Canada Logistics Conference 2018  -  Program

Canada Logistics Conference 2018

Click here to download the registration brochure PDFCanada Logistics Conference 2018 runs over three days, including the Opening Reception, which kicks off the conference on the evening of Wednesday, October 24th. Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th 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 draft timetable of the events is below. Please note conference topics, speakers, locations and dates are always subject to change in the event of circumstances beyond our control. CITT assumes no liability for such alterations. 

Conference Agenda

WEDNESDAY October 24, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Opening Reception at Vancouver Lookout
   
THURSDAY October 25, 2018
7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration and breakfast
8:30 am - 10:00am Unlocking the Power of Differences in Organizations
Presenter: Ritu Bhasin, LL.B. MBA, Speaker, Author, Leadership & Inclusion Specialist
10:00 am - 10:30 am Networking break
10:30 am  - 11:30 am Export Compliance for Canadian Companies
Presenter: Kevin Riddell, CCLP, Director, International Logistics, Tremco Canada
11:30 am  - 12:15 pm Panel: 5 Tech Trends in Supply Chain Logistics
Moderator: Justin Bailie, President & Co-Founder, Rose Rocket; Panelists: Dave Brajkovich, CTO - Polaris Transport; Michelle Arseneau, Managing Partner - GX Transportation; Nick Davies, Technical Channel Manager, ATT&T Fleet Complete
12:15 pm  - 1:30 pm Lunch break
1:30 pm  - 2:30 pm CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS:
1. Think.Do.Say.
Facilitator: Ron Tite, Marketing, Branding & Creativity Expert

2. Improve the Way YOU Negotiate
Facilitator: Warren Sarafinchan, CCLP, Global Business Consultant, Zinata Inc.
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Networking Break
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CONCURRENT WORKSHOPS:
1. Improve the Way YOU Negotiate
Facilitator: Warren Sarafinchan, CCLP, Global Business Consultant, Zinata Inc.

2. Do.Think.Say.
Facilitator: Ron Tite, Marketing, Branding & Creativity Expert
   
FRIDAY October 26, 2018
7:30 am - 8:30 am Registration and breakfast
8:30 am - 9:15 am Alternative Fuels: Natural Gas for Transportation
Presenters: Arvind Ramakrishnan, Senior Manager, FortisBC Energy Inc.; Speaker from UPS TBC
9:15 am - 10:00 am Your Career, Leadership and the Digital Future of Supply Chain
Presenters: Douglas Harrison, CCLP, President & CEO, VersaCold;
Pat Campbell, Executive Director, Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council
10:00 am - 10:30 am Networking Break
10:30 am - 11:15 am Panel: International Trade Update
Presenters:
Kaity Arsoniadis-Stein, Executive Director, Vancouver International Maritime Centre; Christian Hansen, Regional Director and Senior Trade Commissioner, Pacific Regional Office – Vancouver, Global Affairs Canada (GAC); Michael Broad, President, Shipping Federation of Canada
11:15 am - 12:00 pm Transportation Buying Trends
Presenter:
Lou Smyrlis, Director Business Development & Research, Newcom Media
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Boat Tour of the Port of Vancouver
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Cocktail Reception
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm Annual Awards Dinner



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Confirmed Sponsors & Exhibitors for Canada Logistics Conference 2018
It's not too late to join these leading organizations by sponsoring Canada Logistics Conference 2018!
Contact Jennifer Traer at jtraer@citt.ca or 416-363-5696 ext. 32, or click here to learn more.

 

TransX          BluJay Solutions         Nova Chemicals        GX Transport           VersaCold Logistics Services          C.H. Robinson


Williams Machinery                 Port Saint John              Metro Supply Chain Group               Freight Management Association of Canada              KWE


Mosaic Logistics               Rose Rocket                Apex Motor ExpressWestern Canada Express                BCIT               Centennial College


Challenger             Eagle Builders               Horizon Occupational Health Solutions                 National Shunt                Radiant Wheels


Raymond Johnston Equipment          Sage         Shippinghub          Transplace          Wajax          Air Canada Cargo


     KS Pad and Print            Ghost Transportation Services             ThePersonal            Canaan Transport Group             SCL Search              EG Enterprises Inc.


Media Sponsors of Canada Logistics Conference 2018:

Canadian Shipper          Materials Management & Distribution            Truck News            BC Shipping News

 

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