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Spring 2017 Fall 2016
Spring 2016 Fall 2015
Spring 2015 Fall 2014
Spring 2014 Fall 2013

 


Supply Chain Forum - Spring 2017

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Future Supply Chain Opportunities and Challenges

Mr. Jim Radin, Vice President, Global Supply Chain, McCormick & Company, Inc.
Mr. Mike Okoroafor, Vice President, Global Sustainability and Packaging Innovation, McCormick & Company, Inc.
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Panel: Talent Management in the Supply Chain

Mr. Bill Hutchinson, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Management, Comcast
Mr. Clay Jackson, Vice President, Supply Chain Planning, Tractor Supply
Ms. Jeannine Berge, Director of Professional Development and Career Management, Haslam College of Business
Ms. Kathryn Pepperman, Graduating Senior in SCM, UT

Facilitator: Dr. Shay Scott, Managing Director, Global Supply Chain Institute

Leadership Principles for Supply Chain Management

Mr. Scott McWilliams, Executive Vice President, Strategic Development, GEODIS

Panel: Managing the Supplier Relationship: The Supplier and the Customer Perspectives

Ms. Terri Pitcher, Executive Vice President, Supply Chain, Berry Plastics
Mr. Gary Allen, Vice President of Supply Chain Excellence, Ryder Systems, Inc.
Mr. Jim Wilson, Director, Global Procurement, Eastman Chemical Company

Facilitator: Dr. Christopher Craighead, Dove Professor of Supply Chain Management, UT


Supply Chain Forum - Fall 2016

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KEYNOTE: Leadership Principles

Lieutenant General Larry Wyche, Deputy Commanding General, United States Materiel Command
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Strategic Sourcing and Supply Chain Excellence

Mr. Dan Pleshko, Vice President, Procurement and Supply Chain Services, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
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Supply Chain Analytics and Network Modeling

Mr. Alex Baxter, Vice President, Supply Chain Planning, PepsiCo
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Vested: Collaboration Best Practices

Ms. Kate Vitasek, Faculty, Graduate & Executive Education, UT
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Supply Chain Technology and Automation: Panel

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Mr. Ken Evans, CEO, Konexial 
Mr. Mark Nix, CEO, Cloud Logistics 
Mr. Todd Farwell, Innovation Architect, Caterpillar

  • Driverless Vehicles
  • Drones
  • Robotics
  • 3D Printing
  • The Latest in IT

Facilitator: Dr. Randy Bradley, Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management and Information Systems, UT


Supply Chain Forum - Spring 2016
April 12-14, 2016

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KEYNOTE: A Senior Executive’s View of Supply Chain Challenges

Mr. Frank Crespo, Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Caterpillar
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Supply Chain Megatrends 2016

Dan Gilmore, President and Editor in Chief, Supply Chain Digest
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Collaboration Best Practices

Mr. David Caines, Chief Operating Officer, Kenco Group
Mr. John Lebowitz, Vice President, Global Supply Chain Operations, Stryker
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Future Transportation Trends: Panel

Mr. Tommy Barnes, President, project44
Mr. Ken Evans, Chief Logistics Officer, Spirit AeroSystems
Mr. Brett Parker, President and Co-Founder, Cargomatic
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Supply Chain Forum - Fall 2015
November 10-12, 2015

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Future Of Supply Chain

Mr. Kevin O'Marah, Chief Content Officer, SMC World
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Global Supply Chain to Drive Business Strategy

Mr. Josué Muñoz, Vice President Global Customer Service and Logistics, Colgate-Palmolive Company
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Panel Session: Strengthening Gender Diversity in the Supply Chain

Ms. Meghann Erhart, Director of Supply Chain Strategy and Customer Sales Support, Pilot Flying J
Ms. Paula Hise, GVP, Health and Personal Care, Kenco Logistic Services
Mr. Kevin O’Marah, Chief Content Officer, SCM World
Ms. Wendy Thrasher, Director of International and B2B Transportation, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Facilitator: Dr. Diane Mollenkopf, McCormick Associate Professor of Logistics, UT
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Breakout: The Internet of Things and SCM

Mr. Hanns-Christian Hanebeck, COO, GT Supply Chain Services
Facilitator: Dr. Chad Autry, William J. Taylor Professor of Supply Chain Management, UT, Editor in Chief, Journal of Supply Chain Management
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Breakout Session: Augmenting Network Design with Inventory Optimization

Facilitators: Dr. John Bell, Associate Professor, Supply Chain Management, UT
Dr. Sean Willems, Professor and Haslam Chair in Business Analytics and Statistics, UT
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Supply Chain Forum - Spring 2015
April 7-9, 2015

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Keeping Freight Moving

Mr. Jim Newsome, President and Chief Executive Officer, South Carolina Ports Authority
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Urban Logistics: Supply Chain Excellence in Serving Highly Congested Urban Areas

Dr. Chad Autry, William J. Taylor Professor of Supply Chain Management, UT, Editor in Chief, Journal of Supply Chain Management
Mr. William (Bill) Rose, Ph.D. Candidate in Supply Chain Management, UT
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Breakout: Supply Chain Analytics (Forthcoming)

Dr. Bogdon Bichescu, Associate Professor, Business Analytics and Statistics, UT
Dr. Randy Bradley, Assistant Professor, Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, UT 

Breakout:DC Management Best Practices

Mr. Sean Coakley, Senior Vice President-Sales & Marketing, Kenco
Facilitator: Dr. Paul Dittmann, Executive Director, Global Supply Chain Institute, UT
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Breakout: Talent Management in the Supply Chain

Mr. Steve Martin, Vice President of Operations and GM Oil & Gas, Ryder Dedicated
Facilitator: Dr. Shay Scott, Managing Director, Global Supply Chain Institute and Director, Executive MBA for Global Supply Chain
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Breakout: Transportation Cost Perfect Storm

Mr. Robert Lecinski, Director, Customer Logistics, Avery Products Corporation
Mr. David Procuk, Manager, Transportation Logistics, Avery Products Corporation
Mr. Andrew Ussery, Senior Manager, Supply Chain Analysis, Averitt Express Supply Chain Solutions
Facilitator: Dr. Mary Holcomb, Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management and Gerald T. Niedert Supply Chain Fellow, UT
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Supply Chain Forum - Fall 2014
November 11-13, 2014
 

KEYNOTE: Supply Chain Megatrends

Mr. Kevin O'Marah, Chief Content Officer, SCM World, Senior Research Fellow, Stanford Global Supply Chain Forum; former CSO AMR Research/GVP Gartner, Creator of Supply Chain Top25
 

Our Integrated Supply Chain’s Transformation Journey

Mr. James L. Harlan II, Vice President, Global Supply Chain, 
Eastman Chemical Company
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Uncovering and Managing Supplier/Supply Chain Risk

Mr. Louis Ferretti, Project Executive, Product Environmental Compliance & Supply Chain Social Responsibility, Integrated Supply Chain, IBM
Dr. Paul Dittmann, Executive Director, The Global Supply Chain Institute, UT
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KEYNOTE: FedEx: A Global Powerhouse(forthcoming)

Mr. Frederick W. Smith, Chairman and Chief Executive Office, FedEx Corporation 

Talent Management as the Core of a Supply Chain Strategy

Dr. Ted Stank, Bruce Chair of Excellence in Business and Executive Director, Supply Chain Forum, UT 
Dr. Paul Dittmann, Executive Director, The Global Supply Chain Institute, UT 

 


Supply Chain Forum - Spring 2014
April 15-17, 2014

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KEYNOTE: Securing the Supply Chain

Ms. Sandra Shoemaker, Vice-President, Supply Chain Operations, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
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Best Practices in Transportation and Warehousing: 3PL Roundtable

Mr. David Caines, President, Kenco Logistic Services
Mr. Steve Martin, Vice-President of Operations, Ryder Dedicated, Ryder System
Mr. Scott McWilliams, Chief Customer Officer and Executive Chairman, OHL
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Breakout Session: Business Analytics for Supply Chain

Dr. Melissa Bowers, Beaman Professor of Business, Associate Professor, Management Science Program, 
Department of Statistics, Operations and Management Science, UT
Dr. Mandyam (Srini) Srinivasan, Pilot Corporation Chair of Excellence, Professor, 
Department of Statistics, Operations and Management Science, UT
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Breakout Session: Purchasing and Logistics Integration

Dr. Ken Petersen, Dove Professor of Supply Chain Management, UT and Visiting Senior Fellow, Manchester Business School, University of Manchester 
Dr. Theodore (Ted) Stank, Bruce Chair of Excellence in Business, Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management and Executive Director, Supply Chain Forum, UT
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Breakout Session: Supply Chain Finance and Metrics

Mr. Robert McIntosh, Executive Director, Dell Americas Fulfillment and Logistics, Dell's Global Reverse Supply Chain
Dr. Priscilla Wisner, Distinguished Lecturer, Accounting and Information Management and Graduate and Executive Education, UT
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Breakout Session: New Product Introduction

Dr. Neeraj Bharadwaj, Assistant Professor of Marketing, UT
Mr. Mike Burnette, Associate Director, Global Supply Chain Institute and Lecturer, UT
Dr. Charles Noble, Proffitt's Professor of Marketing, Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, UT
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E-Commerce's Impact on Supply Chain: Designing your supply chain for the challenges of the omni-channel

Mr. Tim Engstrom, Vice-President, Supply Chain Operations, Walgreens
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Marketing and Supply Chain Interfaces

Dr. Dan Flint, Regal Entertainment Group Professor of Business and Director, Shopper Marketing Forum, UT
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Supply Chain Forum - Fall 2013
November 5-7, 2013

KEYNOTE: Sustained Excellence through Continuous Transformation

Mr. Mike Ray, VP Strategy and Transformation, Integrated Supply Chain, IBM
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Integrated Business Planning: Successes, Challenges and Learnings

Mr. Pete Alle, Sr. Director, Global Customer Service & Logistics Center of Expertise, Mondelez International
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Global Supply Chain Management: the Epic Framework

Dr. Ted Stank, Bruce Chair of Excellence in Business and Executive Director, Supply Chain Forum, UT
Dr. Mandyam Srinivasan, Pilot Corporation Chair of Excellence in Business, Statistics, Operations and Management Science, UT
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