DATE: 10/01/2018 - 10/05/2018
LOCATION: The Houstonian Hotel, Houston, TX
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.
DATE: 10/02/2018 - 10/03/2018
LOCATION: Union Depot in Saint Paul, MN
The Emerging Technology Conference explores tomorrow’s technologies that are shaping the world by impacting businesses and consumers. Hear experts share their perspectives on how cutting-edge concepts like Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Security, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Biotech will create a better future.
DATE: 10/02/2018 - 10/03/2018
LOCATION: Crowne Plaza Hotel - Cherry Hill, Philadephia, PA
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.
DATE: 10/03/2018 - 10/04/2018
LOCATION: Westin Hotel, Singapore
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.
DATE: 10/10/18 - 10/11/18
LOCATION: Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre
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.
DATE: 10/10/18 - 10/11/18
LOCATION: Abu Dhabi, UAE
The new age procurement professionals are building their procurement proficiency to handle the dynamic and volatile market. They are now taking data driven decisions and are building sustainable business models by bringing out deeper collaboration with suppliers with the help of technology. Making these collaboration profitable to both the organization and its suppliers. The 6th Procurement Strategy Summit (10-11 October 2018 | Abu Dhabi, UAE) is the annual gathering of leading procurement professionals in GCC to discuss new age methodologies and innovations in procurement. Summit hosted by Fleming. will create a unique platform for knowledge and solution sharing, networking with top-notch procurement professionals, and getting a glimpse into practical C-level insights as well as hands-on case studies.
DATE: 10/16/2018 - 10/18/2018
LOCATION: Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
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.
DATE: 10/16/2018 - 10/16/2018
LOCATION: Reed Smith LLP, London
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.
DATE: 10/17/2018 - 10/17/2018
LOCATION: Reed Smith LLP, London
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.
DATE: 10/17/18 - 10/18/18
LOCATION: Kartika Expo, Balai Kartini, Jakarta – Indonesia
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.
LOCATION: 644 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611
The Midwest eCommerce Summit will host 250+ eCommerce and retail leaders from brands like Allstate Insurance Company, Bosch Tools, Cardinal Health, Footlocker, Inc, Motorola Solutions, Sears Holdings Corporation and many more! SupplyBrainChain has teamed up with IC Summits to bring together leaders in retail, e-tail, digital marketing and data science and to share innovations in B2C and B2B digital commerce. Digital-born enterprises and established corporations can compare and contrast the transition from generalist brick and mortar to highly personalized choice optimization, UI design, digital branding, social selling and the ongoing search for operational seamlessness.
DATE: 10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018
LOCATION: The Westin Princeton at Forrestal Village, NJ
ProcureCon Pharma is the only interactive, peer-led event for senior procurement executives from the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. Better align your strategic goals with proven best practices and cutting edge insight from 200+ senior practitioners from the top 50 Biotech and Pharmaceutical companies globally. Whether you have challenges in direct, R&D or everything else in between. ProcureCon helps you transform your program through innovative workshops, intimate networking sessions and engaging content. All designed to take you beyond cost savings. See the agenda for more information.
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DATE: 10/22/2018 - 10/23/2018
LOCATION: Rosh Rayhaan by Rotana, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
3rd Annual Saudi Freight & Logistics 2018 is a 2-day conference being hosted on the 22nd - 23rd October, 2018 at Rosh Rayhaan by Rotana in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. As the Gulf region aims for a larger role in the global logistics market, which is estimated to be worth $15.5 trillion by 2024. Saudi Arabia is upping its own logistics game and becoming a tough competitor to Dubai. According to reports, Saudi and UAE are considered the most attractive target market for logistics investment. In April 2016, Saudi Arabia announced its Vision 2030 and under this plan, the country will reduce its dependence on oil by 2020. Pending this Saudi Arabia will soon be a "global player" on the world’s investment stage. This 2-day conference is the platform where government authorities and industry experts can network and shall address the current opportunities as well as challenges in the freight-logistics-transportation sector in the Kingdom.
DATE: 10/23/2018 - 10/24/2018
LOCATION: The Address Dubai Marina
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.
DATE: 10/24/2018 - 10/25/2018
LOCATION: Boston, MA
Blockchain for Pharma Supply Chain will bring together all key stakeholders across the supply chain to forge a path for collaboration and adoption of this transformative technology. As a senior leader working across supply chain, serialization, track & trace, digital or IT, this conference will help you navigate the cultural, technological, regulatory and collaboration hurdles to maximize efficiency through blockchain implementation. Learn from early adopters and industry experts to advance your adoption and collaboration plans to prepare for DSCSA 2023 imperatives.
DATE: 10/29/2018 - 10/30/2018
LOCATION: Hilton Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX
Procurecon MRO is the only event dedicated to procurement and sourcing for the MRO category. Join 150+ practitioners across all industries - food, pharma, chemical, robotics, and more - for a collaborative discussion on how to move MRO into the 21st century. Get the strategies you need to modernize MRO spend, gain more spend under management, reduce POs and suppliers, and build a best-in-class MRO procurement program.
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DATE: 10/29/2018 - 10/30/2018
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA
Industrial IoT World is here to rescue you from IIoT pilot purgatory! Join 600+ tech professionals, across co-located events, Smart Cities Summit and IoT Blockchain Summit, and 80+ visionary speakers in Atlanta, October 29 – 30, for use cases and expert guidance from Shell, Kimberly-Clark, DHL, Siemens, Colgate-Palmolive, Coca-Cola, FedEx, Walmart, Monsanto, and more to supercharge your business and operations with Industrial IoT. This is your place to learn what's working and what's next in IIoT, meet new technology partners, and network with your peers in the manufacturing, supply chain, and industrial space.
DATE: 10/30/2018 - 10/31/2018
LOCATION: Infinity Hotel & Conference Resort, Munich
The 16th annual TU-Automotive Europe Conference & Exhibition (30-31 October, Infinity Hotel & Conference Resort, Munich) – Europe’s largest event for the connected car - will discuss how to collaborate and integrate through partnerships, understand consumer needs and more. Speakers include Renault Group, Skoda, Renault Nissan Alliance, NIO and more. At the conference, expert speakers will get to grips with the methods and technology enabling autonomy, debate developing partnerships to capitalise on new business models and provide insight on understanding consumers needs.
This year the event will be returning to the Infinity Hotel & Conference Resort, Munich. New features include Project Kairos - disruptive ideas, startup pitches, investor insights & advice for new entrants to the industry. Face-to-face networking is crucial to business success. The 750+ automotive attendees will have access to our pre & post show e-networker, structured networking breaks, including a drinks reception at the end of day one.
DATE: 11/01/2018 - 11/02/2018
LOCATION: Shanghai, China
PSS2018 will bring together global brightest minds in procurement from leading global businesses to accelerate the performance of your procurement function. We will discuss on the new role and trends of Procurement, and showcase solid real life best practices on strategic supplier collaboration and innovation, proven cost improvement strategies, new areas of risk, digital concepts, operating models and real life category strategies in different industries. We trust this will be a great opportunity to learn from each other across different industries!
DATE: 11/01/2018 - 11/02/2018
LOCATION: Boca Raton, FL
Created because of the sea of sameness at conventional conferences, scwish:pharma fulfills the supply chain wishes of pharmaceutical manufacturers seeking actionable guidance about major industry issues. The event format packs maximum impact into a short one-and-a-half-day time period. Experts speak for 30 minutes with minimal visual aids, providing actionable take-aways to benefit businesses right away. Speakers are opinion leaders with real-world expertise. The program provides answers for the most pressing issues in pharmaceutical operations, regulatory compliance and change management. Sponsors include Optel Group, Sartorius, Vault Structures International, Andersen Material Handling, IntegriChain, Datex, WDSrx
DATE: 11/05/2018 - 11/06/2018
LOCATION: Nashville, TN
The third annual Distributed: Health conference returns to Nashville on November 5-6. As the first event of its kind, created specifically to bridge the gap between the healthcare industry and blockchain technology, this two-day program presents an opportunity for decision-makers and innovators to reshape the future of healthcare. More than 1000 attendees from the healthcare ecosystem are expected to attend including payers, providers, law makers, retailers and investors.
Content will focus on blockchain solution use cases as industry conversations have shifted from conceptualization to implementation. Product demonstrations will be presented by the Department of Health and Human Services and RTI International, with additional announcements expected from major industry organizations like Humana, Optum and more.
Additional conference highlights include:
• Fireside chat with former Senate Majority Leader, Dr. Bill Frist
• 24-hour hackathon for developers
• Continuing Legal Education workshop
• Facilitated enterprise code camp in partnership with the Ethereum Foundation
• Investor pitch day for startup organizations
Don’t miss the original event built around the intersection of healthcare and blockchain - register today at health.distributed.com.
DATE: 11/06/2018 - 11/08/2018
LOCATION: EXPO XXI Warsaw, Pradzynskiego 12/14 St.
TransLogistica Poland exhibition is the biggest in CEE business event for everyone professionally associated with transport, freight forwarding and logistics, as well as for all producers and distributors who use or seek transport and logistics services. Exhibitors present their products in the following categories: intermodal transport; transport, freight forwarding, logistics; ports and terminals; cargo exchange platforms; fuel cards; IT&telematics; toll collection systems; customs, tax advisory, insurance and financial services.
DATE: 11/08/2018 - 11/09/2018
LOCATION: Boston, MA
This two-day hands-on workshop provides a clear understanding of the underlying principles of supplier management, using exercises to help illustrate the points and solidify understanding. In addition, the course uses FDA Warning Letters to raise issues and help you learn from others. As part of the practical implementation, the course includes supplier evaluation and selection; measuring, monitoring, and re-evaluation; outsourced processes; supplier auditing techniques; and supplier issues in management review.
DATE: 11/12/2018 - 11/14/2018
LOCATION: Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA
ProcureCon Marketing is the ONLY peer-led, dedicated space for practitioners to talk best practices for sourcing marketing. You’ll meet more than 200 peers from across the country, and work together to beat your current challenges and lay plans for the future. The agenda is interactive, and has a variety of concurrent sessions and working groups so you can discuss the topics most important to you. Attendees love that they can attend together and go home with two totally different sets of notes!
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LOCATION: Hilton Statler, Dallas
The Texas eCommerce Summit will host 250+ eCommerce and retail leaders from brands like Bootbarn, Hilton, JCPenny, Southwest Airlines, TGI Fridays, YETI Coolers and many more! SupplyBrainChain has teamed up with IC Summits to bring together leaders in retail, e-tail, digital marketing and data science and to share innovations in B2C and B2B digital commerce. Digital-born enterprises and established corporations can compare and contrast the transition from generalist brick and mortar to highly personalized choice optimization, UI design, digital branding, social selling and the ongoing search for operational seamlessness.
DATE: 11/13/2018 - 11/14/2018
LOCATION: Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The Smart Procurement Summit APAC will bring together some of the most exciting and innovative procurement leaders - locally and internationally - to share KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS, CASE STUDIES, BOOTCAMP SESSIONS, INTERACTIVE PANEL DISCUSSIONS and WORKSHOPS to address the most significant challenges procurement managers face today.
Running under the theme “TIME TO UNLEASH THE DIGITAL POWER", the summit will cover the following phases - Public Sector Digital Transformation, Driving Technological Change and Digital Strategic Sourcing for Business Value featuring 20 Procurement Experts from Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Australia, New Zealand and UK.
DATE: 11/20/2018 - 11/21/2018
LOCATION: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong
The 8th edition of the ALMC will spotlight Asian Connectivity in the new global and regional economic order, as well as the New Retail revolution that is adding more dynamic and complexity to the logistics industry. Logistics technologies, cold-chain logistics and regional development particularly in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area would also be the key themes of the Conference. There will be three thematic tracks, covering maritime, air freight and supply chain management (SCM), together with forums on regional opportunities to be hosted by Canada, Chongqing, E’Zhou and Zhuhai.
Alongside the Conference, the ALMC Exhibition will house 100+ exhibitors offering SCM, maritime and e-commerce solutions. One-on-one business-matching sessions will also be arranged throughout the event.
DATE: 11/27/2018 - 11/28/2018
LOCATION: The Crystal, London
This two-day event is focused on improving your end-to-end digital strategy with an emphasis on the talent and skills required leverage data and technology. You’ll learn from your peers’ examples in practice to apply elements to your own digital strategy. Expect to leave with “aha moments” that you can put into practice, immediately.
Key themes on the forum agenda include solving the talent and technology conundrum, leveraging the big data value chain, capitalising on emerging technology, aligning the function’s goals to the business’ digital strategy, and designing a strategy that embraces a fail fast, win faster mindset; How to create a fluid strategy and agile culture that allows you to easily pivot without starting from scratch.
View the latest agenda to learn more.
DATE: 11/28/2018 - 11/30/2018
LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA
Time's up! For pharma manufacturers, the deadline for DSCSA serialization compliance in the US is well and truly here. The good news: most companies are in pretty good shape. But this is no time to sit back. At the 7th Pharmaceutical Traceability Forum, industry players from all points the supply chain will converge to discuss pressing issues and explore solutions to serialization and traceability challenges. Join us in Philadelphia, November 28-30th, to learn how to get maximum value from your serialization and traceability initiatives and reap the benefits of full supply chain visibility.
DATE: 11/29/2018 - 11/30/2018
LOCATION: Miami, FL
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/
DATE: 12/03/18 - 12/04/18
LOCATION: Berlin, Germany
Join us for an enlightening exploration into blockchain, AI, and IoE and learn how they will synergize each other and industries at large.
At XChain2, you will discover how these revolutionary technologies have solved real-world problems in logistics and meet subject matter experts who will be showcasing their pilot projects as well as the value they added. More importantly, you will learn how to incorporate blockchain, AI, and IoE into business practices and are transforming supply chains.Supply chain blockchain is taking root at a rapid clip. Emerging today are the components needed to create robust supply chain blockchain networks. However, exponential change will truly start to take shape through the integration of blockchain with other innovative technologies like AI and IoE. Technological intersections like these have led to the creation of major multinational corporations.
The collision of cutting-edge solutions like blockchain, AI, and IoE will help the supply chain and logistics market address key issues as well as costly problems by providing a deeper understanding of what and how supply chain and logistics processes can be optimized.
XChain2 is a two-day event promoting education, collaboration, innovation, and research among technologists, stakeholders, solution providers, and business leaders.
DATE: 12/03/18 - 12/05/18
LOCATION: Berlin, Germany
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.
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DATE: 12/04/2018 - 12/05/2018
LOCATION: Barcelonia, Catalonia, Spain
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.
DATES: 12/5/2018 - 12/6/2018
LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria
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.
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