SCM Tech Summit 2019 – Linking the Supply With the Chain

Businesses have to be on point when it comes to meeting the demand of its customers and ordering the supplies needed to do so. An overestimation of demand leads to bloated inventory and high costs. We can overcome this by Implementing right forecasting models and creating the right forecasting process through technology in supply chain management cycles. Automated Inventory Monitoring is changing the way people are looking at the inventory management through Artificial Intelligence, Data mining and Robotics.

All these technologies are out there and ready to be implemented and explored to ease the life of SCM Professionals. Are we really using the full potential of this technology? Do we know how to implement? The summit had been attended by 70+ SCM professionals.

Top 7 Discussions happened at the SCM Tech Summit 2019 on the 29th January at Taj Lands End Mumbai

  1. Linking the Supply with the Chain with the technology
  2. Why Data Analytics is crucial for the SCM business?
  3. Marrying Forecasting Models with annual and long term plans
  4. Rethinking Cycle Counting and Inventory Management  with Technology
  5. Put the “WHY” in the centre and pick your technology
  6. Implementation Low Cost Automation Solutions
  7. How to use the right SCM talent to support technologies

Speakers at the Supply Chain Technology Summit were Aninda Shome, Director Distribution, Pfizer; Prashant Bhatmule, Head-Outsourcing, JK Paper Ltd.; Kavitha Krishnarao, Business Leader in Retail, Ikea India; Parag Dani, Lead Supply Chain & Digital Initiatives, Grasim Industries Ltd.; Namit Agrawal, National Key Accounts Manager, Grey Orange Pvt Ltd.; Vivekanand, Country Manager-India & SAARC, GreyOrange Pvt Ltd.; Aditya Kulkarni, Associate Director, Flipkart, Hitesh Bhatra , COO Cogneau Systems, Arpit Govil Regional Sales Manager Grey Orange, Jaydeep Adhikari SCM & Lead Procurement & Contracting Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. Rahul S Dogar Co-Founder, Director-Strategy & Business Development Holisol Logistic Pvt. Ltd.; Royston Fernandes Head-Analytics & Continuous Improvement & Global Supply Chain Cipla

Our partners at the summit were: Gold Partner GreyOrange & Holisol, Exhibit Partner SKP. Media Partners were Free Press Journal, TradeBriefs, & Machine Maker.

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