Monday, May 12, 2014 - Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - Wednesday, May 14, 2014                                                                                 
 
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Monday, May 12 – Professional Development Day

 

8:30 - 9:00 AM

 

Professional Day Registration

Conference registration desk

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Concurrent I (All Day Session)

Process Re-Engineering for Healthcare Supply Chain Professionals

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

Concurrent II

Contract Templates: Managing Risk and Effective Drafting (cont'd)

Daniel Fabiano, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

 

10:30 - 10:45 AM

Refreshment Break

10:45 - 12:00 PM

Concurrent I (All Day Session)

Process Re-Engineering for Healthcare Supply Chain Professionals (cont'd)

Shamsha KanjiPrincipal, Kanji Consulting

Concurrent II

Contract Templates: Managing Risk and Effective Drafting (cont'd)

Daniel FabianoPartner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:30 PM

Concurrent III (All Day Session)

Process Re-Engineering for Healthcare Supply Chain Professionals (cont'd)

Shamsha KanjiPrincipal, Kanji Consulting

Concurrent IV

RFP Evaluation & Scoring for Healthcare Supply Chain (cont'd)

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

2:30 - 2:45 PM                            

Refreshment Break

2:45 - 4:00 PM       

Concurrent III (All Day Session)

Process Re-Engineering for Healthcare Supply Chain Professionals (cont'd)

Shamsha KanjiPrincipal, Kanji Consulting 

Concurrent IV

RFP Evaluation & Scoring for Healthcare Supply Chain (cont'd)

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

4:00 - 4:30 PM                    

Certificate Pickup

Conference Registration Desk

 

Tuesday, May 13 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 1

 

7:30 AM

Conference Exhibit Floor Opens

7:30 - 8:15 AM

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by Medline

8:15 - 8:30 AM

HSCN Conference 2014: Opening Remarks

Sue Smith, General Manager, HSCN

8:30 - 9:45 AM

The Power of Hope, Vision and Action and the Spirit of Innovation

Frank O’Dea, Entrepreneur and Founder of Second Cup

Sponsored by Medbuy

 

9:45 - 10:15 AM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Innovation Technology Round Table

Moderator: Sarah FriesenHSCN Board Member; CEO/GM COHPA  

Nancy Kennedy, ADM, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care

Marian Macdonald, ADM, Ministry of Government Services

Bill Mantel, ADM, Ministry of Research and Innovcation

Sponsored by Baxter

11:15 AM - 12:00 NOON

New Ways in Sourcing Strategies

Ann Dolan, Director of Strategic Sourcing, FacilicorpNB

12:00 Noon - 1:15 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by BD

1:15 - 2:15 PM

Moving Hospitals and Their Patients: Logistics in a Risky Business

Patrick Moriarty, Founder and President of Health Care Relocations 

2:15 - 3:00 PM

Defining Standardization in Healthcare

Nicole Ruttan-Sims, Director of Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain Mohawk Shared Services Inc.

Samantha Zarzuela, Clinical Specialist, Supply Chain Mohawk Shared Services Inc.

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

3:30 - 5:00 PM

Negotiable RFP’S

Paul Emanuelli, General Counsel and Managing Director, Procurement Law Office

Eddy Jin, Procurement Advisory Services

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Networking Reception

Sponsored by Primed

 

Wednesday, May 14 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 2

 

7:30 - 8:15 AM                  

HSCN AGM and Breakfast

Members only

8:15 AM Conference Exhibit Floor Opens
8:15 - 9:00 AM

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by Cardinal Health

9:00 - 10:00 AM

Keynote - Sustaining the Momentum 

Matthew AndersonPresident & CEO, William Osler Health System

10:00 - 10:45 AM

HSCN eCommerce Survey - 10 Years Later

Don CummerHSCN Incoming Co-Chair; Account Executive, Plexxus

10:45 - 11:15 AM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Cardinal Health
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Current Governance Issues affecting Shared Service Organizations

Lynne GoldingPartner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

12:15 - 1:30 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by 3M

1:30 - 2:30 PM

Follow Your Destiny

Andrew HaleyParalympic Gold Medalist

Sponsored by HIROC

2:30 - 3:00 PM

HSCN Professional Development Opportunities

Sarah Friesen, HSCN Board Lead for Professional Development

HSCN Vendor Credentialing Update

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant, HSCN Board Co-Chair

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Cardinal Health

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Innovation Procurement and the Health System as an Engine for Economic Growth

John SolininkaPresident and CEO, HTX Canada

4:30 - 5:00 PM

Delegate Draws and Closing Remarks

Cynthia Chesler, HSCN Co-Chair, Provider 

Vince Morelli, HSCN Co-Chair, Supplier