Our 27th SCMABC Education Conference will take place on September 25th - 27th, 2019 at The Westin Whistler Resort, Whistler BC

Conference Accommodation

Book your rooms at The Westin Resort & Spa in Whistler BC.
Reservations can be made via Reslink or contacting the hotel directly at 1-866-412-2864, or through email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on an individual basis. Guests should identify themselves as members of the group, SCMA BC Education Conference in order to qualify for the contracted group rate of $159.00 to $209.00 per night. Please note that guestroom rates are based on single or double occupancy, are non-commissionable and are subject to taxes. Booking deadline TBA. You may still reserve your guestrooms after this date, but it would then be based on space and availability and at the resorts current rates. Please be advised that SCMABC staff is not responsible for making reservations on your behalf.

Vendor Showcase Reception

Our annual vendor showcase reception is a networking opportunity that will coincide with the registration period that begins at 4:00 pm. This will give delegates an opportunity to interact with new and returning vendors and connect with peers in the Supply Chain Industry as well as our board of directors over refreshments, entertainment and appetizers.

Thank you to our last years sponsors!

2018 Vendors Thank you

If you wish to participate as a exhibitor for 2019, please fill out the vendor showcase registration form.

Registration Rates:

Click Here to register!

Participant Earlybird Rate and Deadline is Friday May 31, 2019 Regular Rate Deadline Friday September 6, 2019
Regular Members $625.00 + $31.25GST  = $656.25 $795.00 + $39.75GST = $834.75
Non-Members $825.00 + $41.25GST = $866.25 $995.00 +$49.75 = $1044.75
Retired, Hon, FT Student Members Standard Rate $375.00 + $18.75 = $393.75
Guest / Spouse for conference meals Standard Rate $299.00 + $14.95 = $313.95
Guest for Thursday Evening Event Only Standard Rate $99.00 + $4.95 = $103.95

 *Please be advised a 10% administration fee will be added to if you register after the September 6, 2019. We encourage you to register as soon as possible*

Click Here for our Delegate's Booklet

Agenda at a Glance

Wednesday September 25th 2019 Session
8:00am - 4:00pm 

*Pre Conference Seminar - Separate registration required* Click here to register

                                          Paul Emanuelli - "Legal Foundations"

4:00pm - 8:00pm

Registration Begins / Vendor Showcase Reception

Thursday September 26th 2019 Session
7:00am - 8:15am Registration Desk Open
7:00am - 7:50am Hot Breakfast Buffet
8:00 am- 8:15 am Opening remarks by SCMABC President Chris Bailey, SCMP
8:15 am - 8:25am First Nations Traditional Welcome at The Westin
8:30am - 9:45am "Decisions, Decisions" - Eric Samuels
9:45am - 10:00am AM Break Coffee and Snacks
10:00am - 11:00am "Construction Management" - Cris Munro, SCMP
10:00am - 11:00am "Qualifications Based Selection (QBS) for Hiring Professional Services" - Deana Trudeau, SCMP
11:00am - 11:15am Break before AGM Begins
11:15am - 1:45pm AGM / Voting Combined with a Hot Lunch and results
1:45 pm - 3:00pm "Trade Winds Expanding Open Public Procurement" - Paul Emanuelli
3:00pm - 3:15pm PM Break Coffee and Snacks
3:15pm - 4:15 pm "Scale AI and Supply Chain Technology" - Douglas Harrison 
4:30pm  Gather at the front of The Westin
4:30pm - 8:30 pm Thursday Evening Event: "Finer Things" Tasting Tour 
Friday September 27th, 2019 Session
7:30am -  8:45am Hot Breakfast Buffet
9:00am -  10:00am "Circular Supply Chain in a Digital World" - Jessica Regan
10:00am - 10:15am AM Break Coffee and Snacks
10:15am - 11:15am "Implementing Social Procurement Policies and Procedures" - Larry Berglund, SCMP
11:15am - 12:15pm "Living Your Super Human Life" -  Dai Manual
12:15pm - 12:30pm Closing remarks by SCMABC President Chris Bailey, SCMP