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The New England Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition will be taking place on October 5, 2015 at the Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel & Trade Center. This conference provides an excellent opportunity for individuals to keep pace with rapid change in the supply management profession. Early-bird discounts are available until September 18, 2015. Only $199 for the entire day--a true value!
Registration and program information is available on-line at: www.nescon.org. Register now, before all the slots fill up! Also, a key highlight of the conference will be the lunchtime Keynote (sponsored by MetaProcure). This will highlight a talk given by Roy Anderson, Executive Vice President of MetaProcure. He is truly one of the best and most dynamic & exciting speakers you will EVER see!
The New England Collaborative has consistently received rave reviews for delivering one-day conferences with superior value – “A great bang-for-the-buck!” Attendees agree that NESCON is remarkable for its professional breadth, originality and overall cost effectiveness. This year's program promises to be just as engaging as the record-setting 2014 conference, with six distinct learning tracks, two Keynotes, and Exhibitor presentations covering a wide range of supply chain topics, emerging trends and solid solutions. This is a great way for professionals to leverage their time and spend precious training dollars wisely at a first class, LOCAL event.
Six Custom Learning Tracks: Risk Management & Compliance, Microsoft Office Tools for Business, Purchasing & Supply Chain Management, Global Logistics, Operations Mgt: ERP & Demand Management, and Supplier Showcase.
Ø Supply Chain Compliance: RoHS, Reach, EICC, Conflict Minerals, etc.
Ø Supply Chain Risk Mgt: Think Differently! Risk Exposure Index (REI) primer
Ø Reducing the Risk from Sourcing
Ø Windows 10 & Office 2016 (& 365): Newest/Best Features to improve office productivity!
Ø Business Intelligence in Excel (Pivot Tables & Other Data Mgt Tools!)
Ø TBD –Office Technology (TBD)
Ø “Extreme” Negotiations with Difficult Suppliers: Lessons learned, tips & tricks!
Ø Where are Supply Chains Headed?: 2016 and beyond!
Ø Intellectual Property: A Hot Issue for Today’s Supply Contracts – be Proactive, not Reactive!
Ø Data Driven Logistics: Leveraging Business Analytics
Ø The Connection of Level of Service & Transportation Rates: The Holy Grail!
Ø TBD – Global Logistics
Ø ERP Selection: Cut Through the Hype = A Fresh Approach!
Ø Reducing Supply Chain Complexity Quickly!: Accelerated Value Stream Mapping
Ø Demand Planning Success Stories: Real World Examples and Key Concepts
Ø Economic Outlook - A New England Perspective (Special segment on the adverse effects of the recession, and the forecast for recovery)