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Conferences

Euro Working Group on Transportation Meeting

EURO WORKING GROUP ON TRANSPORTATION MEETING

September 18-20, 2019
Euro Working Group on Transportation Meeting will cover areas like dynamic network modeling, advanced modeling approaches in logistics, land use and transport interaction, impact assessments and ex-post evaluation, rail transport systems, survey applications, port, and maritime operation, autonomous...

GCCA European Warehouse Council Meeting

GCCA EUROPEAN WAREHOUSE COUNCIL MEETING

September 19-20, 2019
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) will host its next European Warehouse Council meeting on Thursday, the 19TH of September in London. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the 2019 IARW-WFLO Strategic Board Meeting as well as in partnership with its affiliate organization FSDF, the Food S...

CEPE Annual Conference + General Assembly 2019

CEPE ANNUAL CONFERENCE + GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2019

September 18-20, 2019
Industrial manufacturing is in turmoil due to business pressures, market trends, and new technologies. This development has also left its mark on our industry. This year's CEPE Conference will address a range of issues that will impact on our industry, with a particular focus on the trends and h...

International Logistics Seminar in Minneapolis

INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS SEMINAR IN MINNEAPOLIS

September 20-20, 2019
Take the fear out of international shipping. This class is the perfect overview of the transportation process whether you're shipping by ocean or air. Learn the steps you need to follow to move your products affordably, securely and within budget. Learn to control your international shipments by...

CSCMP EDGE CONFERENCE - ANAHEIM, CA

CSCMP EDGE CONFERENCE - ANAHEIM, CA

September 15-18, 2019
The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) hosts supply chain's premier eventTM—CSCMP EDGE. From leading-edge content to cutting-edge supply chain solutions, EDGE reflects the unparalleled resources CSCMP offers today and symbolizes our unwavering commitment to supply cha...

CSCMP Edge 2019

CSCMP EDGE 2019

September 15-18, 2019
This conference delivers cutting-edge solutions while providing opportunities for professionals to develop and improve their supply chain management skills. At Edge, attendees will learn from valuable industry research that will assist them in developing, defining, understanding & enhancing thei...

JOC Container Trade Europe

JOC CONTAINER TRADE EUROPE

September 16-18, 2019
The JOC Container Trade Europe conference presents in-depth, authoritative analysis from leading industry experts in European container trade and logistics in.

PPI Transport Symposium

PPI TRANSPORT SYMPOSIUM

September 16-18, 2019
The PPI Transport Symposium is the longest running conference and exhibition dedicated to the global forest products logistics industry which focuses on the issues surrounding the worldwide transport, materials handling, and distribution of forest products. The attendees can take advantage of one of...

 

Webinars

SEP 19, 2019 | 7:00 AM
NAVIGATING TO SMART AND SUSTAINABLE LOGISTICS PROCUREMENT
Are you a logistics professional looking for guidance on how organizations, big or small, can leverage their freight transport and logistics procurement demands to make a positive impact on the reduction of GHG emissions and air pollutants across the supply chain? Join BSR, the Smart Freig...
SEP 24, 2019 | 12:00 PM
DIGITAL ASSET SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FOR MARKETERS
While the core principles and conventions of Digital Asset Management have changed comparatively little over the last decade or more, the context within which DAM technology is used has been transformed significantly. The driving force behind this paradigm shift is the concept of the Digit...
SEP 25, 2019 | 1:00 PM
COMBINING FORECASTING, ML AND OPTIMIZATION FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
The art of the possible. For FICO clients, that means having the ability to quickly build and create systems of connected models so that business users are empowered to make the best decisions. Whether your portfolio consists of a few products or a few thousand, you’re responsib...
OCT 09, 2019
A CRISIS IN HUMAN CAPITAL–REPORT FROM AUTOMOTIVE LOGISTICS GLOBAL
The automotive industry is going through some seismic changes as digital technology changes not only the vehicles we drive but also the way they are supplied and built. However, technology is only as good as the business plan supporting it and there cannot be any growth without the talent ...
OCT 09, 2019 | 11:00 AM
FACTORY PLANNING FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CHAIN
This webinar looks at some of these challenges, including the planning, construction and commissioning, and operation of your facility. It addresses how collaboration, sequencing and simulating, with unified digital model, can avoid project delays and budget overruns, as well as the manage...
OCT 15, 2019 | 1:00 PM
HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH THE IOWA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Did you know that the Iowa DOT has two totally different offices for companies to do business? The Purchasing Section and the Office of Contracts both exist within the Iowa DOT, but do not intersect. They each have their own registrations and bidding process.

THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING: IMPLICATIONS FOR SC
Jayson Myers, CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, will reveal the critical changes he thinks are transforming Canadian manufacturing—and will talk about what they mean for supply chain management. This is a live, must-attend webinar for everyone who operates in supply chain logistic...
SUPPLY CHAIN VISIBILITY AS FOUNDATIONAL CAPABILITY
Supply chain visibility (SCV) helps enable value for an organization. This webinar outlines the importance and business impact of end-to-end visibility for supply chain leaders, and what solution capabilities can be leveraged on your company's journey to the upper echelons of supply ch...
SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES FOR MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
The pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in manufacturing companies has been increasing, deals are getting larger and the pressure to realize deal value objectives is growing. Strong M&A activity is projected to continue through 2017. CSCOs and their organizations must take measu...
SUPPLY CHAIN AND DEMAND-DRIVEN TRANSFORMATION
On the demand-driven journey, the supply chain transforms twice: Functions and processes are internally integrated and streamlined, and supply chains become externally aware and optimized to deliver targeted outcomes. Understand the differences and what initiatives are required for each ty...
GAIN CONTROL OF YOUR PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING SUPPLY CHAIN
Pharmaceutical and Life Science companies are under pressure to ensure initial packaging and documented changes on existing pharmaceutical packaging are properly managed and coordinated, globally. Daily functions are often performed in “silos” inside a company or between differ...
INNOVATIVE TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS PARTNERSHIPS
The Southwest Transportation Workforce Center (SWTWC) and the National Association of State Directors for Career and Technical Education (NASDCTE) are co-sponsoring a featuring teachers, administrators, and industry partners who will provide insights and best practices from innovative educ...

RESOURCES

Fleet managers are constantly seeking better ways to control costs and improve profitability. Many operational expenses, such as the price of fuel and replacement parts for vehicles, are beyond your c...

GPS vehicle tracking systems provide fleet operators with a powerful tool to help cut costs and operate their vehicles more efficiently. But there’s another benefit to a telematics solution that...

Volatility is deeply disliked by business leaders. Many manufacturers and distributors face the volatility caused by unpredictable tariffs on Chinese imports and warn of a potential calamity should th...

A special compilation of published posts summarizing key issues around the truck driver shortage, and changes the transportation industry is making to address the ongoing problem....

As a leader in global logistics, UPS dedicates its expertise, innovative technologies and resources to support communities worldwide in disaster preparedness, relief assistance and post-conflict recov...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is fundamentally changing the operations of food shippers and the logistics providers that support them. Our special ...

The logistics sector is a key driver of EU economic integration and growth. Access to internal and global markets depends on efficient and cost-effective logistics throughout the EU for long-term econ...

As pressure rises in the healthcare industry to reduce costs and improve quality, multiple methods have been proposed to address performance improvement. One of the first areas that should be looked a...

Supply Chain sustainability has become a major corporate responsibility over years. Corporations are increasingly putting more importance and resources to this as an investment into the future. Along ...