0 Replies Latest reply on Apr 27, 2014 9:04 PM by shreyas27

    4th Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer’s Summit, Shanghai 2014

    shreyas27 Novice

      Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit 2014 was held Mar 26 to 27 at Shanghai (Marriot Shanghai  Pudong East). This is an annual event organized by Global SCM group.  Attended by 250 SCM professionals from 16 nations this Summit is to Asia as Gartner’s Supply Chain Summit is the pulse of industry for the world. I was a speaker at the summit but also attended all the other sessions. The key topics covered at the Summit were as follows .

      • The keynote address by Dr Gattorna, Global SCM thought leader emphasized that in SCM one size does not fill all and a dynamic alignment  of the Supply Chain is necessary l
      • DHL on managing  Risk in SC
      • Ortec on End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility
      • Motorola on Flawless Fulfillment with Real time mobility
      • Schneider Electric on A Journey of Demand-driven Supply Chain (Also discussed Kinaxis application for SIOP)
      • Nokia on Making Supply Chain Decisions in a Volatile, Ever-Changing World
      • IBM on Evolution of Procurement
      • Lenovo on Driving SC success through Data visibility - An excellent eyeopener on CS measurement by Mick Jones
      • The Future is in the Supply Chain. Moderaterated by Omera Khan (i was one of the speakers)
      • Small Technology Systems Changes Lead to Big Gains.
      • Leadership and "employer of choice" in Supply Chain

      Overall a great summit .A must attend for all those who have stake in Asian Supply Chains.


      Shreyas Malkan