The Wharton Club of Atlanta
is pleased to forward the following invitation from the
MIT Enterprise Forum of Atlanta Logistics in the Information Age: Complexities in the Retail Supply Chain
|Date:||Thursday, September 8, 2011|
|Agenda:||5:30 p.m. VIP Reception |
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. General Networking
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Program/Webcast
|Venue:||Georgia Public Broadcasting |
260 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Consumers today have more choices & information than ever. From online shopping to in-store promotions, technology has become tightly intertwined. Come be part of the studio audience to explore how retailers react to consumer base that is increasingly demanding. How do they craft offers that cut through the clutter and influence the buying decision? Most importantly, what are the implications for managing a global supply chain amid so much complexity? Event speakers will share their insight on how technology can be used to help solve the complex supply chain challenges found in today’s global markets. The featured speakers include:
- Mark Holifield, Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, The Home Depot
- Brian Kinsella, Senior Director of Product Management, Manhattan Associates, and
- Damon Schechter, CEO, Shipwire.
More details and registration for this Atlanta event: www.mitforumatlanta.org.