Name
Keynote Interview: Boosting Supply Chain Resilience and Reducing Risk
Date & Time
Thursday, October 22, 2020, 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Jim Rice
Description
The last 6 months has shone a bright light on the importance of Supply Chain resilience. Spikes in global demand, and supply challenges have been key areas of concern for Supply Chain leaders worldwide.  In this session we'll be talking to Jim about some of the groundbreaking work he has conducted on Supply Chain Risk and Resilience at MIT, and his thoughts about the current challenges facing Supply Chain leaders today.
 
Some areas we will be discussing will include:
 
  • COVID 19 vs Other disruptions
  • What outcomes are common in all disruptions? and how can you mitigate risk? 
  • Practical strategies for managing risk and building resilience into the Supply Chain
  • Supply Chain design for today and tomorrow
Session Type
Talk
Virtual Session Link
Session Content Type
Strategy, Trends, Supply Chain Security/Compliance, Resilience