September 19, 2024 10:00 am

SCC Fall Virtual Symposium

HOST: Supply Chain Canada


Supply Chain

Risk And Resiliency in Supply Chain

The 1st Annual Fall Virtual Symposium is quickly approaching! Join Supply Chain Canada for this exciting and informative event: Risk And Resiliency. This virtual event will feature exciting keynote speaker Rachel Flanagan – Assistant Coach of Toronto from the PWHL, sessions from top experts on Bill s-211, engaging workshops with your peers AND our partners at Inchainge will be presenting ‘The Fresh Connection’. During this interactive session you’ll make all the decisions in a special Risk & Resilience scenario: A virtual manufacturing company facing financial ruin will also experience some unexpected events… and only optimal supply chain decisions can save it!

You don’t want to miss this unique experience! Join us for Risk And Resiliency – Early bird pricing available until June 15!




Thursday, September 19, 2024
10:00 am – 6:00 pm CST


Early Bird Virtual Symposium Fees (until June 30th)

  • Members – $199+tax  
  • Non-members – $299+tax   
  • Students – $75+tax
  • Groups – 4 or more registrations

                        Member: $175+tax
                        Non- Member: $275+tax
                        For Group pricing contact [email protected] for discount code 

10:00 AM – 10:15 AMOpening Remarks
10:15 AM – 10:45 AMOpening Keynote Address – Risking It All: The Success Story of the PWHL

Join Rachel Flanagan, Assistant Coach to Toronto Team in the PWHL as she diucsusses the incredible resilience and risks involved in launching what is now known as the biggest success story in Women’s Sports. Discover the challenges our female athletes have faced and how they overcame to play in front of sold out crowds across the country.

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Rachel Flanagan
Assistant Coach, PWHL – Toronto
10:45 AM – 11:30 AMBreak
11:30 AM – 12:00 PMSponsor Session – Topic: TBD
12:00 PM – 12:15 PMBreak
12:15 PM – 12:45 PMSupply Chain Canada Competency Tool: How Do you Measure Up?

Lunch – Session Optional
Please join us to learn how you can benchmark yourself against supply chain practitioners in similar roles and sectors using Supply Chain Canada’s exclusive Competency Benchmarking Tool (CBT). Sorted into five broad categories, from tactical to managerial, to professional to strategic, and technical, the CBT articulates the specializations that you can pursue and help identify where you stand in the supply chain industry.  

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Tiffany Mockford
Vice President, Operations, Supply Chain Canada
12:45 PM – 1:30 PMBill S-211: The Forced and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act: Updates and Reporting Best Practices

This session will provide an update on Canada’s supply chain transparency legislation, the Fighting Against Forced Labour and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act (Bill S-211), which came into force on January 1, 2024. Key developments related to the annual reporting requirements will include guidance for businesses and government institutions issued by Public Safety Canada, the introduction of an online questionnaire as part of the reporting requirement, and best practices from the first report deadline on May 31, 2024.

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Daniel Fabiano
Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

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Laura Little
Counsel, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
1:30 PM – 3:00 PMInChainge – The Fresh Connection: Join and work together to help us build resilience and face risks in this immersive sandbox environment

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Hans Kremer
Inchainge Leader, Inchainge
3:00 PM – 3:15 PMBreak
3:15 PM – 4:00 PMPanel Discussion – The Effect of Geopolitical Unrest on Supply Chain Disruptions

How does the current Geopolitical unrest affect the Supply Chain? What are the risks Involved?  Join us for this indepth discussion with industry experts.

Matt Girma
Commodity Specialist, Price Industries Limited

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Dr. Gordon Bennet
Chief of Strategy at the Strategic Joint Staff J4, National Defence Headquarters, National Defense University
4:00 PM – 4:15 PMClosing Address
4:15 PM – 5:00 PMBreak Before AGM
5:00 PM – 6:00 PMAGM

Join us for the 2024 Supply Chain Canada Annual General Meeting. 
Earn an additional 2 CPD points
Registration link coming soon!