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Event Date Mon May 3 EDT - Fri May 7 EDT (9 months ago)
Location Live, Online
Region Americas

For over 50 years, Michigan State University’s Supply Chain Logistics Management Executive Seminar has been the world’s premier logistics executive seminar.

The seminar combines academic frameworks and real-world examples, including discussion and review of best practice trends. The seminar faculty consists of academic and industry speakers that are thought-leaders in supply chain logistics management. The program is designed for experienced executives whose firms are driving integrated logistics within the context of an overall supply chain strategy.

We hope your organization joins us this year to further develop your supply chain logistics management executive talent.

• To understand how logistics and integrated supply chain can contribute to firm competitiveness
• To discuss how logistics and supply chain capabilities can be synthesized and leveraged to achieve superior supply chain and logistics performance.
• To assist managers transitioning from managing specific functional areas, such as transportation and warehousing, toward the challenge of logistics planning and operational integration
• To identify and understand the logistics and supply challenges and trade-offs associated with global operations
• To share and discuss industry best practices in a collaborative learning environment designed to bring value to every organization

Who Should Attend?
This seminar is designed for executives and senior managers in customer service, transportation, warehousing, logistics, planning and supply chain who are interested in learning strategies, concepts and techniques necessary to contribute more fully to competitive performance at their firms. The seminar provides insight into the design and execution of global supply chains, which can contribute to identification/implementation of new value-added initiatives.


2021 Speakers

Bing Cao
Founder & Managing Partner, Blue Lake Packaging (formerly Associate Partner & Solution Leader, McKinsey & Co.)

David Closs
Seminar Director

Stanley Griffis
Associate Seminar Director

Judith Whipple
Associate Seminar Director

Yem Bolumole

Jennifer Dunn

Mike Graham
Senior Vice President, Supply Chain & Manufacturing, Meijer

Ying Liu
Founder & CEO, Blue Lake Packaging (formerly Senior Director of Product Operations & Corporate Social Responsibility, Apple, Inc.)

Jason Jackson
Senior Director, Iowa City Beauty Care Plant, Procter & Gamble

Jason Miller

Anand Nair

Sriram Narayananan

Simone Peinkofer
Assistant Professor, Supply Chain Management, Focus on retail supply chain management, consumer-based strategy, omni-channel fulfillment operations

Alex Scott
Assistant Professor, Supply Chain Management, Focus on supply chain policy, transportation safety, transportation market dynamics, and shipper-carrier governance mechanisms

Cheri Speier-Pero
Ernst and Young Professor, Accounting and Information Systems and Filene Research Fellow, Center for Data Analytics and the Future of Financial Services