Contact Info

Center for Global Supply Chain Management
USC Marshall School of Business
globalsummit@marshall.usc.edu

August 8-9, 2019

Ronald Tutor Campus Center
3607 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles
CA 90089

About the Summit

Purpose: To connect leaders and create transformation through supply chain excellence.

2018 Theme: Visibility, Transparency & Cooperation

  • Gain access to unparalleled networking opportunities with top business leaders and companies
  • Learn how to manage high performing supply chains through insights developed from industry experience and applied research
  • Recruit top supply chain management talent in a relaxed and engaging setting at the Industry Network Connect Networking Reception
  • Showcase your company as a sponsor to our 80,000+ and growing USC Marshall global network and 450+ attendees
  • Recognize industry best practices through supply chain excellence awards
  • Experience all of the above in an enjoyable environment through:
    • Networking breakfasts, lunches, and cocktail reception
    • Entertainment
    • Technology demonstrations
    • Trade exhibits
Day 1

Thursday
August 8, 2019

Schedule

8:00 am             NETWORKING BREAKFAST

8:35 am             GLOBAL SUMMIT KICKOFF ACTIVITIES

8:45 am             WELCOME REMARKS

8:55 am             KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Dana Stiffler

9:25 am             KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Geoff Brady

10:00 am           Port Outlook (Port of LB and Port Rotterdam)

Noel Hacegaba
Erwin Rademaker

10:35 am           AWARD PRESENTATION: 3PL EXCELLENCE

10:50 am           BREAK

11:10 am            BREAKOUT SESSIONS #1

A. Global Food Supply Chain

Carlos Londono
Alessandra de Sousa
Matt Walsh
Grace Woo
Thomas Dolan

B. Supply Chain Finance

Fiona Deroo
Alvin Moreno

C. Sustainability

Heather Tomley
Kelly Liu
Jon Bostock
Kevin Quandt

12:10 pm           NETWORKING LUNCH

1:10 pm             BREAKOUT SESSIONS #2

A. Humanitarian Supply Chain

Pierre TheodoreTheodore
Kathy Fulton
Benjamin Labrot
Susy Schonberg

B. Retail/Unified Commerce

Gary Sankary
Johnathan Gold
Vivi Tran
James Prewitt
Paul Bingham
Jiake Liu

C. Supply Chain Talent Strategy

Chris Poole
Erin Gatis
Matt Albanese

2:20 pm            PLENARY PANEL – BLOCKCHAIN

Bhaskar Krishmanachari
Aljosa Beije
Ann McCormick
Kimon Krakapoulos

3:25 pm            BREAK

3:40 pm            KEYNOTE SPEAKER 3

4:10 pm            AWARD PRESENTATION: LEAN EXCELLENCE

4:20 pm           AWARDS PRESENTATION: CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

4:30 pm           Closing Remarks / End of Day

5:30 pm           Alumni Dinner

 
Day 2

Friday
August 9, 2019

Schedule

8:00 am             NETWORKING BREAKFAST

8:50 am             Day 2 OPENING REMARKS

9:25 am             KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

9:25 am             KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Andre Simha

9:45 am            Port Outlook (Port of LA) – Gene Seroka

10:05 am           AWARD PRESENTATION: WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP IN SUPPLY CHAIN

10:15 am            BREAK

10:30 am             BREAKOUT SESSIONS #1

A. Global Trade Outlook

Jeff Weiss
Guido Gries
Daniel Krassenstein

B. Logistics/Transportation Air, Sea, & Ground

Jon Slangerup
Marc Niederer
Kelan Raph
Andre Simha
Lidia Yan
Mathew Joseph Elenjickal

11:35 am             NETWORKING LUNCH

12:45 pm            AWARDS PRESENTATION:
Supply Chain Digital Transformation

1:00 pm                PLENARY PANEL – DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY

John Golob
Sascha Peyer
Michael Palladino
Conor Nolan
Greg Kessman

2:05 pm               BREAK

2:25 pm               BREAKOUT SESSIONS #2

A. Commercial Real Estate

Jay Dick
Brett Dedeaux
Jilliene Hellman

B. Modern Manufacturing

Ferris Rezvani
Andrew Catalano
Cameron Smith

C. Supply Chain Transformation

Robin Bhutani
Chad Neipling

3:30 pm              Closing Remarks / End of Day

CLOSING RECEPTION AND INDUSTRY NETWORK CONNECT CAREER FAIR

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Ronald Tutor Campus Center
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CA 90089