Canada's Logistics Conference 2022  -  Program  -  Modal Update: Rail

Modal Update: Rail

Get expert update and analysis of the top issues impacting rail transportation - and how it impacts the wider supply chain


Friday, June 10
11:00 am - 11:30 am ET
 
In this third modal update of the conference, you'll get insider perspectives on the current state of rail - as well as predictions for what's to come. Specifically, we'lll focus on
 
  • How commodity prices spiking impacts rail operations
  • How the trend of off-shoring is impacting operations
  • Climate change/ESG initiatives
  • Outlooks for the next 12-18 months
     

Moderator

Robert Skarzynski
CEO
Standard Rail

Rob is an executive who has been managing a rapidly growing rail transportation management company for 7 years. Rob has over 10 years in the rail industry in all roles from labour, supervision, management, and executive.

Presenters

Corrie Banks
General Manager
Cando Rail

Corrie Banks is a supply chain expert with 25 years of experience managing, analyzing, and optimizing supply chains. In 2019, SCMA recognized Corrie’s contributions to the Canadian Supply Chain Sector by including Corrie in the “Top 100 Influential Women In Supply Chain.” A division of Cando Rail Service, Corrie leads the Quasar Platform software organization. Quasar is a digital supply chain platform designed to create efficiency for shippers in the rail industry. Quasar uses leading edge digital technology including sensors, cloud infrastructure, and Open Geospatial Consortium standards to track, visualize and optimize supply chains.

Dan Bresolin
VP Intermodal
CN Rail

As Vice President of Intermodal, Dan is responsible for all Sales and Marketing components of CN’s International, Domestic, Supply Chain Sales (Regional), CN Worldwide, and CN’s Asia Marketing Teams. Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Consumer Product Supply Chain, Dan’s primary role is to enable CN’s customers to win in their markets and help create CN’s next generation of Railroaders.

Prior to this role, Dan was responsible for the full scope of the Sales and Marketing areas of CN’s International book of business including managing all relationships with Ocean Carriers and Port Stakeholders on the three coasts that CN serves. Before that, he was the Director of Marketing, Intermodal International, accountable for all aspects of pricing, strategy, new product development, & contract analysis for CN’s entire Intermodal International business.

Subo Chatterjee
Partner, Industry 4.0, Digital Operations & Supply Chain
PwC Canada

Subo is an Operations Consulting Partner with a focus on Digital Operations and Supply Chain supporting clients across Canada, US and Mexico. He leads the National Digital Operations Practice at PwC and is responsible for growing the portfolio, developing new offerings and complete accountability for sales and delivery of the multi-year transformations.

He is a Business and Operations professional by heart with a deep passion for emerging technology and has been focusing on merging the two worlds successfully for clients. 

 


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