Sessions
09/30/2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBayou EWomen at Work: How Are You Preparing to Lead the Workforce of Tomorrow? Four Trends Change Everything! [More Info]
Anne Loehr, Author & Transformational Leader, Generational Guru
 
10/01/2018
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential B2019 23rd Annual Third Party Logistics Study [More Info]
Joe Carlier, Senior Vice President of Global Sales, Penske Logistics
Mellisa Hadhazy, Associate partner, Infosys Consulting
John Langley, Professor, Penn State University
Meredith Moot, Principal, Logistics, Distribution and Transportation, Korn Ferry
Dustin Ogden, Principal, Logistics, Distribution and Transportation, Korn Ferry
Shanton Wilcox, Partner, Infosys Consulting
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential AA Look Down the Road - Carrier CEO's Speak [More Info]
Tom Connery, President, New England Motor Freight
Brian Gibson, Executive Director, Center for Supply Chain Innovation, Auburn University
Darren Hawkins, Chief Executive Officer, YRC Worldwide
Derek Leathers, President & Chief Executive Officer, Werner Enterprises, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential DAn On-Demand Marketplace Workforce is the Trend Your Business has Been Missing [More Info]
AJ Brustein, Co-Founder & COO | Wonolo, Wonolo
David Potts, General Manager, LSG SKY CHEFS
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou ABerry Global's Integrated Supply Chain Transformation [More Info]
Karin Bursa, Executive Vice President, Logility
Mike Reibsamen, Director, Integrated Supply Chain, Center of Excellence, Berry Global
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou BBest Practices in Parcel Shipping: How Technicolor Makes the Show Go On [More Info]
Adrian Gonzalez, President, Adelante SCM
Dave Kiesling, Senior Director, Transportation Solutions, DHL Transport Brokerage
David Maloney, Editorial Director, DC Velocity and Supply Chain Quarterly
Karen Sage, Chief Marketing Officer, MercuryGate International, Inc.
Doug Suddarth, Director of Supply Chain, Technicolor
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Island FBuilding Analytics Capability in Organizations [More Info]
Anna McGovern, Vice President of Supply Chain & Procurement, Arcade Beauty
Angharad Porteous, Advanced Analytics Director, Nike
Pradipta Saha, Associate Director, Integrated Supply Chain Analytics, Mondelez International
Randy Smith, Senior Director, Global Supply Chain & Sustainability, McDonald's
Daniel VandenBrink, Head of Global Analytics, Thyssenkrupp Aerospace
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal BComparison of Centralized and Decentralized Supply Chains [More Info]
John Keck, Director of Procurement, Forum Energy Technologies
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou DConnect the Dots: How to Build a Robust Multimodal Supply Chain [More Info]
Dan Bresolin, Assistant Vice President Intermodal International, CN
Michael Grier, Vice President, Logistics, Dorel Distribution Canada
Peter Hurme, Programming Director, Lloyd's List and Informa
Dennis Whalen, Vice President, Transportation, Intermodal Freight, Archer Daniels Midland Company
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou CConnect: Inside the "Inner Circle" [More Info]
Mark Baxa, President and Chief Executive Officer, FerniaCreek, LLC
Rob Haddock, Group Director, Planning and Logistics, Coca-Cola North America
Adri McCaskill, General Manager, iPlan International, LLC
Hannah Stolze, Associate Professor, Wheaton College
Remko van Hoek, Professor, University of Arkansas, Walton College of Business
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential EFueling Fresh - Powering the Ultimate Customer Experience at RaceTrac [More Info]
Brett Connor, Director of Supply Chain, RaceTrac
Craig Moore, Vice President Sales, HighJump
Dave Teeple, Director of Client Services, Sedlak Supply Chain Consultants
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal AHow BuySeasons Achieved Record Order-Fulfillment Productivity [More Info]
Garry Harper, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, FastFetch Corporation
Dr. Jack Peck, Founder/President, FastFetch Corp., FastFetch Corp.
Joe Plassmeyer, Director of Operations, BuySeasons Enterprises, LLC
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal DIf You Want to Get Ahead - Stop Sabotaging Your Career! [More Info]
Mike Regan, Chief Relationship Development, Tranzact Technologies, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom COmni Channel Fulfillment - Are You Ready? [More Info]
Neil Ackerman, Senior Director, Global Supply Chain, Johnson & Johnson
Gautam Gupta, Chief Executive Officer, Naturebox
Jason Tham, Chief Executive Officer, Nulogy
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential CSourcing and the Value Stream – The Competitive Advantage [More Info]
Joe Agresta, Vice President, Procurement, Johnson & Johnson
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom DSupply Chain Management and Financial Performance [More Info]
Douglas Lambert, Raymond E. Mason Chair Transportation & Logistics, Founder and Director - The Global Supply Chain Forum, Fisher College of Business - The Ohio State University
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal CSupply Chain Risk Management: Speed Kills. So Can Lettuce. [More Info]
Kristin French, Chief of Staff, Defense Logistics Agency
Kathy Fulton, Executive Director, American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)
Steve Geary, President, Supply Chain Visions, Inc.
Shawn Winn, Chief Operating Officer, Supply Chain Visions, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal ESupply Chain Talent of the Future: Are you Ready? [More Info]
Stephanie Beal, Head of Logistics, Kimberly Clark Corporation
Tim Brown, Managing Director, Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute
Ben Harris, Director, Supply Chain & Advanced Manufacturing, Metro Atlanta Chamber
Kelly Marchese, Principal/Supply Chain Strategy Leader, Deloitte
Mike Orr, Senior Vice President, Operations & Logistics, Genuine Parts
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou EThe Modern Supply Chain: Utilizing Intermodal for Sustainable Capacity [More Info]
Todd Biscan, Director of National Account Sales, CSX Transportation
Charles Bostick, Director of Transportation and Operations, McLane Foodservice
Enrique Gomez, Vice President, Operations, Bacardi North America
Bill Sideravage, Logistics Manager, Diageo
David Slates, Transportation Manager, GE Lighting and Current, Powered by GE
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom BThe World in 75 Minutes [More Info]
Johan de Meulder, Director Global Supply Chain and Logistics, Texas Instruments
Larry Grischow, Senior Vice President Supply Chain & Procurement, Abercrombie & Fitch
Tim Hinckley, Chief Commercial Officer Radial, Former Vice President at Hasbro
Glen Roberts, Director Distribution EMEA and Strategic Partnerships, Abbvie
Marcelo Schmitt, Chief Executive Officer Granel Quimica, Odfjell Terminals Brazil, Former Goodyear
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential A3PL’s Role in Perishable Freight Transportation [More Info]
Jason Beardall, President, England Logistics
Kerry Byrne, President, Total Quality Logistics
Mike Riccio, Chief Marketing Officer, Leonard's Express
Geoff Turner, CTB, President & Chief Executive Officer, Choptank Transport, Inc.
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Island FAgile Supply Chain as a Competitive Advantage [More Info]
Annette Danek, Senior Vice President of Fulfillment, Penguin Random House
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou AAre You a Truckload Leader or Laggard? [More Info]
Sam Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Bay & Bay Trucking
Glenn Koepke, Director, Global Solution Design, TMC, a Division of C.H. Robinson
Steve Raetz, Director of Research, C.H. Robinson
Jim Stevens, Director, Continental Mills
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom DBacardi and Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits [More Info]
Arun Kochar, Partner, A.T. Kearney
Jim Mosier, Vice President, Special Projects, Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits
Sami Salman, Vice President, Bacardi
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential EBig Savings in Small Parcels: Optimizing Last Mile Shipping Through Effective Data [More Info]
Wade Clarin, Senior Product Manager, Small Parcel Solutions, U.S. Bank Freight Payment
Kenneth Ogada, Director of Global Logistics, AstraZeneca
De Wotring, Director of Small Parcel Engagements, U.S. Bank Freight Payment
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou CCertify: Show Off Your Supply Chain Credentials with an SCPro™ Certification [More Info]
Gustavo Hambay, Project Coordinator, David Allen Company, Inc.
Laura Meade, Professor of Supply Chain Practice, Texas Christian Unviersity
Maria Orta, Transportation Insurance Analyst, OVIA Insurance Services
Lance Saunders, Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee
Miquel Serracanta, Founder-Partner, Solutions & Decisions
Tony Sizemore, Director of Purchasing and Procurement, Hunt Brother's Pizza
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential BChina: The Belt and Road - China/US Logisics Costs % GDP Benchmark [More Info]
Ellie Falcone, Ph.D Student, University of Arkansas
John Kent, Director, Supply Chain Management Research Center, Sam M. Walton College of Business - University of Arkansas
Xiaorui Mi, China Ministry of Transportation - Development and Research Center of the State Post Bureau
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential CDemystifying Blockchain for Action [More Info]
Marat Davletshin, Doctoral Candidate, Universtiy of Arkansas, Walton College of Business
Brian Fugate, Department Head SCM Department, University of Arkansas, Walton College of Business
Cody Hopkins, General Manager, Grass Roots Farmer's Cooperative
Vijay Sankararaman, Head of Technology Product, Walmart Supply Chain, Walmart
Remko van Hoek, Professor, University of Arkansas, Walton College of Business
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou DEngaging Tomorrow's Workforce and Driving Productivity with Labor and Workforce Management [More Info]
Steve Simmerman, Senior Director, Global Supply Chain Execution , JDA Software
Brandon Wibben, Senior Director, Workforce Planning and Productivity, GEODIS
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou BFive Ways to Improve the Odds that Your IoT Project Will Succeed [More Info]
Randy Gould, Global Director, Cargo Signal
Ninette Vaz, Head of Supply Chain Business Development, Intel Corporation
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom BGlobal Omnichannel and Cross Border eCommerce [More Info]
Donnie Franzen, Director Omnichannel, Abercrombie & Fitch
Larry Grischow, Senior Vice President Supply Chain & Procurement, Abercrombie & Fitch
Stefan Holmberg, Process Development Manager, Ikea
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou EHow Data and Analytics Are Shaping Transportation and the Customer Experience [More Info]
Doug Waggoner, Chief Executive Officer, Echo Global Logistics
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal AIntel AI/Cognitive Computing Based Sourcing Intelligence [More Info]
David Bayba, Data Scientist, Global Supply Chain Management, Intel
Mani Janakiram, Senior Director, Global Supply Chain Management, Intel
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal BManufacturing: Uncharted Waters [More Info]
Robert Martichenko, Chief Executive Officer, Leancor
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom CModernizing eCommerce Logistics: From Start-Ups to the Fortune 1,000 [More Info]
Stu Clark, Co-Founder & Head of Software and Operations, Cargo Systems, Inc
Larry Hotz, Marketing Director, Woodfield Distribution LLC
Dale Rogers, Professor, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University
Justin Schuhardt, Senior Director of Operations, Walmart
Karl Siebrecht, Chief Executive Officer/ Co-Founder, FLEXE
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential DPhoenix Rising: The Gap's Conversion of Gallatin into an eCommerce Fulfillment Engine [More Info]
George Babu, Founder, Kindred
Art Eldred, Client Executive, Vargo
Kevin Kuntz, Senior Vice President, Global Logistics, Gap
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Island ESIG - SCM Talent: Partnering with Business Schools and the Future of Business Education [More Info]
Sarah Gardial, Dean, Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa
Brian Gibson, Executive Director, Center for Supply Chain Innovation, Auburn University
Sharon Oswald, Dean, College of Business, Mississippi State University
Ted Stank, Professor & Past Associate Dean of Executive Education, Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee
Walter Zinn, Associate Dean of Graduate Education, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State Unviersity
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal DThe "Uber-ization" of Freight [More Info]
Bill Driegert, Director, Uber Freight
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal CTo Market a Product, Understand the Supply Chain [More Info]
Louis Buck, International Marketing, Tennessee Department of Agriculture
Rob Holland, Director of the Center for Profitable Agriculture, University of Tennessee Extension, the Tennessee Farm Bureau and the Tennessee Department of Agriculture
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal EWomen In Supply Chain: Claim Your Seat on the Rocket Ship! [More Info]
Jeanette Barlow, Vice President, Strategy and Offering Management, Supply Chain Solutions, IBM
Heidi Benko, Vice President, Product Management & Solutions Strategy, Infor Supply Chain Management
Lindsay Goodman, Senior Director, Strategic Engagements, Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc.
Sophie Pagalday, Director, Product Marketing, HighJump
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential B2nd Annual Big Data Analytics Survey: The Path to Profit and Performance [More Info]
Lisa Harrington, President, lharrington group llc
Susan Lacefield, Managing Editor, Supply Chain Quarterly
Dale Rogers, Professor, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University
Zac Rogers, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Colorado State University
Richard Sharpe, Chief Executive Officer, Competitive Insights, LLC
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal EA Breakthrough View of Corporate Performance [More Info]
Zachary First, Executive Director, Drucker Institute
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal DAmplifying the Power of Blockchain [More Info]
Melanie Nuce, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, GS1 US
Tim Short, Supply Chain Systems Manager, Wegmans Food Markets
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential CBeyond the Money: Power of Procurement in Your Supply Chain [More Info]
Mark Baxa, President and Chief Executive Officer, FerniaCreek, LLC
Molly Louthan, Managing Director, North America, State of Flux
Donna Palumbo
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal BCustomer-centric Late-stage Customization in P&G's Customer Response Network [More Info]
Phil Ruotolo, Associate Director, Merchandising Solutions Customization, Procter & Gamble
Jason Tham, Chief Executive Officer, Nulogy
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential EData Analytics to Redefine Customer Service and Order Fulfillment [More Info]
Gary Dowdy, Head of Innovation & Disruptive Technologies, JB Hunt
Aaron Tantleff, Data Privacy/Data Security Attorney, Foley & Lardner
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmRyman Studio M-ODriver Disruption: Are There Solutions? [More Info]
Craig Harper, Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer, J.B. Hunt
Stephan Keese, Senior Partner, Roland Berger LLC
Gordon Klemp, Chief Executive Officer, National Transportation Institute
Kevin Knight, Executive Chairman of the Board , Knight-Swift Transportation
Steve Williams, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Maverick USA, Inc.
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou CEducate and Develop: Has Google Let You Down? [More Info]
Korhan Acar, Senior Manager, A.T. Kearney
David Maloney, Editorial Director, DC Velocity and Supply Chain Quarterly
Judy Whipple, Professor of Logistics, Michigan State University
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom BGeopolitical Changes and Related Impact on Global Supply Chains and Design [More Info]
René Buck, Chief Executive Officer, BCI Global
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou BGoing Global: People, Process and Economics [More Info]
Ashfaque Chowdhury, President, Supply Chain – Americas and Asia Pacific, XPO Logistics
Keith Lambert, Vice President Global Fulfillment, Nike
Malcolm Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, Europe, XPO Logistics
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential ALogistics 2030 - Navigating a Disruptive Decade [More Info]
Adam Burke, Director, Transportation, GNC
Brian Gibson, Executive Director, Center for Supply Chain Innovation, Auburn University
John Janson, Global Logistics Director, SanMar
Mitch MacDonald, Group Editorial Director, CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly and Agile Business Media
Terri Reid, Director of Transportation, Caleres
Russell Verhovec, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, SealShield
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou DManaging the Storm Before it Happens: Collaboration & Committed Capacity [More Info]
Larry Gross, President, Gross Transportation Consulting
Jeff Harpole, Vice President, Transportation, Dollar General
Donald Maltby, President and Chief Operating Officer, Hub Group Inc.
David Perry, Manager, Truck and Intermodal, International Paper
Amanda Tolhurst, Director, US Logistics, Whirlpool
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom CMay Cause Dizziness: Side Effects the Growing Economy Has on Your Supply-Chain [More Info]
Joe Boileau, Vice President, Fulfillment, Nutrisystem, Inc.
Matt Bowen, Director, Fulfillment, Nutrisystem, Inc.
David Hauptman, Senior Vice President, Strategic Management Office, GEODIS
Al Pace, Director of Distribution, LEGO, Inc.
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou EMeijer Delivers Advanced Transportation Analytics to the Field in Tailor-Made Apps to Make Route Optimization a Snap [More Info]
Chuck Carnes, Manager, Suply Chain Network Planning, Meijer
Tim Cronk, Supply Chain Netowrk Planner, Meijer
Allison Fowler, Senior Director, Product Line Management, Llamasoft
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal ANew Pharma Supply Chain In-Transit Visibility Standard [More Info]
Tom Elliott, Senior Director, Network Strategy & Management, Intercompany Operations, Pfizer
Nadia Frankefort, Senior Manager, Logistics Platform Solutions
Chris Phillips, Director, Business Technology Distribution Solutions, Pfizer
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential DRobots and the Supply Chain of the Future [More Info]
Karen Leavitt, Chief Officer, Locus Robotics
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Island ESIG - Who’s Going to Run Tomorrow’s Supply Chain? Developing the New SC Talent [More Info]
Frank Adams, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Mississippi State Unviersity
John Bowersox, Director, Inbound Transportation, True Value
Tom Goldsby, Professor and Chair of Marketing and Logistics, The Ohio State University
Daniel Pape, Associate Director of Employer Development, University of Tennessee
Kristy Shimkus, Principal Account Manager-Manufacturing, Oracle
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal CThe Government Spends Billions on Supply Chain and Logistics. I Want Some. [More Info]
Gerry Brown, Faculty, The Gordon Institute, Tufts University
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou AThe Politics of Analytics [More Info]
Zahir Balaporia, Solution Consulting-Director, Decision Management Suite, FICO
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Island FView from the Top: Turning Supply Chain Into Organizational Strategic Advantage [More Info]
Bill Marrin, Group Leader, World 50
Doug Means, Former Executive Vice President & Chief Information Technology & Supply Chain Officer, Cabela's
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom DWhy S&OP has Largely Failed and What to do About It [More Info]
Michael Burnette, Director Global Supply Chain Institute, University of Tennessee
Mark Moon, Professor University of Tennessee, University of Tennessee
Mike Policastro, supply chain best practice researcher, University of Tennessee
Jeanette Shutay, Senior Director, Advanced Analytics, HAVI
Ted Stank, Professor & Past Associate Dean of Executive Education, Haslam College of Business, University of Tennessee
 
10/02/2018
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal BA Major Global Manufacturer's Supply Chain Transformation Journey [More Info]
Rob Lewin, Director Global Logistics, Flowserve Corporation
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom DA Quest to Profitability and Value Using Value Chain Segmentation and Analytics [More Info]
Mark Hersch, Director, Supply Chain Strategy, Clorox
Richard Sharpe, Chief Executive Officer, Competitive Insights, LLC
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom CCan You Hear Me Now? Planning Multiple Supply-Chains in an Omni-Channel World [More Info]
Delton Aneato, Vice President of Information Technology, Brightstar
Santos Carrillo, IT Solutions Manager, Brightstar
Henry Canitz, Director Product Marketing & Business Development, Logility, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou CChange Makers: How Supply Chain Leaders can Reinvent the Customer Experience [More Info]
Jeanette Barlow, Vice President, Strategy and Offering Management, Supply Chain Solutions, IBM
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal CContemporary Logistics Issues and the United States Government [More Info]
Mark Solomon, Executive Editor - News, DC Velocity Magazine
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential BCSCMP's 29th Annual "State of Logistics Report," Presented by Penske Logistics [More Info]
Joe Carlier, Senior Vice President of Global Sales, Penske Logistics
Pablo Cussatti, Senior Vice President, Ventura Foods
Sylvia Fouhy, Vice President, Customer Experience, North America, Johnson & Johnson
Erik Hansen, Vice President, Intermodal, Kansas City Southern
Joseph Ruddy, Chief Innovation Officer, Port of Virginia
Kevin Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Supply Chain Consulting
Balika Sonthalia, Vice President, A.T. Kearney
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou BDigital Freight Revolution [More Info]
Trent Broberg, Vice President, Truckstop.com
Brent Hutto, Chief Relationship Officer, Truckstop.com
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Island FFireside Chat with Art Mesher on Companies Who Will "Thrive or Die" [More Info]
Adrian Gonzalez, President, Adelante SCM
Arthur Mesher, Principal, AG Mesher
Phil Ruotolo, Associate Director, Merchandising Solutions Customization, Procter & Gamble
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou EIntelligent Robotics for Flexible Supply Chain Automation [More Info]
Subhayu Chatterjee, Vice President, GreyOrange
Samay Kohli, Group Chief Executive Officer, GreyOrange
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential CMitigating Supply Risk Through Effective Transparency [More Info]
Arash Azadegan, PhD, Associate Professor, Rutgers University
Greg Iaquinto, Regional Vice President, Compliance & Supply Solutions, Dun & Bradstreet
Mike Lubrano, Subcontracts Program Senior Manager, Lockheed Martin
Sue Purdum, Associate Teaching Professor, The Pennsylvania State University
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential AMorton Salt's Innovative Approach to Today's TMS [More Info]
Todd Bulmash, Manager of Logistics Training & Process Analysis, Morton Salt, Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Island EOn-the-EDGE Session: TradeLens: A Blockchain Solution to Serve the Entire Supply Chain [More Info]
Mike White, Chief Executive Officer & Head of TradeLens, Maersk GTD Inc.
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou DThe Digital Supply Network and the Future of Blockchain [More Info]
Sloane Brakeville, Chief Executive Officer, Founder, FR8 Network
Yasaman Kazemi, Global Industry Strategy, Supply Chain, Esri
Emil Lebovich, Chief Technology Officer, Intelligent Audit
Brett Parker, Co-Founder, President, Cargomatic
Brian Smith, Senior Executive, GeoDecisions
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal EThe LIVING Supply Chain: The Evolving Imperative of Operating in Real Time [More Info]
Robert Handfield, Executive Director, Professor of Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Resource Cooperative, North Carolina State University
Alex Zhong, Senior Portfolio Marketing Manager, Watson Supply Chain, IBM
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal DThe Omnichannel Success Formula [More Info]
Jess Dankert, Vice President for Supply Chain, Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA)
Brian Gibson, Executive Director, Center for Supply Chain Innovation, Auburn University
Mitch MacDonald, Group Editorial Director, CSCMP's Supply Chain Quarterly and Agile Business Media
Colin Yankee, Senior Vice President, Distribution and Logistics, Tractor Supply
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential EThinking Outside the Boxes: Expecting More from Our Warehouses [More Info]
Tom Goldsby, Professor and Chair of Marketing and Logistics, The Ohio State University
10:30 am - 11:45 amDelta Ballroom BTransforming to a Digital Supply Chain – How to Make This Happen? [More Info]
Antonio Galvao, Chief Supply Chain Officer, DuBois Chemicals
Daren Mallard, Senior Manager, Marketing Strategy and Business Development Global Logistics & Supply Chain Operations, Cisco
Achille Rachello, Senior Vice President Global Operations, Marchon
Mark Talens, Executive Director SCM, Merck
10:30 am - 11:45 amPresidential DTrends in Analytics, Optimization, and Leveraging Data [More Info]
Matt Fumagalli, Deputy General Manager, Supply Chain Systems and Strategy, Nissan Motor Corporation
Michael Watson, Partner, Opex Analytics
10:30 am - 11:45 amCanal AUnified Cargo Processing – Laredo International Rail Gateway [More Info]
Steve Simmons, Director Interline and Border Operations, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
Mike Walczak, Vice President of Mechanical, The Kansas City Southern Railway Company
10:30 am - 11:45 amBayou AYour Developing Story: How to Handle Viral Growth [More Info]
David Hauptman, Senior Vice President, Strategic Management Office, GEODIS
Robyn Kirkham, Chief Operating Officer, Black Rifle Coffee
Bob Klunk, Senior Vice President Inplementations, GEODIS
Rich Kostrzewa, Senior Vice President Operations, GEODIS
Andy Timko, Chief Operating Officer, The Catch Company
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou EA Discussion of Public-Private Coordination in Post-Disaster Supply Chains [More Info]
Kathy Fulton, Executive Director, American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)
Dr. Jarrod Goentzel, Director, MIT Humanitarian Supply Chain Lab
Kevin Smith, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Supply Chain Consulting
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential AA New Normal? Today's Trucking Environment [More Info]
Kevin Abbott, Vice President, Truckload, C.H. Robinson
Adam Hall, Vice President, L'Oreal
Brent Nussbaum, Chief Executive Officer, Nussbaum Transportation
Noel Perry, Principal, Transport Futures
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential DAdventures in Useless Technology: Betting on the Right Technology for Digital Transformation [More Info]
Brian Bourke, VP of Marketing, SEKO
Eric Johnson, Senior Technology Editor, Journal of Commerce
Jason Kerner, Vice President, Solutions Engineering, project44
Chuck Zadlo, Chief Operating Officer, Revolution Brewery
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal BBlockchain Enables a New Era of Trust and Transparency in the Global Food System [More Info]
Brigid McDermott, Vice President, IBM Food Trust, IBM Food Trust
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal DChina's eCommerce Logistics Development & Business Model Innovation by the Internet Revolution [More Info]
Patricia Daugherty, Professor, Iowa State University
Charles Wang, Director Center for Logistics and Supply Chain Management, China Development Institute
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou BDigital Transformation in Motion Today: Use Cases in AI and Machine Learning [More Info]
Adam Compain, Chief Executive Officer, ClearMetal
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom BImplementing Global Control Towers Creating End-to-End Visibility and Decision Making [More Info]
Knud Midtgaard, Vice President Global Operations, Alfa Laval
David Panjwani, Director Corporate Logistics, John Deere
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Island FLarge CPG - Change and Innovation with the Consumer [More Info]
Anna McGovern, Vice President of Supply Chain & Procurement, Arcade Beauty
Angharad Porteous, Advanced Analytics Director, Nike
Sana Raheem, Head of Operations, The Farmer's Dog
Derrick Register, Vice President of Supply Chain & Procurement, Coca-Cola Refreshments, Coca-Cola
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential CManaging Supplier Performance with Analytics [More Info]
Kristen Daihes, Partner, Opex Analytics, LLC
Randy Smith, Senior Director, Global Supply Chain & Sustainability, McDonald's
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential EMoving From Doer to Leader [More Info]
Ken Ackerman, President, Ackerman Company
Jack Ampuja, Chief Executive Officer, Supply Chain Optimizers
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal ASchneider Electric (R&D): Going Beyond Agile [More Info]
Venkatesh Jagannath, Director (Operations), Schneider Electric
Dr. Shelja Jose Kuruvilla, Principal, Vector Consulting
Satyashri Mohanty, Director, Vector Consulting Group
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom DStrategies for Success in Today's Transportation Market [More Info]
Antonio Galvao, Chief Supply Chain Officer, DuBois Chemicals
Ron Guzzi, Senior Manager, Carrier Relations and Sourcing, The Home Depot
Mike Regan, Chief Relationship Development, Tranzact Technologies, Inc.
Dave Venberg, Senior Director, Transportation, Ardent Mills
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou ASucceeding in "New Retail" - The Shift from Omnichannel to Unichannel [More Info]
James Herman, Senior Vice President, Business Development, MonarchFx
Fred Takavitz, Senior Vice President, DHL Supply Chain
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal ESupply Chain Culture in the Digital Age [More Info]
David Salisbury, Director Distribution Beauty and Laundry, Henkel North America
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmCanal CSupply Chain Impact of a No Deal Hard Brexit [More Info]
René Buck, Chief Executive Officer, BCI Global
Stan de Caluwe, Sr Supply Chain Solutions Manager, HIDC
Steven Jan van Hengel, Sr. Business Manager Shippers & Forwarders – Americas & Africa, Port of Rotterdam
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmDelta Ballroom CThe Supply Chain of the Future - Internet of Things (IoT) [More Info]
Mauricio Sousa, IOT Technology, Intel
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmBayou CToday's Digitization Is Defining Tomorrow's Dinner [More Info]
Priya Rajagopalan, Chief Product Officer, FourKites
Brian Stoufer, Senior Director, Transportation, Conagra Brands
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmPresidential BWomen and Diversity in Logistics [More Info]
Terry Esper, Associate Professor of Logistics, The Ohio State University
Hannah Stolze, Associate Professor, Wheaton College
Stephanie Powell Thomas, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential CAdvanced Sourcing Through Enabled Technology [More Info]
Andrew Banfield, Senior Manager Transportation, L'Oreal
Kristian O'Meara, Senior Vice President, Value Engineering
Christopher Schonefuss, Manager, Sourcing Center of Excellence, DHL
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom CAlexa, Let's play the Beer Game - Artificial Intelligence for the Supply-Chain [More Info]
Pradipta Saha, Associate Director, Integrated Supply Chain Analytics, Mondelez International
Larry Snyder, Associate Professor, Lehigh University
Michael Watson, Partner, Opex Analytics
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal BAssuring Brand Integrity Beyond the Final Mile [More Info]
David Hall, Senior Vice President, Solutions & Services, PCM
Miles Power, Owner, Bibbeo
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Island FAutonomation - Man versus Machine [More Info]
Daniel VandenBrink, Head of Global Analytics, Thyssenkrupp Aerospace
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal DBalancing Green: When to Embrace Sustainability in Business (and When Not To) [More Info]
Yossi Sheffi, Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential EDealing with Customer Complaints [More Info]
Alex Stark, Senior Director, Marketing, Kane Is Able
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou EDigital Transformation - Evolution or Revolution? [More Info]
Terry Esper, Associate Professor of Logistics, The Ohio State University
Craig Harper, Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer, J.B. Hunt
Shelley Simpson, Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, J.B. Hunt
Brent Williams, Associate Dean for Executive Education and Outreach, University of Arkansas
Angelo Ventrone, Vice President, Logistics, Uline
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential DFree Your Data: Time to Realize the True Value of Distribution Data [More Info]
Steve Kent, Supply Chain Director, Subaru
Alex Wakefield, Chief Executive Officer, Longbow Advantage
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal EGaming the DC [More Info]
Stephanie Crowe, Senior Director, Global Learning & Development, Manhattan Associates, Inc.
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou BHackrod and UPS: A Peek into the Future of Manufacturing and Supply Chain [More Info]
Stuart McAvoy, Global Director of Supply Chain Optimization, UPS Customer Solutions
Michael McCoy, Chief Executive Officer, Hackrod
Douglas Ramsey, Chief Development Officer, Hackrod
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou CHow Visibility and Connectivity are Powering Havertys’ Supply Chain Transformation [More Info]
Guy Courtin, Vice President, Industry and Solution Strategy, Infor
Abir Thakurta, Vice President, Supply Chain, Havertys
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom BIncreasing Trust and Visibility by Using Blockchain in Your Upstream Supply Chain [More Info]
Erez Agmoni, Head of Supply Chain Development - Americas Region, Damco
Annette Mueller, Senior Commercial Manager, North America, Maersk TradeLens, Inc.
Siva Narayanan, Director International Operations & Warehousing, Solvay
James Rice, Deputy Director – Center for Transportation and Logistics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Kimberly Kathleen Rodriguez, Supply Chain Risk Associate - CSR, BSI Supply Chain Services & Solutions
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential BLogistics Managers Index: A Leading Indicator [More Info]
Steven Carnovale, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Portland State University
Ronald Lembke, Associate Professor, University of Nevada
Rudi Leuschner, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management, Rutgers University
Dale Rogers, Professor, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Arizona State University
Zac Rogers, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management, Colorado State University
Sengun Yeniyurt, Associate Professor, Rutgers Business School
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPresidential AMastering Small Parcel Contract Negotiations: Insider's Playbook for Best-in-Class Pricing Agreements [More Info]
Rob Martinez, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder, Shipware, LLC
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Ballroom DMorton Salt's Journey to Re-Design the Distribution Network & Metrics [More Info]
Betsey Nohe, Vice President Supply Chain, Morton Salt, Inc
Jeff Zoroya, Director, Supply Chain Design, Chainalytics
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmCanal CNavigating the Minefield of Outsourced Trade Compliance [More Info]
Mark Baxa, President and Chief Executive Officer, FerniaCreek, LLC
Greg Chalkley, Executive Director, Global Trade Services, Maxim Integrated
Dave Moore, President, Vigilant Global Trade Services
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmDelta Island EOn-the-EDGE Session: Winning the War for Workers [More Info]
Matt Thornhill, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, SIR's Institute for Tomorrow
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou ARewire Business with Blockchain to Drive New Value [More Info]
Jason Kelley, General Manager, Blockchain Services, IBM
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmBayou DTruckload Capacity, Rates, and the "New Normal" [More Info]
Mark Montague, Senior Industry Pricing Analyst, DAT Solutions
 
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8:30 am - 9:45 amDelta Ballroom BCommunicating Transportation's Value and Challenges to the C-Suite [More Info]
Brad Blizzard, Executive Director, Logistics Supply Chain Management, Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Tim Dalton, Director Professional Services, BluJay Solutions Co.
Adrian Gonzalez, President, Adelante SCM
Jennifer Kobus, Director of Transportation, Ulta Beauty
Michael Nasif, Director - Corporate Transportation & Logistics, Kohler Co.
8:30 am - 9:45 amDelta Ballroom CGlobal Volatility and Risk: The Imperative for Supply Chain Agility [More Info]
Jennifer Diaz, President, Organization of Women in International Trade and International Trade Attorney
Sylvia Fouhy, Vice President, Customer Experience, North America, Johnson & Johnson
Kara Mahoney, Vice President Account Management, Expeditors International
Amy Michtich, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Molson Coors Canada
8:30 am - 9:45 amDelta Ballroom DTransportation Strategies for Delivering Savings and Performance [More Info]
Steve Banker, Vice President Supply Chain Services, ARC Advisory Group
Chad Ellis, Director, Transportation & Distribution, North America, Johnson Controls – Power Solutions
Glenn Koepke, Director, Global Solution Design, TMC, a Division of C.H. Robinson
Monica Wooden, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, MercuryGate International, Inc.