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Global Supply Chain Symposium

Rider University’s Global Supply Chain Management Program
PRESENTS A ONE-DAY SYMPOSIUM

The World of Supply Chain Management in 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Featured Speakers include supply chain executives from Accenture, Amazon, Center for Supply Chain Studies, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, SAP, REM Associates, and United Silicon Carbide.

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

Seminar Location
NJM Community Room 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 NJM Community Room, 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 studies on individual firms that operate large scale supply chain networks and organizations.   The day will also include a panel discussion titled The Status of Blockchain in SCM: Current and Future Applications and Strategies.  In this session, the panel will explore block chain initiatives that firms are undertaking today and planning for tomorrow.  In one short day, attendees will receive a broad set of perspectives and insights on some of the critical opportunities and issues in operating supply chains in 2018 and beyond.