April 10, 2018

Business Supply Chain Value Center| Loyola University | Chicago, IL

Securing Your Sustainable Supply Chain

In today’s global economy, goods sometimes travel a worldwide circuit with multiple stops before reaching their final destination. This distance between source and recipient offers great potential for confusion. Additionally, today’s consumer wants to understand the what, where, and how of a particularproduct’s provenance. Blockchain technology offers a secure digital ledger in which the multiple participants on a given Supply Chain can update data in real time. Thoughtful incorporation of the Blockchain into your Supply Chain practice offers increased security, transparency, responsiveness and eventually can fully transform your Supply Chain into a hyper-efficient cost-saving, risk-reducing Demand Chain.

Actionable Insights

Fully transform your Supply Chain into a hyper-efficient cost-saving, risk-reducing Demand Chain.

2 Visionary Keynote Speakers

Hear from some of today’s most compelling and sought-after Supply Chain innovators.

Unmatched Networking

Connect with and learn about the latest trends and best practices from Supply Chain senior executives and fellow enthusiasts.

SPEAKERS

Chain Reaction Summit will bring you some of today's most compelling and sought after thought-leaders from the world's biggest brands who are driving change and innovation in the Supply Chain arena.

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CHAIR: Doug Reese

Chief Strat. & Growth Officer

GE Trans. Digital Solutions

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Brad J. Bailey

Research Dir., Capital Markets

Celent, a Div. of Oliver Wyman

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Rachel Cantu

Founder & Managing Partner

SIMPLIFY + GROW

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Bob Dietz

Vice President, Supply Chain

Horizon Steel

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Ibrahim Gokcen

Chief Digital Officer

Maersk

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Nathan Lands

CEO

Binded

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Angel Lorente

Executive Director

Morgan Stanley

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Steven Mavity

SVP, Tech. Svcs. & Corp Quality

Bumble Bee Foods

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Samantha Radocchia

Co-Founder

Chronicled

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Raja Ramachandran

CEO

ripe.io

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Barb Schwarzentraub

Dir., Component Mfg. & SC

Caterpillar Inc.

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Anindya Sengupta

Vice President, Strategy

Prudential

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Rajiv Sondhi

Sr. Dir., Software Engrg., Digital Tech.

Capital One(US/Canada)

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Ashish Srivastava

IT Director

Medtronic

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Brian Tessier

VP, Global SC Innovation

Schneider Electric

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Al Zucco

VP, Sustainable Supply Chain

USG

Thank You to Our 2018 Partners

To learn about 2018 partnership opportunities, please contact Ben Greenzweig, at Ben@momentumevents.com

PROGRAM

*Agenda is subject to change.

Breakfast & Registration

60mins

Doug Reese, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer, GE Transportation Digital Solutions

Chair’s Opening Remarks

15mins

Doug Reese, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer, GE Transportation Digital Solutions

Keynote: Blockchain: A View of the Landscape

30mins

Raja Ramachandran, CEO, ripe.io

Supply Chain Challenge: Transparency Traps

35mins

Raja Ramachandran, CEO, ripe.io

Blockchain Breakthrough: Blockchain + IoT for Unstoppable Supply Chains

30mins

Networking Break

20mins

Ashish Srivastava, IT Director, Medtronic

Prepare for Track and Trace Regulations with Blockchain

35mins

Ashish Srivastava, IT Director, Medtronic

Blockchain Breakthrough: Radical Responsiveness

30mins

Networking Luncheon

 

60mins

Barb Schwarzentraub, Director, Component Manufacturing & Supply Chain, Caterpillar Inc.

Stewarding Supply Chain Security with Blockchain

35mins

Barb Schwarzentraub, Director, Component Manufacturing & Supply Chain, Caterpillar Inc.

Al Zucco, VP, Sustainable Supply Chain, USG

Blockchain and the Sustainable Supply Chain

45mins

Al Zucco, VP, Sustainable Supply Chain, USG

Blockchain Breakthrough: Smart Contracts for a Smarter Supply Chain

30mins

Networking Break

20mins

Steven Mavity, SVP, Technical Services & Corporate Quality, Bumble Bee Foods

Supply Chain Challenge: Consumer Demands for Traceability and Sustainability Steven Mavity, SVP, Technical Services & Corporate Quality, Bumble Bee Foods

35mins

Steven Mavity, SVP, Technical Services & Corporate Quality, Bumble Bee Foods

Blockchain Breakthrough: Tokens for Trust in Tracking

30mins

Brian Tessier, VP, Global Supply Chain Innovation, Schneider Electric

Closing Keynote: The Distributed Ledger Driven Demand Chain

30mins

Brian Tessier, VP, Global Supply Chain Innovation, Schneider Electric

Doug Reese, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer, GE Transportation Digital Solutions

Closing Remarks

15mins

Doug Reese, Chief Strategy & Growth Officer, GE Transportation Digital Solutions

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Business Supply and Chain Value Center

Loyola University | Quinlan School of Business

16 E Pearson St, Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 915-6113

more information

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Attending Global Brands

30

industry leading speakers

13

inspiring sessions

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