Forum Highlights

10 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND THE FORUM

  1. Understand the impact of disruptive technology on current and future supply chain management
  2. Learn from the experts with new case studies on transformative supply chain practices and customer-centric strategies
  3. Achieve a responsible supply chain by implementing well-aligned sustainability practices within your organisation
  4. Build agile operations to meet different and more complex customer expectations
  5. Ensure operational supply chain efficiency through better collaboration strategies and supplier engagement
  6. Stay ahead of the technology curve and prepare your supply chain logistics for the imminent disruption
  7. Discover how advanced artificial intelligence and machine learning will optimize and future proof your supply chain logistics operations
  8. Empower your next generation supply chain with big data analytics, IoTs, blockchain, collaborative robotics, smart warehouses, and more
  9. Hear over 15 innovative case studies from Australia Post, Coles, Schneker, Catch of the Day, Telstra, Victorian Ports, Ricoh and more
  10. Facilitate insightful discussions with innovators, influencers and leaders across all industries to explore potential collaboration

Hot Topics to Be Discussed

DAY 1: TUESDAY, 18 SEPTEMBER 2018

FORUM

  • Digital Supply Chain of the Future: Revolutionizing Supply Chain Logistics with AI, Blockchain, Driverless and IoTs
  • How 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Will Have a Disruptive Impact on Global Supply Chain Logistics
  • How Blockchain WIll Improve Trust, Operational Efficiency and Security in Global Supply Chain and
    Trade
  • Reducing Supply Chain Forecasting Error and Improve Demand Planning with AI and Machine Learning
  • Inventory Case Study: How to Leverages Machine Learning to Optimize Inventory, Improve Service Levels and Increase Inventory Turns
  • Chief Supply Chain Officer Panel: Disruptive Innovations in Last Mile Delivery – Crowdsourcing Apps, Drones and Delivery Robots

CHAMPAGNE NETWORKING SESSION

Enjoy a perfect glass of champagne, build exclusive networks and exchange powerful insights with delegates.


DAY 2: WEDNESDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER 2018

FORUM

  • Automation and Collaborative Robotics in Digital Warehouse of the Future
  • Improving Visibility and Supply Chain Efficiencies With IoTs
  • Exploiting Blockchain’s Full Potential With Industry Alliances: Adding Greater Transparency, Visibility
    and Efficiency Across the Entire Supply Chain
  • How Autonomous Trucks and Truck Platooning Will Cut Delivery Costs & Make Supply Chain Logistics
    More Efficient
  • Supply Chain Network Design Excellence: Secrets of Success for Coles
  • Transforming Smart Picking, Packing and Efficiency with Next Wave of Vision Picking Smart Glasses

DAY 3: THURSDAY, 20 SEPTEMBER 2018

SITE TOUR A: Robotics and Automated Warehouse of the Future

SITE TOUR B: Autonomous Trucks and Vehicles Site Tour

Companies Expected at the Forum

  • Australian Logistics Council
  • Australia Post
  • Australia Road Research Board
  • BP
  • Catch Group
  • Coles Supermarkets
  • Cotton On Group
  • DHL
  • Engistics
  • GM International
  • GoGet
  • Huawei
  • Hubbed
  • IKEA
  • Monash University
  • Peloris Global Sourcing
  • Ricoh Australia
  • Schenker
  • Sendle
  • Swinburne Business School
  • Sydney Water
  • TBsx3
  • Telstra
  • Victorian Ports Corporation (Melbourne)