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Don Hicks to Speak at Manufacturing Supply Chain Officer Summit 2013

March 20, 2013

The latest advances in supply chain design technologies are allowing organizations to virtually start with a clean slate when modeling, analyzing and optimizing their ideal supply chain.

Don Hicks, President and CEO, LLamasoft, will speak March 21 in Shanghai, China to an audience of global supply chain leaders in his presentation, “Designing Supply Chains for Breakthrough Performance.” Hicks will address how the top companies have used supply chain design technology to not only improve upon their legacy supply chain, but also implement what in some cases are dramatic improvements in terms of cost, service, carbon emissions and risk mitigation.

As the founder of LLamasoft, Inc., Hicks is a supply chain industry visionary, specializing in strategy and technology issues, and is a highly sought after speaker and author. Over the last 15 years, he has personally consulted with and coached supply chain professionals at hundreds of companies around the world to optimize and improve their operations. Hicks has a BS in Systems Engineering from the US Military Academy at West Point, and an MBA from the University of Michigan.

MSCO’13, March 21 – 23, Shanghai, China, will bring together over 350 supply chain leaders from 20+ countries, to debate, discuss and respond to the crucial issues on the MSCO agenda. Featuring over 40 speakers, the international industry gathering will deliver insightful and informative plenary sessions featuring the world’s leading supply chain experts, all grappling with pivotal problems, and keen to learn from each other.

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About GlobalSCM Group

 GlobalSCM Group is an Asia leading organization dedicated to researching, understanding, integrating resources, and spreading knowledge in supply chain, logistics, procurement and manufacturing fields. GlobalSCM Group was founded in 2005, and has offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai.

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