SCLA Forum Schedule

Overview

During the SCLA in-depth program, participants from the corporate and academic world explore critical supply chain issues and best practices. Participants learn from each other and find better ways to improve their performance.

2016 Conference Theme: Collaboration across the Supply Chain
Super Session 1 SUPPLIER ENGAGEMENT: DOES COLLABORATION UNLOCK GREATER VALUE
Super Session 2 iCHAIN: THRIVING IN THE AGE OF THE EVER-CONNECTED CUSTOMER
Super Session 3 COLLABORATIVE LEADERSHIP: OVERCOMING THE UNEXPECTED
 
 

2016 SCLA Forum Schedule

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
MONDAY - JUNE 6

1 : 0 0 p m – 6 : 3 0 p m

Registration

(Arizona Loggia)

4 : 0 0 p m – 6 : 0 0 p m

Unleashing your Leadership Potential to Drive Powerful Change

(Grand Coronado)

Opening Remarks: Amy Thorn, Executive Director, DBM Association

Introduction: Barb Kubicki-Hicks, Procurement Services Executive, Bank of America;
2016 SCLA Supply Chain Women in Action Committee Chair
Facilitating: Shalom Saada Saar, Ph.D., Professor of Management Science & Leadership,
Shunghai Jiao Tong University
Panelists: Ana Lucia Alonzo, Director Planning – Global Supply Chain Planning, Starbucks
Beth Correll, Sr. Director Commodities Sourcing, Hershey
Amanda Jacobus, Client Manager, Yusen Logistics
Amy McDermott, Director Marketing & Communications, The Raymond Corporation
Liz Neuman, Director Customer Supply Chain Solutions, Kimberly-Clark
Mary Rollman, Managing Director, Accenture
Lisa Wheldon, Director of Container Sales, Jaxport

6 : 3 0 p m – 7 : 0 0 p m

New SCLA Member Reception

(Garden Court)

7 : 0 0 p m – 8 : 3 0 p m

Welcome Reception

(Bennie’s Courtyard)

8 : 3 0 p m – 9 : 1 5 p m

Mandatory Speaker Meeting

(Grand Coronado)

TUESDAY - JUNE 7

7 : 0 0 p m – 5 : 0 0 p m

Registration

(Arizona Loggia)

7 : 0 0 a m – 7 : 4 5 a m

Peer Group Breakfast

(Sunset Plaza & Grand Coronado)

7 : 4 5 a m – 8 : 1 5 a m

Welcome, Introduction and Opening Remarks, Program Overview

(Grand Coronado)

Welcome: Amy Thorn, Executive Director, DBM Association
Introduction & Opening Remarks:
Rick Sather, VP of Supply Chain Operations, Jack Links;
2016 SCLA Executive Committee Chair
Program Overview: Ken McDowell, VP Supply Chain Management, Airgas;
2016 SCLA Education Committee Chair

9 : 1 5 a m – 9 : 3 0 a m

Break

9 : 3 0 a m – 1 1 : 0 0 a m

Peer Groups

(Locations vary)

1 1 : 0 0 a m – 1 1 : 1 5 a m

Break

1 1 : 1 5 a m – 1 2 : 4 5 p m

SUPPLIER ENGAGEMENT: DOES COLLABORATION UNLOCK GREATER VALUE

(Arizona I)

Super Session Chairs:
Jeff Corbett, SVP & CPO, Duke Energy
Steve Holic, Senior Director Forwarding
and Distribution Americas, Philips


Case Studies & Panel Discussion:
Facilitating: Jeff Corbett, SVP & CPO,
Duke Energy
Presenting: Tom Frese, SVP Fleet, Procurement & PMO, Hertz Corporation
Steve Holic, Senior Director Forwarding &
Distribution Americas, Philips
Marcus Olsen, VP Purchasing, Leggett & Platt

1 1 : 1 5 a m – 1 2 : 4 5 p m

iCHAIN: THRIVING IN THE AGE OF THE EVER-CONNECTED CUSTOMER

(Arizona II & III)

Super Session Chairs:
Tim Carroll, VP Integrated Business
Planning & Execution,
Global Operations, Lenovo
Jeff Kellan, VP Supply Chain Operations,
Toys R Us
Steve Sensing, President Global Supply
Chain Solutions, Ryder System


Case Studies & Interactive Panel Discussion:
Tim Carroll, VP Integrated Business
Planning & Execution,
Global Operations, Lenovo
Jeff Kellan, VP Supply Chain Operations,
Toys R Us
Steve Sensing, President Global Supply
Chain Solutions, Ryder System


1 2 : 4 5 p m – 1 : 4 5 p m

Lunch

(Sunset Plaza & Grand Coronado)

1 : 4 5 p m – 2 : 0 0 p m

Break

3 : 0 0 p m – 3 : 1 5 p m

Break

4 : 3 0 p m – 5 : 0 0 p m

Wrap-Up and Closing Remarks:

(Grand Coronado)

Rick Sather, VP Supply Chain and Operations, Jack Links;
2016 SCLA Executive Committee Chair

6 : 3 0 p m – 9 : 3 0 p m

Cocktail Reception followed by Circle of Excellence & Distinguished Service Awards Dinner

(Sunset Plaza & Grand Coronado)

WEDNESDAY - JUNE 8

7 : 0 0 p m – 5 : 0 0 p m

Registration

(Arizona Loggia)

7 : 0 0 a m – 7 : 4 5 a m

SCLA Education Committee Meeting & Breakfast

(Council)

7 : 0 0 a m – 7 : 4 5 a m

Breakfast

(Sunset Plaza & Grand Coronado)

7 : 4 5 a m – 8 : 0 0 a m

Opening Remarks:

(Grand Coronado)

Rick Sather, VP Supply Chain and Operations, Jack Links;
2016 SCLA Executive Committee Chair

9 : 0 0 a m – 9 : 1 5 a m

Break

9 : 1 5 a m - 1 0 : 4 5 a m

SUPPLIER ENGAGEMENT: DOES COLLABORATION UNLOCK GREATER VALUE

(Arizona I)

Super Session Chairs: Jeff Corbett, SVP & CPO, Duke Energy
Steve Holic, Senior Director Forwarding
and Distribution Americas, Philips


Case Studies & Panel Discussion:
Facilitating: Jeff Corbett, SVP & CPO, Duke Energy
Presenting:Tom Frese, SVP Fleet, Procurement & PMO, Hertz Corporation
Steve Holic, Senior Director Forwarding
and Distribution Americas, Philips
Marcus Olsen, VP Purchasing, Leggett & Platt


9 : 1 5 a m - 1 0 : 4 5 a m

COLLABORATIVE LEADERSHIP:
OVERCOMING THE UNEXPECTED

(Pueblo I & II)

Super Session Chairs: Ron Marotta, VP,
Yusen Logistics
Fred Towler, VP NA Papers, Pulp, Coated Paperboard and Supply Chain Operations, International Paper
Renee Ure, VP Global Operations, STS, Endto-
End Supply Chain Practitioner, IBM


Interactive Workshop & Panel Discussion:
Facilitating: Carol Kinsey Goman, PhD,
Business Coach & Author, Kinsey Consulting Services
Presenting: Ron Marotta, VP, Yusen Logistics
Fred Towler, VP NA Papers, Pulp, Coated
Paperboard and Supply Chain Operations,
International Paper
Renee Ure, VP Global Operations, STS, Endto-
End Supply Chain Practitioner, IBM

1 0 : 4 5 a m – 1 1 : 0 0 a m

Break

1 1 : 0 0 a m – 1 2 : 1 5 p m

Peer Groups

(Locations vary)

1 2 : 1 5 p m – 1 : 1 5 p m

Circle of Excellence Award Keynote Luncheon:

(Grand Coronado)

Opening Remarks: Jack Thorn, PhD, Chairman, DBM Association
Introductions: Omar Keith Helferich, PhD, Professor Logistics, Central Michigan University
Speaker: TBA

1 : 1 5 p m – 1 : 3 0 p m

Break

2 : 4 5 p m – 3 : 0 0 p m

Break

3 : 0 0 p m – 4 : 3 0 p m

iCHAIN: THRIVING IN THE AGE OF THE EVER-CONNECTED CUSTOMER

(Arizona II & III)

Super Session Chairs:
Tim Carroll, VP Integrated Business
Planning & Execution,
Global Operations, Lenovo
Jeff Kellan, VP Supply Chain Operations,
Toys R Us
Steve Sensing, President Global Supply
Chain Solutions, Ryder System


Case Studies & Interactive Panel Discussion:
Tim Carroll, VP Integrated Business
Planning & Execution,
Global Operations, Lenovo
Jeff Kellan, VP Supply Chain Operations,
Toys R Us
Steve Sensing, President Global Supply
Chain Solutions, Ryder System


3 : 0 0 p m – 4 : 3 0 p m

COLLABORATIVE LEADERSHIP:
OVERCOMING THE UNEXPECTED

(Pueblo I & II)

Super Session Chairs Ron Marotta, VP,
Yusen Logistics
Fred Towler, VP NA Papers, Pulp, Coated Paperboard and Supply Chain Operations, International Paper
Renee Ure, VP Global Operations, STS, Endto-
End Supply Chain Practitioner, IBM


Interactive Workshop & Panel Discussion:
Facilitating: Carol Kinsey Goman, PhD,
Business Coach & Author, Kinsey Consulting Services
Presenting: Ron Marotta, VP, Yusen Logistics
Fred Towler, VP NA Papers, Pulp, Coated
Paperboard and Supply Chain Operations,
International Paper
Renee Ure, VP Global Operations, STS, Endto-
End Supply Chain Practitioner, IBM
Dave Wheeler, SVP Global Supply Chain and Fleet Management, Cintas

4 : 3 0 p m – 5 : 0 0 p m

Wrap-Up & Closing Ceremony

(Grand Coronado)

Rick Sather, VP of Supply Chain Operations, Jack Links;
2016 SCLA Executive Committee Chair
Ken McDowell, VP Supply Chain Management, Airgas;
2016 SCLA Education Committee Chair

5 : 0 0 p m – 6 : 0 0 p m

Chairmen’s Reception

(Coronado Loggia/Link)

Hosted by:
Rick Sather, VP of Supply Chain Operations, Jack Links;
2016 SCLA Executive Committee Chair
Ken McDowell, VP Supply Chain Management, Airgas;
2016 SCLA Education Committee Chair

 

1 : 0 0 p m – 6 : 3 0 p m

Registration
(Calusa Prefunction)