Opening Speech - Ayo Owodunni, DEI Expert
Entrepreneurial Journey of Indigenous Business - Barry PAYNE
Overcoming Bias and Discrimination in the Hiring Process - Brian ROCHAT
Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Management - Presentation Session
Breakout Session Round 1 (Room 3) - Presentation Session
Leveraging Branding For Career SuccessDone
Presentation - Gloria PIERRE
The Power of Effective Communication and Networking for Newcomers and BIPOC ProfessionalsDone
Introduction by Gloria
Keynote Address - Hugh LAWSON
My 2022/23 Leadership Journey: How My Blackness Got Me Out Of The DarknessDone
Breakout Session Round 2 (Room 1) - Indigenous Procurement Discussion
Breakout Session Round 2 (Room 3) - Presentation Session
Cybersecurity and Risk Management in Industry 4.0Done
Strength in Diversity: The Supply Chain Industry Network's Role in Fostering Economic Integration for Immigrants in Canada"
Abiodun Oke is a highly accomplished supply chain management consultant with over 15 years of experience in Nigeria's Oil and Gas sector and the public sector in Canada. Armed with a Mechanical Engineering background, Abiodun's journey in supply chain management has seen him lead category management for commodities and research infrastructures at the University of Manitoba. He's not only passionate about continuous improvement and innovative problem-solving but also founded Cerial Projects Services and the Supply Chain Industry Network, aiding foreign-trained supply chain professionals in Canada since 2015. Abiodun's commitment to mentoring and inspiring budding professionals is exemplified through his extensive volunteer work and invaluable guidance to hundreds of supply chain professionals seeking to excel in their careers.
How our network empowers newcomers to become active participants in Canada's thriving supply chain economy. Discover the stories of individuals who have harnessed our resources and support to build successful careers, contributing to a more inclusive and prosperous Canadian economy.
Powered By Connection:
Our mission is to empower participants by facilitating networking and relationship-building with industry leaders, peers, and mentors.
Empowerment through Diversity:
Industry Connect 2023 is dedicated to empowering BIPOC professionals and entrepreneurs, enabling them to excel in the Canadian industry landscape.
Pathways to Opportunity:
Unlock a world of career opportunities as Industry Connect 2023 connects job seekers with prospective employers, facilitating meaningful connections.