Conference showcases Supply Chain of the Future

By Freddie Pierce
Follow @WDMEllaCopeland This years CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals) Annual Global Conference offers a unique insight into the...

This year’s CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals) Annual Global Conference offers a unique insight into the ‘Supply Chain of the Future’, featuring a working, functional supply chain for it’s third conference exhibition.


In co-operation with the Distribution Business Management Association, the exhibition features a ‘real-time, fully-integrated functional supply chain’, which offers a first-hand experience of the technologies, processes, and solutions provided by high-performing supply chains.



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Marketed as a hands-on, real-time operating supply chain, the exhibition promises the opportunity to ‘kick the tyres’ of equipment, and offers technical expertise which will answer any questions about the technology. This is in addition to educational sessions about new equipment, provided alongside education tracks provided by the CSCMP.

Networking opportunities

Sponsored by major companies such as MercuryGate, Descartes System Group, DHL Supply Chain and IBM, the latest global conference is held in Atlanta from August 31st to September 3rd and promises attendees ‘more professional education and personal growth opportunities than any other event in the world’.

With around 3,000 attendees, the event is designed to provide great networking opportunities, along with innovative ways to cut supply chain cost, improve the efficiency of your supply chain and improve bottom line profits. Members of CSCMP can access information about attendees, and can contact them prior to the event through their member directory.  

Tickets to the conference can be purchased online, and is offered to CSCMP members at a reduced rate.


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