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North America’s Most Senior-Level Supply Chain Event

The Supply Chain Summit 2018 is the meeting place for the forces of innovation, transformation and connectivity that will fundamentally reshape the supply chain industry over the coming years.

Join us in Atlanta on June 5 - 7 and decide the future.

800 Attendees

200 Manufacturers / Retailers

100+ Educational Sessions

80 C-Level Speakers

6 Keynotes

What's new on the agenda

June 517:30Outsourcing the Last Mile for a Consistent Customer Experience
  • Explore your definition of “customer experience” and use it as a guiding compass to rise above the noise and focus on what matters most – your customer.
  • Combat unpredictable Omni-channel consumer behavior with a predictable, consistent last mile delivery experience.
  • Learn how partnering with the right last mile delivery provider can serve as a crucial differentiator to your brand and generate increased customer loyalty.

Ryder System, Inc. Jeff Abeson Chief Commercial Officer Ryder System, Inc.

WILLIAMS-SONOMA, Inc. Steve Anderson Executive Vice President, Regional Operations WILLIAMS-SONOMA, Inc.

June 611:45How next-level inventory optimization can achieve successful omnichannel fulfilment

Hear from the biggest names in the retail game on how companies are using predictive data analytics with machine learning to proactively position inventory.

Target Tim Hotze SVP Network Planning & Global Intelligence Target

True Value Company Abhinav Shukla COO True Value Company

Walmart Ray Ernenwein Director of Supply Chain Strategy & Analytics Walmart

Onera Sahil Gupta CEO & Co-Founder Onera

June 714:30Robot Wars: NextGen Supply Chain Automation

In this ultimate robot battle we look at key differentiators between leading robotics companies and what will separate the major players at a time when robotic technology is rapidly becoming more readily available

6 river systems Jerome Dubois Co-founder & Co-CEO 6 river systems

Fetch Robotics Melonee Wise CEO Fetch Robotics

InVia LIOR ELAZARY CEO inVia Robotics inc

NextShift Robotics Mary Ellen Sparrow Co-founder & CEO NextShift Robotics

Supply chain's finest speakers for 2018:

Mark Holifield
Home Depot

Mark Holifield

EVP Supply Chain and Product Development

Peter Gibbons

Peter Gibbons

Former EVP & CSCO

David Wilkins

David Wilkins


Yone Dewberry
Land O'Lakes

Yone Dewberry


Tim Hotze

Tim Hotze

SVP Network Planning & Global Intelligence

Ron Castro

Ron Castro

VP Supply Chain

Jack Allen

Jack Allen

Sr Director, Global Logistics, Supply Chain Operations

Abhinav Shukla
True Value Company

Abhinav Shukla


Ray Ernenwein

Ray Ernenwein

Director of Supply Chain Strategy & Analytics

Gerry Collins
Johnson & Johnson

Gerry Collins

VP, Supply Chain Strategy Team

Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson

Executive Vice President, Regional Operations

Spencer Askew

Spencer Askew


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3 tracks mapped to your key priorities:

Technology Track
eCommerce Track
Strategy Track
The age of the digital supply chain
Omnichannel knows no boundaries
Your supply chain, strengthened by a successful strategy
Supply chain visibility, powered by data, AI and analytics
Innovate for network and inventory optimization
Network architecture, the devil is in the detail
Decision making, enhanced by technology
Perfecting last mile delivery
Lead transformation in your organization

What our Delegates are saying

The Supply Chain Summit: Atlanta was designed for individuals in the following roles:

Supply Chain - icon Chief Supply Chain Officers (CSCOs), Heads of Supply Chain
  • Senior operations executives
  • Global and regional heads of supply chain
  • Supply chain strategy executives
Planning - icon Supply Chain Planning Executives
  • Supply chain and demand planning executives
  • Sales & operations planning (S&OP) executives

Procurement - icon Procurement, Retail & Manufacturing Executives
  • Chief procurement officers (CPOs)
  • Procurement & sourcing executives
  • Manufacturing executives
  • Retail, Omnichannel & E- commerce executives
  • Production planning & scheduling executives
Logistics - icon Logistics and Distribution Executives
  • Transportation management executives
  • Warehouse management executives
  • Logistics executives

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Quick Stats About Supply Chain Summit: Atlanta 2018


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Focused Tracks

Why the Supply Chain Summit: Atlanta

If you are looking for one supply chain meeting to attend in 2018 the Supply Chain Summit: Atlanta will be sure to give your commercial enterprise a truly global perspective.

800+in attendance: In 2018, we are doing things differently. We will create dedicated tracks and sessions that address how organizations are driving the responsible business agenda. We will bring together experts from sustainability, communications, procurement and innovation departments as well as investors, NGOs, Governmental bodies and academics to share how they’re addressing the key issues and opportunities that lie ahead.

50+industry leading speakers: Experience a rich assembly of forward-thinking CSCOs, SVPs and VP level supply chain experts who share their experiences so you can profit from this knowledge and create powerful new strategies to overcome your supply chain challenges back at the office.

25+hours of dedicated networking: Partnerships are more important than ever. Connect with the movers and shakers of the supply chain world and benchmark against their successes and learnings, ensure you leave Chicago with your briefcase full of valuable contacts

3tracks mapped to your key priorities: Gain actionable insight and best practice from an inspiring agenda covering the full spectrum of supply chain and delivers the actionable advice your team needs to succeed.

3exclusive workshops to attend: Benefit from focussed, interactive workshops to drill down on the supply chain challenges and opportunities that matter to you.

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Danielle Horsnell

Danielle Horsnell

Research Director

US: 1800 814 3459 x 4323

World: +44 (0)207 375 4323


Sarah Reynolds

Sarah Reynolds

Project Director

US: +1800 814 3459 x 7587

World: +44 (0) 207 375 7587


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