Canada's Logistics Conference 2022  -  Program  -  Digital Transformation

Digital Transformation

Insights into the technologies shaping the future of supply chain logistics

Thursday, June 9
2:20 pm - 3:00 pm ET

This session will provide you with an update on - and discuss the business implications of - advanced technologies that are transforming the supply chain. Experts in deploying these technologies will walk you through use cases and emerging issues that all logistics professionals should be aware of. Look forward to the discussion of:

  • Internet of things / digitally enabled freight
  • Blockchain and smart contracts
  • Digital twins
  • Predictive analytics

You'll also hear how these technologies overlap, and where adoption stands.

Presented by:

Peter Gowanlock
VP - Freight
DLT Labs

Peter is an experienced Vice President of Supply Chain with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology and services industry. He has deep experience in Systems Integration, Management, Project Portfolio Management, Software as a Service (SaaS), and Payments. He also has a strong background in operations, with a Bachelor of Mathematics focused in Computer Science & Business Admin from the University of Waterloo.

Olivier Laquinte

Olivier is the president of Talsom, a management consulting firm which offers Business Transformation and Optimization, Project Leadership and Organizational Efficiency Services. He has nearly 15 years of experience leading IT, business optimization and strategy initiatives. He has worked in several industries including Health Care, Retail, Pharmaceutical, Transportation and Entertainment.

In addition to building deep client relationship and leading Talsom, he makes a point of attending "thought leadership" conferences around North America in order to provide his clients with the latest trends in management and IT. He is recognized for his strategic thinking, ability to leverage project management methodology and adapt it to the client's context, his problem-solving capabilities and his leadership skills.

Alexandre Ouelett, P.Eng, M.Eng,

Alex is the founder of SimWell, the fastest-growing engineering firm in the world dedicated to simulation. He has been working in simulation since 2006, and has contributed to hundreds of simulation projects in his career.

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Canada's Logistics Conference 2022