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LLamasoft to Host Seventh Annual SummerCon Conference in Detroit

December 6, 2016

Supply chain design software leader will welcome hundreds to Motor City

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (December 6, 2016). LLamasoft, a global leader in supply chain optimization software and solutions, will host its seventh annual SummerCon conference June 12-16, 2017 at the Marriot Renaissance Center in Downtown Detroit. The five-day event kicks off with two days of pre-conference training, followed by two and a half days of keynote presentations, customer case study sessions, best-practice roundtable discussions and demonstrations of the latest LLamasoft technology.

SummerCon 2016 drew attendees from nearly every continent and most U.S. states from the CEO level to business analysts, spanning nearly every industry. SummerCon 2017 will offer case study sessions from Fortune 500 companies, a Supply Chain Design Expo Hall with technology and service offerings from leading providers and a look ahead at what’s on the horizon for the LLamasoft product suite.

In addition to ample networking opportunities, keynote speakers include professor and political science writer, Philip Tetlock; businessman and former President of Mexico, Vincente Fox and former World Champion of Card Magic, Helder Guimarães.

We are thrilled to bring SummerCon 2017 back home to Michigan” said LLamasoft CEO and President Don Hicks. “Detroit is going through a renaissance and is defying the odds, proving to be a city with a renewed energy and focus on innovation. We think Detroit serves as a great example and metaphor for the way LLamasoft is reinventing supply chain technology as the field enters a new era.” To learn more about the supply chain conference visit and follow the event on Twitter with #SCon17.

Media Contact
LLamasoft, Inc.
Lisa Hajra
734-418-3119 ext 1400