Asia's Largest End-To-End Supply Chain Management Platform

Asia's Largest End-To-End Logistics & Supply Chain Conference returns for its 11th edition. A few quick facts of the 2015 & 2016 editions - 650 + Attendees / 200 Speakers / 40 Exhibitors / 85% Attendees from Management Cadre. These editions sold out making them the most dynamic & highest level industry strategy & benchmarking events to date in Asia. The 11th edition would host several co-located tracks across 2 days, running parallel to the main conference & ELSC Awards.

The Fast Moving Supply Supply Chain Forum is a part of this mega event which has 8 tracks. This track specifically focuses on logistics & supply chain related to the FMCG sector. The same is scheduled on day 2 for the entire day post the common morning keynote in the main ballroom. Below mentioned are the details of the same.

2017 Agenda

  • 08:00 am - 09:40 am

    Registration with Tea / Coffee

  • 09:40 am - 09:45 am

    Welcome Note

  • 09:45 am - 10:45 am

    Keynote of the day

  • 10:45 am - 11:15 am

    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 11:15 pm - 12:45 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Theme : The Rules of The Game Have Changed. Time To Re-Set Your Enterprise Supply Chains
    • "Buy Anywhere, Fulfill Anywhere" : Take advantage of omni-channel inventory management to drive business performance
    • The Network v/s The Warehouse : How to determine which delivers the best ROI for your organization
    • Demand Planning : Centralized Vs. Decentralized; Predictive Analysis v/s Forecast Accuracy
    • A bigger focus on supply chain risk management, especially resiliency
    • Service Chains: Will service chains will they become more important than product chains
    • Balancing the equation of the last mile delivery between customer satisfaction and cost optimization
    • How to successfully balance the requirements of lean & flexibility in supply chains : Winning the customer at a reasonable price
  • 12:45 pm - 01:45 pm

    Lunch & Networking Break

  • 01:45 pm - 03:00 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Omni-Channel: Tackling Order Fulfillment & Inventory Management
    • Develop a robust Omni channel fulfillment network: How to analyze each of your distribution nodes' fulfillment potential to redesign and optimize your network for Omni channel
    • Rethink your fulfillment strategy: New fulfillment strategies which leverage a seamless customer experience without spiraling costs: FC vs. drop-ship, in-store fulfillment vs. store-to-store fulfillment etc.
    • Which technologies are critical to action efficient order fulfillment across your network redesign and within your Omni channel strategy
    • Achieving actual end-to-end, real-time inventory visibility: How to create a single-view of inventory across channels and throughout your network to ensure Omni channel agility and avoid overstock
    • Best practice on leveraging your data assets to optimize inventory distribution and routing according to customer demand
    • How to unite your optimized inventory network with your customer needs to create a seamless experience, increase retention and drive sales
  • 03:00 pm - 04:15 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Theme: How to Action You're Forecasting Through Effective Demand Management and Cross-Functional Collaboration
    • How workflow strategies including cross-silo data sharing and real-time responsiveness help maximize forecasting
    • Maintaining a robust feedback loop regardless of market conditions by using advanced analytics and strategic risk planning
    • How creating stronger internal collaboration, accountability and clear Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) can help you improve on-shelf availability, customer satisfaction and increase sales
    • Implementing complex data science such as inputting real-time information and customer behavior data to improve forecasting
    • How breaking silos and uniting functions together can achieve common organizational goals
    • Metrics which are crucial to track and will have the biggest impact on improving forecasting - from seasonality to customer trend metrics
  • 04:15 pm - 04:45 pm

    Tea / Coffee & Networking Break

  • 04:45 pm - 06:00 pm

    Panel Discussion Track

    Theme: Supply Chain in an Era of Disruption
    • How supply chains cope with disruption in their security, demand response, quality control, and compliance processes
    • Striking a balance between lean SCM versus improved reliability through redundancies and diversification of processes
    • Disruptive Innovation V/s Innovation imperatives. Balancing the variables
    • Debating the pros and cons of long and short planning horizons when it comes to contingency planning in a time of rapid change
    • Can we use digitally enabled trends as game changes? Examine the challenges vs. opportunities as a result of digital disruptors
    • Creating an agile, responsive & demand driven supply chain worthy of the digital supply chain
  • 06:00 pm Onwards

    Conference Adjourns

2016 Speakers