2016 Global Summit

Speakers Bios

Lora Cecere
Jeremiah Owyang
Ralph Busche
Chris Clowes

Chris Clowes
Jose Deyá
Howard T. Fuller, PhD
Mark Hersh
Mani Janakiram
Jim Lawton
Walaa Maher
Erika Murguia
Keith Nash
Mourad Tamoud
Edwin Wenink

Videos 2016 Summit

Opening: Imagining the Supply Chain of 2030. Where Are We Now? What Is Possible?
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Embracing the Autonomous Supply Chain and Rethinking Innovation
Putting Yeast to Work: Reducing Supply Chain Volatility
Rethinking Robotics
The Internet of Things: Driving Automated Replenishment
Creating Customer Value End-to-End via Supply Chain Innovation
Driving Supply Chain Improvements Using a Tailored Supply Chain Strategy
Building the Data-Driven Organization
Supply Chain Talent: The Missing Link? Panel and Group Discussion

Sponsors for Summit 2016

We would like to thank our 2016 Summit sponsors:
Keynote Speaker Sponsor - Day 1
Live-Streamed Event Webcast
5K Run for Supply Chain Excellence
Opening Reception Sponsor
Day 2 Evening Reception Sponsor
Book Sponsor – 2016 Shaman’s Journal
Post-Event Webinar
Day 1 Morning Break
Day 2 Evening Reception Sponsor
Day 1 Afternoon Break
Day 2 Morning Break

General Sponsors

Excursions and Networking

Networking is an important part of an event. We take it seriously.
To heighten your experience, we have designed several options to maximize your networking opportunities.

Golf Outing

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Join fellow attendees for a sponsored golf outing at The Phoenician’s famous golf course. Dust off your clubs and get ready for a fun afternoon on this beautiful course. Shoe and club rentals are the responsibility of each attendee.

Camelback Mountain Hike

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Enjoy this guided hiking tour of Camelback Mountain with fellow attendees in the scenic mountains of Scottsdale. Camelback Mountain attracts more than 300,000 hikers and nature lovers each year. This majestic mountain of granite and sandstone is a celebrated landmark that should not be missed! Be sure to pack sensible shoes for this adventure.

Digital Showcase

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

A hands-on experience with new and innovative technologies. Designed for the Digital Immigrant that wants to understand the possibilities of 3D Printing, Augmented Reality, Cognitive Learning, Voice/Mobile and Robotics and their impact on the Digital Supply Chain.

5K Run for Excellence

Friday, September 9, 2016 | 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.

Join us early on the morning of Day 2 of the Summit for an energizing and fun run. Course participants will gather at 6:00 a.m. sharp for the start of the run. The 5k Run for Supply Chain Excellence takes place on a marked course on the beautiful grounds of The Phoenician. Race timing estimated to be 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.

2016 Program at-a-glance

Download the 2016 Agenda