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JumpStart 2018

DATE: 01/22/2018 - 01/24/2018
LOCATION: Atlanta, GA, United States
WEBSITE: http://www.smc3jumpstart.com

What is Jump Start? It’s a three-day supply chain event produced annually by SMC³ to facilitate deeper knowledge and collaboration between logistics and transportation professionals from carrier, shipper, logistics service provider and technology verticals. Register today for one of transportation’s most strategic educational and networking events, featuring cutting edge, forward-thinking sessions, top-tier presenters and unrivaled networking opportunities.


ProcureCon Facilities

DATE: 01/22/2018 - 01/23/2018
LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
WEBSITE: https://procureconfacilities.wbresearch.com

ProcureCon Facilities is the only senior-level event dedicated to the unique challenges involved with sourcing real estate, construction and facilities management services. Building on 17 years of successful ProcureCon events, ProcureCon Facilities attendees will learn successful strategies for managing offices, buildings and other facilities.


InternetRetailing Expo Indonesia 2018

DATE: 01/24/2018 - 01/25/2018
LOCATION: Jakarta, Indonesia
WEBSITE:  http://www.internetretailingexpo-asia.com/ 

InternetRetailing Expo Indonesia is the place dedicated to retailers and technology providers from across the Asian region to learn from the best about how to connect profitably with their customers – the mistakes, the insights and the best practice.


Emerging Technology Center Re-Opening

DATE: 02/20/2018 -02/21/2018

LOCATION: Orlando, Florida

WEBSITE: https://www.tompkinsinc.com/en-us/Insight/Events/etc-re-opening

Come see the newly updated Tompkins Emerging Technology Center (ETC)!  Discussion sessions and live demonstrations featured at the ETC will include: MonarchFx fulfillment, Tompkins Robotics, Softeon Supply Chain Solutions, SensorThink – Creator of The Connected Warehouse, and more.


SpeedNews 8th Annual Aerospace Raw Materials & Manufacturers Supply Chain Conference

DATE: 03/12/2018
LOCATION: Beverly Wilshire (A Four Seasons Hotel), Beverly Hills, CA
WEBSITE:  http://speednews.com/aerospace-raw-materials-and-manufacturers-supply-chain-conference/information

This Conference is designed to serve a full range of materials and parts manufacturers in the dynamic global commercial and military aircraft markets. The agenda includes topics of interest for equipment OEMs, sub-tier manufacturers, supply chain executives, market analysts, investment bankers, and material and parts suppliers. Speakers will address a range of important topics including supply chain strategies, demand outlook for aerospace part manufacturers, market and supplier trends, innovation and technology, and the impact of new materials challenging traditional material manufacturing.

If you are involved in the aerospace supply chain, this Conference has been developed specifically for you. 


SpeedNews 32nd Annual Commercial Aviation Industry Suppliers Conference

DATE: 03/12/2018 - 03/14/2018
LOCATION: Beverly Wilshire (A Four Seasons Hotel), Beverly Hills, CA
WEBSITE: http://speednews.com/commercial-aviation-industry-suppliers-conference/information

Conference will provide delegates – equipment manufacturers, material suppliers, aviation industry analysts, financial institutions, and marketing executives – with important updates about the commercial aviation industry. Aircraft and engine manufacturers will present status reports on product strategies and market developments. Industry experts will present production and delivery forecasts and review the current economic status of the industry. Supply chain management, maintenance and subcontractor issues will also be addressed.


Clinical Trial Supply Europe 2018

DATE: 03/14/2018 - 03/15/2018
LOCATION: Milan, Italy
WEBSITE:  http://www.arena-international.com/ctseurope?clearcache=1

‘Developing best practices and incorporating novel technologies to meet the demand of more complex, international clinical trial supply.’  CTS Europe returns for the 19th edition, welcoming representatives from 6 of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in Europe, and joined by leading biotech companies across the continent.  Sessions cover all the essentials in clinical supply, from maximising forecasting software to patient centric strategies for supply chain and considering methods to achieve last mile delivery.


Temperature Maintenance of Biopharmaceuticals in Distribution 2018

DATE: 03/14/2018 - 03/15/2018
LOCATION: Milan, Italy

WEBSITE:  http://www.arena-international.com/pharmatemp?clearcache=1

‘Providing a holistic approach to temperature controlled shipping to help address transportation obstacles and regulatory compliance.’  Providing a holistic approach to temperature controlled shipments whilst also addressing transportation obstacles and regulatory compliance. Topics include transportation, GDP compliance, qualification systems and case studies from both cold chain and ambient product perspectives.  Whether you are from a small biotech or a large pharma company this event is the perfect platform to share challenges, network with over 400 industry peers and hear informative case studies.


Last Mile Fulfillment Asia

DATE: 03/15/2018 - 03/16/2018
LOCATION: Singapore

WEBSITE:  www.lmfasia.com

Last Mile Fulfilment Asia is the largest and only region’s conference and exhibition that invites retailers, ecommerce, parcel and logistics companies worldwide to connect, explore business opportunities and collaborate on cross border last mile fulfilment in Asia.  The conference will focus on globalisation 4.0 and strategies to drive retail efficiency and omnichannel experience from brick-and-mortar, in-store to online to warehouse. The exhibition will showcase 100 exhibitors in a new demo zone to try-out the latest material handling equipment and warehousing solutions; a Retail and Marketplace Pavilion (RAMP!) that hosts popular B2B2C companies and their product offerings; and a showcase of innovative start-up companies in Asia region.

 


Demand Forecasting and S&OP Masterclass with Process Improvement Workshop

DATE: 03/26/2018 - 03/28/2018

LOCATION: Singapore

WEBSITE: http://nexviewconsulting.com/events-int/

Join us along with a few MNC's for a high impact training and workshop session on Demand Forecasting and S&OP. We will share our tools, methodologies, and case studies from 20+ years of consulting around the world. We will also work as a single team to improve each other's processes. Our lead instructor, Eric Tinker, has taught and implemented S&OP and supply chain improvements with global corporations across 5 continents. He is the author of several articles and the book, Sales & Operations Planning - RESULTS. To leave adequate time for individual attention on the workshop day, we have room for 2 more companies only.

 


ProcureCon Canada

DATE: 04/16/2018 - 04/18/2018 

LOCATION: Hyatt Regency, Toronto, Ontario

COUNTRY:  Canada

WEBSITE: http://bit.ly/2ETHYIA 

ProcureCon Canada is the only interactive, peer-led conference for senior procurement practitioners in the region. For over 10 years, ProcureCon has helped companies like 3M, Scotiabank, PotashCorp and Kellogg’s transform their procurement programs through innovative workshops and intimate networking sessions. All designed to help take your program beyond cost savings – while having tons of fun! Download the agenda today for more information about the event!


Procurement Negotiations Masterclass

DATE: 04/17/2018 - 04/19/2018
LOCATION: Singapore, Singapore
WEBSITE:  http://www.equip-global.com/procurement-negotiations 

This 3- day, Hands-on Procurement Negotiation Skills Masterclass has been specially developed for procurement and purchasing professionals to learn how you can restore the negotiation advantage to the purchasing or procurement professional. As a result of taking this course, you will gain insight into your own negotiation strengths and weaknesses, learn how to structure your own strategic and tactical negotiating “master plan”, and practice negotiating using real life, real time scenarios to help you sharpen your negotiation skills.


14th Annual Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Relationship Management Conference DATE: 04/17/2018 - 04/18/2018

LOCATION: The Blackstone, Chicago, IL

WEBSITE: https://www.conference-board.org/conferences/conferencedetail.cfm?conferenceid=2954

The 14th Annual Strategic Sourcing & Supplier Relationship Management Conference is a perennial favorite for executives looking to drive their competitive advantage through collaborative relationships. This action-focused, two-day event will explore insights, strategies, and case studies of successful procurement and supplier relationships. As an attendee, you will learn how to develop and implement processes to engage in fruitful supplier relationships. Hear from leading experts who will share knowledge and resources for evolving your supply chain and creating new opportunities. Come and discover how new measurement criteria, mutual success strategies, and a culture of innovation through partnerships can help your organization become an industry leader. 

 


ProcureCon Indirect

DATE: 04/17/18 - 04/18/18

LOCATION: Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Copenhagen

WEBSITE: http://bit.ly/2CaQQfQ 

ProcureCon Indirect is the must attend event for CPOs from industries such as Finance, Travel, Telecoms, Retail, Media and Utilities who are looking to deliver an agile, lean and cost-effective procurement service to their internal customers. ProcureCon Indirect is Europe’s leading forum to access 100+ procurement professionals and over 70 CPO’s and heads of procurement in one place at one time. Through inspirational keynotes and small, interactive working groups, attendees gain practical insights into how to drive eProcurement, RPA and digitalization strategies and meet every challenge ahead.

 


Inflection Summit, Awards and Business Challenge 2018

DATE: 04/19/2018

LOCATION: Mumbai

WEBSITE: http://www.thealdenglobal.com

Inflection - Mumbai is the next event in our Global event series, last held in Singapore - Oct 2017. This summit features a line-up of thought-provoking speakers, inspirational keynotes, information exchange breakouts, panel discussions, plus unprecedented networking and Awards on IoT, cyber security, artificial intelligence, machine learning, analytics, supply chain, logistics, procurement and warehousing.


Modern Slavery & Human Rights in Supply Chain Conference

DATE: 04/19/2018 - 04/20/2018
LOCATION: Central London
WEBSITE:  https://front-group.co.uk/modernslavery/registration/

The purpose of the 3rd Modern Slavery & Human Rights in Supply Chain Conference is to equip businesses with actionable insights and a good understanding of how the issues of forced labour and human rights abuse can be eradicated from their supply chain.  The Conference will provide a sufficiently distinctive, collaborative and solution-packed two-day agenda. You are guaranteed focussed corporate learning at its best through practical case studies, interactive roundtable discussions and open Q&As.


Clinical Operations in Oncology Trials West Coast 2018

DATE: 04/24/2018 - 04/25/2018 
LOCATION: Burlingame, CA

WEBSITE: http://www.arena-international.com/oncologywestcoast/

This unique event brings together leading pharma and biotech professionals working in the oncology space from across the West Coast region. After a hugely successful 2017 event, the Clinical Operations in Oncology Trials West Coast Conference will be returning to Burlingame for its 5th edition, with more content and senior level speakers than before.


O&G Supply Chain Compliance

DATE: 04/24/18 - 04/26/18

LOCATION: Magnolia Hotel Houston, Houston

WEBSITE: http://sccompliance-us.com/?<wbr>utm_source=SCB

O&G Supply Chain Compliance, in it’s 8th year, will be uniting compliance and supply chain professionals together to benchmark the design and implementation of programs to mitigate major emerging financial and reputational regulatory risks. This year we will be drilling down into the emerging challenges in trade and human rights compliance, along with how to integrated more anti-corruption programs.


Advanced R&D Sourcing & Procurement in Pharma Summit

DATE: 04/30/18 - 05/01/18

LOCATION: The Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston

WEBSITE: http://advanced-procurement-<wbr>in-pharma.com/?utm_source=SCB

As the only procurement meeting with an R&D focus, the 2nd Annual R&D Sourcing & Procurement in Pharma Summit will bring together market leaders from Procurement, Category Management, Sourcing & Outsourcing to explore and benchmark best practice in scientific sourcing and procurement - from early drug discovery through to clinical phases. The unique positioning and niche focus allows in-depth discussion and learning's from industry peers, enabling you to become a value generating partner for drug development teams. With an increasing industry emphasis and focus on strategic sourcing and category management during pre-clinical activities, the 2nd annual meeting will set to take a deep dive in these fast transforming areas.


NASSTRAC 2018 Shippers Conference and Transportation Expo

DATE:  04/29/2018 - 05/01/2018

LOCATION:  Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, FL

WEBSITE:  https://www.nasstrac.org/?page=Conf_MainPage

At the 2018 NASSTRAC Shippers Conference and Transportation Expo, we believe we believe you can choose your own experience – learn more about our revamped conference. Join your fellow shippers and carriers in April to hear from industry leaders and change-makers. Just a few days of NASSTRAC education will provide you with a new perspective on how to increase your value. When you improve your performance you not only better your career, you better your company. 


Supply Chain Leadership Forum

DATE: 04/30/2018 - 05/02/2018

LOCATION: The Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

WEBSITE: https://www.tompkinsinc.com/sclf/

The Tompkins Supply Chain Leadership Forum (SCLF) brings supply chain executives together from various industries to Connect, Share, and Learn.  Connect and network with 200+ peers and colleagues in your industry.  Share your knowledge, experiences, and challenges with others in your industry.  Learn from subject matter experts who will share the latest trends and content in supply chain and how it can be applied to your own operation.


SpeedNews 6th Annual Aerospace Manufacturing Conference

DATE: 05/1/2018 - 05/2/2018 
LOCATION: Omni Royal New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

WEBSITE:  http://speednews.com/aerospace-manufacturing-conference/information

This Conference will bring together leading manufacturers and suppliers in the aerospace industry to present updates and developments in manufacturing operations, capabilities and processes, innovation within manufacturing, modern machining technologies, and industry automation. The Conference themes are very much operational in nature and our speakers and panelists have tremendous hands-on manufacturing experience.  The Conference will focus on all key manufacturing aspects including: tooling, machining, components, electronics, advanced materials engineering, and technological systems. Delegates will discover what is behind the Internet of Things (IoT), Additive Manufacturing (AM) and Big Data, and gain valuable information about the Auto and Aero industries, and how they learn from each other.


Coupa Inspire'18

DATE:  05/06/2018 - 05/09/2018

LOCATION:  Fairmount Hotel, San Francisco, CA

WEBSITE:  https://www.coupa.com/inspire/

With access to 40 sessions, 100+ expert speakers from the Coupa ecosystem, and countless demos and expert one-on- ones, you can’t miss this once a year opportunity for thought leadership, learning and networking. Check out our ever-growing agenda and book your ticket to Inspire’18 today. 


7th Supply Chain Finance Summit

DATE: 05/9/2018 - 05/10/2018 

LOCATION: Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Dubai

WEBSITE: http://icc.academy/

The ICC Academy is pleased to invite you to the 7th Supply Chain Finance (SCF) Summit  that will be held on 9-10 May 2018 in Dubai.

Returning for its seventh edition, the summit will gather over 200 top trade and supply chain finance specialists from across domestic and international trade community. Designed to cover topics that are globally important and from a MENA perspective, the summit aims to cover topics ranging from the role of SCF in emerging markets to alternative finance/fintech and from the One Belt, One Road Initiative to addressing the compliance agenda in Supply Chain Finance.


Connected & Autonomous Vehicles

DATE: 05/14/2018 - 05/17/2018

LOCATION: Santa Clara Convention Center, CA

WEBSITE: https://goo.gl/1KvM76

Connected & Autonomous Vehicles (co-located with Internet of Things World) returns to Santa Clara on May 14-17, 2018. The auto industry is on the brink of a revolution, and the driving force is the suite of technologies known as the Internet of Things. The co-location of these 2 events allow the entire ecosystem to come together, made up of 12,000 connected technology & automotive professionals. At Connected & Autonomous Vehicles, we will delve into the hottest topics which are influencing this change. From vehicle electrification and infrastructure to the evolution of ADAS and vehicle automation to enhanced connectivity and new mobility models, no rock will be left unturned. Save 15% with the code SCB15.


Internet of Things World

DATE:  5/14/2018 - 5/17/2018

LOCATION:  Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA

WEBSITE:  http://bit.ly/2IC0mIG

Internet of Things World is the world’s largest and most comprehensive IoT event, taking place in the heart of Silicon Valley. Celebrating its 5th anniversary, this year’s event will welcome 12,000+ attendees, 450+ speakers, and 300+ exhibitors. 

With a focus on IoT in action, Internet of Things World provides a unique place to network and learn with the growing IoT community, and delivers business-critical information to help you achieve ROI & real-world results from IoT.

The conference agenda covers strategic and technical content from every sector, including manufacturing & supply chain, smart cities, energy & utilities, connected cars, smart home, healthcare, smart buildings & construction, plus much more. 

In addition to conference passes, the event offers free expo only passes to browse the expo hall with access to selected stages and opportunities to meet new suppliers.

For more information or to register for a pass that suits your needs, visit http://bit.ly/2IC0mIG


Internet of Supply Chain

DATE: 05/15/2018 - 05/16/2018 
LOCATION: Berlin, Germany

WEBSITE:  https://iosc-de.internetofbusiness.com 

The Internet of Things is poised to disrupt traditional supply chain operations, as tighter production margins and increasing globalisation and complexity drive businesses to implement a more connected, intelligent and scalable end to end strategy.  The 2nd Annual Internet of Supply Chain conference is the only event of its kind in Europe. If you are a forward-thinking supply chain and logistics professional, this conference is for you, providing you with insight to transform your supply chain strategy, deliver transparency, value and efficiency throughout your business by revolutionising your inventory, warehouse and fleet management.


ProcureCon Travel

DATE:  05/16/2018 - 05/17/2018

LOCATION:  Green Valley Ranch, Henderson, NV

WEBSITE:  http://bit.ly/2A8MqFC 

ProcureCon Travel provides you with the critical strategies and cutting-edge innovations you need to prepare for the future of travel procurement. You’ll attend 35+ interactive sessions led by 40+ inspiring speakers who are transforming the travel procurement function at some of the world’s largest companies. All while meeting with 150+ of your peers who are excited to benchmark, talk shop, and have some fun!  As a valued SupplyChainBrain subscriber, you can save an extra 25% on your ticket to attend. Just use code PCT18SCB when registering.


XChain2: Blockchain for Supply Chain & Logistics

DATE:  05/21/2018 - 05/22/2018

LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Houston Intercontinental Airport, Houston, TX

WEBSITE:  https://blockchainsupplychain.io/

Join us for a 2-day exploration of Blockchain technologies to see how such applications can improve supply chain efficiencies, optimize performances, streamline contractual procedures, secure additional financing and incentives, eliminate corruption, plus much more.  Hear from end users and leading Blockchain experts to discover who has started implementing these technologies and understand what their perceived return on investment will be. This event is for strategic decision makers who manage the supply chain process and finances of such operations. 


Manhattan Momentum

DATE:  05/21/2018 - 05/24/2018

LOCATION:  Diplomat Hotel, Hollywood, FL

WEBSITE:  https://www.manh-momentum.com/

Join Manhattan for Momentum 2018, and meet the next generation of active software and solutions designed to help your enterprise maximize efficiency and exceed expectations. Learn what's new and prepare for what's next in digital commerce technology while gathering industry insight that helps you maximize your potential every step of the way.


Future of Finance Summit

DATE: 05/23/2018 - 05/25/2018

LOCATION: Beijing, China

WEBSITE: http://forums.theasianbanker.com/fof-summit2018

The future of Finance Summit on May 23-25, 2018 is an exciting, all-inclusive annual gathering that will bring together a wide range of players from the financial services industry as well as finch players and technology companies. We will feature a host of amazing, unique, and out-of-box speakers and panelists who will help us break through our thinking on the transformations that happen globally.


Bio Supply Management Alliance BSMA Europe

DATE:  05/25/2018 - 05/25/2018

LOCATION: Rolex Center Lausanne Switzerland

WEBSITE:  http://www.bsmaeurope.com

BSMA - Bio Supply Management Alliance - is a true global unique community with an organization based in USA, Europe & Asia.  The BSMA Europe annual event will benefit from top executives (functions such as Global Supply Chain Managers, COO's, VP Operations,...) presence from: Bayer, GSK, UCB, Illumina, Pfizer, Galderma, Merck, AstraZeneca, Sanofi, and many more...

The BSMA Europe will be the third event of the BSMA Europe Community. The event welcomes more than 300 worldwide professionals under under this year's themes : 

-The digitalization of the Biopharma supply chain industry.

-Industry 360° vision

-Digitalization business cases of biopharma companies

-Cold chain management

-1st analyze of medicine & healthcare challenges

-Monte-Carlo simulation applied on supply chain

-View of the last mile - NGO's & non-profits

Please register here for the event : http://www.bsmaeurope.com/register/
Contact: Franck Toussaint BSMA fto@biologeurope.com +32 498 90 26 07


Retail and Restaurant Facilities Summit 2018

DATE: 06/03/16 - 06/05/18

LOCATION: JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Las Vegas, NV

WEBSITE: www.opalgroup.net/trk/<wbr>rrfsc1804.html

Retail and Restaurant Facilities Summit is an invitation-only, high-level meeting that will gather Senior Executives from the largest retailers and restaurant chains across the nation. B2B leaders and growth hackers will have a chance to delve into discussions cultivating the design, development, construction, and operations field prompting actionable results.
In an ever-changing industry, the Restaurant and Retail Facilities Summit will introduce you to fresh insight on how to tackle some of the most pressing issues in the branding, design, and construction process with fellow executives undergoing similar experiences. This program will provide a forum to exchange groundbreaking concepts to take away and apply to future projects. Visit www.opalgroup.net/trk/<wbr>rrfsc1804.html for more info!

 


GS1 Connect 2018

DATE:  06/05/2018 - 06/07/2018

LOCATION: JW Marriot Phoenix Desert Ridge, Phoenix, AZ

WEBSITE:  www.gs1connect.org

GS1 Connect 2018 will feature experts from the healthcare, retail, foodservice and grocery industries who will share GS1 Standards implementation best practices to address today’s most pressing business challenges. The theme of the conference, “Accelerate,” reflects the urgency and velocity of change needed to evolve at the pace of the consumer, technology and business models. Brand, retailer and distributor hosted “How to Do Business With” sessions, Trading Partner Roundtables, the “Standardsville” exhibit area, Tech Track, various networking opportunities provide numerous opportunities for attendees to connect and learn. GS1 US University certificate courses and workshops are offered for those looking to build their GS1 Standards foundational knowledge and maximize the conference program.


4th Annual ComplianceOnline Medical Device Summit 2018

DATE: 06/07/2018 - 06/08/2016

LOCATION: Omni San Francisco Hotel, San Francisco, CA

WEBSITE: https://www.complianceonline.com/medical-device-summit-seminar-training-80231SEM-prdsm?channel=MP_SCB_MDS_8023

This Summit will feature speakers and executives from FDA/CDRH, FBI and FDA Information Repository (IRAI) and companies like Philips, Deloitte Advisory, J&J, Baxter, Virginia Tech University, Adherent Health, LLC, Skylit Medical, InterVene, Inc., HirLan, Inc. and several other leading organizations.  


Knowledge Innovation Summit

DATE: 06/05/2018
LOCATION: Netherlands

WEBSITE: https://kisummit.eu/

During this Summit knowledge institutions share new knowledge and insights into (open) innovation (processes) with representatives of industry associations, consultancy agencies and governments. They translate these insights into practical instruments that are useful to small and medium-sized businesses. In addition, knowledge institutions can present their offerings in the field of internships and research, where the participants can match their question.


American Biomanufacturing Summit 2018

DATE: 6/14/2018 - 6/15/2018

LOCATION: Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, San Francisco, CA

WEBSITE: https://biomanamerica.com

Professionals in the biopharmaceutical industry are invited to join the most senior-level gathering of biomanufacturing executives in North America at Generis Group's American Biomanufacturing Summit.  This event brings together 200+ EVPs, SVPs, VPs and Directors in Biologics Manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain, Technical Operations, Engineering, Facilities and Operations for networking with peers, insight on the latest trends and inspiration from the leaders of the industry.


DMDII Supply Chain Technology Showcase

DATE:  06/19/2018

LOCATION:  UI Labs, Illinois

WEBSITE:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supply-chain-technology-showcase-exploring-emerging-technologies-tickets-45237138499?aff=orst

Join DMDII for a technology showcase focused on exploring digital technologies that span the supply chain from supplier identification, procurement, and logistics, through the end user. At this event, the manufacturing community will explore and interact with technologies being developed through a newly launched DMDII project as well as by cutting-edge startups and solution providers who are revolutionizing the way we think about using technology, such as blockchain, to increase supply chain effectiveness.


ProcureCon IT Sourcing

DATE:  06/19/2018 - 06/21/2018

LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency, Denver, CO

WEBSITE:  http://bit.ly/2HXYFoq

ProcureCon IT Sourcing provides you with the critical strategies you need to prepare for the future of IT procurement. You’ll attend 40+ interactive sessions led by 60+ inspiring speakers who are transforming the IT procurement function at some of the world’s largest companies. All while meeting with 200+ of your peers who are excited to benchmark, talk shop, and have some fun! ProcureCon IT Sourcing is designed to give you the time you need to meet new people and to deepen prior relationships.


The International Smart Logistics and Supply Chain Congress APAC 2018

DATE:  06/20/2018 - 06/21/2018

LOCATION:  TBD, Singapore

WEBSITE:  http://www.szwgroup.com/international-smart-logistics-and-supply-chain-congress-apac-2018

The International Smart Logistics and Supply Chain Congress APAC 2018 is the only and the most pragmatic International Smart Logistics and Supply Chain event in APAC. With the theme of “Technologies Empower Logistics and Supply Chain Transformation: Getting Digital, Automatic and Smart”, the Congress is designed to explore the potentials of new technologies in logistics and supply chain transformation under the background of industry 4.0 and retail revolution, and to share the best practices all around the world.


Global Integrated Business Planning Summit

DATE:  06/21/2018 - 06/22/2018
LOCATION:  Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
WEBSITE:  https://www.ibp-summit.com/

This conference brings a unique opportunity to discuss how to keep making the right business case for your IBP journey and achieve financial and commercial engagement. By attending this event, you will be able to discuss the global trend of IBP and good case practices, how to embed financial forecasting into Business planning, how to deal with volatility and complexity, and how to turn IBP into an effective strategy tool. You will participate in interactive discussions on how to bring information from your S&OP process down into your day-to-day activities for execution, while exploring innovative approaches and new planning methods. 

 


12th Edition Model Risk Conference

DATE: 06/25/2018 - 06/27/2018

LOCATION:  New York, NY

WEBSITE: https://goo.gl/PiWkuN

This GFMI conference will provide firms with practical tools to enhance infrastructure capabilities and improve model lifecycle management, in order to foster faster responses to changing regulatory demands. Attendees will explore best practices for employing advanced analytics and improving quantitative capabilities to help further optimize model validation techniques. Finally, attendees will evaluate the CCAR 2018 results to improve 2019 submissions. Hear key practical case studies from companies such as Federal Reserve Board, AIG, BNP Paribas, Federal Housing Finance Agency, Santander, U.S. Bank, and many more!


Advanced Maintenance Planning & Scheduling Masterclass 2018

DATE: 06/26/2018 - 06/29/2018 
LOCATION: Singapore

WEBSITE:  http://www.equip-global.com/advanced-maintenance-planning-and-scheduling

Based on 35 years of real-life industrial experience of the trainer in maintenance planning and scheduling, this 4-day training course from 26-29 June 2018 in Singapore is designed to build competency in maintenance planning and scheduling. The techniques that participants will learn in this course will allow for effective planning and scheduling of maintenance resources. The course will cover all the fundamentals and advanced methods and applications that a suitably qualified professional would use in carrying out fully functional plant maintenance. In summary, the course provides a step-by-step practical guide to best practices of maintenance planning and scheduling that will essentially reduce maintenance costs and deliver maximum business benefits.


ProcureCon Asia 2018

DATE: 07/10/2018 - 07/12/2018

LOCATION: Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa, Singapore

WEBSITE: http://bit.ly/2pmHrcL

Since 2013, the top procurement minds have gathered in Singapore in July for our flagship Asian Procurement conference. With forward-looking content, and unique session formats that ensure you learn and network most effectively, ProcureCon Asia is designed with the goal of helping to deliver an agile, lean and cost-effective procurement service to all internal stakeholders.


Advanced Materials for Defense Summit

DATE:  07/11/2018 - 07/12/2018

LOCATION:  The Mary M Gates Learning Center, Alexandria, VA

WEBSITE:  http://materials.dsigroup.org/

DSI’s Advanced Materials for Defense Summit will detail DoD initiatives to facilitate and implement technology-based options for advanced materials and manufacturing processes. The program will discuss the utilization of strategic materials and manufacturing processes and how they significantly alter the cost, sustainability, and readiness capabilities of DoD logistics operations.


Midwest Association of Rail Shippers Summer Meeting

DATES:  07/16/2018 - 07/17/2018

LOCATION:  Grand Geneva Resort, Lake Geneva, WI

WEBSITE:  http://www.mwrailshippers.com

251st meeting of the Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS) will be held July 16–17, 2018 at the Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. The theme for the meeting is “Life Beyond Operating Ratio—Growing Pains.”


UK Digital Finance Leadership Programme

DATES: 07/23/2018 - 07/27/2018

LOCATION: UK

WEBSITE: http://forums.theasianbanker.<wbr>com/the-uk-digital-finance-<wbr>2018

The Asian Banker Digital Finance Leadership Programme in London is designed as a five-day programme for senior managers, board members and chief executives from around the world to interact directly with key players defining the industry today. Delegates will be provided with an exclusive all-rounded set of line-ups – from Fintech workshops and panel discussion with London’s venture capital community, to 13 site visits to organizations such as Startupbootcamp Fintech, London Stock Exchange, Barclays’ Rise London and many more. 10% discount will be given to all representatives and members of SCB (Promo-code: UKDFLPspecial). The registration fee includes accommodation. Please contact Orlanda Poblete at opoblete@theasianbanker.com for more details and group discounts. 


Contingent Staffing

DATE:  07/30/2018 - 08/01/2018

LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, MN

WEBSITE:  https://bit.ly/2HmvRsm

Contingent Staffing is a peer-led, interactive conference designed to help procurement & HR executives build a comprehensive strategy that saves both time and money. Get both sourcing and HR insights from 50+ senior level HR and Procurement leaders from Thomson Reuters, IBM, Microsoft, Sanofi, Allstate, and more. All while meeting 150+ motivated practitioners looking to make new connections and transform their contingent workforce.


Supply Chain & Logistics Indonesia

DATE:  08/01/2018 - 08/02/2018

LOCATION:  Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia

WEBSITE:  http://www.sclindonesia.com

Indonesia is on the tipping point of high growth in its industrial, consumer and manufacturing sectors. The new focus on Industry 4.0 implementation will be step forward in achieving these objectives. The policy framework is conducive, local demand and consumption is a key driver, the acceptance of Indonesian products in global markets is increasing and Indonesia is uniquely positioned to take a part of the demand that is shifting due to the increasing costs in China.


Retail Delivery Connect 2018

DATE:  08/12/2018 - 08/14/2018

LOCATION:  The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

WEBSITE: https://retaildeliveryconnect.wbresearch.com/

Now in its 4th year, Retail Delivery Connect 2018 is an interactive forum where senior level executives come together to discuss current trends, lessons learned and best practices in retail logistics/supply chain.   Retail Delivery Connect was launched to provide retailers with high-level networking with other retailers and pre-qualified meetings with solution providers, this is a high-profile, niche gathering separate from our other conferences.  Attendance is invitation-only and is strictly limited to 75 of the most influential and innovative online and multi-channel retail executives.


ProcureCon Direct 2018

DATE:  08/21/2018 - 08/22/2018

LOCATION:  Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA

WEBSITE:  https://bit.ly/2Hf9geb

The Only Dedicated Direct Procurement Conference In North America... ProcureCon Direct is the only senior-level conference solely dedicated to the unique challenges facing direct sourcing and procurement. Building upon the successful 17 year history of ProcureCon conferences, ProcureCon Direct is customized for those handling commodities, components and raw materials.  Please use Discount Code PCD18SCB when registering!


LogiPharma - Supply Chain. Optimized.

DATE:  09/05/2018 - 09/06/2018

LOCATION:  Hilton Penn’s Landing, Philadelphia, PA

WEBSITE:  http://bit.ly/2GKouGK

LogiPharma is a senior-level conference for supply chain VPs and Directors from leading biotechs and pharmaceutical manufacturers. We’re the only end-to-end global supply chain event designed to help you strengthen operations in an informative and interactive setting. Learn how to better serve your customers through complete supply chain visibility and minimize costs in a dynamic healthcare environment at LogiPharma.  Special Discount Code for SupplyChainBrain members: LP18SCB

 


8th Annual Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit

DATE: 09/19/2018 - 09/20/2018

LOCATION: Novotel Shanghai Hongqiao

WEBSITE: http://manufacturing.sco-summit.com/2018/

2018 Theme: Connected, Tailored, Sustainable 

Rethink your supply chain in the era of AI and Automation

The industrial revolution we’re experiencing now, is powered by advancements that include smart manufacturing, robotics, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT): Seeing around corners - in 360°; Viewing the fourth wave - in 3D; Advanced manufacturing - on autopilot; Building intelligent factories - in the cloud; Robots on the rise - managed by humans. Artificial intelligence (AI), also known as cognitive technology, is increasingly being adopted by leading businesses – and one of the initial trending areas of application is in supply chain. Harness AI and the latest robotics technology to build out Supply Chain Digital Transformation Journey. Professional talent is even more important as a competitive differentiator. To meet a company’s strategic objectives in the future, ever greater competencies in the talent pool will be required.

MSCO is a peer-led learning and networking opportunity for forward-thinking supply chain leaders to build future-fit supply chains that both drive progress on top supply chain priorities and advance the sustainable business agenda.


FUEL 2018

DATE:  09/19/2018 - 09/21/2018

LOCATION:  Loews Chicago Hotel, Chicago, IL

WEBSITE:  http://envistafuel.com/

Join us for FUEL 2018, enVista's supply chain, transportation and unified commerce executive summit and educational conference, September 19-21, 2018 in Chicago. Connect with dozens of executives at our intimate educational conference designed to address your biggest supply chain, transportation and unified commerce challenges. Join dozens of industry leaders and client presenters for dynamic keynote and breakout sessions, industry roundtables and interactive learning opportunities. Plus, network and socialize during our cocktail receptions and our Spirit of Chicago dinner cruise on Lake Michigan. Fuel your organization’s transportation results and your own growth.


8th Annual Pharmacovigilance, Drug Safety & Risk Management

DATE: 09/20/2018 - 09/21/2018

LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA

WEBSITE: https://goo.gl/SXfYKu

The marcus evans 8th Annual Pharmacoviligance, Drug Safety & Risk Management Conference will address emerging trends in risk management, reporting automation and other surveillance strategies. Participants will discuss the latest strategies and tactics in building a comprehensive enterprise wide PV framework. Hear key practical case studies from companies such as AstraZeneca, Incyte, AbbVie, Bristol-Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer, Celgene, and many more!

 


The 4th Modern Slavery & Human Rights in Supply Chain Conference

DATE:  09/24/2018 - 09/25/2018

LOCATION:  Norton Rose Fulbright, 3 More London Riverside, London

WEBSITE:  http://bit.ly/2sSRCYs

The purpose of the 4th Modern Slavery &Human Rights in Supply Chain Conference is to equip businesses with actionable insights and a good understanding of how the issues of forced labour and human rights abuse can be eradicated from their supply chain.  The Conference will provide a sufficiently distinctive, collaborative and solution-packed two-day agenda. You are guaranteed focussed corporate learning at its best through practical case studies, interactive roundtable discussions and open Q&As.  Led by the world’s top brands, you will hear from senior supply chain, compliance, and sustainability practitioners alongside leading policymakers.
Get a full overview of the conference with your event brochure here: https://front-group.co.uk/modernslavery/brochure/
Register your place today with your 10% discount – enter “FG10” here: https://front-group.co.uk/modernslavery/registration/


Parcel Forum '18 Chicago

DATE:  09/24/2018 - 09/26/2018

LOCATION:  Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel - Chicago, IL

WEBSITE:  www.parcelforum.com 

For the past 16 years, PARCEL Forum has been the only conference dedicated to serving the unique and ever-changing needs of professionals who are responsible for the shipping, warehousing, packaging, distribution and delivery of parcels. The industry’s only peer-driven, peer-reviewed and peer-produced conference  has helped thousands of parcel shipping professionals learn how to ship more packages, more frequently, more efficiently, and more cost-effectively.


8th Edition Third Party Vendor Risk Management for Financial Institutions

DATE: 09/26/2018 - 09/28/2018

LOCATION: San Francisco, CA, United States of America

WEBSITE: https://goo.gl/Asn9xV 

Attending this GFMI conference will give you the critical insight to combat the prominent issues surrounding third party risk management in your firm. During this conference we will address the latest regulatory requirements and priorities, so financial institutions can streamline their TPRM strategies to ensure compliance. Additionally, delegates will augment their approach for 4th party risk management by developing a comprehensive risk rating system and calculating their concentration risk tolerance in order to enhance control of their supply chains. Furthermore, we will address best practices for improving cyber and information security by optimizing vendor oversight programs to ensure effective controls are in place to mitigate data security risks. Attendees will also advance their disaster recovery strategies by developing their incident scenarios and improving their disaster response times to ensure business continuity. Moreover, industry experts will share their practical knowledge of shared assessments in order to allow delegates to develop comprehensive frameworks to improve time and cost efficiency in their firms.


Shared Services & Finance Transformation

DATE:  9/27/2018 - 9/28/2018

LOCATION:  Hotel Catalonia Eixample 1864 - Barcelona, Spain

WEBSITE:  https://axiomgroupe.com/index.php/shared-services-finance-transformation-conference-september-2018.html

Get an intensive analysis of facts, figures data and practical methods from our experts from: European Commission, Adidas, LafargeHolcim, Adient, Group SEB and more to solve your organizational problems and benchmark your strategies with your peers to improve and develop your processes. We emphasize interaction and exhange of information to discuss the impact of digitalization on businesses.


CSCMP EDGE

DATE:  09/30/2018 - 10/03/2018

LOCATION:  Gaylord Opryland, Nashville, TN

WEBSITE:  https://cscmpedge.org

Celebrating 50 years as supply chain's premier event.™  The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) hosts the must-attend supply chain event of the year — CSCMP's Annual Global Conference, 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 chain in the future.  Attending the EDGE supply chain conference exposes you to innovative ideas, provides networking opportunities with professional contacts and advances your professional skills.


APICS 2018

DATE:  09/30/2018 - 10/02/2018

LOCATION:  Convention Center, Chicago, IL

WEBSITE:  http://www.apics.org/annual-conference/home

Join Us In Chicago, September 30-October 2, 2018 For The Premier Conference From The Leading Authority In Supply Chain Education!  Each year, the APICS annual conference brings together thousands of professionals from around the world, covering all areas of the value chain. Whether you’re in logistics, procurement, manufacturing, or planning, APICS 2018 will have something for you!  Explore topics related to your role, or expand your horizons (and your skill set) by attending new learnings and trainings. APICS 2018 learning paths are inspired by the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model, with sessions divided into six buckets: Plan, Source, Make, Deliver, Return, Enable.


APQC's Process and Performance Management Conference

DATE:  10/01/2018 - 10/05/2018

LOCATION:  The Houstonian Hotel, Houston, TX

WEBSITE:  http://www.apqc.org/ppmc18

Nearly 90% of organizations feel the process management discipline must change to stay relevant in today’s business according to APQC's research. Are you ready? Join more than 200 process practitioners and business professionals at the 6th annual APQC Process and Performance Management Conference. Equip yourself with the tools and tactics to communicate the value of process management, advance process and improvement initiatives, and sustain behavior change so that it becomes part of your organization’s DNA.


American Pharma Outsourcing Summit 2018

DATE: 10/02/2018 - 10/03/2018

LOCATION: Crowne Plaza Hotel - Cherry Hill, Philadephia, PA

WESITE: https://posummit.com

Professionals in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industry are invited to join the most senior-level gathering of outsourcing executives in North America at Generis Group’s American Pharma Outsourcing Summit.  This event brings together 150+ VPs and Directors in Outsourcing, External Manufacturing, Supply Operations, Quality, CMC, Technical Operations, Development, Procurement and Supply Chain for networking with peers, insight on the latest trends and inspiration from the leaders of the industry.


Supply Chain Finance - APAC

DATE:  10/03/2018 - 10/04/2018

LOCATION:  Westin Hotel, Singapore

WEBSITE:  https://bcrpub.com/events/supply-chain-finance-summit-apac

BCR’s inaugural Supply Chain Finance Summit-APAC in Singapore focuses on the growth of supply chain finance across the APAC region.  With local governments, international and regional banks; and investors all actively encouraging the development of local and cross-border SCF programmes, it is now, more than ever before, vital to review the latest developments in this market and understand how to capitalise on opportunities in this region. Join us in Singapore to hear from the industry's thought leaders, engage in debate, network with your peers and help define the future of working capital.


http://www.ecommerceexpoasia.comeCommerce Expo Asia

DATE: 10/10/18 - 10/11/18

LOCATION: Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre

WEBSITE: www.ecommerceexpoasia.com

eCommerce Expo Asia will finally be brought over from the UK! From 10th – 11th October, the two days of this comprehensive event engagement, hosted at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, will offer attendees a wealth of solutions and education on the rapidly expanding Asia-Pacific ecommerce marketplace with just one FREE ticket. 


The IoT Solutions World Congress

DATE: 10/16/2018 - 10/18/2018
LOCATION: Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

WEBSITE: http://bit.ly/2I22mcB      

The IoT Solutions World Congress is the leading event worldwide that links the Internet of Things with the Industry. The next edition will take place 16–18 October, 2018 in Barcelona! The event will focus in 7 dedicated areas: Connected Transport, Manufacturing, Energy, Healthcare, Buildings, Open Industry & Enabling IoT, and will also have 2 co-located events: Blockchain Solutions World & AI & Cognitive Systems Forum.  CODES:  For attendee discount: 3293EB5D.  For expo discount: 0FB0977F.


Supply Chain Finance Masterclass

DATE:  10/16/2018 - 10/16/2018

LOCATION:  Reed Smith LLP, London

WEBSITE:  https://bcrpub.com/events/supply-chain-finance-masterclass

Attend this advanced and comprehensive workshop to gain a practical understanding of the characteristics of the market and sector, an appreciation of the challenges of working capital management in the supply chain, the various forms, and how supply chain finance can operate to the benefit of all parties.  Held ahead of the Supply Chain Finance Forum in London, the masterclass will provide your company with a comprehensive overview of unlocking liquidity through supply chain finance.


Supply Chain Finance Forum

DATE:  10/17/2018 - 10/17/2018

LOCATION:  Reed Smith LLP, London

WEBSITE:  https://bcrpub.com/events/supply-chain-finance-forum

BCR’s inaugural Supply Chain Finance Forum in London focuses on the industry’s emerging evolutionary trends and in particular the move towards targeting the largely untapped mid-cap buyers market. The forum will showcase innovations within supply chain finance for the mid-market, new arbitrage opportunities this market can provide, and review developing markets such as Asia and other high interest rate regions.


e2eCommerce Indonesia Expo & Conference

DATE: 10/17/18 - 10/18/18

LOCATION: Kartika Expo, Balai Kartini, Jakarta – Indonesia

WEBSITE: http://www.e2ecommerce-indonesia.com

Organized by PT Omni eComm Expo, e2eCommerce Indonesia is a conference and exposition that curates an ecosystem-based platform to accelerate Indonesia's digital economy. Themed "Be Digital. Go Global," the third edition will act as a platform for the Indonesia eCommerce industry to bring together key players to encourage conversations on both strategic and operational issues and help bring forth the advance system  solution for brands and retailers, eCommerce / marketplace operators, parcel, and logistics players for Indonesia.


Supply Chain & Logistics Arabia 

DATE:  10/23/2018 - 10/24/2018

LOCATION:  The Address Dubai Marina

WEBSITE:  http://www.sclarabia.com

The 2017 statistics show a resurgent UAE and a further strengthening GCC economy. SCL Arabia in its second edition will aim to assist the economic growth in the region by bringing to the forefront best practice in Supply Chain Management and suggesting strategies that can help GCC businesses prepare for the next level of growth. The current edition will lay special focus on two sectors Food & Perishables and Retail the key driving sectors of the region in addition to addressing the issues pertaining to SCM in general.


Blockchain Mastery For Supply Chain

DATE: 11/29/2018 - 11/30/2018

LOCATION: Miami, FL

WEBSITE: http://blockchainsupplychain.<wbr>infinitigroup.eu/

Infiniti Group is bringing one of the foremost global experts at the intersection of blockchain and supply chain, Enrico Camerinelli, to Miami on the 29th and 30th of November 2018, to hold a one-of-a-kind, deep immersion course for senior executives.


The 2 days will include a deep dive into the fundamentals and building blocks of the technology, a vigorous look at the practical implications, a critical analysis of currently existing solutions, hands on excercises to map out blockchain based solutions in different parts of the supply chain cycle, setting up a blockchain strategy for your own company and much, much more!


For details, visit the website of the training: http://blockchainsupplychain.<wbr>infinitigroup.eu/


Supply Chain Controlling and Performance Management

DATE: 12/03/18 - 12/05/18

LOCATION: Berlin, Germany

WEBSITE: https://goo.gl/6pXjCZ

This marcus evans conference is a unique opportunity for Supply Chain finance leaders to discuss how to deliver significant cost savings and improve performance of your Supply Chain as well as to implement the latest trends in technology to get a better control and more visibility. With rapidly changing customer and market requirements, it is also a good opportunity to discuss how to become flexible and agile and encourage business interaction from the S&OP perspective and how to align Supply Chain with customer value proposition.

For more information simply send an email to melinih@marcusevanscy.com


Global Supply Chain Innovation Leaders Summit

DATE:  12/04/2018 - 12/05/2018

LOCATION:  Barcelonia, Catalonia, Spain

WEBSITE:  http://www.supplychainsummit.co.uk

The annual Global Supply Chain Innovation Leaders Summit (SCIS) is an executive gathering dedicated to being a new catalyst for innovation. Bringing together the greatest minds to illuminate key pain points across the supply chain and packaging industry, improve partnerships, planning and performance, decision making, process cost-efficiency, packaging compliance, automation, temperature control, serialisation, and much more.

Gathering up to 150 high-level decision makers in the biological and pharmaceutical industry and showcasing speakers & thought leaders across key sectors to give depth & insight. 

Network and benchmark through influential keynote talks, engaging panel discussions, networking dinners and lunches, as well as pre-scheduled and pre-qualified meetings.


 

4th Annual Oil & Gas Supply Chain & Procurement Summit

DATES:  12/5/2018 - 12/6/2018

LOCATION:  Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria

WEBSITE:  https://www.supplychainoilandgas.com

Back for the 4th consecutive year, the Oil & Gas Supply Chain and Procurement Summit will again explore how oil and gas companies can respond to the improving market sentiment and new technology offerings by sharing cross-silo best practices strategies for streamlining processes, increasing efficiency and sustainability and achieving business value.