Summit Agenda 2017

Industry Focus: Retail, Manufacturing (with an emphasis on Pharma)

Target Audience: CSCOs, Head of SC, VP of SC, SVP of SC, Director of SC, Procurement and Manufacturing Execs, Logistics and Distribution Execs

18 October 2017: Pre-Event Drinks Reception co-hosted with TIACA 6pm - 7pm

8:00 am

Registration

8:30 am

Morning Refreshments

9:00 am

Chair & Senior Conference Producer Opening Remarks

Speaker

  • Jeanne ReisingerJeanne Reisinger Ex Procter & Gamble SC Director/Global Value Chain Consultant - P&G /Zinata Inc.

A. Supply Chain Strategic Planning & Management

1. Bridging the Gap Between Procurement & Supply Chain

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How can procurement and businesses work from the same side of the table? Looking into sourcing and procurement, strategic sourcing, negotiations, contracting

9:20 am - 9:50 am

Speaker

  • Eric Pettersen Director, Facilities, Energy and Supply Chain Procurement - Hudson's Bay Company

2. How to Deal with Unpredictable Demand?

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Understand how you can forecast new product introductions and steps to take in advance of new product launch Find out how you can cope with challenges related to sales volumes Hear from those position...

9:50 am - 10:20 am

Speaker

  • Bill Rooney Vice President Strategic Development - Kuehne & Nagel

3. Delving deep into SC risk management – how to plan for risk?

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Understand how leading supply chain executives identify, prioritize, and mitigate risk in the supply chain Understand the implications of poor visibility of supplier and sub-supplier finance positions...

10:20 am - 10:50 am

Speaker

10:50 am

Refreshments & Networking Break

B. Supply Chain Innovation

1. The Impact of Industry 4.0 on the Supply Chain

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Do manufacturers need to become service providers to keep up with the Fourth Industrial Revolution and open up new revenue streams? What benefits do initiatives such as Industry 4.0 offer for supply c...

11:50 am - 12:20 pm

Speaker

12:20 pm

Networking Lunch

B. Supply Chain Innovation

2. Making Best Use of Bimodal Supply Chain Strategy/SC Segmentation

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Find out how you can marry the cost to serve with the customer value proposition and achieve profitable service for each segment of your business

1:20 pm - 1:50 pm

Speaker

  • Mehran RavanpayMehran Ravanpay Vice President, Global Supply Chain Logistics - Schneider Electric

3. Supply Chain Vortex

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How to overcome data challenges so you can master your business critical data along the entire supply chain and get access to a 360° view across locations, products, items and suppliers and sub-suppl...

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm

Speaker

4. Bitcoin and Blockchain 101

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The value of the top two cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin and Ethereum) today exceeds $120B. Both currencies are based on blockchain technology and much has been written about how the blockchain will impact ...

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm

Speaker

  • Ben Braverman Chief Revenue Officer - Flexport International LLC

C. New Logistics Models & Technologies

1. Connecting Land & Ocean: The Role of Ports in Facilitating the Suppl...

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Find out more about global and local trends and how they are affecting the supply chain and the role of ports Understand what are the technological implications, but also take into consideration other...

2:50 pm - 3:50 pm

Speakers

  • Steven Jan van Hengel Sr. Business Manager Shippers, BCO's & Forwarders - Americas & Africa - Port of Rotterdam
  • Eric OlafsonEric Olafson, Esq Director, Global Trade & Business Development - Port of Miami

3:50 pm

Refreshments & Networking Break

C. New Logistics Models & Technologies

2. 3PL vs. 4PL: How Can These PLs Help us Anyway?

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Understand the differences between 3PLs and 4PLs and why you should choose one over the other Hear from other companies’ experiences with 4PLs- what has worked and what hasn’t What are the next st...

4:50 pm - 5:20 pm

Speaker

5:20 pm

Flexport

Evening Drinks Reception with TIACA Sponsored by Flexport

8:30 am

Registration & Morning Refreshments

9:00 am

Chair’s Opening Remarks

Speaker

  • Jeanne ReisingerJeanne Reisinger Ex Procter & Gamble SC Director/Global Value Chain Consultant - P&G /Zinata Inc.

A. Supply Chain Strategic Planning & Management

1. S&OP vs. IBP – What is the Right Way?

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Is integrated business planning really something separate from sales and operations planning (S&OP)? Or is IBP merely the latest evolution of S&OP? Understand the differences between S&OP ...

9:10 am - 10:10 am

Speakers

2. Overcoming Risks in Pharmaceutical Shipping – Best Practices in Ph...

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What are the most effective pharmaceutical shipping practices? Are Pharma shippers switching from air to ocean? Find out what are the key aspects that you need to consider when choosing the most suita...

10:10 am - 11:10 am

Speakers

  • Michael SwansonMichael Swanson Senior Director, Key Account Management, Healthcare Solutions - Geodis
  • Ximena StawskyXimena Stawsky Head of Regional Demand Planning Latam - Merck
  • Vanessa KozakovVanessa Kozakov Supply Chain Manager - Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc.

11:10 am

Refreshments & Networking Break

A. Supply Chain Strategic Planning & Management

3. Building a Successful Supply Chain Workforce for 2025

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Find out what are the right skills needed for a modern supply chain professional and how you can attract and retain that talent Get into the “mind of the Millennial” and you will be able to find, ...

12:10 pm - 1:10 pm

Speakers

1:10 pm

Networking Lunch

A. Supply Chain Strategic Planning & Management

4. The Digitalization of the Apparel Supply Chain

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Game over long term Supply Chains: Living with complexity in an ever changing landscape The many to one relationship: Managing disruption risk The one to many impact: The consumer is king Can Digital ...

2:10 pm - 2:40 pm

Speaker

B. Supply Chain Innovation

1. Cybersecurity: How Secure is Your Supply Chain?

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Get a better understanding of what cyber security threats mean to supply chain and the areas that are mostly affected by such activities Find out how you can mitigate cyber security risk to be able to...

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm

Speaker

C. New Logistics Models & Technologies

1. Driving Best in Class Operational Excellence

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Discover how Heineken’s is driving operational excellence not only in Operations but also in the supply chain end-2-end. Find out about the learnings from our journey

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm

Speaker

3:40 pm

Close of Conference