Events

Digital Supply Chain Executive Leadership Forum – Baltimore

Event Summary

The Digital Supply Chain Institute (DSCI) of the Center for Global Enterprise is pleased to announce an exciting Executive Leadership Forum on October 12 th and 13 th at the Under Armour world headquarters in Baltimore Maryland. This by-invitation- only event will bring together no more than100 supply chain leaders from around the world. The goal of the meeting is to share the research conducted by the DSCI and 25 top global companies and to engage the participants in a deep discussion of transformative actions necessary to create a Digital Supply Chain. The theme for the digital transformation is the “Frontside Flip,” which captures the spirit of customer focus and demand management that will increase revenue by 10% and reduce costs by 20%.

October 12 includes a walk through of Under Armour’s state-of- the-art supply chain facility and a welcome dinner that sets the objectives for the session.

October 13 features a variety of topics including:

  • The vision for the Digital Supply Chain
  • How to execute a set of Essential Performance Metrics based on DSCI’s six-month deep-dive research of supply chain performance metrics
  • How to assess Digital Supply Chain maturity using a new tool created by the DSCI
  • A CEO discussion lead by Retired Chairman and CEO of IBM, Sam Palmisano and other industry leaders
  • The results of Blockchain technology for supply chain pilots, conducted by the DSCI, will also be announced as will the work in progress on Big Data and AI for Demand

The focus of the Executive Leadership forum will be on generating useful information and a network of fellow leaders that can help your company make the transition to a Digital Supply Chain.

The event will be hosted by Under Armour, SAP, ZTE, and Li & Fung.

Speakers

Samuel Palmisano

Samuel Palmisano
Chairman
The Center for Global Enterprise
Speaker

George Bailey

George Bailey
Managing Director
Digital Supply Chain Institute
Speaker

Christopher G. Caine

Christopher G. Caine
President
The Center for Global Enterprise
Speaker

Craig Moss

Craig Moss
Director, DSCI and COO, CREATE.org
The Center for Global Enterprise
Speaker

Kevin Plank

Kevin Plank
CEO
Under Armour
Speaker

Lixin Cheng

Lixin Cheng
CEO of ZTE Mobile Devices & Chairman
ZTE, USA
Speaker

Colin Browne

Colin Browne
President, Global Sourcing
Under Armour
Speaker

Shaan Mulchandani

Shaan Mulchandani
Director of Technology
Aricent
Panelist

Aleksandr Shevchenko

Aleksandr Shevchenko
Head of Exonum Project
Bitfury
Panelist

Marc Taverner

Marc Taverner
Head of Business Development
Bitfury
Panelist

Frank Trainor

Frank Trainor
Executive Director & Americas Advisory Blockchain Leader
Ernst & Young
Panelist

Anders Karlborg

Anders Karlborg
Assistant CEO
ZTE
Panelist

Mike Lange

Mike Lange
Sr. Director Digital Supply Chain
Micron
Panelist

Dave Kurz

Dave Kurz
Research Fellow
Digital Supply Chain Institute
Facilitator

Martin Barkman

Martin Barkman
VP Digital Supply Chain & IOT
SAP
Facilitator

Sponsors

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