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2014 Fall Conference - Schedule

2014 Fall Conference Schedule

7:00am-8:00am Registration and Breakfast

8:00am-8:15am Welcome! Opening Remark
Dr. Ananth Iyer
DCMME & GSCMI Center Director

8:15am-8:30am Greetings from the Dean
Dr. David Hummels
Dean of Krannert School of Management

2014 DCMME Fall Conference Session 1

Sean Anderson
Senior Procurement Manager, IBM
“Smarter Supply Chain – Innovative Use of Analytics in IBM Supply Chain to Drive Business Value”

Gary Smith
LEC Supply Chain Manager, Caterpillar

Mike Crossk
Senior Value Stream EngineerAmerican Axle & Manufacturing
“Material Flow & Packaging Within the Internal Value Stream”

Matthew Van Hoosier
Director Supply ChainEvonik
“Balancing Probabilities and Uncertainties for Long Term Forecasting”

9:30am-9:45am Q&A Session 1

9:45am-10:15am Break

10:15am-11:45am 2014 DCMME Fall Conference Session 2

Dr. George Shanthikumar
DCMME & GSCMI Center Director
Dr. Karthik Kanan
Purdue FacultyKrannert Business School of Management

“Shaping Consumer Demand within the Supply Chain”

Larry Hanson
Director - Manufacturing Functional ExcellenceCummins 

“Journey of Data Analytics at Cummins”

Sean McCreave
Manager Solutions Analysis and Modeling
Lia Douglas
Sr. Strategic Solutions Manager, Fedex

“Analysis and Modeling – Quantifying the Value of a Supply Chain Solution”

Cara Curtland
Strategist, Strategic Planning and ModellingHewlett-Packard

“Managing Complexity with Analytics and Governance”

11:20am-11:35am Q&A Session 2

11:35am-11:45am Conference Closing Remark by Dr. George Shanthikumar, DCMME & GSCMI Center Director

11:45am-1:00pm Lunch