Venue
Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park
Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park, 161 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

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Event Date Wed Feb 23 AEDT - Fri Feb 25 AEDT (in 27 days)
In your timezone (EST): Tue Feb 22 8:00am - Thu Feb 24 8:00am
Location Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park
161 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
Region APAC
Details

It’s been a highly challenging and disruptive year as the supply chain sector has been faced with increased number of challenges, including demand volatility, transportation obstacles and supplier shortages, and more.

As a result, many companies around Australia currently struggle to ensure a smooth supply chain journey whilst operating in a highly disruptive and unpredictable environment.

Akolade’s Supply Chain Planning & Logistics Summit will provide attendees with practical tools and frameworks to get their supply chains back on track, including how to navigate the ongoing shipping backlog and transportation challenges, plan and forecast in times of high demand volatility and manage supplier and customer relations. Attendees will also get the latest information on how automation and technology can assist in driving supply chain efficiency.

Speakers

2022 Speakers

Kelli Eaton
General Manager Transport and International Operations, Super Retail Group

Mathew Smith
Director, Logistics Operations, Schneider Electric

Sergey Astakhov
Head of Supply Planning, Kimberly-Clark

Barbara Phillips
Deputy Director General COVID-19 Supply Chain Surety and Corporate Services, Queensland Health

Jim Barnes
Chief Executive Officer, enVista

María Clara Esguerra
Supply Chain Director, Nestlé

Andrew Spence
National Manager Operations and Supply Chain, BlueScope

Francis Murugan
Sea Logistics Director, Kuehne+Nagel

Victor Cheung
General Manager - Finance and Merchandise Planning, Supercheap Auto

George Loiterton
General Manager Supply Chain, Logistics and Retail NSW, Telstra

Nicolas Binse
Linear Medical National Supply Chain Manager, Ramsay Health Care

Emma Crabtree
IBP, ANZ Customer Management and Demand Lead, Mondelēz International

Jackie Connor
Procurement Category Manager Logistics, Metcash

Catherine de Fontenay
Commissioner, Productivity Commission

Simon Rowe
Supply Chain Transformation and Operations Leader ANZ, Kimberly-Clark Australia

Shane Walden
Managing Director, ANL

Shanaka Wijesuriya
Chief Financial Officer ANZ and Planning/Logistics Director ANZ, Kellogg Company

Alexandra Riha
President, ASCI

Natalie Greyze
Head of Key Client Management, Maersk

Susie Harwood
Executive Director Freight, NSW Transport

Brian Bedford-Moisan
Logistics Director Oceania, Lactalis

Craig Dunlop
Head of Distribution and Logistics, PharmaCare

Tomer Bar-Ami
Head of Merchandise Planning and Supply Chain, Cheap as Chips

Alan Hagues
Supply Chain Manager ANZ, AbbVie

Ben Sheehan
General Manager Operations, Fisher & Paykel

Mark Pearson
Head of Planning, Bega Dairy & Drinks

Aleksander Debicki
Head of Supply Chain, Pierre Fabre Group

Jessica Bai
Head of Supply Chain - Australia, Eaton

Jeffrey Triantafilo
Director - Systems and DC Design, Fuzzy LogX

David Lamb
Consulting Manager – ANZ, Dematic Australia & New Zealand

Phil Reid
Chief Operating Officer, CouriersPlease

David Woods
Head of Demand Planning Australia, Coca-Cola Amatil

Glen Borg
Principal, Orbis Strategy, Former Chief Executive Officer, Dematic ANZ & ASEAN

Paul Hardiman
Global Channel Management Solutions Lead, Microsoft

Sanjeev Balasubramaniam
Global Head, Business Development and Innovation, V Net

Zorawar Singh
Head of Core Product, Optus

Amy Offord
Head of Supply Chain ANZ, Belkin International

Chethan Jain
Logistics Operations Manager AU, MarleySpoon

Chris Hannan
Senior Solution Architect, Board Australia

Jay Dixit
Head of Supply Chain, De’Longhi ANZ

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors and Partners

PLATINUM SPONSORS:
• V NET SOLUTIONS
• enVista

GOLD SPONSOR:
• Thinxtra

SILVER SPONSORS:
• Board International
• Dematic

SUPPORTING PARTNERS:
• ASCI
• SCLAA
• WISC
• The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
• Parcel Monitor