Carlos Londono Director, Planning, Purchasing & Operations at Starbucks to Keynote S&OP Innovation Summit, Las Vegas

*IE. an international b2b business intelligence provider have recently announced an all-star list of industry leaders and innovators for the S&OP Innovation Summit, taking place at the Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas January 31 & February 1.

With over 250+ thought leaders set to attend, this is an ideal opportunity for directors, VPs and senior level managers to discuss current trends and innovative techniques in a collaborative setting.

Confirmed speakers at this year’s summit include Carlos Londono, Director of Planning, Purchasing & Operations at Starbucks and Eric Kulikowski, Senior Director of Supply Chain Optimization at Philips Home Healthcare who will be discussing global supply chain planning.

In addition to keynote presentations from industry leading companies and unparalleled networking opportunities, delegates will also benefit from interactive discussions about the recovery and the uphill struggle to save the global economy.

A previous attendee, Executive Manager at Hewlett-Packard noted: “these events are a really great opportunity to meet other colleagues in the industry and it has been a real eye-opener, when you think that you know the processes, you hear the presenters explaining it more and you really understand what you should be doing! Overall it’s been a great learning experience.”

Michaela Morrison, International Events Director for *IE. added “senior level S&OP leaders are faced with so many challenges in the current environment, this interactive summit was created specifically to help S&OP professionals address the challenges they face on a daily basis. Taking into account the current economic climate, there is real value in connecting with others and realizing that your industry peers are facing the same difficulties as you.”

The Las Vegas summit will also include exhibition space where delegates will be able to experience the latest solutions available in the current market place from companies such as Logility and Forecast Pro.

For more information please visit: http://operations.theiegroup.com/sop-lasvegas

Or alternatively you can contact Robert Shanley for more details at rshanley@theiegroup.com with S&OP Innovation Summit as the subject.

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