Knowledge Center

Welcome to the NACM-Canada Knowledge Center. Here you will find presentations from past conferences and a list of useful sites.

2012 Annual Credit Conference Presentations

Canadian Economic Forecast
Speaker: Peter Hall, EDC, Economist

Differences between Common Law and Civil Code as it applies to Commercial Credit
Moderator: Hubert Sibre, Partner Davis & Davis, LLP Montréal
Panelists: Bruce Darlington, Partner Davis & Davis, LLP Toronto
Annie Claude Beauchemin, Associate Davis & Davis, LLP   Montréal

Productivity Enhancements: Making Good Great
Speaker: Geoff Last, National Credit Manager, Rexel Canada Inc.

How to Protect Yourself from Business Fraud
Moderator: Hubert Sibre, Davis & Davis, LLP
Panelists: Sarah E. MacGregor, CA.IFA, CFE Associate Partner, Forensic Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Toronto, Ray Haywood, CFE, Director, Forensic Services, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Toronto

Social Media Strategies for the Credit Professional
Speaker: Sameer Vasta, Manager, Public Policy and Communications
MaRS Discovery District

2011 Annual Credit Conference Presentations

Keynote Presentation:
North American Economic Outlook

Speaker: Dan North, MBA, Chief Economist, Euler Hermes ACI

Legal Comparative Notes of New Developments on Insolvency / Canadian Law
Moderator: Hubert Sibre, Esq., Partner, Davis LLP
Panelists:
Joe Latham, Esq., Goodmans LLP
Doug Bacon, Esq., Latham & Watkins LLP

Lunch Presentation: Creativity
Speaker: Hubert Sibre, Esq., Partner, Davis LLP

Preference Actions – Reduce Exposure to Canadian Firms
Speaker: Hal Schaeffer, CCE, CCW President, D&H Credit Services

Productivity Enhancements – Roundtables
Facilitators:
Brent Akeson, CCP, MBA National Credit Manager, adidas Canada, Ltd
Geoff Last, CCE, CCP Anixter Canada, Inc.
Madeleine Féquière, CCP Director of Corporate Credit, Domtar Corporation
Peter Finlay, CCP Credit and Collections Manager, Ridout & Maybee LLP

Other Presentations

Building Your Soft Skills (pdf) Presented by: Dianne Hunnam-Jones,  Robert Half International

Canadian Economic Outlook (pdf) Presented by: Robert Hogue, Royal Bank of Canada Financial Group

Collection Issues in Canada and the U.S. (pdf) Presented by: David Franklin, Franklin & Franklin

Collection Issues in Canada and the U.S. (pdf) Presented by: Thomas Young, Commercial Collection Corp. of NY

Collection Issues in Canada and the U.S. (pdf) Presented by: Chris MacLeod, Ross McBride LLP

Creative Business Restructuring Solutions to Save Your Customers and Get Paid (pdf) Presented by: Rob Holmes, Prowis, Inc.

In-Depth View of Risk Analysis in Relation to the Current Economic Situation (pdf) Presented by: John LaRocca, CreditPointe, Inc.

Insolvency in Canada (pdf) Presented by: Justin Fogarty, Davis LLP & Hubert Sibre, BCF LLP

 

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