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Supply Chain Events

Conferences, seminars, trade shows, training sessions and more for the Canadian supply chain and logistics industries


2013 NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS PRESENTED BY CITT
November 3-5, Toronto, Ontario
Unlock strategies for more profitable, sustainable supply chains at CITT’s National Conference on Supply Chain and Logistics. Attend eight relevant and practical sessions on topics including: lean logistics, trade compliance, business ethics, fuel surcharges, the 2014 economic outlook, talent attraction and retention, and more. There are also lots of networking and promotional opportunities.
http://www.citt.ca/events/2013nationalconference/index.html

CITT ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
November 4, Toronto, Ontario
All CITT-Certified Members and Associates are invited to receive the reports of the officers and staff, to elect directors and officers for the 2013-2014 fiscal year, and to deal with all other general affairs of CITT.
http://www.citt.ca/events/index.html?id=601&event_command=show_event

2013 IWLA TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS SOLUTIONS FOR WAREHOUSING CONFERENCE
November 6-8, Rosemont, Illinois
The conference sessions will explore how to manage the process of bringing in new systems, training employees on new technologies, consolidation management, data integration and more.
http://www.citt.ca/events/2013nationalconference/index.html

CHIEF SUPPLY CHAIN OFFICER & INVENTORY OPTIMIZATION SUMMIT
November 7-8, Chicago, Illinois
Two days of supply chain learning and intimate, expert-led workshops. Topic addressed will include: inventory optimization, new technologies, demand planning, risk management, supply chain finance, emerging markets and supply chain innovation.
http://theinnovationenterprise.com/summits/CSCO-Chicago-2013

NATIONAL SUPPLY CHAIN FORUM
November 12-14, Calgary, Alberta
Presented by JuneWarren-Nickle’s Energy Group (JWN) and the Supply Chain Management Association of Alberta (SCMAA), this event brings together supply chain management professionals with leading supplier partners to learn, network, and share ideas on how to improve and build world-class supply chains to meet Alberta’s growing industrial and commercial demands.
http://www.supplychainforum.ca/

IWLA CANADA FALL CONFERENCE: PRODUCTIVITY IN THE WAREHOUSE
November 13, Woodbridge, Ontario
The conference will focus on many issues that make a warehouse into a productive venture including: management of labor productivity (including time and motion, and benchmarking), automation, material management, racking and warehouse configuration, and safety on the warehouse floor.
http://www.iwla.ca/events.php

HWY H2O CONFERENCE: ADAPTING TO CHANGING MARKETS
November 13-14, Toronto, Ontario
The 9th Annual HWY H2O Conference will take a global view on adapting to changing markets to stay competitive. Modules will share insight on economic activities and cargo trends, infrastructure developments that capture business opportunities and innovation throughout the global maritime industry.
http://www.hwyh2o-conferences.com/

ONTARIO TRUCKING ASSOCIATION 87TH ANNUAL CONVENTION
November 13-14, Toronto, Ontario
This year’s event will feature sessions on leadership, the state of the industry, the generation gap and the awards tribute dinner. It will also include a focus on training the next generation.
http://www.otaconvention.ca/

LATAM SUPPLY CHAIN AND LOGISTICS STRATEGY SUMMIT
November 18-19, Sao Paulo, Brazil
LatAm Supply Chain & Logistics Strategy Summit will address key topics like 3PL, cold chain network, sales & operations planning and risk management with focus on global objective of growth and critical issues currently facing the supply chain & logistics sector.
http://www.csrwire.com/events/2242-LatAm-Supply-Chain-Logistics-Strategy-Summit/

2013 ANNUAL SURVEY OF THE CANADIAN SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONAL WEBINAR
November 21, Toronto/Virtual
Presented by the editors of MM&D, Purchasing B2B, and CT&L, and our industry partner, SCMA, and sponsored by HSBC, this webinar will also include industry experts who will provide commentary on the results of the survey. Topics discussed will include supply chain salaries, working conditions, and the wage gap between genders. Audience members will be allowed to ask questions of the panel. To register, go to:
https://www.etouches.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=72932&

TOC CONTAINER SUPPLY CHAIN: MIDDLE EAST
December 9-11, Dubai, UAE
The forum provides delegates with information and analysis of international trade, transportation and maritime logistics, with sessions covering every aspect of port development and liner shipping from terminal operations to supply chain and logistics.
http://www.tocevents-me.com

SUPPLY CHAIN AND TRANSPORTATION ONE2ONE
December 11-13, Ponte Verdra, Florida
Supply Chain and Transportation one2onefacilitates buying and selling and will enable supply chain executives to get educated in a hands-on setting, working through existing and real-time challenges and questions and answers.
http://one2onesummits.com/en/Supply-Chain-Transportation/Home/

CARGO LOGISTICS CANADA EXPO AND CONFERENCE
January 29-30, 2014, Vancouver, BC
This inaugural event will bring together an array of stakeholders with diverse interests in Canadian supply chains. It is designed to foster synergies between those that own freight and those that move it—whether by sea, air, rail or road. There will be an exposition floor and a collection of speakers and educational seminars.
http://www.cargologisticscanada.com/

MODEX
March 17-20, 2014, Atlanta, Georgia
Leading trade show for supply chain, manufacturing, distribution industries.
www.modexshow.com

TOC CONTAINER SUPPLY CHAIN: ASIA
April 8-9, 2014, Singapore
This even attracts major BCOs, 3PLs, carriers, ports and terminals who come together to discuss transparency and collaboration within the often complex supply chain networks.
http://www.tocevents-asia.com/

HIGH TECH SUPPLY AND DEMAND SUMMIT
April 16-17, 2014, San Francisco, California
This summit will provide a platform to share all of the complex issues surrounding sales & operations planning. You will hear case studies from global high-tech companies, participate in supply chain discussions and learn best practices of S&OP
http://theinnovationenterprise.com/summits/hightech-s&d-boston2014

WERC CONFERENCE 2014
April 27-30, 2014, Chicago, Illinois
Annual general conference for the Warehousing Education and Research Council
http://www.werc.org/events/default.aspx

2014 INTERNATIONAL SCM SYMPOSIUM
June 10-11, 2014, Edmonton, Alberta
Hosted by the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) the two-day symposium provides a platform for academic researchers and supply chain leaders to review research, share ideas, and develop solutions to critical supply chain issues.
http://www.scmanational.ca/symposium

2014 SCMA NATIONAL CONFERENCE
June 11-13, 2014, Edmonton, Alberta
Each year, 500 top supply chain decision-makers from across Canada come together at the SCMA National Conference to discover the latest developments and best practices in the profession
http://www.scmanational.ca/nationalconference
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