Richardson International Presents: the 7th Annual UMSCO Meet & Greet


The University of Manitoba Supply Chain Organization (UMSCO) is proud to announce the 7th Annual UMSCO Meet and Greet presented by Richardson International. This year’s event presents a unique opportunity for students looking to breakthrough in the Supply Chain Management field to network with business professionals. The event will begin with a networking reception in which corporate partners and students may converse while hor d’oeuvres are served. The reception will be followed by an opportunity for students to rotate through company tables and learn more about the respective firms in attendance. The event will give students an opportunity to develop relationships with corporate representatives and other members of the business community.

Join us in celebrating this opportunity to highlight future Supply Chain Leaders and ensure UMSCOs continued success!

DATE: Thursday, January 31st, 2019

TIME: 5:00-9:00

LOCATION: Four Points by Sheraton Winnipeg South

ATTENDANCE: 100+ Students, Faculty, and Corporate Representatives

Ticket prices:

  • $15 for paying UMSCO Members
  • $20 for non-UMSCO Members
  • Undergraduate and Graduate students are welcome

How to buy tickets:

  • Cash sales will be at our booth in the Drake Centre starting January 14th

How do I prepare for the Meet and Greet?

  • Have your resume and/or business cards ready
    • Business cards are available for purchase on Vistaprint using the following information:
      Promo Code: VPBC500
      Deal: 40% off double sided business cards or $9.99 for 500 single sided business cards
  • Research all the companies attending and have some questions prepared for them
  • Check our useful resources at Asper CDC’s tips and guidelines for job seekers

Company Attendees for the 2019 Meet and Greet

Premier Partner

  • Richardson International

Executive Partners

  • The North West Company

Associate Partners

  • SCMA
  • Bison Transport
  • Birchwood Automotive Group
  • Boeing
  • NFI Group
  • Volume Freight
  • Frontier Supply Chain Solutions

Employers and organizations who have participated in the past:

  • Richardson International
  • Manitoba Hydro
  • HyLife
  • MacDon
  • New Flyer
  • Boeing
  • TransX
  • SCMA Manitoba
  • Bison Transport
  • CentrePort Canada
  • CITT