Lehigh University - Center for Value Chain Research
Fall Symposium - November 13th, 2012


Rauch Business Center, Room 91
621 Taylor Street, Bethlehem, PA 18015


"TAKING YOUR VALUE CHAIN TO THE NEXT LEVEL"


AGENDA:

    • 8:00 - 8:15 am - Registration & Continental Breakfast

    • 8:15 - 8:30: Welcome, Introductions, and Update on CVCR Activities.
      Robert Trent, Supply Chain Management Program Director, Lehigh University

    • 8:30 - 9:45: Session 1 - Better Decision-Making through Real-Time Data.
      Steve Hensler, Principal TPM Consulting

    • 9:45 - 10:00 - Break

    • 10:00 - 11:15: Session 2 - Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM) The New Global Discipline of Supply Chain Excellence.
      Gregory L. Schlegel, VP Business Development/Prinipal, SherTrack LLC

    • 11:15 - 12:30 pm: Session 3 - Gaining Competitive Advantage from Preferential Supplier Treatment.
      Robert Trent, Supply Chain Management Program Director, Lehigh University

    • 12:30 - 1:30 - Lunch

    • 1:30 - 2:45: Session 4 - Using Lean Six Sigma to Drive Customer-Supplier Process Improvements.
      Richard J. Titus Consulting, Lean Six Sigma Consultant and Master Black Belt
      Bonnie Hall, Crayola Worldwide Quality Director
      Ray Cruz, Packaging Corporation of America, Production Manager

    • 2:45 - 4:00: Session 5 - Managing Compliance and Global Security - Raising the Bar
      Kelly Raia, Import/Export Compliance Officer, Vice President and Associate Partner, American River International Ltd.

    • 4:00 - 4:15 - Wrap Up.

 

For information on previous CVCR symposiums, please visit the pages for our Fall 2011 Symposium or the Symposium Archives.