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06-03-15 32nd Annual Seminar


CSCMP CHICAGO presents our 32nd Annual Seminar

“Supply Chain in the Boardroom: Putting the Pieces Together”

WEDNESDAY June 3, 2015 | 7:30 AM – 6:30 PM


Event Overview:

New Month.  New Venue.  Same Great Experience.

Please join us for our 32nd Annual Full-Day Seminar.  We will continue exploring the topic of “Supply Chain in the Boardroom” through several ‘Thought Leadership’ presentations and panel discussions.

Presentation topics include: “Lean Leadership: Building a Problem Solving Culture”, “Can Supply Chain Solve Social Problems?”, “The Truth about Re-Shoring” and “Supply Chain Innovation and Déjà vu”.

Back by popular demand Lora Cecere of Supply Chain Insights will present on “Supply Chain Excellence: Metrics that Matter” followed by a panel discussion and Timothy Stratman of Stratman Partners will lead a lively ‘Talent and Leadership’ panel discussion titled: “Building Relationships:  Thinking Outside the Supply Chain Box”

The latest agenda, speaker profiles, and event updates can be found by visiting: www.eventmobi.com/seminar15


Morning Keynote Speaker:
“Lean Leadership: Building a Problem Solving Culture”
Rick Sather, Vice President Supply Chain and Operations, Jack Links

Afternoon Keynote Speaker:
“Future at Work: Can Supply Chain Solve a Social Problem?”
Deverl Maserang, Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain,
Starbucks Coffee Company


Additional sessions and ‘Thought Leaders’ include:
Master of Ceremonies: Bill Seliger, Director of Supply Chain & Project Management, RR Donnelley
“Supply Chain Innovation and Deja Vu” — Presentation
James B. Rice, Jr., Deputy Director, Center for Transportation & Logistics, MIT

“Supply Chain Excellence: Metrics that Matter” — Presentation & Panel Discussion
Lora Cecere, Founder and CEO, Supply Chain Insights


Pete Alle, Vice President of Supply Chain, Oberweis Dairy
Rick Davis,
Vice President of Business Intelligence, Kellogg Company
Ravi Kiran Unnam,
Supply Network Design Centre of Excellence, Mondelez International

“Re-shoring Manufacturing – Is it the right move now…and for the future?” — Presentation

  • Hector Gutierrez, Strategic Operations Consultant, A.T. Kearney
    “Building Relationships: Thinking Outside the Supply Chain Box” – Panel Discussion
  • Timothy Stratman, Founder and President, Stratman Partners Executive Coaching, Inc. (Moderator)


Ken Cinzio, Vice President of Operations, Loders Croklaan Americas
Don Pingley
, Global Account Management, TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc.
Mike Regan
, Chief of Relationship Development, TranzAct Technologies, Inc.
Joan Trach,
COO and Vice President Roadside Assistance, Allstate (Former VP/GM for, In Home Repairs at Sears Holdings Corporation)


Seminar RegistrationLocation: Hotel Arista, 2139 CityGate Ln, Naperville, IL 60563   Google Map

Hotel Arista is holding a block of rooms for us at a rate of $179.00 a night (for either June 2nd or June 3rd). The cut-off date for our rate is May 19, 2015. Make your reservations early to be assured of your choice of   rooms. You can reserve your room on line at www.hotelarista.com and use Group Code – CSCMP6 or by calling 888-504-0088 and ask for the CSCMP rate.

Cost: $175 member / $225 non-member

Note: The first 50 registrants for the Annual Seminar will be entered into a drawing for a free registration for CSCMP’s 2015 Annual Conference which will be held September 27-30 in San Diego, CA. The drawing will be conducted at the Annual Seminar and you must be present to win.

Event Contact: Rodney J. Goulet, Email: rgoulet@cscmpchicago.org