Procurement and Supply Chain Fundamentals
- Benita Owens Manager of Procurement & Warehousing, Joe Wheeler EMC
- Robert Sherman, Senior Manager of Procurement and Facilities, United Cooperative Ser-vices
- Mark Shogren, Manager of Purchasing, Materials & Facilities, Pioneer Electric Cooperative
- Andy Stewart, Manager of Supply Management Services, Great River Energy
Join our seasoned panel of procurement and supply chain management professionals in a discussion of proactive and strategic approaches that utilizes planning, forecasting and collaboration. You will learn core procurement practices and methods and how to prepare to deploy and manage a wide variety of processes. Topics will include: risk management, logistics, contracts, alliances, forecasting, and key regulations that impact your supply management activities. Each of you will walk away having with new insights, new professional connections, and with a publication in hand.
This session is designed for newcomers and veterans who want to expand and update their skills in support of supply chain functions, such as purchasing, inventory, materials and warehouse management.