Supply Chains and Emerging Technology
Spring 2014 Supply Chain Leaders Forum
March 18 - 19, 2014 (Welcoming Reception evening of March 17th)
The once autonomous supply chain has evolved into a complex, global entity. Technology has expedited this evolution by enhancing the ability to collaborate, communicate, predict and innovate. Emerging technology will continue to effect change and supply chain transformation with the advancement of such platforms as mobile, social, cloud, 3D printing, etc.
Join the Center for Supply Chain Research and our guest Program Director, Irvin Grossman, Vice President of Operations, Chainalytics, on March 18-19, 2014, at the Penn Stater Conference Center, University Park, PA, for the Spring 2014 Supply Chain Leaders Forum: Supply Chains and Emerging Technology for an engaging conversation with academics and industry experts.
Twice a year the Center for Supply Chain Research sponsors an invitation-only, issues discussion program called the Supply Chain Leaders Forum. The program is intended for mid to senior level supply chain managers and executives. Its purpose is to foster peer-to-peer discussions of current issues dealing with logistics and supply chain management and to seek commonalities in business practice. Themes from prior leader forums include supply chain visibility, customization, flexibility, transformation, strategy, Lean/Six Sigma, globalization, environmental sustainability, and talent development.