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We created The Logistics and Supply Chain Forum's conference program after extensive research and feedback from our delegates - senior logistics and supply chain executives who, like you, are dealing with critical issues on a daily basis.

The conference is designed to help you become a more effective executive by opening doors to new perspectives and points of view allowing you - and your company - to move forward. 


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If you would like to participate in the program or recommend any speakers or topics please email Chyai Mulberg or call her at 212-651-8736.
2015 Conference Development
2015 Conference Development
  • Take Part In The Program

    The 2015 Logistics & Supply Chain Forum Conference Program is currently in development. Check back often for more information!

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    for the 2015 Logistics & Supply Chain Forum Call For Participation with complete information on speaker submittal guidelines.

    If you would like to participate in the program, recommend any speakers or topics, or take part in a 1-1 research call, please contact Chyai Mulberg at 212-651-8736 or via email.

2014 Keynote Address
2014 Keynote Address
  • The Second Machine Age: What it means for your business and your future

    Erik Brynjolfsson, Director, MIT Center for Digital Business

    We are at inflection point in our economy.  A wave of exponential, digital and combinatorial new technologies is accelerating innovation, automating many jobs, and fundamentally changing business.  This creates enormous a multi-trillion dollar opportunity for wealth creation, but the benefits will be very uneven, with many people and businesses worse off than they were before. In this talk, I will explain the causes and consequences of these changes, including
    •  The recent trends in productivity, profits, investment, GDP and employment;
    •  The “Great Decoupling” and what it means for business and labor;
    •  The weird and wonderful economic benefits of the digital age;
    •  The three types of biased technical change and who wins and loses from each;
    •  A look to the future and the three elements of machine intelligence;
    •  The emerging power of data-driven decision-making;
    •  The fundamentals creating an inflection point in technology; and
    •  Implications for individuals, business and society.

    Erik Brynjolfsson is the Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, a Professor at the MIT Sloan School, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research on the interaction among information technologies, strategy, productivity and employment has been recognized with 10 Best Paper prizes and five patents.

    Prof. Brynjolfsson is a director or advisor for several technology-intensive firms and lectures worldwide on technology and strategy. His books include Race Against the Machine: How the Digital Revolution is Accelerating Innovation, Driving Productivity and Irreversibly Transforming Employment and the Economy, co-authored with Andrew McAfee. He received AB and SM degrees from Harvard and a PhD from MIT. You can download his papers: or follow him on Twitter: @erikbryn.


Past Speakers
Past Speakers
  • Past Speakers

    Past Speakers have included:
    Alcon Laboratories, Inc., VP, Global Supply Chain
    All American Poly, VP, Logistics/Production Planning
    American Wholesale Book Company, VP, Operations
    Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Director, Americas Transportation and Logistics Planning
    BuildDirect Technologies, Inc., Chief Operating Officer
    Dow Chemical Company, Global Leader - RFID, GPS and Auto ID
    Dr Pepper Snapple Group, SVP
    Getinge Infection Control AB, VP, Global Logistics
    Halliburton Company, VP, Global Logistics
    HID Global Corporation, VP, Global Supply Chain
    InComm, VP, Global Warehousing & Logistics
    Invacare Corporation, VP, NA Logistics
    Lawson Products Inc., VP, Supply Management
    Macy's Logistics and Operations, VP
    Microsoft, EPG Industry Mgr, Manufacturing & Supply Chain
    Office Depot, Inc., VP, Supply Chain
    Omya Inc., Vice President, Supply Chain
    P.F. CHANG'S CHINA BISTRO, Inc., Chief Procurement Officer
    Papa John’s International, Inc., Director, Global Supply Chain Management
    Pro-Build Holdings, Inc., EVP, Supply Chain & Technology
    Quality Supply Chain Co-Op - Wendy's, SVP Distribution, Logistics and Program Mgmt.
    Reddy Ice Holdings, Inc., VP, Supply Chain
    Regis Corporation, VP, Logistics
    Seagate Technology, Inc., VP, Supply Chain Operations & Development
    Snyder's-Lance Inc., VP, Manufacturing and Corporate Engineering
    TASER International, VP, Supply Chain Management
    University of San Diego, Managing Director, Supply Chain Mgmt.
    Valerus, Chief Procurement Officer
    Welch Foods, Inc., Director, Customer Logistics

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