OCTOBER 19, 2022 | NETWORKING

LEADING THROUGH
RAPID CHANGE
& INNOVATION

Our First In-Person Networking Event in Calgary!

JOIN YOUR PEERS AS THEY TALK ABOUT THEIR EXPERIENCES & BEST PRACTICES!

Please join us Wednesday, October 19, 2022, from 5:30 – 10:00 pm MT for our first in-person member event, Leading Through Rapid Change & Innovation, to be held at cSPACE King Edward in Calgary. The format will be rapid-fire speaker sessions followed by social networking to cap off the evening. We have a lineup of impressive supply chain guest speakers to be announced soon.  

This event is open to members & non-members. Members are eligible to earn 2 CPD credits. We are excited to get back to in-person events and looking forward to seeing everyone again.  

NETWORKING OBJECTIVE

The purpose of this networking event is to highlight how companies at the forefront of change and innovation are succeeding in their approach. This event will be a rapid-fire speaker series highlighting leaders from key companies across multiple industries with the intent to get people thinking differently.

The objective is to set the stage for networking by sparking new ideas where members, industry participants and presenters can connect on the leading edge of this school of thought. We have booked a creative venue to amplify this theme and with a theater to make for a exciting place to host these inspiring presentations. We are excited to have our members face-to-face for this event where we can get together over a few drinks. 

AGENDA

TO BE ANNOUNCED

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKERS

Shawn Needham, Attabiotics

Shawn Needham fills an invaluable role at Attabtoics as its Senior Vice President of Global Sales. As a 5-year veteran at the company, he has worked in roles from Operations to Business Development. With over 20 years of experience in Leadership, Business Growth, Development, Budgeting, and Finance, Shawn knows how to enhance client and customer experiences with disruptive goods-to-person technology. 

Elias Panasuik, Schneider Electric

Elias Panasuik leads Schneider Electric’s digital integration program, EcoStruxure Power & Process. This encompasses all of what Schneider & AVEVA have to offer for automation, electrical, and digital solutions, focused on the improvement of capital & operational efficiency in electro-intensive industries. Elias has worked within industrial automation and software for over 20 years and studied at both SAIT & MIT. Though he now calls Massachusetts home, his roots in Calgary run strong, having spent 2 decades in our city.

Billy Rideout, Exergy Solutions

Billy is a professional engineer and co-founder of Exergy Solutions based in Calgary, Alberta. He’s a true inventor with some early career award winning ideas and innovations in the energy sector. Billy’s real passion is creating collaborative environments where highly skilled teams are empowered to make a difference in the world. Embracing the disruptive motto “New Tools, New Rules”, Exergy has built a unique work environment where some of Alberta’s most practical engineers and technicians work together to design, build and test transformational process technology and prototypes. De-risking technology where pilots are deployed into the real world with commercial scale-up in mind. Billy Rideout, CEO & Visionary of Exergy Solutions, is a Chemical Engineer who graduated from the University of New Brunswick.  He is registered as a Professional Engineer with APEGA and certified PMP from the PMI institute. 

Terry Rock, Platform Calgary

Dr. Rock is President & CEO of Platform Calgary, an organization focused on driving growth and velocity in Calgary’s tech and innovation ecosystem. Platform works with over 100 partners to advance startup founders, investors, tech talent and corporate innovators in the new Platform Innovation Centre in Calgary’s East Village.

Tim Webb, Accenture Canada

Tim is a Senior Manager in Accenture Canada’s Supply Chain & Operations Strategy & Consulting practice with over 20 years of experience driving growth for his clients through innovative, customer-centric supply chain transformation. Tim has a passion for warehousing and automation and together with his teams he brings deep insights to redesign client operating models, identify opportunities for optimization and implement leading-class digital solutions. Tim has led large programs in North America, Africa, Europe and the Middle East with clients in retail, consumer goods and automotive industries. 

EVENT DETAILS

DATE: October 19, 2022
LOCATION: cSPACE King Edward
1721 29 Ave SW Suite #125, Calgary, AB T2T 6T7
TIME: 5:30 10:00 PM MT
PRICE: $25 + tax | Members $35 + tax | Non Members
CPD: 2 credits
REGISTER TODAY

SPONSOR THIS EVENT

If you are interested in connecting with supply chain professionals, please connect with Thuy Hoang, Member Services Coordinator, thoang@supplychaincanada.com.