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MIPIM 2021
MIPIM 2021
March 16-19, 2021
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SPOTLIGHT

Join us for this panel discussion with leading transportation experts from Moen, Translogistics, and Capgemini as we explore the modern TMS and its increasingly crucial role in the global supply chain.

JAN 26, 2021
HOW THE DIGITALIZATION OF THE FOOD SUPPLY CHAIN BRINGS VALUE TO THE BRAND
Digital supply chain transformations in the food industry have led to full product transparency for the consumer. But what about the brand? Inventory and product data accuracy, speed to market, waste management and the ability to quickly identify and respond to supply chain issues are all crucial fo...
JAN 26, 2021
MOVING FORWARD IN RETAIL & FASHION: SOURCING STRATEGIES IN RETAIL SUPPLY CHAINS
Which sourcing lessons were learned last year? Throughout the pandemic, did your supply chain successfully balance risk, flexibility, and cost? Many retailers are now starting to diversify sourcing country strategies, implementing nearshoring and sourcing from new developing markets and moving towar...
JAN 28, 2021
MODERNIZING THE DATA WAREHOUSING – BEYOND PERFORMANCE
Configuration, management, tuning and other tasks can take away from valuable time spent on business analytics. If a platform leads to coding workarounds, non-intuitive implementations and other problems, it can make a big impact on long-term resource usage and cost. A lot of enterprise analytics pl...
JAN 28, 2021
USING THE U.S. TARIFF ACT TO DISRUPT FORCED LABOR IN SUPPLY CHAINS: A PRACTITIONER'S PERSPECTIVE
Trade remedies for forced labor have received significant attention in recent years. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has issued 29 Withhold Release Orders (WROs) under the U.S. Tariff Act since 2016. These orders block the entry of goods tainted by forced or prison labor in U.S. markets. On...
JAN 29, 2021
SUPPLY CHAIN RESILIENCE: LESSONS FROM 2020
Many businesses have had to change their operations at short notice and found new ways of working. New business models emerged to meet customer demand, which changed significantly amid lockdowns across the world.
FEB 02, 2021
SOLARWINDS BREACH SERIES- THE DEVASTATION OF SOFTWARE SUPPLY CHAIN ATTACKS AND HOW TO MITIGATE RISK WITH PAM
With the recent SolarWinds supply chain breach companies should be taking identity security into more serious consideration. The attackers were reportedly successful in infiltrating many high-profile public and private organizations using extremely sophisticated attack techniques, including the use ...
FEB 03, 2021
THE ROLE OF THE TMS IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN: 2021 AND BEYOND
Join us for this panel discussion with leading transportation experts from Moen, Translogistics, and Capgemini as we explore the modern TMS and its increasingly crucial role in the global supply chain.
FEB 04, 2021
SUPPLY CHAIN RISKS: RESPONDING TO NEW FEDERAL DEMANDS AFTER “SOLARWINDS”
The “SolarWinds” event made public in Dec. 2020 has drawn intense scrutiny of how commercial enterprises as well as government agencies are exposed to threats that can be delivered through the supply chain. The result will be many government initiatives, and new contract requirements, ob...
FEB 09, 2021
RETHINK YOUR FUTURE SUPPLY CHAIN WORKFORCE
Supply chain organizations are unnecessarily complex, hindering their agility to execute work and preventing workforce responsiveness. Complex work design results in complex skills and competencies, and employees cannot prioritize the most essential work tasks and outcomes. At the same time, most CE...
FEB 17, 2021
EMERGING PRACTICES IN EXTENDING VISIBILITY AND CONTROL IN MRO SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONS
Perhaps no industry is ready for a world-class digital transformation than the $115B U.S. maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) category. MRO accounts for over 10% of all supply chain spending. The MRO digitization initiative has been historically underfunded, leading to limited visibility and co...
FEB 17, 2021
THE FUTURE OF SUPPLY CHAIN: CRISIS SHAPES THE PROFESSION
The supply chain profession entered 2020 leading the digitalization of ecosystems, delivering the customer experience, managing trade uncertainty, and applying circular economy concepts. Then, COVID-19 caused an unforeseen, dramatic shift. From a business perspective, some industries benefited, but ...
FEB 17, 2021
DE-RISKING SUPPLY CHAINS THROUGH NEARSHORING
The one-two punch of the trade war and the pandemic have put supply chains under the microscope. And what’s been revealed are the vulnerabilities inherent in long, opaque operations, especially during a crisis. To build in resilience, sourcing managers are increasingly looking closer to home. ...
A SINGLE VIEW OF THE MANUFACTURING SUPPLY CHAIN
In the era of consumer-centric “agile” supply chain strategies, companies are forced to act more like retailers in how they capture, analyze and use consumer data. This gives visibility to internal and external supply chain partners on how products are made, sold and used. But that visib...
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 education prog...
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 different compan...
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 type of tran...
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 measures now to...
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 chain maturi...
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 logistics and want...
SAFE & COMPLIANT SHIPPING FOR DANGEROUS GOODS
“Dangerous Goods” handling is still dangerous. Despite increasing regulation, many shippers have not yet recognized or embraced the importance of proper handling of dangerous goods. There is an ethical obligation to keep people and products safe. And non-compliance can cause costly delay...
APICS WEBINAR: RESILIENCY VIA SUPPLY CHAIN PREPAREDNESS
Hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions; supply chain and operations management professionals must understand these risks and develop effective plans to prevent disruption. Preparedness is essential, as it takes security one step further in order to ensure companies are always aware an...
A WINNING STRATEGY TO THE SUPPLY CHAIN GAME
Imagine what it would be like if your supply chain management system played like an immersive, graphically compelling video game. You’d open the app, and see orders ready-to-ship, located in a trailer. You’d click the pallet icon, see its contents pop up, then drag and drop the pallet to another are...
TRANSPORTATION BUYING TRENDS FOR 2016
Designed to help you with background for your upcoming transportation contract negotiations, this popular webinar cover trends and predictions for 2016 and beyond in Canada’s transportation industry, with a particular focus on surface transportation. It also includes answers to questions from ...
ACCELERATE TIME TO INSIGHTS - UNLOCK YOUR TRUE GROWTH POTENTIAL
Getting insights to understand your supply chain’s role as a key driver is a critical element of executing on your growth strategy. How can you get this essential information immediately while still ensuring that it’s aligned with your company’s growth strategies?