6th Annual North American

Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum

June 16-18 2015 | Radisson Blu Aqua, Chicago
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The Future of Supply Chain Strategy and the Role of the CSCO: Game Changers, Disruptive Technology and the Next Generation of Supply Chain Management

The Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum, in its 6th year, is North America’s largest and most high-level gathering of logistics and supply chain executives. Over 600 senior supply chain and logisitcs executives attend the event year on year, making the CSCO Forum the one event that you cannot afford to miss in 2014.

The 2014 was the biggest to date, selling out weeks before the event. The 2015 event is currently in production. To get details of the 2015 agenda as soon as it’s released, reserve the new brochure:

Driving Growth with Supply Chain Innovation: Learn from the Industry's Best

2014 Speaker Highlights:

Walgreens P&G Dealer Tire Verizon Communications HP
Reuben Slone
SVP Supply Chain
Julio Nemeth
Senior Vice President - Product Supply, Global Operations
Jill Marcotte
Dealer Tire
Viju Menon
SVP Supply Chain
Verizon Communications
Trevor Schick
SVP Enterprise Group Supply Chain

Key topics addressed in 2014:

Each topic is explored In Theory, In Practice and Interactively, giving you a comprehensive, in-depth view into exactly how to approach your supply chain challenges within your company walls

  • Unlocking the potential of omni channel retail and home delivery - leverage your retail channels, warehouses and distribution partners to provide your customers with same-day and next day services
  • Approaching New Markets or Return to America - take a new approach to sourcing to meet the challenges of a globalized world, and discuss the merits of returning to America for your outsourced needs
  • Rethinking Risk Management Strategy to Segment or not to Segment your Supply Chain - strategic methods for ensuring a streamlined supply chain
  • Thinking Game-Changers and Disruptive Technologies - debate the future of the supply chain industry. Hear from industry experts and academics on the changes set to rock the industry in the coming months and years from 3D Printing to Digital Supply Chain.
  • Talent Retention, Development and Personal Advancement - how can you build the right supply chain team? what can you do to position yourself to deliver for your supply chain

Industry pioneers who shared their knowledge in 2014:

A hand-picked selection of 80+ industry experts is set to lead you through each key topic

Supply Chain Leaders

  • Viju Menon, SVP Supply Chain, Verizon Communications
  • Reuben Slone, SVP Supply Chain, Walgreens
  • Julio Nemeth, SVP, Product Supply, Global Operations, P&G
  • Trevor Schick, SVP Enterprise Group, Global Supply Chain, HP
  • Charles Blevins, VP Supply Chain, Solo Cup Company
  • Jill Marcotte, CSCO, Dealer Tire
  • Jeff Starecheski, VP Logistics Services, Sears Holdings Corporation
  • Mike Ray, Vice President - Business Integration and Strategy, IBM

Industry Experts

  • Yossi Sheffi, Director of the Center for Transportation and Logistics, MIT
  • Tim Stratman, President and Founder, Stratman Partners
  • Kate Vitasek, Lead Researcher - Vested, University of Tennessee
  • Richard Sherman, Principal Essientialist Supply Chain, Trissential

The 6th Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum is the one event you can't afford to miss

The Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum has grown over the years to become one of the leading meeting-places of the leaders in supply chain thinking to share ideas, and explore future trends, challenges and opportunities. This year's event is set to build on 2013's success, with even more executive insight from supply chain peers and even more thought-leaders in the industry providing you with actionable take-aways you can directly apply to your business. Plug yourself into the supply chain conversation at this year's CSCO Forum through:

  • Over 60 C-level & VP speakers
  • 30 + Vital Industry Topics
  • 5 Concurrent sessions to Chose From
  • 16 Hours of Dedicated Networking
  • 48 Top-Level Exhibitors
  • 600+ Total Attendees
  • 200+ Logistics Executives
  • 1 3PL Awards celebration
  • 1 Charity silent auction


The CSCO Summit is not your average trade show. Instead, we bring together a select group of exhibitors who deliver the highest-level solutions to the industry. Explore the exhibition hall to discover the latest solutions and benchmark your current providers against the competition.

Industry endorsements & testimonials for the CSCO Forum:

Attendee Testimonials:

The eyefortransport team put together a great lineup of speakers and sessions, which in my opinion provided tremendous value and that needs to be recognized. It is one of my favorite trips of the year and I look forward to doing it again in 2014.

Jeff Berman, Group News Editor, Logistics Management

Tremendous program this year at EFT; one of the best I have attended and the EFT team was outstanding.

Antony Francis, President Lakehill Partners and Board Member, HOBI International

Ideal networking

Sammy Riddle, Sr. Partner, M33 Integrated

Was surpised at the amount of information that was covered/shared. Tremendous opportunity to network with other providers.

Andrew Weidner, Operations Manager, Madden

It was a great opportunity to hear and understand where the 3PL industry is today.

Raymond Hill, Operations Manager, Madden

Very informative with attendees willing to openly talk about industry challenges and specific business challenges in day to day operations

Tom McConnell, AVP, Business Solutions, Unyson Logistics

The event was well coordinated and included quite a few interesting speakers that provided solid industry information.

Scott Primm, Director of Business Solutions, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.

Overall event was fantastic and very well organized. Classroom learning environments provided ample opportunity for networking and education in a very intimate setting.

Eric Malcolm, Director, AFN

Enjoyed the topics and the interface between the parties in attendance

David Howland, Vice President, APL Logistics

Outstanding event packed with the latest information on the key developments in the supply chain industry. Great networking with senior executives too.

David Porter, EVP Supply Chain, Unyson Logistics

An excellent platform to meet with industry colleagues for benchmarking and potential suppliers for future business partnership.

CK Tan, VP SCM, Huawei Technologies

A great event that brought together Supply Chain thought leaders from various industry verticals!

Bill Seliger, Director of Supply Chain, RR Donnelley

Feel free to get in touch with me personally with any questions about the event:

Sarah Reynolds
Event Director
World Phone: +44 (0) 207 375 7243
US Toll Free: 1 800 814 3459 Ext. 7243
Canada Toll Free: 1 866 996 1235 Ext. 7243
Gold Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors
The Select Family of Staffing Companies
Key Card Sponsor
APL Logistics
Exhibition & Meetings Sponsors
Flanders Investment & Trade