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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd 2020

11:00 AM – 11:45 AM:

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM:

12:30 PM – 1:15 PM:

  • Managing Talent: Workforce Challenges in a Pandemic World

    • John Upperman, VP Procurement, Thermo Fisher Scientific
    • Gordon Campbell, VP & CPO, Brinks
    • Willis Weirich, SVP Group Operations, Neiman Marcus
    • Misty Bennett, PhD, Assistant Dean, Central Michigan University
  • A Reset to True Integrated Planning

    • Michael Jacobs, Senior VP Supply Chain, Ferguson
    • Steve David, Vice President of Supply Chain, Ferguson
    • Nicky Cooper, Director of Demand Plan & Inventory Systems, IBM
    • Mark Moon, Associate Professor, University of Tennessee

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM: Peer Groups

2:15 PM – 2:30 PM:

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM:

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM:

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM:

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM:

  • Breakthrough Leadership (sponsored by: Supply Chain Women in Action)
    • Opening remarks: Amy Thorn, CEO, Executive Director, DBM Association
    • Introductions: Jill Barron, VP Supply Chain Strategy, Neiman Marcus
    • Panel:
      • Sandra Reddin, VP Inventory Planning, Purchasing and Logistics Operations, Sprint
      • Ana Lucia Alonzo, VP Global Supply Chain Strategy & Development, Starbucks
      • Ammie McAsey, SVP Distribution Operations, McKesson & Company
      • Cecilia Gaye-Schnell, Divisional Vice President Grocery Central Division, Walmart
      • Misty Bennett, Central Michigan University

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM:


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3rd 2020

11:00 AM – 11:45 AM:

11:45 AM –12:00 PM:

12:00 PM – 12:15 PM:

12:15 PM – 12:30 PM:

12:30 PM – 12:45 PM:

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM:

  • Supply Chain Visibility

    • David Lande, AVP Logistics, CarMax
    • Stephen Jones, VP of IT Services - Supply Chain and R&D, Campbell’s
    • Christian Piller, VP of Value Engineering , project44
  • Tales of the Impossible: Finding Agility in Retail Supply Chain

    • Tim Taylor, Senior VP, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Jockey
    • Scott Munker, SVP Global Supply Chain, JCrew
    • Jody Fitzpatrick, VP Logistics, Canadian Tire
    • Chad Ducote, VP Supply Chain-Grocery Western US, Walmart
    • Tom Goldsby, Professor, Chair of Logistics University of Tennessee

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM: Peer Groups

2:30 PM - 3:10 PM:

  • Integrating Business Unit Strategies Into the Corporate Plan
    • Chip White, Professor, Georgia Tech
    • Jayne Franchino, SVP, Global Operations, Pearson
    • Bob Stewart, VP Corporate Global Strategic Sourcing Services, McDonalds
    • Kandice McLeod, Director - Global Strategic Sourcing Services, McDonalds
    • Ken Smith, Senior Director of Supply Chain, Walmart

3:10 PM - 4:10 PM: Pitch Tank