With its focus on cutting-edge technologies, leadership development, and industry disruptors, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals' annual conference lived up to its name: They came to gain a glimpse of the future of the discipline and celebrate the fact that, as CSCMP President and CEO Rick Blasgen said, "Supply chain professionals are perfectly positioned to contribute as change agents, making a difference in people's lives and elevating the standard of living worldwide with what we do.
We exist to advance the profession of supply chain management. Our vision is to shape the future of supply chain for consumers, for business and for the lasting benefit of society.
From back-room to boardroom The role of the supply chain executive has evolved from functional expert to business leader. Companies are transforming their supply chains into end-to-end strategic engines that will drive sustainable growth and shareholder value. The power of supply chain The future of supply chain demands high level commitment to make a difference to critical world issues such as universal access to healthcare, the global distribution of food and environmental sustainability.
Supply chain leaders and their teams continue to demonstrate that social and environmental sustainability can also be a pillar of profitability. The profession growing the profession We believe those best qualified to grow the supply chain profession are the executives who are leading it today.
Everything we do is about orchestrating and curating the most innovative strategies, insight, expertise and knowledge from across this community to accelerate its growth.The report finds that millennials are focused, engaged, enthused and committed to working in supply chain management, and reveals that supply chain represents a sought-after, dynamic and rewarding long-term career choice for professionals in their 20s and 30s.
All accepted abstracts for 4th World Conference on Supply Chain Management will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN. All full papers will be reviewed through a double blind reviewing process and published electronically with an ISSN number in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: ).
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The Retail Supply Chain Conferencee is the only event that gathers the top executives in retail supply chain to network and learn. The event is designed by retail executives for their peers, and offers a best-in-class educational program addressing the topics that matter most to retailers.
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Make this the year you expand your knowledge and help improve overall supply chain operations. APICS offers end-to-end supply chain, logistics and operations management conferences, seminars and events to help you advance your career and your company’s performance.
SCM World is a cross-industry learning community, powered by the world’s most influential supply chain practitioners. We exist to advance the profession of supply chain management. Our vision is to shape the future of supply chain for consumers, for business and for the lasting benefit of society.