All prices are in Canadian dollars.

Leadership and Professionalism

Date:   Jan 17, 2019 - Jan 18, 2019
Time:   9:00 AM (EST)
Location:   SCMAO
1 Dundas Street West, Suite 2704
Toronto, ON

Please note: This workshop is best suited to individuals who have a business-related degree or diploma or the equivalent of 10 years’ Supply Chain Management experience.  SCMAO reserves the right to restrict admission to those who meet these qualifications.

Early Bird Registration (Available until December 27, 2018)

  • Members: $825.00 + HST
  • Non-Members: $1125.00 + HST
    • Non member registration includes one year membership

Regular Registration

  • Members: $875.00 + HST
  • Non-Members: $1175.00 + HST
    • Non member registration includes one year membership


Workshop Overview

The goal of this workshop is to develop the abilities of SCMP candidates to become supply chain leaders and supply chain management professionals, i.e., to lead groups of people and to manage change.
 
This workshop focuses on the issues in leadership and professionalism, such as developing best practice leadership characteristics, becoming self-aware, creating a vision and a mission statement, and performing the steps toward effective leadership.
 
The Leadership and Professionalism workshop draws from the works of a variety of credible and well-respected "thought leaders" in the areas of leadership, management and human relations.
 

Workshop Goals

Upon completion of this workshop candidtes should be able to:

  • Apply the five best practices of leadership
  • Identify the ways to adapt your behaviour to individuals to build effective relationships
  • Critique your organization's vision and mission statements
  • Select appropriate applications for each of the four leadership styles
  • Differentiate between the continuity and discontinuity perspectives
  • Develop ways to build a cohesive team
  • Describe critical steps and roles in the change management process
  • Determine the appropriate approach to handling conflict
  • Create and present a leader profile

Instructor: Louis Girard

Louis Girard has held diverse senior executive positions an inspirational leader and CEO for Uti Canada (Logistics & Transportation) for over eight years. Prior to this, he was with Air Canada as General Manager Air Cargo.

Louis takes pride in success achieved through the motivation and alignment of people to create added value for customers.   His desire to impart real-life experiences to help shape future leaders makes him a truly inspiring instructor for the SCMP modules (in-class at Humber College and online) and for SCMP Interactive Workshops. 

In June 2018, he coached field personnel (Supply Chain) at the United Peacekeeping Headquarters in Italy.

Louis holds business diplomas from Ryerson University and the University of Toronto, and a B.A. from the University of Guelph. He is a certified director (ICD.D) of the Institute of Corporate Directors at the Rotman School of Management.  He is also bilingual in French and Innu Essispit (Aboriginal).

He has a passion for hockey, teaching, Board work, spending time at the cottage and above all helping people enjoy life.

Please abide by the  Competition Law Compliance Policy

 

Accommodations

Should you require accommodations to attend this workshop, SCMAO has the following preferred rates at the Chelsea Hotel at 33 Gerrard Street West.

2019

Chelsea

Deluxe

Kitchenette

Club

Jan - March

$169.00

$199.00

$249.00

$249.00

April – Nov

$195.00

$225.00

$275.00

$275.00

Dec

$159.00

$189.00

$239.00

$239.0

 

INCLUDED IN THE RATE:

  •  This rate offers Non Last Room Availability – the above rates may not be available on certain high demand periods. On these dates our Reservations team shall offer the best available rate of the day.
  • Complimentary basic high speed internet in all guestrooms, meeting space and public areas.
  • Use of Deck 27 our Adults only Fitness Centre offering indoor pool, hot tub, full change rooms and outdoor patio.
  • The Club Rooms include, Complimentary breakfast in the Club Lounge, Complimentary Hors d'oeuvre from 5 – 7 pm

Please note: Should you need to cancel your booking, Chelsea requires 48 hours notice.

To book a room at the Chelsea Hotel, please phone the reservation desk at 1-800-243-5732 and specify you are a guest of SCMAO.  You will need to present a copy of your seminar registration receipt upon check-in.

Interactive Workshop Cancellation/Refund Policy:

 A full refund will be issued on cancellations received in writing at least 10 business days prior to the workshop start  date. An administration fee of $150.00 is applicable if notification is received between three and nine days prior to start date. Thereafter no refund will be available. Substitutions and transfer of registrations is permissible when received in writing three business days before the workshop start date.  Credits to be used for future offerings are valid for 12 months from the date of initial payment and will expire if not used in that time frame.  

Interactive Workshop Cancellation/Rescheduling:

 In the event of a workshop being cancelled or rescheduled, prior notification will be given to registrants by phone or e-mail, with the option of a full refund of registration fees or transfer of registration to another SCMAO offering.

Registrations must be received no later than 3 days prior to the start date to allow time for processing confirmation.

Attendees will  receive a confirmation email with the specific workshop details, such as room number shortly after registering for the event.

 



Registration

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