Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2016

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Contrary to what many people believe, investing in employees is not dilutive to a company’s financial results and shareholder value — it’s actually accretive,” said Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, at the 2015 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2018

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Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., Also, if you have a favorite industry conference not included on the list, please post it in the comments. Conferences are a great example of peer-to-peer learning in action, but with so many supply chain and logistics conferences available, how do you decide which ones to attend? Below is a short list of the supply chain and logistics conferences scheduled for 2018. Vendor Conferences (alphabetical order).

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5th Production & Operations Management World Conference

SCM Research

I just came back from the 5 th Production & Operations Management World Conference , which was held in Havana, Cuba. The P&OM World Conference is co-organized every four years by three leading academic associations which represent the operations management discipline in three regions: EurOMA , JOMSA and POMS. What I really like about the conference is the global networking opportunity it offers. Research Conference Operations Management Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

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Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., Also, if you have a favorite industry conference not included on the list, please post it in the comments. Does the conference agenda align with the key initiatives I’m working on? Vendor Conferences (alphabetical order).

DRONES land at 2016 MHI Annual Conference

PINC YMS

First, we would like to thank Skyward for inviting us to participate in the 2016 MHI Annual Conference as a thought leader and partner.

5 Reasons to Attend Kinexions Supply Chain Conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Felder’s description of a guitar isn’t unlike what we do at our supply chain conference, Kinexions every year. for the hit supply chain conference of 2016. Conference tracks to meet your needs. Miscellanea supply chain conference Supply chain conference 2016

Supply Chain Matters Coverage of APICS 2015 Conference: Staff Interviews

Supply Chain Matters

Last week, while attending and speaking at this year’s APICS annual conference, Supply Chain Matters had the opportunity to interview two of the executive leaders of the organization. Supply Chain Skills Supply Chain Talent Management APICS 2015 annual conference APICS Inc APICS Supply Chain Council independent blog analysis and insights on supply chain management Supply Chain Council Supply chain Matters blog Supply Chain Operations Framework- SCOR

Top Ten Lessons Learned from the GMA Supply Chain Conference

The Network Effect

by Bernard Goor, One Network Enterprises The GMA Supply Chain Conference in San Diego offered fascinating insights into where the. The post Top Ten Lessons Learned from the GMA Supply Chain Conference appeared first on The Network Effect. Customer Centricity Foodservice Retail Supply Chain Management grocery retail supply chain

Supply Chain Conference

Logistics Bureau

A Supply Chain Conference with a difference! In fact many differences… Who know how when you go to a traditional Supply Chain Conference , you can sometimes be left wanting? Now that would be a Supply Chain Conference with a difference wouldn’t it?

Best Supply Chain Conferences to Attend in 2016

Logistics Viewpoints

And with that change comes a wish list of conferences that you would like to attend. What’s the ROI of you attending this conference? Learning & Leadership events supply chain conferenceHear, hear! Once again, it’s a new year (poet, didn’t even know it)! Let’s face it, a trip to Miami in February isn’t hard to swallow. But your request needs to get approval from the corner office, right? Is it the most productive way for you to spend your time and […].

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Building Supply Chain Talent for 2050 [CSCMP Annual Conference Preview]

Talking Logistics

That is the description for the “Building Talent for 2050” session that I will moderate at the upcoming CSCMP 2015 Annual Conference (September 27-30 in San Diego, CA). P.S. If you’d like to schedule a time to meet while at the conference, please contact me. The post Building Supply Chain Talent for 2050 [CSCMP Annual Conference Preview] appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Robinson CSCMP Annual Conference Michelle Godwin supply chain talent

The Transportation Revolution: Takeaways from CLX Logistics’ 6th Annual Customer Conference

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Last month, I had the opportunity to speak at CLX Logistics’ 6th Annual Customer Conference in Philadelphia. Mark Chrencik, Director of Operations at CLX Logistics (a Talking Logistics sponsor), kicked off the conference with a market update where he covered various trends in the industry, including fuel prices and linehaul rates.

Digital supply chains, AI, Blockchain and the future of work – Insights from the Gartner supply chain executive conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Dr. Madhav Durbha The 2017 Gartner supply chain executive conference took place at the O2-Intercontinental Hotel in London on September 20 th and 21 st. Gartner Supply Chain Managment Supply Chain Events Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2015

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Conferences are a great example of peer-to-peer learning in action, but with so many supply chain and logistics conferences available, how do you decide which ones to attend? As I’ve shared in the past, here are three questions you should ask yourself: Does the conference agenda align with the key initiatives I’m working on? Below is a short list of the supply chain and logistics conferences scheduled this year. Vendor Conferences (alphabetical order).

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference – High Stakes in the Desert

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Trevor Miles I love attending the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. Much has changed in supply chain over the past 25 years, though there are many that date from that time, many of whom I run into at the conference, who would deny this.

The Takeaway from CSCMP Conference: The Data Problem Runs Deep

Talking Logistics

This year’s CSCMP conference reinforced that we’re in the early days of a massive transformation. And at the conference it was clear that the data problem is still huge and everyone needs a better way to solve it.

Let’s Start a Revolution: Kinexions Supply Chain Conference Day 1

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Let’s take a deeper dive into Day 1 of the Kinexions supply chain conference: Supply Chain Planning Components are Better Together than Apart. The post Let’s Start a Revolution: Kinexions Supply Chain Conference Day 1 appeared first on The 21st Century Supply Chain.

What I Learned at the CSCMP Annual Global Conference 2014

Talking Logistics

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference is among the best events to learn and network in the industry. As evident at the CSCMP conference, new technologies, business models, competitors, legislation, economic issues, and so on are constantly emerging. The post What I Learned at the CSCMP Annual Global Conference 2014 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Kinexions Supply Chain Conference Breakout Sessions

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Alexa Cheater Kinexions ’16 Supply Chain Conference Lineup Hits All the Right Notes. Our annual supply chain conference, Kinexions , is right around the corner, and we’re thrilled to be bringing our attendees some stellar supply chain content.

Kinexions: Is “User Conference” the Right Description?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by Bill DuBois Being a presales consultant (…by day, Late Late Supply Chain Show host by night) during the last quarter of the year, there’s little, if any, time to reflect back on what was the most successful user conference in Kinaxis history.

Supply Chain Matters Shares Highlights of the APICS 2015 Conference: Jack Welch Keynote

Supply Chain Matters

This week, this author attended and spoke at the APICS 2015 conference. One of the keynote speakers at this year’s conference was noted executive, business commentator and author Jack Welch. Supply Chain Skills Supply Chain Talent Management Supply Chain Transformation APICS APICS 2015 annual conference APICS Supply Chain Council careers in supply chain management Jack Welch Supply chain Matters blog

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2015

Supply Chain Movement

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2015. Join us this October at a business-focussed, customer-led event – the 2 nd International SAP® Conference on Supply Chain in Darmstadt, Germany. Date: 1-2 October, 2015. Venue: Darmstadtium Congress Centre, Darmstadt, Germany.

Top 15 Supply Chains to Admire from the Supply Chain Insights Conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

by CJ Wehlage The Supply Chain Insights annual conference was held on September 10-11, 2014 at the Phoenician in Scottsdale, Arizona. Reliving the old days was made even more rich, as there was a panel session at the conference with Lora Cecere, Roddy Martin, Mickey North-Rizza and myself.

Best Supply Chain Conferences to Attend in 2015

Logistics Viewpoints

There are many supply chain conferences scheduled in 2015. If you are like me, you only have so much time to spend at conferences and must choose the ones that best suit your needs. Happy New Year!

Supply Chain Talent: Insights from CSCMP Annual Conference

Talking Logistics

Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, shared that insight during his keynote address at last week’s Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference. books, blogs, newsletters, conferences, graduate programs, mentors), but the general consensus was that there is a lot of information out there (“information overload”), so filtering through all the noise to find trustworthy and relevant insights is a challenge.

Supply Chain Matters Founder Bob Ferrari to Speak at Intesource E-Sourcing Innovation Conference

Supply Chain Matters

On March 8-10, e-Sourcing technology provider Intesource will be hosting its 2015 InnovationBest Practices in Sourcing customer conference in Las Vegas. Meet Bob Ferrari Procurement and Sourcing Service-centered Supply Chains Upcoming Supply Chain Conferences E-Sourcing technology providers Inc. The role and contribution by procurement to the business is changing rather rapidly.

The Late Late Supply Chain Show: Top 10 Kinexions Supply Chain Conference ’16 Highlights

The 21st Century Supply Chain

There were so many highlights this year’s supply chain conference, it was difficult to get this into a top 10 list, but we did it. As our day 1 keynote, Kevin did a great job kicking off the conference with his talk on the future of supply chain.

Only a few sleeps until Kinexions ’17 – a supply chain conference to make connections

The 21st Century Supply Chain

If you do take the trip to Kinexions, you might want to hang around for some RapidResponse post-conference training. To check out the full conference agenda, visit the Kinexions ’17 website.

Where Does Supply Chain Design End and Planning Begin? (Takeaways from LLamasoft’s SummerCon 2017 Conference)

Talking Logistics

The answers were revealed at the SummerCon 2017 conference a couple of weeks ago where LLamasoft introduced “Planning by Design” and SupplyChainPlanning.com, which the company describes as “building blocks to improve your current planning capabilities through design technology.”.

Carriers, You’re in the Information-Handling Business Too (Takeaways from McLeod Software User Conference 2015)

Talking Logistics

I speak at many industry conferences throughout the year, where the majority of the audience are shippers — that is, supply chain and logistics executives from manufacturing and retail companies.

6 Ways Attending Conferences can Boost Supply Chain Careers

Logistics Bureau

What’s your opinion of attending conferences, seminars, and industry workshops? The Career-Boosting Value of Conferences. Perhaps you are an employee wondering why you should attend conferences or a leader contemplating the value of sponsoring attendance.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2017: A Review

Oracle SCM

The past few weeks have seen several different conferences in Supply Chain but the stand out last week was certainly the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference (GSCES) in London. And so there was no shortage of cloud vendors at the conference this year.

Supply Chain Matters Impressions of the OpenText Enterprise World 2016 Conference

Supply Chain Matters

Last week, this analyst and executive editor had the opportunity to attend OpenText Enterprise World 2016, this vendor’s annual customer conference and we walked […]. In providing our Supply Chain Matters readership with market landscape education regarding technology supporting B2B business networks process needs, we have provided prior visibility to Canadian based technology services provider OpenText.

Kinexions Supply Chain Conference 2016 Keynote Speakers Promise to Rock the House

The 21st Century Supply Chain

They’re going to jazz up our annual supply chain conference Kinexions with keynote sessions that inform, inspire and entertain. You still have time to register and take in the conference at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tenn.

Takeaways from Roadnet perform 2014 User Conference

Talking Logistics

I’ve been using the word convergence to describe many of the trends occurring in the supply chain and logistics field today, and convergence was certainly evident at Roadnet’s perform 2014 User Conference a few weeks ago.

Takeaways from Food Shippers of America 60th Annual Conference

Talking Logistics

“A Changing Environment Demands Changing Strategies” – that was theme of the Food Shippers of America 60 th Annual Conference held earlier this month in San Antonio, where more than 950 attendees (including food shippers, consignees, carriers, 3PLs, and technology companies) gathered to discuss emerging trends and leading practices in the industry. The first day of the conference also included two excellent panel discussions: “Are You Really Being a Shipper of Choice?”

AI, ML aren’t magic pixie dust, and other supply chain insights from Kinexions day one

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Here are just a few of the great insights coming from the conference: “Artificial intelligence and machine learning aren’t magical pixie dust.”. What other great insights did you take away from the first day of the supply chain conference?

Shoveling Snow with a Dustpan (Takeaways from BluJay Solutions’ SOAR 2017 Conference)

Talking Logistics

As I prepared my keynote presentation for the BluJay Solutions’ SOAR 2017 conference , I recalled this experience and saw it as a good metaphor for the difficulties many companies are having today responding effectively to the blizzard of supply chain management.

Insights from MercuryGate User Conference 2014

Talking Logistics

Lots of interesting conversations, insights, and networking opportunities, which is exactly what took place earlier this month at the MercuryGate User Conference 2014 (MercuryGate is a Talking Logistics sponsor). Finally, as I mentioned in a previous post , I moderated a discussion panel with several 3PL executives at the conference: Bobby Harris, CEO, BlueGrace Logistics.

Supply Chain Matters Highlights from the MIT Crossroads 2016 Conference

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters had the opportunity to attend the 2016 Crossroads Conference hosted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Center for Transportation and Logistics (CTL). Crossroads is an annual event that began 12 years ago for the benefit of MIT CTL corporate sponsors, and each year the conference brings together leading-edge industry and global […].