38th Annual Seminar Agenda 2023

StartSession IDThemeSpeaker
7:30 amRegistration
8:00 amBreakfast Networking
9:00 amWelcome from the CSCMP Chicago Roundtable PresidentChris Pride, CDW
9:15 amSession 1Gain Efficiency and Safety Through Supply Chain Visibility and Location IntelligenceCami Zimmer, Chief Business Officer, Glympse
Charlie Maynard, Senior Manager of Industry Solutions, HERE Technologies
9:45 amPanel 1Gaps in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)Kristen Malek, Global Business Diversity Director, CDW
Mark Hands , Director of Supplier Diversity & Associate OMWI Director, The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Bhavin Patel, Supplier Diversity - Global Procurement, Abbott
Germaine Reece, Business Diversity Market Leader, CDW
Michael Zaura, Senior Strategic Energy Advisor, Nania Energy Advisors
Moderator: Aleah Menefee, Program Manager Lead, Supplier Diversity, CDW

10:45 amBreak
11:00 amSession 2Latest & Greatest Advances @ ProMat in 25 MinutesBrian Keiger, Director of Business Development and Marketing, Stow
Joel Thomas, Head of Intralogistics, Siemens
11:30 amPanel 2Finding and Filling Gaps in Supply Chain TalentAshley DuBois, CS Recruiting
Julia Bernhardt, Global Category Director,
Molex LLC
Hannah Perron, Arrive Logistics
Arup Varma, Research Professor, Loyola
Kevin Holtrup, Director of Business Development, Radiant Road & Rail Inc
12:30 pmLunchCSCMP PresentationMark Baxa, President, CSCMP
Cindy Mebruer, Director of Education, Engagement & Sustainability for the Talent Center of Excellence (TCE), CSCMP
1:15 pmSession 3Identifying and Closing Supply Chain Gaps Leveraging Advanced Analytics and New Data StreamsRick Davis, CEO, Demand Chain AI, Inc.
1:45 pmPanel 3Minding the Supply Chain Gap Through Real Estate: Thoughtful insight on adding nodes to your supply chain networkKris Bjorson, Executive Managing Director, JLL
Jackie Niemeyer, Business Development Manager, Miebach Consulting
Rick Rover, Chief Administrative Officer, ARMADA Solutions
2:45 pmClosing RemarksChris Pride, CDW
Amber Romando, Spartan Logistics, LLC
3:00 pmHappy Hour Networking