Supply Chain and Logistics Exposition (SCALE 2018)
Theme : “Innovation and Optimization of Supply Chain towards business excellence”Date : 9th and 10th August 2018 (Thursday and Friday)Venue: The Chancery Hotel, Residency Road, Bangalore – 560 025.
Innovation and supply chain need them more than ever. Challenges are multidimensional. Mergers and acquisitions, new players, new products have further added to the dynamic scenario.
IIMM, Bangalore have always been at the forefront to cater to the needs of the changing scenario by introducing the latest in SCM with its Executive Development Program, training calendar and it’s educational activities. IIMM is delighted to present the 17th edition of their annual flagship mega event – SCALE 2018 (Supply Chain and Logistics Exposition) on the 9th and 10thof August, 2018 at The Chancery Pavilion, Bangalore.
This event will focus of the current issues that are increasingly demanding the attention and skills of every Supply Chain Professional. Production and distribution networks are increasingly getting complex and their effective operation is vital for profitability and resilience. Risks across the supply chain have increased multi-fold and this calls for highly transparent networks with simple systems and processes for quick and effective responses. Making these networks to work at their best requires high level of cross-functional co-ordination and with right trade-offs across the organization. More important, however, is the need to take on the challenges and exploit the emerging opportunities to boost growth and profitability.
While we acquire new processes and technologies, managing them with right talent and capabilities is as vital as the new process or the technology itself. It has been IIMM’s endeavor to bring together like minded professionals through such forums like the SCALE, etc. to share skills and knowledge.
Interactions with leaders from various verticals and discipline will be the highlight of SCALE 2018. Focus areas are the Manufacturing Sector, logistics and the fast-growing services sector. SCALE 2018 with a theme of “Innovation and Optimization of Supply Chain towards Business Excellence” will be an excellent platform for knowledge sharing and take-aways for the participants.
SESSION TOPICS INCLUDE:
- Challenges and Opportunity in SCM
- Picking winning supply-chain technologies
- Set performance standards for the entire organization
- Create a modern, end-to-end supply-chain organization
- Differentiate your supply-chain and corporate strategies
- Leveraging Technology for Innovation in Value Chain,
- Innovative technologies in Supply Chain,
- Industry Case Studies, etc.
- Multi-tier-Supply Chain Management
Around 200+ delegates consisting of Heads of Materials and Supply Chain Management, professionals from various industries will be participating in SCALE 2018. The opportunity to network and interact with fellow professionals from India and abroad across the supply chain spectrum of industries will be an unique opportunity for the participants.
The event will also provide opportunity to organizations to their showcase their products and services to the participating delegates and invitees. A commemorative souvenir will be released on this occasion and will reach decision makers of various organizations and members of IIMM.
The Indian Institute Materials Management (IIMM) is the national apex body representing a wide spectrum of professionals engaged in various facets of materials management, responsible for planning, sourcing and logistics under supply chain concepts.
IIMM has objective to secure a wider recognition and promote the importance of efficient materials management in commercial and industrial undertakings; to safeguard and elevate the professional status of individuals engaged in materials management faculty; to constantly impart advanced professional knowledge and thus improve skill of the person engaged in the materials management function.
IIMM is the only professional body representing Materials and Supply Chain Management in India for over three decades that offers courses approved by the DEC, Govt. of India. IIMM is affiliated to the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management (IFPSM), Headquartered in Hampshire, UK. IIMM has a strength of over 10,000 members in 50 branches and 19 chapters across India. The member body consists of executives from the Public & Private sector organisations, Armed forces and Academia.
IIMM offers graduate and post-graduate courses in Materials and Supply Chain Management such as GDMM, PGDMM. Additionally, the Institute offers international courses such as Certified Professional in Supply Management (ISM, USA) and International Diploma in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management in association with International Trade Centre, Geneva.
IIMM offers – Corporate In-house training Programmes, Management Development Programmes, Consultancy research Opportunities, Evening Seminars, Professional Knowledge Sharing and Networking Events and also conducts unique Quiz competition called MATQUIZ to nurture & test domain knowledge on materials management & Supply Chain Management.