Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, GA
March 19 -21st

Key Themes

Supply Chain Strategies & Leadership
  • Supply Chain Transformation
  • Workforce and Talent Management
  • Supply Chain Risk Management & Value Creation
  • Technology Selection & Implementation
  • Increased Use of Global Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain Modeling to Improve Operations
Supply Chain Agility
  • Digital Supply Network for The Modern Supply Chain
  • Sales and Operations Planning
  • Supply Chain Visibility & Traceability
  • Demand Driven Supply Chain
  • From A Cost Center to A Profit Center
Transportation & 3PL
  • Best Practices for Selecting and Managing A 3PL
  • Improving Efficiency & Cutting Costs
  • Contract Negotiation – More Bang for Your Buck
  • How Technology Is Transforming Transportation
  • LTC
  • International Transportation Management
Distribution Center Managment & Warehouse Optimization
  • Labor Shortage and Case for Automation
  • Improving Efficiency and Cutting Costs
  • Inventory Planning, Forecasting and Management
  • Servicing Omni-Channel Demands
  • Warehouse Mngmnt System Selection & Implementation
  • Efficient Space Utilization and Warehouse Layout
Procurement Management | Strategic Sourcing | Supplier Partnerships
  • Leveraging the Latest Technology & Selection
  • Centralized Versus Decentralized Procurement
  • Spend Management/ Cost Containment
  • Digitization of Procurement
  • Reaching Sustainable Procurement
  • Trade Compliance and Governance
  • Best Practices for Strategic Sourcing
  • Workforce & Talent Management
  • Supplier Risk Management
  • Effective Inventory Management

Presentations

Keynote Presentation

Workforce and Talent Management

Keynote Presentation

Supply Chain Cost Management in the Information Age: Projected Cost Modeling to Increase and Maintain Savings Achieved

Breakout Presentation

Distribution Network and the Use of Multi-Functional DC's to Secure On-Line Fulfillment and Services

Breakout Presentation

The Supply Chain Agility

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2017 SCOPE Speakers

Craig Jones
Vice-President, Supply Chain

Aldo Group

Christopher Gall
Vice President of Global Supply Chain

Calfrac Well Services, LTD

Robert Dietz
Vice-President, Supply Chain

Charter Steel

Blake Mathies
Vice President, Supply Chain and Procurement

Vanderlande

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SCOPE Steering Committee Members

Martin Fijman
Vice President of Procurement

Sprint Corporation

Jeff Brady
Director, Transportation & Logistics

Harry & David

Vanessa Van Bui
Vice President Global Supply Chain

Ergo Baby

Tom Langdon
VP and GM, Product Management

Bed and Bath Encompass Group, LLC

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Event Schedule

Day 1 Sunday March 19

5:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome Cocktail Reception/Registration

Day 2 Monday March 20

7:30am - 9:00am
Breakfast Buffet

8:00am - 8:50am
Keynote Presentation

9:00am - 1:00pm
Breakout Track Sessions for Case Studies

9:00am - 1:00pm
Breakout Sessions and Panel Discussions

9:00am - 1:00pm
Targeted Research Meetings

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Gourmet Lunch

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Breakout Sessions and Panel Discussions

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Breakout Track Sessions for Case Studies

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Targeted Research Meetings

6:00pm - 7:30pm
Networking Drinks Reception

7:30pm - 7:30pm
Gala Dinner

Day 3 Tuesday March 21

7:30am - 9:00am
Breakfast Buffet

8:00am - 8:50am
Keynote Presentation

9:00am - 12:10pm
Breakout Track Sessions for Case Studies

9:00am - 12:10pm
Breakout Sessions and Panel Discussions

9:00am - 12:10pm
Targeted Research Meetings

12:10pm
Gourmet Lunch

Attending Companies

PepsiCo
Nestle USA
Best Buy
Ingram Micro
Ecolab
Solo Cup/ Dart Container
Rolls-Royce
BMW Manufacturing
Kimberly Clark
EnerNOC
Follet Corp.
Sprouts Farmers Market
Lennox International
Centennial Optical
Firmenich
Lenovo
GCP Industrial Products
Abco Laboratories Inc.
Gartner
WESCO Distribution Inc.
Stericycle, Inc.
Motor Coach Industries
Highland Brewing Company
Nature's Bounty Co., Inc.

Sponsors

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Media Partners

Supply Chain Brain.Com
Supply & Demand Chain Executive
Food Logistics