.
Candy Barone, CEO & Founder, Your Empowered Strong LLC

*Speaker Replacement for Michael Stanleigh*
Communication During Mission Critical Moments
Marion Grobb Finkelstein, Workplace Communication Consultant

CEO Speak – Communicating the value up
Gary Breininger, President, BGR Coaching & Strategic Solutions Inc.

Managing Fairness
Judy Wilson, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Education Sessions - 11:05 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.

The Canada-US Perimeter Security & Economic Competitiveness – Streamlining Cross Border Processes
Mathew Wilson, Senior Vice President, Canadian Manufacturer & Exporters (CME)

Supply Chain Leadership: A New "MINDSET" to meet Supply Chain's Growing Strategic Imperative
Gary D’Andrea, Managing Partner, The Story Group

From Best Price to Best Practices: Evolving Procurement Needs for Managed Services
Alan Spence, National Manager, Managed Document Services Sales and Strategic Alliances, RICOH Canada Inc.

Closing the Gaps in Government Organizations: Procurement - Project - Portfolio Strategy
Laura Cocuzzi, CSCMP, Project Integration Manager, Regional Municipality of Peel

What is the Next Big Thing in Supply Chain Management?
P. Fraser Johnson, Ph.D., Professor, Operations Management, Leenders Supply Chain Management Association Chair, Director, Ivey Purchasing Managers Index

Education Sessions - 3:10 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.

Omni-channel… Corporate Buzzword vs. Corporate Buy-in
Dave Mack, Vice President, Omni-Channel Retail, SCI Logistics

Internship and Future Employment Pool
Rushmi Hasham,Trios College
Jessica Kudlats, CareerEdge
Andy Robling, National VP of Client Development, Hays

Evolution of Public Procurement in Ontario
Marian Macdonald, Assistant Deputy Minister of Supply Chain Ontario, Ontario Shared Services
Ben Sopel, Director of Continuous Improvement and Strategic Planning with Supply Chain Ontario, Ontario Shared Services

Contractor Management - Using Safety Analytics and Insurance Benchmarking
Darren Hamman, CRSP, HSE Manager, ISN
Brett Parker, Technical Lead - Insurance, ISN

Friday, June 17, 2016
Education Sessions - 10:10 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

Understanding “limits of liability”: key insights into surface, air and ocean transportation contracts
Alan S. Cofman, Lawyer, Fernandes Hearn LLP
James Manson, Associate, Fernandes Hearn LLP

Breakthrough Leadership: Developing a Culture of Leadership and Mastery
Kathryn Pottruff, MSPM, PMP, President, Pottruff Consulting

E-Bidding - A 360 degree perspective
Alison Carden, Partner, eSolutionsGroup
Gord Sears, CPPO, CPPB, Manager, Procurement Services, Town of Newmarket
Leslie Williamson, CSCMP, Purchasing, Town of Milton

Inventory Optimization in the Digital Supply Chain
Robert Lennox, Senior Principal, Accenture

Supply Chain Innovation and Sustainability through Supplier Diversity
Cathy Gallagher-Louisy, Director, Knowledge services, Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion
Dr. Paul D. Larson, CN Professor of SCM, University of Manitoba

Education Sessions - 12:10 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.

Transforming Your Supply Chain into a Collaborative Global Network: Get Ahead of Supply and Demand
Al Norrie, Business Solutions and Supply Chain Management Operations, Infor Senior Manufacturing & Supply Chain Account Executive

Resolving Intergenerational Issues In The Workplace
Tim Westhead, CEO, Tim Westhead Productions

Small Changes, Big Impact: A Toyota and Canadian Blood Services Collaboration
Tony Kelly, Vice President, Customer Services Toyota Canada Inc.
Rick Prinzen, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Canadian Blood Services

Five Lessons Learned in Public Sector Competitive Bidding
Simon Brown, BSc MBA PLOG CTDP MAPM MILT, Executive Vice President, ArcBlue Consulting