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AI Summit - Digital Transformation: Embrace the Evolution

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AI and Digital Transformation

Do you export throughout Canada, US and EU?

Is AI and Digitization a tool you look to improve productivity and innovation?

If yes to either, join us for a full-day conference with Canadian, US and EU experts to gain their insights on the convergence of AI and Digitization and these markets.  Virtual Option Available. 

Canada has had a long-standing productivity issue, and the use of AI, digitization and innovation are tools that can support improved productivity and resiliency in the bioscience sector. Join us for a full day conversation on how these two worlds meet.

Event Details

Date: July 24, 2024
Time: Summit 8:00 am to 4:00 pm - Reception 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: The Leaf (Event Hall B) - 145 The Leaf Way, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N6
Cost: Members - $425 + GST | Non-Members - $600 + GST | Virtual - $200 + GST


Don't miss out!

Click here to see the agenda and full list of speakers!


  • Keynote: The Canadian Industry on the Global Digital Landscape - Faun Rice, Manager of Research & Evaluation at Information & Communications Technology Council
  • Roadmap to Digital Implementation & Success - Bikash Catterjee, President & Chief Scientific Officer at Pharmatech Associates, A USP Company
  • Case Study: Application of IoT in Continuous Monitoring - Kenny Peng, Executive V.P. & Managing Director - Asia at PharmEng Technology Inc.
    • This is a case study on the use of IoT sensors in a project setting (e.g. temperature mapping) and in an operation setting (continuous monitoring, continuous validation):
      • What is IoT as applied in pharmaceutical manufacturing
      • Advantages and opportunities
      • Case study:
        • Temperature mapping
        • Continous monitoring / continuous validation
      • Regulatory & compliance analyses:
        • Compliance
        • Validation
  • Effective Change Management through Digital Adoption - Deborah Campbell, Principal Consultant & Practice Lead for Change Management at Online Business Systems
    • Change is constant, and the competitive business environment continues to place new demands and expectations on leaders. Research shows that leaders have the greatest impact on project and transformation success rates. What happens, though, when leaders are not effectively prepared for these new types of changes?
      • Projects spin due to lack of engagement or alignment
      • Full ROI is not met
      • Change fatigue and frustration build and spill over to the next project
      • Compliance requirements are not met
  • ICH9 & Hazard Analysis in Computer Systems - Chaitanya Baliga, Head of Quality for Personalized Medicine Business Unit at Lonza
    • This presentation will focus on ICH 9 expectation to identify hazards relevant to patients when evaluating risks. An opportunity to review how hazards are perceived and assessed in the context of risk assessment. Subjectivity can impact every stage of a QRM process, especially the identification of hazards, and their estimates of probabilities of occurrence and severity.
  • Evolution of the Quality Professionals in the Face of Digitalization - Steve Keizer, Head of Quality at Northern RNA Inc.
  • Fireside Chat: Data Integrity & Quality Considerations in the Digital Process - Chaitanya Baliga, Steve Keizer, Tracy Gromniski

Included in Your Ticket

  1. Cutting-Edge Knowledge: Gain exclusive insights from international and domestic experts on the latest advancements in AI and digital transformation within the bioscience sector
  2. Comprehensive Agenda: Participate in sessions covering a broad range of topics
  3. Meet Industry Leaders: Connect with leading professionals in the bioscience sector
  4. Case Studies and Real-World Examples: Learn from real-world case studies that illustrate the successful application of AI and digital technologies in bioscience
  5. Future-Focused Discussions: Explore how quality and regulatory modifications are essential as the industry transitions to new-era drug manufacturing
  6. Breakfast and Lunch: Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast during registration and lunch, providing additional networking opportunities
  7. Access to Reception: Conclude the day with a reception featuring appetizers and a cash bar, connecting with attendees and industry leaders
  8. Convenient Location: Attend the event at The Leaf, a premier venue ensuring a comfortable and engaging experience
  9. Flexible Access (Virtual Tickets Only): Unable to make it in person? Attend virtually and participate from anywhere, ensuring you don't miss key presentations

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Don’t miss this opportunity to be at the forefront of digital innovation in biosciences. Join us at our AI Summit 2024 and be part of the future.


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AI Summit - In person

  • $600.00 (Members pay $425.00)

AI Summit - Virtual (Limited Tickets Available)

  • $200.00