SPEAKERS BUREAU

If you need a speaker for a coming event, one of the following people may be available to present to your audience. Areas of expertise are included below to enable you to select an appropriate presenter.

To organize a presentation, to connect with any of the speakers listed below, or to join the speakers bureau, contact info@supplychaincanada.org.

Please note that, in most cases, presenters' travel expenses will need to be reimbursed.


Jim Bergeron
Director
Calgary Interfaith Food Bank

Areas of Expertise

Availability

Biography


Shawn Casemore
Casemore & Co.

Areas of Expertise

  • Leveraging trends in supply chain management
  • How to build winning supplier relationships
  • Dramatically increasing profitability with reduced sales
  • Understanding fundamental negotiation strategies
  • Key steps to successful ERP implementation
  • Improving team morale to deliver exceptional results
  • Strategic procurement in highly regulated environments

Availability

  • Across Canada
  • English

Biography


Linda Craig
Retention Strategy Value Partners – RSVP

Areas of Expertise

  • Building the connection between corporate and supply chain strategy
  • Supply chain optimization (drives methodology)
  • International market participation
  • Big data (master data)
  • e-commerce, e-procurement and e-auctions
  • Creating flexible differentiators for short- and long-term success
  • A new view to the supply chain; not just a cost drain, but a revenue builder

Availability

  • Across Canada
  • English

Biography


Yvonne Ewing
Forensberg Group

Areas of Expertise

  • Lean supply chain
  • Risk mitigation
  • Win/win negotiation
  • C-TPAT requirements
  • Sustainability procurement decisions
  • Sustainable strategic planning
  • Ethical business practices
  • Six Sigma - Green Belt training
  • Delighting customers through the supply chain

Availability

  • Across Canada
  • English

Biography

Heather MacNeil
Cornerstone Leadership Solutions Inc.

Areas of Expertise

  • Leadership coaching and training
  • Career transition
  • Human resources, including reward and recognition, strategic HR planning, talent management and workforce planning, compensation and organizational design
  • Change and project management
  • Diversity and workplace equity with particular focus on disability awareness training
  • Call-centre planning and management

Availability

  • Across Canada
  • English

Biography

 
Richard Moore
President and CEO
Halifax Employers Association

Areas of Expertise

  • Labour relations and human resources
  • Collective bargaining
  • Problem solving/ADR
  • Health and safety, disability management
  • Multi-employer organizations
  • Multi-union organizations
  • Longshoring industry
  • Operating under federal jurisdiction as it relates to labour
  • Training
  • Performance management
  • Grievance and arbitration administration
  • Running a not-for-profit industry association

Availability

  • Across Canada
  • English

Biography


Terry Nusyna
President
TN Security Intelligence

Areas of Expertise

  • Workplace violence prevention
    • Reducing liability in consideration of Bill C-45 and Bill 168
    • Employee awareness training
    • Location security assessment and access controls
    • Cost-effective security upgrades
    • Business traveler security – meetings and conferences
  • Supply chain security programs – C-TPAT and PIP
    • Why and how to join, ROI
    • Avoiding unnecessary spending on security
    • How to remain in a secured supply chain
    • How to maintain a secure supply chain

Availability

  • Across Canada and globally
  • English

Biography


Doug Turner
True Balance Coaching

Areas of Expertise

  • Fixing dysfunctional supply chain relationships
  • Curing low-innovation, “status quo” thinking
  • Customer contract management
  • Strengthening the supply chain with trust

Availability

  • Throughout North America
  • English

Biography