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2017
New England Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition

APICS - The Association for Operations Management North Shore Chapter 20 and Boston Chapter 10    --   The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) New England Roundtable    --    The Northeast Supply Management Group, A Special Interest Group of ISM®

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2017 New England Supply Chain Conference and Exhibition - Program & Speakers

PROGRAM & SPEAKERS

 

3 Tracks
     o Procurement (Track A)
     o Operations (Track B)
     o Logistics (Track C)

Track themes
     o Innovation
     o Risk
     o Mastery


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2017 
Schedule Sessions Presenter Topic

5:30 to
7:00 pm


Registration Opens
 


REGISTRATION DESK
 
 
7:00 to
9:00 pm
Sunday Night
Networking/
Welcome

SUNDAY NIGHT
NETWORKING
(Optional)

Come early on Sunday evening at 7 pm, to network with your fellow conference attendees & colleagues, at Best Westerns indoor Courtyard (cash bar). If you plan to attend, please indicate this when registering.

 


MONDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2017
Schedule Sessions Presenter Topic

7:30 to
8:15 am

Registration & Breakfast EDUCATIONAL EXHIBITS OPEN
(7:30 am to 4:30 pm)
Please visit our exhibitors and you will not only be educated on the latest cutting edge technologies, but you will also be eligible to win some great prizes from the conference!
Sunrise Forum (Group Breakfast) Hosted by Daniel Sanchez, CPSM, Emerging Professional Group Chair
Northeast Supply Management Group
Emerging Professional Group Breakfast
8:15 to
9:45 am
Welcoming &
Morning Keynote
Timothy Fiore, CPSM, C.P.M.
Chair, Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Business Survey Committee
Business Outlook: Where We Are and Where We're Going
10:00 to
11:15 am
1A Martin Chatterton, Vice President
Arrow Electronics
Innovation — Dynamic Implications for Supply Management
1B Bruce Hamilton
President, GBMP
Innovation — Breaking Through Conceptual Blind Spots to Process Improvement
1C Daniel Theobald, Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer, VecnaTechnologies, Inc. Innovation — TBA
11:30 am to
1:15 pm
Keynote & Lunch John McGurrin, VP Strategic Customers,
SAP Ariba Procurement & Business Network
What Comes After Everything is in the Clouds: A Visionary Presentation
12:30 to
4:00 pm
Dessert & Snacks
across from the
Exhibit Hall
   
1:30 to
2:45 pm
2A Sherry Gordon, Founder and President
Value Chain Group
Risk — RISK: The Necessary Ingredient for Supply Management Success
2B Amy Liss, Associate Director of Student Activities and Leadership, UMass Lowell Risk — Dealing with People You Can't Stand
2C Brooks A. Bentz, President, Transplace Supply Chain Consulting Risk — Supply Chain of the Future: Mastering e-2-e Logistics

3:00 to
4:15 pm 
3A Jonathan Hughes, Partner, Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Management Practice Leader
Vantage Partners
Mastery — Negotiation, the Heart of Relationships
3B Keith Launchbury, CFPIM, CIRM, CSC, CDDP, President of Keith Launchbury & Associates, and Past President of APICS International Mastery — How to Develop the Talents Necessary for the Future Supply Chain Operations Management Leaders
3C Mike Regan, Co-Founder and Chief of Relationship Development, TranzAct Technologies
Mastery — Predictable Surprises: Seeing Around Corners
4:30 to
4:45 pm
Raffle & Exhibitor Drawings
in Exhibit Hall

Web: www.newenglandsupplychainconference.org
General Information: info@newenglandsupplychainconference.org
Exhibitor Services: exhibitor@newenglandsupplychainconference.org