SCC Regional Meeting – Montreal, Canada
This regional meeting was hosted by KPMG, with special guest speaker John Robb, Strategic Sourcing & Transportation, AbitibiBowater. Other speakers included Joseph Francis, SCC Executive Director, and Jerome Thirion, National Lead Supply Chain & Operations, KPMG. The meeting was held in French. Presenters shared their experience on improving and streamlining supply chains, and what the Supply Chain Operations Reference model (SCOR®) can do for your organization.
The meeting included breakfast, an overview of issues and trends, an SCC update, and a roundtable discussion on current challenges. The agenda for this meeting was as follows:
|7:30 - 8:00am||Registration & Breakfast|
|8:00am - 8:10am (Sharp)||Welcome & Introductions||Joe Francis, SCC & Jerome Thirion, KPMG|
|8:10 - 8:30am||What’s New at Supply Chain Council?||Joe Francis, Executive Director, Supply Chain Council|
|8:30 - 9:15am||Case Study||John Robb, Strategic Sourcing & Transportation at AbitibiBowater|
|9:15 - 10:00am||Supply Chain Management & Business Financial Performance||Joe Francis, SCC|
|10:00 - 10:15am||Closing Remarks||Jerome Thirion, National Lead Supply Chain & Operations, KPMG Canada|
There are a number of ways that the SCC community can help make these regional events a success. As a supply chain leader and SCOR practitioner, please attend and ask your colleagues to attend. Please share the dates and location with other supply chain professionals in the area that you know. And regardless of whether you can attend, please let us know what topics are important to you for meeting content; contact Rich Sherman (email@example.com).