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Past Industry Conferences

The following is a list of past Industry Conferences. For more information on the upcoming annual conference, please visit The Boeing Center's website.




Kory Mathews – Boeing Military Aircraft, VP of Autonomous Systems
Autonomous Systems Impact On The Global Supply Chain”

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Jorge Calvo – Roland DG, President-CEO Global Supply Chain Mgmt. Division & Professor of Operations Strategy, GLOBIS University Management School
“IT & Global SC Strategy: A Japanese manufacturing perspective"

Dan Hazlett – Anheuser-Busch InBev, Director, Logistics Execution & Matt Gordon – Anheuser-Busch InBev, Director, Transportation Operations
“Leveraging Shipment Track & Trace Capabilities at Anheuser-Busch InBev”

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Andy Greenberg – Edward Jones, Principle, Firm Analytics
“Using Data Science and Big Data to Improve Business Results”

Natacha Alpert – Caleres, Innovation Lead
“3D Innovation – the next paradigm in the fashion Industry”

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Jean-Claude Saghbini – Cardinal Health, Chief Technology Officer & VP of Inventory Management Solutions
“The Impact of RFID-driven Innovation on an Evolving Healthcare Supply Chain”

Eric Carlson – Emerson Tool Company, VP – Operations & Supply Chain
“Supply Chain Visibility -- Key Metrics & Lessons Learned at Emerson”

Silvana Regitano – Monsanto, Global Key Business Processes and Hub Connectivity Lead
End-to-End Business Planning Transformation at Monsanto”




Tom Luft - Sr. Director, Provider Strategy & Contracting at Express Scripts
“Turning Monopolies into Commodities"

John Vu - Vice President of Supply Chain at Belden
“Supply Chain Management in an Evolving World: Distruptive Technologies, New Business Models, and Operation Impact"
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Mark Waight - Director of Operational Excellence at Edward Jones
 “Deploying Operational Excellence Through Organized Movement"
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Panos Kouvelis - Director, The Boeing Center for Technology, Information and Manufacturing (BCTIM) at Washington University's Olin Business School
“Breakthrough Business Models and Supply Chains: Risk Perspective"

Jeremy Soucek - Director Global Supply - Electronics, Interconnect, EMS at Emerson
"Managing Risk Within A Supply Chain"

Julien Marin-Couilloud - Global Ocean, Parcel, and Project Cargo Team Leader at Emerson
"Business Case: ILWU Contract Renewal. Preparting for a West Coast port shutdown."

Jim Kinnett - Vice President, Information Technology at Monsanto
"Creating a Digital Supply Chain: Monsanto's Journey"
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Jeffrey Wieringa - Vice President, Engineering & Technology Phantom Works at Boeing
“Disruptive Technologies In The Next Generation of Aircraft"

Chris Pickett - Sr. Director of Commercialization at Anheuser-Busch InBev

"Craft Beer Delivery from a Macro Beer Supply Chain"
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Sixth Annual Industry Conference

"Operational Innovations for Competitive Success"

BCTIM: Long Term Operational Excellence: The Duality & Complementarity of Leadership Traits & Process Excellence

Belden: Innovating in a Transforming Business Environment

Brown Shoe: Collaborating to Weather Supply Chain Turbulence and Deliver Value

Edward Jones: Solving for Operational Excellence Through Organized Movement

2013      Fifth Annual Industry Conference: “Supply Chain Management in the Big Data Era”
2012 Fourth Annual BCTIM Industry Conference: “Trends in the Global Economy Affecting the Supply Chain”
2011 Third Annual BCTIM Industry Conference: "Active Demand Management in Agile Supply Chains"
2010 Second Annual BCTIM Industry Conference: "Managing Complexity Supply Chains: The New Imperative"
2009 The Inaugural BCTIM Industry Conference: "Supply Chain Challenges & Strategies in the Midst of Economic Turbulence"