30 March 2023

A look back at our conference of the year: Meeting the challenges of supply chains

A day rich in exchanges organized by CIRANO in collaboration with Transport Canada. 5 panels related to the challenges of supply chains followed one another, co-presented by Molivann Panot, CIRANO research professional and Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin, CEO of CIRANO.

About a hundred people were present throughout the day, wich led to very meaningful exchanges between the different actors of the ecosystem.

  • Data and the contribution of data science

A panel composed of Thierry Warin (HEC Montréal and CIRANO), Éric Dequenne (Ministère des Relations internationales et de la Francophonie du Québec (MRIF), Lindsay Robles (Transport Canada), Dalibor Stevanovic (ESG-UQAM and CIRANO) and Magali Amiel (CGI)

  • Workforce and skills

With Daniel Dagenais (Port of Montreal), Guillaum Dubreuil (CSL Group Inc.), Véronique Proulx (Manufacturiers & Exportateurs du Québec), Louise Bédard (Armateurs du Saint-Laurent) and Nathalie de Marcellis-Warin (Polytechnique Montréal and CIRANO)

  • Environmental issues

An early afternoon with a round table composed of Florian Mayneris (ESG-UQAM and CIRANO), Julien MARTIN (ESG-UQAM and CIRANO), Charles Séguin (ESG-UQAM and CIRANO), Damien Morandi (Maritime Innovation) Anaïs Charles (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)

  • Multimodality and transhipment of goods

Martin Trépanier (CIRRELT), Jean-Philippe Meloche (Université de Montréal and CIRANO), Mathieu Charbonneau (CargoM), Marcelin Joanis (Polytechnique Montréal and CIRANO)

Presentation by Sophie Beauchemin, Ministère des Transports et de la Mobilité durable du Québec (MTMD) on the development of the St. Lawrence intelligent corridor

  • Coordinating public policies and promoting data sharing

The last panel of the day was composed of Christian Dea (Transport Canada), Julien Billot (SCALE AI), Mathieu St-Pierre (St. Lawrence Economic Development Corporation), Melanie Raymond (Global Affairs Canada), Nassiba Idebdou (Canada Border Services Agency) and Alain Dudoit (CIRANO).


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