World Class Supply Chain Summit 2019

Milton, ON
May 08, 2019 08:00 AM (EDT) 

Event Details

Registration is now closed. Please contact Patrycja Gadomski-Cebo if you are interested in attending.

Be Among the World's Most Prestigious Supply Chain Leaders

World Class Supply Chain 2019 will be an important industry-academic event- one that will contribute to our collective understanding of a critical business function at a time when the economic future is more uncertain than ever. At the one-day Summit, outstanding speakers and industry leaders will discuss the future of supply chain and logistics – in Canada and beyond. World Class Supply Chain 2019 will provide leading, practical insights on how challenges can be overcome, and opportunities leveraged.

World Class Supply Chain Job Fair

After the conference and networking lunch are complete, join us for the first ever World Class Supply Chain Job Fair. This is your opportunity to meet representatives from dozens of industry-leading businesses who are looking for the next generation of supply chain management professionals. For more information, contact Scott at

Want to find the best employees in supply chain management?
Represent your company at the World Class Supply Chain Job Fair.
Applications are now open, apply by April 19, 2019.
World Class Supply Chain Job Fair Application


7 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
8 a.m. Opening Remarks
8:30 a.m. Industry Keynote: Richard Tremblay
Professor at Conestoga College and former SVP and GM VersaCold Transportation Management and 4PL Solutions
9:30 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. Macro-Policy Keynote Speaker: Stephen Tapp,
Deputy Chief Economist at Export Development Canada
11:15 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. Distinguished Researcher Presentation: Dr. Jennifer Pazour,
Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering -
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
12:15 p.m. Closing Remarks
12:35 p.m. Networking Lunch
2 p.m. Job Fair

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Job Fair Exhibitors

Join us after the summit for a job fair featuring the following companies:

  • Gordon Food Service
  • DSV - Global Transport & Logistics
  • Home Depot Canada
  • Uline
  • TSI Group Inc.
  • S & C Electric Canada Ltd.
  • CN
  • Metrie
  • TransX Group of Companies
  • Moffatt Scrap Iron & Metal Inc.
  • Triple M Demolition Inc.
  • Magnet/DiverseAbility (Ontario Chamber)

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Dr. Jennifer Pazour
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Stephen Tapp
Export Development Canada
Deputy Chief Economist
Richard Tremblay
Conestoga College
Professor at Conestoga College and Former Senior Vice President and General Manager


Granite Ridge Golf Club Milton, ON L9T 2X7 CA


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Lazaridis School of Business & Economics

The Lazaridis School of Business & Economics is one of the most prestigious and selective schools in Canada. We teach our students to think for themselves, ensuring they can adapt to a world of ever-growing complexity. Our alumni are making a difference in the world – and you can, too.

We have more than 6,000 students enrolled in our full- and part-time undergraduate, graduate and diploma programs, making us one of the largest business schools in Canada.

Our AACSB-accredited programs are among the most selective undergraduate business programs in the country and our students are among the most engaged. When our students aren't winning national case competitions, they are leading student clubs and organizations, volunteering in the community, or starting their own businesses.

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