Supply Chain Risk Management 2008

  • The Supply Chain Risk Management Summit 2008 (SCRM 2008) is a conference and networking event that will highlight the key issues in supply chain risk management.

It will offer the latest strategies for maximising supply chain excellence and minimising vulnerability and exposure to risk.

This ‘must attend’ event for senior supply chain management executives and risk practitioners employs our innovative event structure of keynote sessions, conference, networking and pre-arranged private one to one meetings that will equip you with the necessary information for

  • Securing and advancing your supply network
  • Minimising your vulnerability and exposure to risk
  • Maximising your supply chain excellence

This year’s programme represents a cross section of industry case studies that comprise the key strands to managing risk in a variety of situations:

  • Asda Wal-Mart’s approach to responsible sourcing:
  • Measuring supplier performance with thorough auditing processes
  • Managing the risk of China:
  • How Bristol Myers Squibb are mitigating the threat and finding the opportunity
  • Tackling risk head on:
  • Why AMR advocate embracing risk as an opportunity to maximise value and gain competitive advantage
  • Ensuring a speedy response to an unforeseeable break in your supply chain:
  • Adopting Cisco’s pro-active risk management framework for success

Confirmed 2008 speakers include:

  • Tonet Rivera – VP Supply Chain and Europe, Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Chris McCann – ES Country Manager, Global Procurement, Wal-Mart
  • Noha Tohamy – Research Director, MR Research
  • Professor Richard Wilding – Professor and Chair, Supply Chain Risk Management, Cranfield School of Management

To register for the various delegate package options and qualify for an early bird discount of £200 visit


Or Contact: Laurence Allen — Manufacturing Industries Marketing Director Email: Tel: +44 (0) 207 202 7560

Event Facts and Figures

SCRM 2008 – 2 day event in its second year Taking place at the Beurs-WTC Congress Center Rotteram delegates can choose to: meet with other attendees or take pre-arranged meetings with a select group of leading vendors such as Deutsche Bank, Priority Freight and Protiviti At least 100 end user delegates are expected

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About World Trade Group:

WTG is a market-leading conference company that brings together senior executives from world-class organizations for a unique blend of knowledge sharing,networking and deal-making.

Each year more than 5000 senior delegates — predominantly Fortune or FTSE 500 — attend one of WTG’s high level business events in Europe and North America.

Many of our events are now in their ninth or tenth successful year.

Our event portfolio includes more than 40 ‘must attend’ conferences and events held across Europe and North America across 8 key core industries: life sciences, media an telecoms, energy, manufacturing, business services, defence, property and technology.

The event format pioneered by WTG has carefully researched conference programmes are combined with facilitated networking sessions to provide delegates with cutting edge information and innovative solutions.

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