Program

*All presentation online and in-person will be recorded and will be watchable on the online platform until December 31st, 2024.

Pre-Conference VIRTUAL Presentations
Tuesday and Thursday
12:00pm – 1:00pm Atlantic Time

Sept 5Sept 10
Breaking Down Silos – Harnessing Large Language Models for an integrated Management System

Alex Afshar, CEO and Managing Director, Dolanto
& Fay Saleh, CTO, Dolanto

Change considerations and Stakeholder roles needed to make Maintenance Parts Management Successful

Donald (Don) Barry, Principal Consultant, FAHM Technology Partners

Sept 12Sept 17
Operational Risk Management for Safety, Integrity and Resilience: Stories of Catastrophe and Near Miss

Paul Daoust, Founder, Managing Director, Scio Asset Management Inc.

Execution of RCM-R Project for the Anaerobic Sludge Digestion Process in the Wastewater Treatment Plant

Philip Lawlor, Manager, Treatment Plant Maintenance, Regional Municipality of Halton
& Azie Seif, Reliability Engineer, Regional Municipality of Halton

Sept 19
Maintenance Projects Failure: Navigating the Path to Success
Serah Sanni, Marketing Manager, TRO Solutions

 

Sunday, September 22, 2024

4:00pm – 9:00pm

Casual Open House Welcome
Location: The Hilton Saint John

Sponsored By Platinum Sponsor Irving Pulp & Paper

 

Monday, September 23, 2024
to
Tuesday, September 24, 2024

8:00am - 5:00pmMMP Module 1: An Integrated Strategy for Maintenance Management (in conjunction with MainTrain 2024 in Saint John)

Additional Registration is Needed

Location: Hilton Hotel, Kennebecasis Room

 

Monday, September 23, 2024

7:00 - 8:00Breakfast
Location: Marco Polo
8:00 - 8:50Welcome by Hon Brenda Murphy
Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick


Keynote
Carl Duivenvoorden,
Speaker - Writer - Sustainability Consultant

Sponsored By Platinum Sponsor
Location: Marco Polo
 ¼ Day Workshops
Location: Marco Polo
¼ Day Workshops
Location: Spencer II/III
½ Day Workshop
Location: Montagu II/III
¼ Day Presentations
Location: Montagu I
Tours
9:00 - 10:15Your GREEN Filter: Sustainability in Everyday Decisions

Carl Duivenvoorden,
Speaker, Writer, Sustainability Consultant, Self-Employed

The Use of Reality Scans To Update and Restructure the Asset Register

Henry Adarighofua, Senior Manager, ReVisionz
&
Philip Schachtner, Partner, ReVisionz

PM Optimization workshop

Yoann Urruty, Director of Technologies, Spartakus Technologies

Presentation by Irving Pulp & Paper (Platinum) Offsite Tour of Saint John Energy
10:15 - 10:30Break
10:30 - 11:45Maintenance Readiness for Greenfield and Brownfield Projects

Eric Delorme, Director Asset Optimization NA, Ausenco

Developing an Inclusive Workforce - Expanding Inclusion in Maintenance, Reliability and Asset Management

Blair Carmichael, Asset Strategy and Planning Specialist, Ontario Northland

PM Optimization workshop

Yoann Urruty, Director of Technologies, Spartakus Technologies

Presentation by Northern Lakes College (Platinum)
11:45 - 1:00Lunch
Location: Marco Polo

Authors Corner
Location: Foyer
1:00 - 2:15

Preventive Maintenance - Starting From Scratch

Louie D'Orazio, Professional Engineer/Professor, Mohawk College

Typical problems in managing maintenance and what it takes to correct them

James Reyes-Picknell, Managing Consultant, Conscious Asset

The Application of Modern Maintenance and RCM Principles to Improve Asset Intensive Industries

Ron Doucet, Principal, RYKE Reliability Inc.

Presentation by Cohesive (Platinum) Offsite Tour of Irving Pulp & Paper
2:15 - 2:30Transition 
2:30 - 3:45Benefit-Cost Analysis Tool for Natural Asset Management

Lilian Barraclough, Project Coordinator - Nature Based Solutions, New Brunswick Environmental Network
&
Annika Chiasson, Executive Director, New Brunswick Environmental Network

Multi-week Scheduling – The Key to Implement a Sustainable Planned Work Culture in Today's Industry 4.0 Era

Jean Charbonneau, President, CiM Maintenance INC

The Application of Modern Maintenance and RCM Principles to Improve Asset Intensive Industries

Ron Doucet, Principal, RYKE Reliability Inc.

Available Platinum
Sponsor
Presentation

(Learn More Here)
Exhibitor Hall Open

Location: Loyalist

4:00 - 6:00Exhibitor Grand Hall Opening Reception
Sponsored By Platinum Sponsor
Location: Loyalist

 

Tuesday September 24, 2024
Exhibitor Hall Open
Location: Loyalist
7:00 - 8:00

Breakfast/PEMAC Member's Meeting
(All welcome, only Member's can vote)
Location: Marco Polo

8:00 - 8:50Keynote
Rosalyn Hyslop, CO-CEO, Mrs. Dunster's Bakery
Sponsored By Cohesive
Location: Marco Polo
 Location:
Marco Polo
Location:
Spencer II/III
Location:
Montagu II/III
Location: Montagu I
9:00 - 9:45Asset Hierarchy Realignment in EAM tool

Olayemi Akinola, Project Manager, Cameco Corporation

Organization Commitment Critical For Asset Management Success

Marcia O'Connor, Present, Founder, AM FM Consulting Group Inc

Strategic Human Asset Management - Humans are the New Assets

Ron Gavrin, Principal, Self Employed

Presentation by
iVisual Maintenance Solutions (Gold)
9:45 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:45Developing a Risk Based 10 year Budget for Water / Wastewater Assets

Jordan Gonda, Program Manager, Water and Wastewater, Niagara Region
&
John Murray, Manager of Capital Planning and Asset Management, Water and Wastewater Division, Niagara Region

Integrity Operating Windows In The Digital Era

Floyd Baker, Vice President, North America, Antea

Enhancing Operational Synergy: A Case Study on Integrated Analytic Reports for Maintenance and Procurement in Industrial Operations

Mark Smyth, Data Analytics Specialist, COGEP Inc.

Presentation by
Nanoprecise Sci Corp (Gold)
10:45 - 10:55Transition
10:55 - 11:55MRO Magazine Roundtable
Location: Marco Polo
11:55 - 12:45Lunch
Location: Marco Polo
12:45 - 1:30City Of Saint John Climate Change Action Plan

Samir Yammine, Director of Asset Management and Environmental Performance, City of Saint John

The Role of AI and Machine Learning in Equipment Health Monitoring: Showcase Real-World Applications Where AI and Machine Learning are Used for Proactive Equipment Maintenance

Lance Rudolph, Digital Innovation and Technology Director - Energy Industries Division, Canada, ABB Inc.

Conquer Complex Projects: Mastering STOs, EPCM, and Beyond

Kurt Ersser, Managing Director, Kurser Inc

Presentation by
Atlantic Controls
(Gold)
1:30 - 1:40Transition
1:40 - 2:25From Data to Dialogue: Using Asset Management to Communicate Infrastructure Challenges

Ian Tenhaaf, AIM Network Service Provider

NSMTC Maintenance Management: An Indigenous Shared Services Model

Mario LaPointe, Infrastructure Services Manager, North Shore Mi'kmaq Tribal Council

The Net-Zero Illusion: Sustainability Through Resilience and Reliability

Yoann Urruty, Director of Technologies, Spartakus Technologies

Presentation by
Sigga
(Gold)
2:25 - 2:35Transition
2:35 - 3:10Imperfect Data Sources For Reliability Engineering

Ryan Fairbrother, Director, Potash Maintenance & Reliability, Nutrien

IDMS Use Case For Run And Maintain

Angela Saldivar, AIM & RBI Specialist, Antea Canada Inc

SLSMC Asset Management ISO 55000 Journey

Iqbal Biln, Manager, Corporate Technical Programs, St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp.

Available Gold
Sponsor Presentation
(Learn More Here)

3:10 - 3:20Transition
3:20 - 4:20Panel #1
Sustainable Infrastructure Solutions to address the Climate Crisis
Location: Marco Polo
4:20 - 4:30Transition Time
4:30 - 6:00Networking Hospitality Hour Open House
Sponsored By Cohesive
Location: Hilton Saint John Hotel
6:30 - 9:00Awards Dinner and Entertainment
Sponsored By Northern Lakes College
Location: TBD

 

 

Wednesday September 25, 2024
Exhibitor Hall Open
Location: Loyalist
7:00 - 8:00Breakfast
Location: Marco Polo
8:00 - 8:50Keynote:
Irving
Sponsored By Northern Lakes College
Location: Marco Polo
 Location:
Marco Polo
Location:
Spencer II/III
Location:
Montagu II/III
Location: Montagu I
9:00 - 9:45Using Best Practice Corrosion Management To Ensure The Service Life Of A Potash Mine

Zoe Coull, CEO, ICE Dragon Corrosion
&
Syed Ali Debaj Jaffry, Discipline Lead – Civil/Structural/Architectural
&
Amit S. Aulakh, M.Sc., P.Eng., Independent Consultant
&
Muan Wei, Director of Operations, ICE Dragon

Cross-Pollinating Climate Change Action with Maintenance Management Planning

Mark Buma, Manager of Facilities Operations, City of Orillia

Continuous Improvement of the "Maintenance Defect"

Brian Malloch, MMP Instructor, Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

PEMAC STO Management Training & Certification - Survey Results and Status Update

Ron Bettin, President & Principal Consultant, Adduco Consulting &
Frank Engli, Regional Group Lead – Canada for Becht’s Reliability, Maintenance, Turnarounds and Capital Projects Group

9:45 - 10:00Break
10:00 - 10:45 

The Evolution of Maintenance in the Agriculture Industry

Dennis Heinzlmeir, Co-Founder, Keystone Technical Resources

Random Material Master Identities Hurt Everything MRO. Structured Comparable Identities are the Way to Unlock MRO Performance

Conrad Greer, Founder, SPC Results Inc

Asset Acquisition - Balancing Project Delivery and Asset Management Priorities for Success

Christopher Biel, Principal Consultant, PPAIP Consulting

Asset Management… WTF!

Rick Derkach, Asset Management Specialist, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

10:45 - 10:55Transition
10:55 - 11:40Advancing Predictive Maintenance: AI-Based Solutions for Complex Machinery

Yun Yao, President, Soralink

Case Study: Implementing Working Menu for the Maintenance Team

Alp Bora, Principal Advisor, Alp Bora & Co.

Two Things to Improve Reliability

Kenneth Squires, Reliability Team Leader, Irving Paper Limited

Digitalization: Interactive Boms - A Transformative Approach To Asset Information Management

Bill Wright, Interactive BOMs SME, Metanoia

11:40 - 12:30Lunch
Location: Marco Polo
12:30 - 1:15The Case for Maintenance Readiness
Michael Ajibaye, Asset Management Office at the Niagara Region
&
Philip Lawlor, Manager, CAMP, CAMA, Treatment Plant Maintenance at Regional Municipality of Halton
&
Peter Lewis, P.Eng, M.Eng, Senior Reliability Enginner at The City of Toronto
Maintenance STO’s – Integrating Project Work into STO’s; The Project Team Might not be the Villain

Frank Engli, Regional Group Lead - Canada, Reliability, Maintenance, Turnarounds and Capital Projects, Becht

No value from AI-Predictive Maintenance? Maintenance Strategy is the Culprit

Arun Gowtham, Reliability Engineer, RAMwright Consulting Co.

Using Vibration Condition Monitoring to Identify Repeat Equipment Failures and How Advanced Vibration Analysis Methods Can Identify Solutions for Reliability Improvement

Dora Orchard, Reliability Engineering & Advanced Diagnostics Lead, Acuren Group

1:15 - 1:25Transition
1:25 - 2:25Panel #2
Cultural Alignment: Bridging the Gap Between Strategy and Execution
Location: Marco Polo
2:25 - 3:00Closing Ceremonies
Location: Marco Polo
3:15(Shuttle to Airport for 5:35 Flight to Toronto)
5:00Offsite Networking
Location: TBD

 

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