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Monday, May 9 – Professional Development Day

 

8:30 - 9:00 AM

 

Professional Day Registration

Conference registration desk

9:00 - 10:30 AM

Concurrent I (All Day Session)

Understanding and Applying Value-Based Procurement Within Today's Health Systems

Dr. Gabriela Prada, Director, Health Innovation, Policy & Evaluation, The Conference Board of Canada

Kjetil IstadDirector, Procurement and Logistics South Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority

Teresa Mingo, Manager, Logistics and Supply Chain, Southlake Regional Health Centre

Janet MininchSenior Lead and Sourcing Specialist, Southlake Regional Health Centre

Paul EmanuelliGeneral Manager and Managing Director, Procurement Law Office

Healthcare Supply Chain Network (HSCN) is pleased to be partnering with The Conference Board of Canada to deliver this full-day workshop.

 

Concurrent II (1/2 Day Session)

Healthcare Procurement in Ontario: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

10:30 - 10:45 AM

Refreshment Break

10:45 - 12:00 PM

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

Understanding and Applying Value-Based Procurement Within Today's Health Systems

Dr. Gabriela Prada, Director, Health Innovation, Policy & Evaluation, The Conference Board of Canada

Kjetil IstadDirector, Procurement and Logistics South Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority

Teresa Mingo, Manager, Logistics and Supply Chain, Southlake Regional Health Centre

Paul EmanuelliGeneral Manager and Managing Director, Procurement Law Office

Healthcare Supply Chain Network (HSCN) is pleased to be partnering with The Conference Board of Canada to deliver this full-day workshop

 

Concurrent II  (1/2 Day Session) (cont'd)

Healthcare Procurement in Ontario: What Makes it Special?

Sarah Friesen, CEO and GM, COHPA

Shamsha Kanji, Principal, Kanji Consulting

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:30 PM

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

Understanding and Applying Value-Based Procurement Within Today's Health Systems

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

Kjetil IstadDirector, Procurement and Logistics South Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority

Teresa Mingo, Manager, Logistics and Supply Chain, Southlake Regional Health Centre

Paul EmanuelliGeneral Manager and Managing Director, Procurement Law Office

Healthcare Supply Chain Network (HSCN) is pleased to be partnering with The Conference Board of Canada to deliver this full-day workshop

 

Concurrent IV (1/2 Day Session)

Practical Guidance on Data Improvement Programs

Karen RyanPresident, Open Capabilities

2:30 - 2:45 PM                            

Refreshment Break

2:45 - 4:00 PM

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

Understanding and Applying Value-Based Procurement Within Today's Health Systems

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

Kjetil IstadDirector, Procurement and Logistics South Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority

Teresa Mingo, Manager, Logistics and Supply Chain, Southlake Regional Health Centre

Paul EmanuelliGeneral Manager and Managing Director, Procurement Law Office

Healthcare Supply Chain Network (HSCN) is pleased to be partnering with The Conference Board of Canada to deliver this full-day workshop

 

Concurrent IV (1/2 Day Session) (cont'd)

Practical Guidance on Data Improvement Programs

Karen RyanPresident, Open Capabilities

4:00 - 4:30 PM                    

Certificate Pickup

Conference Registration Desk

 

Tuesday, May 10 – 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 2016: Opening Remarks

Sue Smith, General Manager, HSCN

8:30 - 9:30 AM

Keynote: The Need for Transformation in Canadian Healthcare

Deputy Minister Robert BellMinistry of Health & Long Term Care

Sponsored by Medbuy

9:30 - 10:00 AM

 

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

10:00 - 10:45 AM

Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Session 2.1

Leveraging BI and Data in Healthcare

Gustavo Estrada Acting Provincial Director, Performance & Transformation, BC Clinical and Support Services (BCCSS) Society

 

Concurrent Session 2.2

Optimizing Hospital Staff for the Onsite Links of the Supply Chain

Astrid BowlbyDirector of Inventory and Logistics, Healthcare Materials Management Services (HMMS)

 

Concurrent Session 2.3

The Role of Community Shared Services in the Success of Future Procurement Initiatives Within the Community Health Care Sector

Jennifer Wilkie, Director of Shared Service and Information Technology, Reconnect Community Shared Services

10:45 - 10:50 AM

Transition to Plenary Session

10:50 - 11:50 AM

Value-Based Procurement

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

11:50 AM - 1:00 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by BD

1:00 - 2:00 PM

The Canadian Healthcare Medical Device Standards Project

Jitendra Prasad, Chief Program Officer Contracting, Procurement and Supply Management, Alberta Health Services (AHS)

Brian Lewis, President and CEO, MEDEC

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Orphan 32

Thanh Campbell, Author and Professional Speaker

3:00 - 3:30 PM

 

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Medline

3:30 - 4:30 PM

Using Lean & TQM Methodologies as Catalysts to Build Effective & Efficient Supply Chain Partners

Anil Gupta, Lean Six Sigma Master Instructor at University of Toronto and McMaster University

Sponsored by Voyageur

4:30 - 5:30 PM

Learning in Thin Air

Scott Kress, President Summit Team Building, Motivational Speaker

5:30 - 6:30 PM

Networking Reception - Networking with your colleagues and Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by PriMED

 

Wednesday, May 11 – 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 Bids&Tenders   

8:45 - 9:45 AM

Canada's Economic Prospects and Implications for the Healthcare Sector

Craig Alexander, Vice President, Economic Analysis, C.D. Howe Institute

Sponsored by Baxter

9:45 - 9:50 AM

Transition to Concurrent Sessions

9:50 - 10:35 AM

Concurrent Sessions

Concurrent Session 3.1

Breaking Down Knowledge Barriers: Redefining and Linking Strategic Sourcing for Healthcare Redevelopment Projects

Steven FryDirector Redevelopment and Capital Equipment, Shared Services West (SSW)

 

Concurrent Session 3.2

Strengthening Health Care Supply Chain Through Value Analysis Teams

Berna Marcelino, Provincial Director, Standardization, BC Clinical and Support Services 

 

Concurrent Session 3.3

The InterProvincinal Collaboration on the Procurement of Linear Accelerators: $180 Million Dollars, 4 Million Square Feet, 60 Machines, and More Than 100 Contributors

Jitendra Prasad, Chief Program Officer Contracting, Procurement and Supply Management, AHS

Robert WarnockDirector, Special Sourcing Projects, AHS

Heather Logan, Executive Director, Canadian Association of Provincial Cancer Agencies

 

10:35 - 11:15 AM

Coffee Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors

Sponsored by Bids&Tenders 

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Evolution of Procurement in the Canadian Healthcare System: Product Focused vs. Outcome Based Process

Neil Fraser, President, Medtronic Canada

12:15 - 1:15 PM

Lunch Break & Networking with your Supplier Exhibitors    

Sponsored by Stryker                  

                              

1:15 - 2:15 PM

Higher Value – Lower Cost Supply Chains: Lessons from the Global Aerospace Sector

Rodney I. Jones, Senior Advisor, Global Aerospace Corporation

Sponsored by Medtronic

2:15 - 3:00 PM

Acting Up: Taking Your Performance to the Next Level

Bill Carr, Actor, humourist, writer, speaker, and social activist

3:00 - 3:30 PM

Closing

Sarah Friesen, HSCN Co-Chair

Zachary Pocklington, HSCN Co-Chair

The 2016 HSCN Board of Directors

Supply Chain Department of the Year Award

Delegate Draws