Canada Logistics Conference 2015—Canada's annual thought leadership conference for all supply chain logistics professionals—will be held in Niagara Falls, Ontario from October 25-27, 2015. Join an audience of shippers, carriers and ancillary service providers from across sectors to network and learn about the most important issues facing supply chains, businesses and the people who run them.

Click here to register for Canada Logistics Conference 2015 now
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Attend 7 highly relevant sessions & workshops (plus a facilitated tour of the Welland Canal), including hot topics such as: supply chain maturity, packaging optimization, sustainability reports, attention management, a Canadian regulatory primer, the 2016 economic outlook and the St. Lawrence Seaway. NEW! Added Sep 21, 2015: "Moving the Pan Am Games" - Case Study. Canada Logistics Conference is presented by CITT, industry’s most valued source of logistics courses, professional certification and expertise—is THE can’t-miss annual professional development event for supply chain logistics professionals.

Quick Links:  Register Now  •  Rates & Packages  •  Learning Sessions  •  Networking Opportunities  •  Conference Agenda
  Conference Sponsors  •  Venue & Accommodations  •  Travel Discounts  •  Become a Sponsor  •  Book Exhibitor Space

Click here to download the Canada Logistics Conference 2015 program and registration brochure Learning Sessions at Canada Logistics Conference 2015

Click on each session title to see the full session description, speaker bio & credentials, and more:

  • Canadian Regulatory Primer
    Presented by: David Bradley, President and CEO – Canadian Trucking Alliance & Ontario Trucking Association and Ian MacKay, LL.B – Transportation Lawyer
    Protect your company from costly mistakes and fines with this in-depth, up-to-the-minute update on regulations that impact shippers and carriers who do business in Canada and cross-border
  • NEW! Moving the Pan Am Games - Case Study
    Presented by: Benat Mariyanayagam, Senior Manager, Logistics Operations, DB Schenker of Canada
    Get an inside look at the plan 2 years in the making to move over 1 million items for the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games
  • Attention Management
    Presented by: Curt Steinhorst, Founder & President – The Promentum Group
    Gain a competitive edge over your distracted competitors by overcoming costly distractions and keeping your team focused on top priorities
  • Sustainability Reports
    Presented by: Paul D. Larson, CN Professor of Supply Chain Management – University of Manitoba
    Increase profits, enhance corporate reputation, lower costs and mitigate risk by telling your organization’s “sustainability story”—learn how in this interactive workshop    
  • The 'Mature' Supply Chain
    Moderated by: Warren Sarafinchan CCLP, Vice President, Sales and Supply Chain – Sun-Rype
    Gain new perspectives, insights and tips to help your supply chain compete and run better from this panel of professional logistics experts
  • Packaging Optimization
    Presented by: Jack Ampuja – Supply Chain Optimizers
    Discover how to find ~10% in hidden profitability across your supply chain with cross-functional packaging optimization projects
  • 2016 Economic Outlook
    Presented by: David Newman CPA, CMA, CFA, Head of Research – The Murray Wealth Group
    Add this unbiased, logistics-focused forecast of upcoming trends, challenges and opportunities for 2016 so your business can adapt
  • St. Lawrence Seaway
    Presented by: Vince D'Amico, Manager of Market Development – St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation

    Gain a deeper understanding of unexpected shipping capacity of the Great Lakes St. Lawrence Seaway—Canada’s Hwy H20

    Followed by:

  • Welland Canal Tour
    Experience a rare, close-up look at Canada’s celebrated, eight-lock system and key pathway for goods coming from the St Lawrence Seaway into the heart of the North American continent

Click here to register for Canada Logistics Conference 2015 now
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Networking Events at Canada Logistics Conference 2015:

  • Opening Reception at R5 Lounge
    Sunday, October 25 • 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    Kick off your conference experience by meeting and networking with about 200 of your fellow supply chain logistics professionals. The conference opening reception will be held at the R5 Lounge at Fallsview Casino Resort, and will bring together conference delegates from across the country as well as the southern Ontario supply chain logistics industry.
  • Gala Cocktail Reception
    Tuesday, October 27 • 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Immediately preceding the Gala Awards Dinner, the annual Gala Cocktail Reception gives delegates a final opportunity to mingle and network freely. The Gala Cocktail Reception kicks off the Gala evening, a hugely popular social and networking event that traditionally has the highest attendence of any part of the Canada Logistics Conference program.
  • Gala Awards Dinner
    Tuesday, October 27 • 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
    Immediately following the Gala Cocktail Reception, the annual Gala Awards Dinnner honours CITT’s academic award winners, the newest group of CITT-Certified Logistics Professionals (CCLPs), and the recipient of the prestigious annual CITT Award of Excellence. This a hugely popular social and networking event that traditionally has the highest attendence of any part of the Canada Logistics Conference program.

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Canada Logistics Conference 2015 Venue

Hilton Hotel & Suites Niagara Falls / Fallsview
Room Rate: $120 + taxes
Room block open until: October 11, 2015

Click here to make your reservation online now. For more information or to book by phone, click here.

Travel Discounts

To make Canada Logistics Conference 2015 as convenient and affordable as possible, CITT has arranged airfare discounts for travel to Toronto for conference delegates with both Air Canada and Porter Airlines. Click here to learn how you can save 15% on your roundtrip airfare to attend this event

The Premier Sponsor for
Canada Logistics Conference 2015 is:
C.H. Robinson

Thank you to all the sponsors & supporters of Canada Logistics Conference 2015
You can still join these leading organizations - click here to learn about sponsorship opportunities

C.H. Robinson          Yakidoo           TransX          LeanLogistics           CP          ELS

G2 Logistics         Port Montreal         Nova Chemicals         Ryder         St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation         Meyers

Metro Supply Chain Group            Port Saint John          Port Metro Vancouver           ThePersonal Insurance            Freight Management Association           Stoakley-Stewart Consultants

Air Canada Cargo             Porter            KS Pad and Print            TransCore LinkLogistics           Iron Horse Security           Caribou Logistics

Apex Motor ExpressWestern Canada Express           AuctionMaxx           Keystone Western           MSR Customs Group            Lytx

Media Sponsors of Canada Logistics Conference 2015:

Canadian Shipper          Motor Truck Fleet Executive          Materials Management & Distribution