Thursday, June 15, 2017

Plenary Session - 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Tales from the Table: 
North America - Centre Stage

Diane Gray, President & CEO, CentrePort Canada Inc.
Tiffany Melvin, President, NASCO

Concurrent Education Sessions - 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Contract Management
Jai Mehta, SCMP, Supply Chain Manager, TransCanada

Leveraging Vendor Relationships to Manage Product and Contract Lifecycle
Shalini Talwar, SCMP, Manager-Strategic Sourcing and Supply, FedEx Express
Ameet Sareen, GSM Product Business Development, Air Canada Cargo

Stress is Serious . . . Stop Just Applying Band-Aids!!!
Pam Paquet, Chief Change Officer, Pam Paquet & Associates Performance Management

Plenary Session - 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Tales from the Table:
Getting a Supply Chain Seat at the Executive Table
David White, Executive Vice President, Supply Management, New Flyer Industries and Motorcoach Industries

Plenary Session - 3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tales from the Table:
Demand Forecasting: Supply Chain Leaders Needed for CEO Roles
Geoff Frodsham, CEO, Princess Auto

Concurrent Education Sessions - 4:05 p.m. - 5:05 p.m.

Measuring Performance Beyond Savings
Jean Nollet, SCMA Professor, HEC Montréal

Dissecting the Duty to Act Honestly
Maureen Sullivan, President, National Education Consulting Inc

Finance and Procurement - Bridging the Divide
Martin Montanti, SCMP, FSCMA, Vice President, Corporate Services, Southern Health
Regan Windsor, FCPA, FCGA, MBA, Business Support Officer, Manitoba Hydro
Lynn Cowley, CPA, CGA, Director, Financial Services, Department of Infrastructure
Aurel Tess, CPA, CGA, Provincial Comptroller, Department of Finance

Friday, June 16, 2017

Plenary Session - 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Tales from the Table:
Supply Chain 2030
Lora Cecere, Founder, Supply Chain Insights

Concurrent Education Sessions - 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Category Management: Transform Supply Chain into a Growth Engine
Jafar Hyder, Director, Guideridge Associates Inc.

It’s in you to give: Pan-Canadian Supply Management of a Scarce Public Resource 
Rick Prinzen,  Chief Supply Chain Officer, Canadian Blood Services

Delivering Supply Chain Safety
Anne-Sophie Tétreault, Eng., Senior Expert, HSSEQ Compliance & Risk Management Processes, Cognibox

Concurrent Education Sessions - 12:20 p.m. - 1:05 p.m.

Supply Chain Transformation Journey
Kevin Berry, Manager, Supply Chain Management, Manitoba Hydro

Factories Collapsing, Child Labour & Sweat Shops:  Best Practices in Responsible & Sustainable Supply Chains 
Harvey Chan, Director (Consulting), ESP Global Consulting Ltd.

E-Tendering ‘The Future is Bright’
Mike Gerrior, Purchasing Manager, York Region

Plenary Session - 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Tales from the Table:
Fireside Chat: The Unique Challenges of Supplying Goods to Canadians from the Arctic to the East Coast
Brett Marchand, Vice President, Logistics and Distribution, North West Company
Mike Ludwick, Chief Administrative Officer, Bison Transport Inc.