February 26 – March 01,2019
Hyatt Regency Toronto

Main Conference Day One

Start of Conference Day One

7:45 am - 8:35 am Main Conference Registration Opens

8:35 am - 8:45 am Chairperson's Opening Remarks

Myron Pelly - Business Development, Pacer Air Freight
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Myron Pelly

Business Development
Pacer Air Freight

8:45 am - 9:30 am KEYNOTE: The C-Suite Perspective’s on Top Business Initiatives

Shital Parik Mars - Chief Executive Officer, Progressive Care
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Shital Parik Mars

Chief Executive Officer
Progressive Care

Health Canada is confirmed. We will be announcing their speaker shortly
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Kimby Barton

Director of the Health Product and Licensing Division (HPIL), Health Products Compliance Directorate
Health Canada’s Regulatory Operations and Regions Branch

10:15 am - 11:00 am Morning Refreshment Break and Demo Drive

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Sergio Frias

President and CEO
The Federation of Canadian-Brazilian Businesses And Head of Services Contracts – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft”, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft

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Nedal Ismail

Professor and Program Coordinator Bachelor of Commerce, Supply Chain Management & Management Studies
The Business School Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

12:30 pm - 1:35 pm Luncheon

Track A: Emerging Technologies in Supply Chains

1:35 pm - 2:20 pm CASE STUDY: Revamping the Procedure for Freezing Plasma
Myron Pelly - Business Development, Pacer Air Freight
Reza Shojaei - Quality and Regulatory Affairs Director, Canadian Plasma Resources
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Myron Pelly

Business Development
Pacer Air Freight

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Reza Shojaei

Quality and Regulatory Affairs Director
Canadian Plasma Resources

Track A: Emerging Technologies in Supply Chains

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm Artificial Intelligence: How Will It Impact the Industry
Dan Weinberger - Supply Chain Expert, United Nations (UN)
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Dan Weinberger

Supply Chain Expert
United Nations (UN)

Track B: Strategy – Risk, Implementation, ROI

1:35 pm - 2:20 pm Preparing your Supply for the Regulatory Provisions Outlined in Health Canada Guide-00069 from Frozen to CRT
Tonino Antonetti - Executive Director Regulatory Affairs, Quality Management, Safety & Health and Environment, Roche Diagnostic Canada
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Tonino Antonetti

Executive Director Regulatory Affairs, Quality Management, Safety & Health and Environment
Roche Diagnostic Canada

Track B: Strategy – Risk, Implementation, ROI

2:20 pm - 3:00 pm Managing Cyber Risks in Supply Chains
Noam Eppel - Co-Founder & COO, Morpheus.Network (named “Industry luminary” by Forbes)
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Noam Eppel

Co-Founder & COO
Morpheus.Network (named “Industry luminary” by Forbes)

Meet Our Sponsors' Customer Program
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Roy Bekic

Logistics Manager
Centre for Probe Development and Commercialization (CPDC), McMaster University

Track A: Emerging Technologies in Supply Chains

3:35 pm - 4:20 pm Blockchain, IoT and IoMT: Adoption, Best Practices and New Developments
Heather Leigh Flannery - Health Circle Global Lead, ConsenSys; Co-Founder & Board Chair, Blockchain in Healthcare Global (BiHG), IEEE ISTO;, Co-Chair, HIMSS Blockchain Task Force
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Heather Leigh Flannery

Health Circle Global Lead, ConsenSys; Co-Founder & Board Chair, Blockchain in Healthcare Global (BiHG), IEEE ISTO;
Co-Chair, HIMSS Blockchain Task Force

Track A: Emerging Technologies in Supply Chains

4:20 pm - 5:05 pm DRONES: Innovation in Disaster Response
Richard Wood - Technical Director, Softbox
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Richard Wood

Technical Director
Softbox

Track B: Strategy – Risk, Implementation, ROI

3:35 pm - 4:20 pm How Regulatory Changes will Impact your Business
Claude Jolicoeur - Director of Regulatory Affairs, Corporate GMP Officer, McKesson Canada
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Claude Jolicoeur

Director of Regulatory Affairs, Corporate GMP Officer
McKesson Canada

Track B: Strategy – Risk, Implementation, ROI

4:20 pm - 5:05 pm Practical Applications of Border Policy
Jennifer Fox - VP International Trade Policy and Canada Relations, North American Strategy for Competitiveness (NASCO)
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Jennifer Fox

VP International Trade Policy and Canada Relations
North American Strategy for Competitiveness (NASCO)

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Shital Parik Mars

Chief Executive Officer
Progressive Care

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Ryan Mitchell

Head of Procurement & SBS – Canada Business Transformation
Sanofi

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Speaker Appreciation Reception at the Montecito Restaurant

End of Main Conference Day One