Supply chains are complex and dynamic. This past year delivered that message in container-ship-sized portions.
To accelerate out of the pandemic and excel in the coming decade, we need better tools and processes than MRP systems developed in the 1960's.
Join us at #reConnect2021 to learn how the Demand Driven Method allows us to sense changing customer demand and adapt planning and production, while pulling from suppliers, in real time. The track will start with an overview of the Demand Driven Method by Chad Smith, Co-Founder and Partner of the Demand Driven Institute, followed by a deep-dive into the Demand Driven Adaptive Enterprise with case studies by two innovative companies using the methods.
With the climate crisis, coronavirus pandemic, trade tensions and the rising power of China... uncertainty may be the one certainty. Join us at #reConnect2021 for a fireside chat with Sam Kaplan, author of the new book "Challenging China: Smart Strategies for Dealing with China in the Xi Jinping Era," and moderator Kellen Betts. They will discuss challenges and opportunities in the international business environment, and what this shifting landscape means for global supply chains, trade and world economies.
March 29, 2021: Last Sunday, Canadian Pacific railroad announced plans to acquire Kansas City Southern for $29 billion. The merger would create the first North American railroad connecting Canada, the U.S., and Mexico as companies grapple with widespread disruptions of global supply chains, a new North American free-trade agreement, and cancellation of the Keystone XL pipeline.