LOYOLA'S SUPPLY CHAIN LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: PREDICT, RESPOND, AND ADAPT
Date: Wednesday, August 6, 2014
Location: Associated, 133 North Swift Road, Addison, IL 60101
Admission Fee: $50
Registration: Click HERE to register
Big Data, Omni Channel, The Labor Crisis, Lean, Globalization and Sustainability are probably just a few of the topics that have been weighing on your mind lately, but what do they all mean and how do they relate to your supply chain?
In today's rapidly changing world it is more important than ever to stay ahead of the trends and be able to better predict, respond and adapt to the changing business environment. That is why Loyola University's Supply and Value Chain Center of the Quinlan School of Business has put together an event unlike any other in the Chicagoland area!
This one-of-a-kind event will bring together supply chain experts and professionals from a wide array of backgrounds and industries to discuss today's hot supply chain topics. With a board array of educational sessions, product demonstrations, solution applications and peer-to-peer networking opportunities this is a can't miss event for every supply chain leader.
8:00 AM - 10:00AM - Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM - Educational Seminar
Reading the Tea Leaves: How Big Data Modeling Can Prepare Your Facility for Handling Omni-Channel Fulfillment
Presented By: Dean M. Starovasnik - Practice Director, Distribution Engineering Services, Peach State Integrated Technologies, Inc.
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Educational Presentation & Discussion
The U.S. Roadmap for Material Handling & Logistics
Presented By: Gary Forger, Managing Director, Professional Development at MHI
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Gourmet Sandwich Boxed Lunch
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Educational Seminar
Labor Management: Improving Warehouse & Distribution Labor Productivity
Presented By: Andy Recard, Senior Director, Operations Excellence at Medline Industries
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM - Educational Presentation & Discussion
State of Supply Chain in Chicagoland: What is Being Done to Improve Our Region’s Infrastructure and Secure Our Position as a Supply ChainLeader
Presented By: Doug Whitley, Executive Director of The Supply Chain Innovation Center of Chicago (SINC)
- 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Hors d'oeuvres & Cocktail Networking Reception
All Day: Facility Tour and Product Demonstrations
This event is sponsored by Associated.