Rider University’s Global Supply Chain Management Program

The World of Supply Chain Management in 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Featured Speakers include supply chain executives from Amber Road, BD Becton Dickinson & Company, BP Lubricants, Deloitte, Dematic, GS1, Johnson & Johnson, L’Oreal, and REM Associates.

Also meet faculty and students from Rider’s business programs in Business Analytics, Information Systems and Global Supply Chain Management.

Seminar Location
Fireside Lounge in the Bart Luedeke Center
Rider University
2083 Lawrenceville Road (Rt. 206)
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Target Audience
Supply chain and logistics professionals, managers and executives, and academic supply chain and logistics colleagues.

Check-in and a continental breakfast will be held from 8:30 to 9 a.m. in the Rider Art Gallery, near the Fireside Lounge, in the Bart Luedeke Center.

Symposium description
In this one-day symposium, attendees will hear and learn from supply chain executives with broad experience in supply chain management across multiple industries, and across multiple functions ranging from planning to source, make and deliver activities.  The symposium will include several case studies on individual firms that operate large scale supply chain networks and organizations.   The day will also include a panel discussion titled Global Supply Chain Trends: Issues and Strategies for 2017 and Beyond.  In this session, the panel will explore how firms are reacting today and planning for tomorrow in a climate of geo-political uncertainty, regulatory change and rapid technological advancement.  In one short day, attendees will receive a broad set of perspectives and insights on some of the critical issues in operating supply chains in 2017 and beyond.