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“LINCS – Your Link to Supply Chain Talent”

THURSDAY February 11, 2016 | 8:00 Am – 11:30 AM


Event Overview:
LINCS (Leveraging, Integrating, Networking, Coordinating Supplies) is a national supply chain management education and certification program. We invite you to attend this CSCMP Chicago event, where you’ll learn about this unique program, and how it’s helping to fill the supply chain talent gap.

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Participants will leave this event with the ability to:

  • Understand CSCMP’s role as the official industry partner of LINCS, and the benefits of obtaining SCPro™ Fundamentals certification
  • Recognize and utilize Harper’s program offerings and role within the LINCS consortium
  • Leverage the LINCS program to meet your supply chain talent needs

Speakers include top representatives from industry, as well as leading educators & the Chicago Urban League. You won’t want to miss this first of its kind event!

8:00 am – 9:00 am

•  Registration, Breakfast, and Networking

9:00 am – 11:00 am
•  Welcome & Harper Overview – Dr. Mary Beth Ottinger
•  Overview of Harper SCM Program – Lisa Smith, Maggi Franks, Melissa MacGregor
•  What is LINCS? What Can SCPro™ Fundamentals Certification Do for You? – Dee Biggs
•  How is the Urban League Aligned with LINCS? – James Parker
•  Testimonial from Harper SCM Fast Track Student – Venetia Miles
•  Hiring SCM Grads, Employer Testimonial – Mike O’Connor, Tim Wuhrman, Rotimi     Adejola

11:00 am – 11:30 am
•  Dialogue/Q&A with CSCMP Roundtable Members

Harper College – Wojcik Conference Center
1200 West Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
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$15 Member
$25 Non-member

Hot Breakfast includes: Scrambled eggs, bacon, ham or sausage patties, country hash browns with peppers and onions, mini croissants

Event Contact: Karli Mayher, Email:

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