Monday, May 11 – Professional Development Day

 

8:30 - 9:00 AM

 

Professional Day Registration

Conference registration desk

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Concurrent I (All Day Session)

Innovation Procurement Templates

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

 

Concurrent II

Contract Templates: Managing Risk and Effective Drafting

Daniel Fabiano, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

 

Concurrent III

Inside the Mind of the Supply Chain Professional: Understanding the RFP (Supplier Focus)

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

10:30 - 10:45 AM

Refreshment Break

10:45 - 12:00 PM

Concurrent I (All Day Session) (cont'd)

Innovation Procurement Templates

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

 

Concurrent II (cont'd)

Contract Templates: Managing Risk and Effective Drafting

Daniel Fabiano, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

 

Concurrent III (cont'd)

Inside the Mind of the Supply Chain Professional: Understanding the RFP (Supplier Focus)

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:30 PM

Concurrent I (All Day Session) (cont'd)

Innovation Procurement Templates

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

 

Concurrent IV

Value Analysis: Manage Your Spend!

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

 

Concurrent V

Service Contracting Strategies

Debby Shapero Propp, Health Lawyer Network

2:30 - 2:45 PM                            

Refreshment Break

2:45 - 4:00 PM

Concurrent I (All Day Session) (cont'd)

Innovation Procurement Templates

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

 

Concurrent IV (cont'd)

Value Analysis: Manage Your Spend!

Cynthia CheslerHealthcare Consultant

 

Concurrent V (cont'd)

Service Contracting Strategies

Debby Shapero ProppHealth Lawyer Network

4:00 - 4:30 PM                    

Certificate Pickup

Conference Registration Desk

 

Tuesday, May 12 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 1

 

7:30 AM

Conference Exhibit Floor Opens

7:30 - 8:15 AM

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Continental Breakfast

Sponsored by Cardinal Health

8:15 - 8:30 AM

HSCN Conference 2015: Opening Remarks

Sue Smith, General Manager, HSCN

8:30 - 9:30 AM

Colouring Outside the Lines

Jeff TobeAuthor and Keynote Speaker

Sponsored by Medbuy

9:30 - 10:00 AM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Cardinal Health

10:00 - 10:45 AM

Revolutionizing Your Approach to Supply Management

Ned Turner, Senior Vice President, North America, Medline Industries, Inc.

10:45 - 11:45 AM

Ministry Innovation Round Table

Marian MacdonaldADM, Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

Bill MantelADM, Ministry of Research & Innovation and Economic Development

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by St. Joseph's Health System

1:00 - 2:00 PM

Industry Views on Innovative Procurement & Procuring for Innovation

Moderator: Toby O'Hara, General Manager, HMMS

David Cox, VP and General Manager, Trudell Medical Marketing Limited

Brian Lewis, President & CEO, MEDEC

Jitendra Prasad, Chief Program Officer Contracting, Procurement, and Supply Chain Management, Alberta Health Services

Krista Stagliano, VP, Materials Management, HealthPRO Procurement Services Inc.

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Innovation in Haiti

Dr. A. Dauphin, Coordinator and Medical Lead for the St. Joseph's Health System International Outreach Program

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Cardinal Health

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Overcoming Legal Impediments to Innovative Change

Lynne GoldingPartner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin

4:30 - 5:30 PM

Opportunities to Accelerate Innovation in Canadian Health Systems

Dr. Anne Snowdon, Chair of the International Centre for Health Innovation, IVEY Business School, University of Western Ontario

Sponsored by Community Patient Transfer Group

5:30 - 6:30 PM

Networking Reception 

Sponsored by Cook Medical

 

Wednesday, May 13 – HSCN Annual Conference Day 2

 

7:30 - 8:00 AM                  

HSCN AGM and Continental Breakfast

Members only

8:00 AM

Conference Exhibit Floor Opens

8:00 - 8:45 AM

Registration, Exhibits, Networking & Full Breakfast

Sponsored by Medline

 

8:45 - 9:45 AM

Your New Lenses are Ready for Pickup: Seeing Changes & Challenges In A New Light

Susan StewartAuthor and Professional Speaker

9:45 - 10:30 AM

An Innovative Scale to Anticipate Risk and Initiate Measures to Reduce Error with the Healthcare Supply Chain

Dr. Christopher FernandesProfessor of Emergency Medicine at Western University and Physician Advisor, Medbuy Corporation

10:30 - 11:15 AM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

 

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Changing Health Care Procurement Approaches in Canada and Beyond

Dr. Gabriela PradaDirector, Health Innovation, Policy and Evaluation, Conference Board of Canada

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Sponsored by Medtronic

12:15 - 1:15 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors                                                     

Sponsored by BD

1:15 - 1:30 PM

Vendor Credentialing Update 

David Loukras, HSCN Vendor Credentialing Committee Lead

1:30 - 2:15 PM

The Penultimate Ending!

Paul Huschilt, Award Winning Speaker and Trainer

2:15 - 3:15 PM

Featured Closing - Creating Integrated Care in a Dis-integrated System - Making the Transition

Dr. Kevin Smith, President and CEO, St. Joseph's Health System & CEO Niagara Health System

Sponsored by Baxter

3:15 - 3:25 PM

Delegate Draws and Closing Remarks

Don Cummer, HSCN Co-Chair, Provider 

Todd PresswoodHSCN Co-Chair, Supplier