Susan has been working in the Supply Chain Technology industry for 30+ years. Including 22 years in Europe. Susan has worked with technology companies as, i2 Technologies, Savi Technology, RedPrairie, Activ Technologies and Logiswift. She worked as Managing Director of Tompkins International in Europe, providing consulting support for European, Africa and Global projects.
Susan worked in Logistics Operations for ModusLink in Europe, overseeing three facilities and supporting transportation strategy and execution. Her background Industrial Engineering, technology, consulting and operations across various industries including, manufacturing, construction, transport and 3rd Party Logistics Providers give her the experience required for helping large and medium companies achieve supply chain excellence.
Digitalization and technological advancements are changing the nature of business across all sectors on a global scale, albeit the speed and methods of transitioning has not been uniform. This has led to a disconnect between players across the supply chain, which has at times hindered how much progress is possible. This session will bring together key stakeholders, who will discuss what type of investments are currently being made, the reach and usage of key systems in the market, and what compromises must be made to achieve more efficient advances in digitalization.
Wednesday 27 September 15:10 - 15:50 Main Stage