An outstanding array of Europe’s leading supply chain and logistics thinkers will be speaking at Demand Driven Supply Chain 2009 – the conference for delivering operational and strategic competitive advantage.
The conference, which takes place in London from 13th – 14th October, will be chaired by Roddy Martin, senior vice president research and research fellow at AMR Research. He said: “The theme could not be more relevant as we see early signs of emerging from the economic situation we were in.”
The conference will look at:
* Best practice forecasting tools and techniques for a changing economy: achieving real-time visibility of your end consumers’ requirements
* Overcoming the challenges of supply chain operations working in partnership with sales and marketing to deliver more profitable business
* Improving communication with external partners and developing solutions that share the risk and reward related to variations in demand
* Building flexibility and adaptability into your supply chain operations to meet constantly changing demands
Confirmed speakers include:
Thomas Luther, head of logistics, UK & IE, Nokia
Duncan Lowe, supply chain director, Pepsico International
Padraig Healy, director global supply chain and fulfilment, Dell
Huw Waters, customer logistics director, Procter & Gamble
Fergus Rigley, senior director, logistics & distribution, Microsoft
Frédéric Noël, vice president sales operations & supply chain, Europe, Medtronic International
Matthew White, demand forecasting analyst, Argos
Iain Abel, head of store replenishment, Somerfield
Jan Steuber, supply chain change manager – demand planning, Mars
Nathan Ross, EMEA demand planning manager, Belkin
The conference takes place from 13th – 14th October at the Hilton Metropole Hotel, 225 Edgware Road, London W2 1JU.
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