Calendar

Feb
4
Tue
Cargo Logistics Canada
Feb 4 – Feb 6 all-day

Join the Future at the 7th Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference. Held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, Cargo Logistics Canada is North America’s most dynamic and comprehensive multimodal supply chain event of its kind. This is the platform for logistics industry professionals to learn, share, network, and move their supply chains into the future.

Feb
21
Fri
Leadership Series: Sustainable Supply Chain
Feb 21 all-day

With sustainability becoming a global focus, supply chain has attained the status of being the starting point. An organization’s supply chain function can be instrumental in promoting environmental well-being, fair trade practices and human rights. Attend this session to build your sustainability roadmap.

Mar
9
Mon
MODEX 2020
Mar 9 – Mar 12 all-day

From illuminating educational seminars to exhibits of next-generation technology and equipment in action, MODEX lets you see what’s coming — and take advantage of it to power your supply chain for years to come.

MODEX 2020 will allow you to make new contacts, discover cutting-edge solutions, and learn the latest trends that are sure to give you a leg up on the competition. Here, you’ll encounter the best our industry has to offer – all under one roof.

Mar
11
Wed
Project Management 101
Mar 11 all-day

Project Management 101

This 2-day Supply Chain Project Management Seminar includes workshop discussions, visual aids, experiential learning and interactive group activities. Participants will receive practical tips and tools that they can apply directly to their jobs.

During this seminar participants will learn about:

  • Project Communications Management (for ALL Project Team Members & Stakeholders)
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Team Management
  • Project Procurement Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Negotiation Skills
  • Project Charters
  • Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)
  • Demystifying a Project’s “Critical Path”
  • Improving Project Efficiency
  • Enlisting Project Champions
  • Building Better Project Teams
  • Project Life Cycle Process Groups
  • Importance of Project Milestones
  • Project Training Plans
  • Overseas Fraud Mitigation
  • Managing Change

About the Instructor

Garry Priam is a professional speaker, organizational leadership and team development specialist, and Italian author.

His keynote speeches, workshops and seminars have helped companies in Canada, The United States and Europe. His excellent quality, informative content and fantastic energy programs are well researched and delivered in a down to earth style that are always informative, memorable and entertaining.

Garry has a Computer Science Degree from the University of Manitoba and a Certification in Advanced Project Management from Langara College in Vancouver.

Prior to starting his consulting company, Mossa International Incorporated, Garry played professional basketball in Europe and lived in Italy for 9 years before moving to Vancouver. He is the Chair – Bachelor of Business Administration – Project Management Specialization Advisory Panel at Yorkville University (Vancouver Campus), volunteers for the Project Management Institute – West Coast Chapter and a member of the Editorial Advisory Panel for the Human Resources Management Association PeopleTalk magazine.

Garry helps guide companies and their people to success by strengthening operations, enhancing leadership and change management initiatives and building winning teams by using analogies from his professional playing days on how to win in the corporate world as teams do on the court.

*Please note that Supply Chain Management Association recently re-branded to Supply Chain Canada.

Apr
6
Mon
NAFA 2020 Institute & Expo
Apr 6 – Apr 8 all-day

NAFA’s Institute & Expo is the world’s largest and most comprehensive fleet management event. This immersive, three-day experience is also the best place to learn to navigate the innovations coming your way regarding process automation, mobility, connectivity and other emerging technologies, all while tapping into education that helps you manage the myriad of areas you’re responsible for.

Apr
15
Wed
CAMSC 2020 Diversity Procurement Fair
Apr 15 – Apr 16 all-day

A great networking, learning and business building platform between global corporations and Aboriginal and minority-owned businesses. CAMSC’s Diversity Procurement Fair continues to build partnerships between corporate Canada and Aboriginal and minority-owned businesses.

As one of the largest CAMSC’s business networking events, it matches corporations committed to diversity with diverse suppliers. In this two-day event, you’ll learn from business leaders across sectors within the global supply chain as they share best practices for securing contracts.

SIAL Canada
Apr 15 – Apr 17 all-day

All of the food industry under one roof! Each year, SIAL Canada brings together all the industry’s major players under one roof. The opportunity to meet North American and international exhibitors, but also to take part in events and conferences, will allow you to discover the industry’s latest trends and innovations.

Apr
26
Sun
ISM2020 Conference
Apr 26 – Apr 29 all-day

ISM2020 is THE procurement and supply chain management event of the year. Developed by leading professionals and thought leaders, this event is a can’t miss for practitioners. Its innovative design isn’t like other typical industry survey conferences. This event infuses interaction in its sessions, inspiration in its general sessions and awards programs and idea generation in our newly introduced “hackathon”-style problem solving workshops. Your time is valuable. Our goal is for each attendee to be able to develop at least ONE revolutionary idea that will positively impact your business and/or career. Come be a part of this environment for innovation.

May
4
Mon
ProcureCon Canada
May 4 – May 5 all-day

Interactive. Peer-Led. Fun. ProcureCon events give thousands of practitioners the tools and strategies they need to become expert strategic sourcing and procurement executives. With 11 events in North America, our portfolio covers trends and pain points across all industry verticals—ProcureCon content is unmatched! More than that, we’re a community that makes it easy to stay connected to the pulse of procurement all year round.

Jul
25
Sat
GBTA Convention 2020
Jul 25 – Jul 29 all-day

Join us in Denver from July 25-29 for The Business Travel Event of the Year featuring 400+ exhibiting companies, 175+ education & professional development sessions and 7,000+ attendees representing over 50 countries.