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Technology and Business Innovation Forum- April 17, 2015

Digital Supply Chains

Ross School of Business- Room R2240

Time Topic Speaker Message
8:00-8:30 Continental Breakfast   Registration and meeting will take place in R2240
8:30-9:00 Overview and Introductions
M.S. Krishnan and
Ravi Anupindi,

-Michigan Ross-
TBIF Co-Directors
Brief introduction to the agenda for the day and the company representatives in the room
9:00-9:45 Software is Eating the Value Chain
Haim Mendelson,
-Stanford-
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Professor of Electronic Business and Commerce
 
9:45-10:15 Digital Supply Network: The Engine for Growth
Gary Hanifan
 -Accenture-
Managing Director, Accenture Strategy North America Operations Lead
Every high-performing supply chain is now a digital supply network: connected, intelligent, scalable and rapid.
10:15-10:45 Refreshment Break   Refreshments and networking
10:45-11:15 Internet of Things (IoT) for Supply Chain Visibility
Jeff Tazelaar
-Dow Chemical-
Global Leader, RFID, GPS, AutoID, Telemetry Expertise Center
High level overview of how Dow utilizes AutoID, RFID, GPS and Telemetry to manage its vast supply chain network for real-time visibility and insight.
11:15-11:45 Siemens business strategy that can impact the supply chain
Don Vossler
-Siemens-
VP Portfolio/
Principle Expert
Two distinct PLM customer vectors and the "human in the loop" issues with the supply chain that has to interface many silo functions.
11:45-12:05 Technology related disruptions in Supply Chain
M.S. Krishnan and
Ravi Anupindi,

-Michigan Ross-
TBIF Co-Directors
Content and assignments for small group breakouts
12:05-1:30 Lunch & Small Group Breakouts (R2246, R2248, R1128, R1248, R1238, R1236) Lunch and small group assignments
1:30-2:00 Report Out All Groups  
2:00-2:15 TBIF Map Project Report Out MAP Students Student experience of TBIF MAP projects and updates
2:15-2:35 Ecommer supply chains: challenges and insights
Amitabh Sinha
-Michigan Ross-
Assistant Professor of Technology and Operations
This talk will be based on a recent research project consisting of an in-depth investigation of ecommerce distribution models in the grocery/ CPG sector.
2:35-2:55 Refreshment Break   refreshments and networking
2:55-4:10 Member Round Table
(Forum members will describe an digitization in supply chains in their companies)
Chris Chapin
-Hewlett Packard-
Senior Services Account Manager
 
     Ian Watson-Jones
-IBM-
Associate Partner for Supply Chain Strategy and Analytics 
 
Michael Osment
-Taubman-
CIO/CTO
Deliv, the crowdsourced, same day delivery service that the big mall operators support and its future in retail supply chain.
Entire Panel Interactive Q&A Session
4:10-4:25 Debrief of the meeting and discussion of opportunities for MBA projects for the 2015-2016 academic year
M.S. Krishnan and
Ravi Anupindi,
-Michigan Ross-
TBIF Co-Directors
What was most attractive about today's meeting; should we adjust the format; what topics would you like to see at future meetings?

 

 

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