On the one hand, all of this week's events are focused on supply chain disruption - on the other hand they are all empowering, and solution oriented. If you attend one of our webinar and learn something you plan to put into practice, reach out and let me know!
If you are planning your procurement webinar schedule beyond this week, I recommend "Sustainability through Supplier Collaboration: From green ideal to commercial imperative" from Vizibl and ecovadis on February 3rd at 10am ET.
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January 26, 9am ET
All companies have supply chains that they would like to be as agile as possible, but for manufacturers, it is an operational necessity. One of the biggest questions going forward is how manufacturers can balance the need for efficiency with the importance of ensuring continuity. This panel-format webinar will feature Peter A. Bolstorff, EVP Corporate Development for ACSM, Frank Baur, VP of Supply Chain EMEA for Parker Hannifin, Dirk Holbach, CSCO at Henkel, Andreas Thonig, Regional Sales Director for Tradeshift, and Paddy Le Count, Supply Chain Project Director for Reuters Events.
January 26, 11am ET
Don’t make the mistake of thinking that this panel-based webinar is the same as the one at 9am. Not only is it general v. manufacturing oriented, the involvement of Keelvar means that there are likely to be some innovative applications for optimization included in the proposed solutions and strategies. Featuring Tad Strong, Vice President of Global Operations at McKesson Corporation, Alan Holland, CEO and Founder of Keelvar, and David Cain, Principal Analyst at Procurement Leaders.
January 27, 12n ET
Bringing the media and analyst points of view to the topic of supply chain disruption, this event will feature new research from The Hackett Group: Year-Round Disruption: The Costs and Risks for Supply Chains (all attendees will receive complimentary access) as well as Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor of Supply Chain Management Review. Be sure to bring your questions for Laura Gibbons from The Hackett Group, SCMR’s Patrick Burnson, and Sarah Moore, CMO of SourceDay.