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ASCM Supply Chain Tour in Houston

The ASCM Supply Chain Tour is coming to Houston! Join your peers for a day long experience to learn, discuss, and benchmark your organization’s sourcing, procurement and supply processes.

Sourcing, Procurement and SupplyThursday, May 25 – Hotel Derek

Sourcing, Procurement and Supply

Thursday, May 25 – Hotel Derek
2525 W Loop S, Houston, TX 77027

This captivating, forum-style event will deliver supply chain education, innovation and networking that not only will enlighten, but surely convert you into a superfan. Engage with leading practitioners, technologists, industry experts, and peers focusing on the most impactful trends in sourcing and supply process and practices; digital capabilities; metrics, benchmarks, and analytics; and talent, transformation, and leadership. Space is limited. Sign up now!

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Thought Leaders

Skyler Covington

Skyler Covington

CSCP, SCOR-P

Division Supply Chain Manager at Sonoco

Skyler Covington, CSCP, SCOR-P, is division supply chain manager at Sonoco, a global supplier of packaging and recycling services. Covington is responsible for sales and operations planning, working capital, and the Sonoco Performance System Supply Chain pillar. His experience includes supply chain roles at GE Advanced Materials, USCO Logistics and Viking Range.

Steven Fulghum

Steven Fulghum

CSCP

Director of Technical Procurement at UScellular

Steven Fulghum, CSCP, is director of technical procurement at UScellular. In this role, he leads teams responsible for the strategic procurement of technology, companywide transactional purchasing and procurement effectiveness. Prior to this role, Fulghum spent the first 15 years of his career in the tier one automotive supply industry.

Jill Hays

Jill Hays

CPIM, CSCP, CLTD

Supply Chain Advisory for Amazon Web Services

Jill K. Hays, CPIM, CSCP, CLTD, is in supply chain advisory for Amazon Web Services and president of the ASCM Michigan East chapter. A value-driven supply chain professional with more than 20 years of expertise in an array of industries, Hays is passionate about machine learning, quantitative analytics, supply chain design and optimization, talent upskilling, and end-to-end planning.

Lineup

Networking, Information Desk and Hydration hosted by ASCM Chapters

8:30 am – 9:00 am

Networking, Information Desk and Hydration hosted by ASCM Chapters

8:30 am – 9:00 am

  • ASCM education
  • Digital VOR assets (EIU Resilience, Stability Index, Sustainability Readiness, Career Report, Trends, ASCM Insights)
  • Future events QR Code

Introduction, Tour Format, Trends Now

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Introduction, Tour Format, Trends Now

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Process and Leading Practices

9:15 am – 10:15 am

Process and Leading Practices

9:15 am – 10:15 am

  • Practitioner Perspectives Digital Vignette
  • Audience Poll
  • Small Group Discussion
  • Large Group Share
  • Take Home Tool

Networking Break hosted by ASCM Chapters

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Networking Break hosted by ASCM Chapters

10:15 am – 10:30 am

Digital Capabilities

10:30 am – 11:30 am

Digital Capabilities

10:30 am – 11:30 am

  • Practitioner Perspectives Digital Vignette
  • Audience Poll
  • Small Group Discussion
  • Large Group Share
  • Take Home Tool

Networking Lunch

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Networking Lunch

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

TECH Talk

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

TECH Talk

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

  • Bringing a Trend to Life
  • Audience Poll
  • Attendee Discussion Insight and Wrap Up

Metrics, Benchmarks and Analytics

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Metrics, Benchmarks and Analytics

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

  • Practitioner Perspectives Digital Vignette
  • Audience Poll
  • Small Group Discussion
  • Large Group Share
  • Take Home Tool

Networking Break hosted by ASCM Chapters

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Networking Break hosted by ASCM Chapters

2:00 pm – 2:15 pm

Talent, Leadership and Transformation

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

Talent, Leadership and Transformation

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

  • Practitioner Perspectives Digital Vignette
  • Audience Poll
  • Small Group Discussion
  • Large Group Share
  • Take Home Tool

‘Your Big Take-a-way’ World Wall Poll and Large Group Discussion

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm

‘Your Big Take-a-way’ World Wall Poll and Large Group Discussion

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Encore Networking Social

3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Encore Networking Social

3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Hosts

Jenette E. Ramos

Jenette E. Ramos

Former Senior Vice President, C-suite Officer and Board Member

Jenette E. Ramos retired from The Boeing Company after a career in aerospace that included roles as senior vice president, C-suite officer and board member at commercial jetliner, defense, space, security systems and global services companies. She currently serves on the board of regents for Washington State University and the board of directors for Beneficial State Bank. Ramos's awards include Most Influential Filipina in the World, Innovative and Thought Leader Award; Top 20 Women in Aerospace and Defense; and Asian American Executive of the Year.

Douglas J. Kent

Douglas J. Kent

SCOR-P

Executive Vice President of Corporate and Strategic Alliances at ASCM

Douglas J. Kent is the executive vice president of corporate and strategic alliances at ASCM. He oversees ASCM’s corporate member community, global training partners and North American chapters, academic relationships and industry/technology collaborators. He is also responsible for growing and strengthening ASCM’s Foundation as well as alliances with other NGOs and ASCM’s community-based objectives such as our global health initiatives.

Event Details

Thursday, May 25 – Hotel Derek
2525 W Loop S, Houston, TX 77027

Member Price: $495Non-Member Price: $695

Certification maintenance points: 6

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