WOMEN IN SUPPLY CHAIN FORUM

Be an essential part of APICS’s efforts to attract, promote and retain women in supply chain by joining the inaugural Women in Supply Chain Forum, held Tuesday, October 17, in conjunction with APICS 2017 in San Antonio.

Hear from supply chain and diversity trailblazers, who will share their insights regarding the new faces of supply chain leadership and the future of the field. Plus, participants in this special gathering will have the opportunity to network with one another and discuss opportunities and challenges.  

This forum is open to all, and APICS values the participation of anyone who supports the continuing advancement of women in the field.
  

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

7:45-8:15 a.m  Coffee Service
8:15-8:45 a.m. Welcome Remarks - The State of Women in Supply Chain
Abe Eshkenazi, CEO, APICS
Jennifer Proctor, Director of Publications, APICS
Erin Christopher, Principal - Strategy & Operations, Deloitte Consulting
8:45-10 a.m. Panel Discussion: Leadership Perspectives
Moderator: Jennifer Daniels, Vice President of Marketing, APICS
Karen Alber, Former Chief Information Officer, MillerCoors
Laura Scott, Director, Global Supply Chain Planning, McCormick & Company
Valerie Young, Vice President, Global Supply Chain, 3M
10-10:15 a.m. Break 
10:15-10:45 a.m. Connect to People: Diversity and Inclusion as a Foundation for Good Business
Janice King, Assistant Vice President - Workforce Diversity and Inclusion, AT&T 
10:45-11:30 a.m Forging Ahead: The Path to Attracting, Retaining, and Advancing Talented Women
Jennifer Proctor, Director of Publications, APICS 
11:30-1 p.m.  Networking Luncheon 

Register for the full conference or purchase a one-day registration for Tuesday, October 17 in order to attend. 
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