Canada Logistics Conference 2017  -  Agenda

Canada Logistics Conference 2017

Canada Logistics Conference 2017 runs over three days, including the Opening Reception, which kicks off the conference on the evening of Wednesday, October 25th. Thursday, October 26th and Friday, October 27th have learning sessions all day, with dedicated networking and lunch breaks. The conference concludes with the Cocktail Reception and Awards Dinner on the Friday night. A full timetable of the events, as well as links to more details for each, is below. 

Conference Agenda

WEDNESDAY October 25, 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Opening Reception at Au Sommet Place Ville Marie
THURSDAY October 26, 2017
7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration and breakfast
8:30 am - 10:00am Leading, Coaching and Inspiring Multigenerational Teams
Presenter: Karen McCullough, CSP, Gen Y and Gen X Evangelist
10:00 am - 10:30 am Networking break
10:30 am  - 11:30 am Case Study: Building the Champlain Bridge
Presenter: Daniel Genest, Eng. Director, Coordination, Signature on the Saint Lawrence
11:30 am  - 12:00 pm International Trade Agreements: Implications and Opportunities
Presenter: Robert Ballantyne, P. Eng., President of the Freight Management Association of Canada and Chair of Board of the Global Shippers’ Forum
12:00 pm  - 1:25 pm Lunch break
1:30 pm  - 2:30 pm Legal Update: US-Canada Trade
Presenter: Francois Rouette, Partner, Cain Lamarre
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Digital Disruption & Tech Innovation: The Future of Supply Chain
Presenters: Mark Hong, VP, North American Surface Transportation, CH Robinson, and
Penny Moulton, CCLP, Director of Trade Direct and Road Freight, UPS Canada
FRIDAY October 27, 2017
7:30 am - 9:00 am Registration and breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am CP: Inside a Class 1 Railroad
Presenter: Jonathan Wahba, VP Sales & Marketing Intermodal & Grain, CP and
Rob Nichols, Managing Director, Domestic Intermodal Sales and Marketing, CP
10:00 am - 10:30 am Networking Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am Transportation Buying Trends
Lou Smyrlis, Director Business Development & Research, Newcom Trucking Group
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Ports in the Supply Chain: The Perspective from Montreal
Tony Boemi, Vice-President, Growth and Development, Port of Montreal
12:00 pm - 1:25 pm Lunch Break
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Inventory & Warehouse Efficiency
Gary Newbury, CCLP, Executive Program Manager - Last Mile Strategy & Distribution Network Efficiencies, Gordon Food Services
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Creating a "Personal Brand": Me, Inc
Martin Tremblay
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm Annual Awards Dinner

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Thank you to all the sponsors & supporters of Canada Logistics Conference 2017
It's not too late to join these leading organizations by sponsoring Canada Logistics Conference 2017.
Contact Jennifer Traer at or 416-363-5696 ext. 32, or click here to learn more.

TransX           4Refuel            CP           Transplace         BluJay Solutions           Nova Chemicals

Port of Montreal             VersaCold Logistics Services               Mactrans               Port Hawkesbury Paper             CH Robinson           Metro Supply Chain Group

Port Saint John              Briar Logistics               Endeavour Solutions            Trailer Wizards            KTS Logistics              Freight Management Association of Canada

Air Canada Cargo            KS Pad and Print              Apex Motor ExpressWestern Canada Express            Apex Supply Chain Technologies             Challenger              Coyote

FLS Transport                    Intramodal                    Longbow Advantage                   CFPM                  Old Dominion Freight Line                  proVision Warehouse Management Systems

Raymond Johnston Equipment                Shippinghub                 SureTrack Group                TelDesign               TransCore Link Logistics                 Ghost Transportation Services

Hyndman                  ThePersonal                 Canaan Transport Group                VLM Foods            Valport Maritime Services              PECO Pallet

SCL Search               Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council              EG Enterprises Inc.              CargoM

Media Sponsors of Canada Logistics Conference 2017:

Canadian Shipper          Materials Management & Distribution            Truck News           Supply Chain Digital


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