Day 1

Time Topic Speakers
8:30-9:00 a.m. What Is Supply Chain Excellence?
What can we learn? What does it mean? Why should you care? Who did it best?
Lora Cecere, Supply Chain Insights
9:00-9:30 a.m. Supply Chain Leadership in Action: Procter & Gamble Lisa Sauer, Procter & Gamble
9:30-10:00 a.m. Supply Chain Leadership in Action: Intel Tony Romero, Intel Corporation
10:00-10:30 a.m. Morning Break
10:30-11:00 a.m. Supply Chain Leadership in Action: Merck, Inc. Philippe Lambotte, Merck, Inc.
11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Supply Chain Talent: The Missing Link
Join this panel of supply chain leaders and academics to gain insights on the 2013 findings and what companies can do about the talent shortage.
Moderator:
Jake Barr, BlueWorld Supply Chain Consulting LLC
Panel:
Nicholas Little, MSU
Cindy Urbaytis, ISM
Joe Krkoska, DOW AgroSciences
Patrick Curry, IBM
12:00-1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30-2:15 p.m. Making Corporate Social Responsibility a Differentiator
Join this panel to understand how leaders are improving alignment on CSR/supply chain initiatives.
Moderator:
John Davies, GreenBiz
Panel:
Bruno Sarda, Dell
Ashley White, The Kroger Co.
2:15-3:00 p.m. The Role of New Technologies to Heal the Healthcare Value Chain
Join this panel to understand how new technology approaches (RFID, Big Data, Internet of Things, Inter-enterprise systems of record/marketplace offerings) are enabling new opportunities in healthcare.
Moderator:
Lora Cecere, Supply Chain Insights
Panel:
Karen Conway, GHX
Vincent Pizziconi, Ph.D., ASU
Annette Pummel, RN, CMRP, ACS
3:00-3:30 p.m. Afternoon Break
3:30-4:15 p.m. The Collaborative Economy
Your customers are sharing products using social media tools –rather than buying them –and that’s a disruption to you. This presentation will share three ways corporations must shift their business (and marketing) to adapt to the collaborative economy.
Jeremiah OwyangAltimeter Group
4:15-5:00 p.m. Big Data Challenge or Opportunity? Why You Should Care.
Join this panel to gain insights on big data projects and the transformation of the supply chain to sense, listen, and learn.
Moderator:
Robert J. Bowman, SupplyChainBrain
Panel:
Fran O’Sullivan, IBM
Steve DeAngelis, Enterra Solutions
Dr. Mani JanakiramIntel
5:00-5:15 p.m. Wrap-up
5:45-6:45 p.m. Reception

Day 2

Time Topic Speakers
8:30 a.m. Opening
8:45-9:30 a.m. Conquering the Demand-driven Journey.
Join this session to hear about the journey and to understand how leaders at Kimberly-Clark overcame obstacles and drove new opportunities.
Rick Sather, Kimberly-Clark
 9:30-10:15 a.m. Digital Manufacturing: The Chance to Improve Manufacturing Competitiveness.
Manufacturing is going digital.
Join this panel to gain insights on innovative case studies.
Moderator:
Lora Cecere, Supply Chain Insights
Panel:
Mitch Free, MFG.com
Mark Vollrath, Colgate-Palmolive
10:15-10:45 a.m. Break
 10:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Risk Management: What is the Role of Climate Change?
Join this session to gain an understanding of how risk management is factoring into supply chain decision making.
Moderator:
Mickey North Rizza, BravoSolution
Panel:
Kyle Beatty, AER
Nancy Gillis, Ernst & Young
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Event Wrap-up — Leaders panel. A discussion with supply chain leaders on insights from the program. Facilitated by Lora Cecere, Supply Chain Insights
Panel:
Jake Barr, BlueWorld Supply Chain Consulting LLC
Roddy MartinAccenture
Mickey North Rizza, BravoSolution