Intercontinental Downtown Los Angeles, CA
August 27- 29th

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Intercontinental Downtown Los Angeles, CA
August 27-29th, 2017

Supply Chain Strategies & Leadership

The strategies and leadership track was specifically developed to support supply chain leaders with best strategies and management tactics relating to workforce, supply chain risk, value creation, and technology selection, among others. This track will address some of the most pressing challenges for the supply chain organization and business model as a whole. 

  • Supply Chain Transformation
  • Workforce and Talent Management
  • Supply Chain Risk Management & Value Creation
  • Technology Selection & Implementation
  • Increased Use of Global Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain Modeling to Improve OperationsSupply Chain Strategies & Leadership

Breakout Presentations

People Centric Leadership

SPEAKERS

Enrique Perez
Director, Global Supply Chain, Chef Works

Details

People Centric Leadership

Growing and acquiring talent is one of the biggest strategic issues that businesses are facing today in Supply Chains.  Developing the right team and coaching them to execute the strategies is the key to make this work.  During this presentation, participants will learn how to create a strategic framework tied to Performance metrics to help talent growth.

Key Take-Aways

  • Shift of coaching vs managing
  • How to create Supply Chain Strategies tied to the corporate objectives
  • Getting everyone on the same page and creating metrics to track progress
Improving Supply Chain Efficiency with Logistic Performance Management

SPEAKERS

Grant Wolf
Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, SensiTech | Freightwatch International

Details

Improving Supply Chain Efficiency with Logistic Performance Management

Presentation: Learn how low-cost tracking devices provide logistics insight, visibility, and improved supply chain performance and efficiency. Implementing a proactive solution to track, manage, and induce action – in real-time – can mitigate the risks caused by unexpected disruptions during the transportation leg of your supply chain.

Key Take-Aways

  • Recognize the value electronic tracking technology can provide without significant investments in hardware or IT integration
  • Understand how real-time alerts can proactively prompt action to address supply chain disruptions before they negatively impact customer service
  • Discover post-shipment compliance reporting and how to use data to improve supply chain operations and carrier performance
3 Critical Reasons to get Software Selection Advice

SPEAKERS

Michael Thaw
Senior Director, Selection Services, Technology Evaluation Centers

Details

3 Critical Reasons to get Software Selection Advice

Significant Risk, Time and Money are at stake especially with your mission critical systems. TEC is a trusted advisor and advocate with your best interests as the top priority. We'll share our insight and resources to show you an easy to follow structured roadmap to successful best fit selection. Guided Self Service (DIY) or Full Service Approach.

Key Take-Aways

• Use TEC's structured easy to follow proven approach to Software Selection
• Get hands on expert advise to lead, coach and support your evaluation
• Use TEC databases of product and vendor capabilities to compare vendors
• Find out how to score everything (all decision factors) in your evaluation
• Build consensus and an audit trail, leveraging the information for your selection and negotiation