Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand – 2:00 PM SGT
A smarter business starts with a smarter supply chain.
A smarter supply chain helps you enable end-to-end visibility and transparency with intelligent workflows, minimize the complexity of supplier onboarding and collaboration.
Attend this keynote to learn how smarter supply chains can help you drive resiliency, agility, predictability and deliver on more customer promises!
Modern supply chains are longer and more complex than ever. 87% of CSCO say it is difficult to predict and manage disruptions. Supply chain processes, hence, should enable a frictionless space to connect and collaborate within, reduce operational silos, respond to market disruptions, mitigate risk and maintain business continuity.
Attend this panel discussion to learn how:
Global Lead Cognitive Process Re-Engineering, IBM
Jonathan specializes in helping the world’s largest organizations achieve High Performance through Convergent Technology, Operating Model and business transformation. He is an Advisor and Thought Leader in large scale Systems Integration programs specialising at the intersection of Technology and Business.
He has experience in Trade, Sustainability and Supply Chain Management having worked with World Economic Forum (WEF) and attended Davos 2010 / 12 / 13. He is a strong supporter of equality in the workplace and in society. He is a diversity champion who describes himself as "fundamentally a feminist".
Jonathan is currently the Global Lead for Cognitive Process Re-engineering at IBM and has previously worked for EY and spent 17 years with Accenture. He has consulted across many industries including aerospace, telco, hi-tech, healthcare, retail and consumer good. Before life in Professional Services, Jonathan spent 5 years working for Exxon across multiple divisions.
Having helped grown the Accenture UK Consulting business, he moved to Asia to drive growth into the High Tech Consulting Business and the APAC Operations Practice, before leading the ASEAN Management Consulting business. He then spent 4 years setting up the EY APAC Advisory Center before moving to IBM to rebuild their global Process consulting business. He is currently based in NYC.
Jonathan has a 1st BEng Hons Degree in Engineering and is a Fellow of Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation.
Specialties: End to End business transformation. Cross Industry Retail, A&D, Medical Equipment, Comms and High Tech
IBM Executive, Sterling Supply Chain
World-wide frictionless business and supply chain evangelist and worked on multiple initiatives of economic significance across a number of geographies. Substantial experience introducing change or driving adoption in mass markets.
My passion is to reduce business friction through the use of disruptive technologies and international standards across traditional and information supply chains and ecosystems.
I am a member of several OASIS standards committees.
My opinions are my own!
APAC Supply Chain Squad Lead, IBM
Pradeep is an Associate Partner and currently leads IBM's Supply Chain consulting squad across Asia Pacific region. Management Consultant with 15+ years of experience as senior Supply Chain & Operations advisor across Asia Pacific having directly worked with top management consulting and multinational companies.
Functional expertise across various supply chain functions of Digital & Analytics, Supply Chain Control Tower, Supply Chain Planning & Strategy, Zero Based Budgeting, Manufacturing Footprint Optimization, Robotic Process Automation, Post-Merger Integration & Cost Take-Outs, Working Capital Optimization, Network & Operating Model Design and Financial Modeling
Expertise in Consumer Goods & Retail and Industrial sectors with experience across Automotive, Heavy Equipment Manufacturing and Home Appliances sectors
Editor-in-Chief, CEO, and Founder of Forkast.News
Communicator. Educator. Connector. Angie Lau is an award-winning global journalist and business thought leader based in Asia’s most dynamic business hub Hong Kong, and co-founded Forkast.News -- a digital media platform that focuses on all things blockchain, where she is Chief and Lead Anchor. She is a professional emcee, moderator, and sought-after speaker at top financial, leadership, economic and blockchain conferences in the world.
Angie was most recently was one of Bloomberg Television's key anchors. She is also a renowned speaker, and shares her talents with AAJA Asia Chapter, FCC, The Women’s Foundation and other organizations where she serves as mentor and advisor. Angie currently serves on the Executive Committee, Canadian Chamber of Commerce Hong Kong and on the Board of AAJA Asia. Angie has given speeches and leadership talks to groups such as The Women’s Foundation, Harvey Nash Women’s Directorship Program, and Pinsent Masons. She has media trained and helped framed strategic communications for CEOs and founders of startups to high-level executives from Walmart, UBS, Li Ka Shing Foundation, Horizons Ventures, and others. Her TEDx Talk “I Am Not Supposed to Be Here” was turned into a TED Ed Lesson for its global audience of 6.7 million followers.
She is a valued past Correspondent Board Governor at the Foreign Correspondents Club of Hong Kong, and she serves on advisory board for JMSC at HKU. As such, she remains an influential voice among international media colleagues and peers in the APAC region and abroad.