All systems go for QLD Supply Chain Conference


The Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics Conference program is now available for the annual conference to be held in September.

With more than 300 delegates expected to attend, this is the largest Supply Chain event of its kind in the state.

The theme for this year’s conference is Solving the Supply Chain Puzzle.

Ideally suited for supply chain, logistics, transport and procurement professionals and practitioners, the conference will feature presentations from experts throughout Australia.

Speakers include Kim Garner, Managing Director of FedEx Australasia, Dave Stewart, Director-General of the Department of Main Roads, Mike Tshaikiwsky, Executive Manager for Plant Engineering and Procurement at AUSGRID, Christine Ogden, Merchandising Planning and Operations Manager, Super Retail Group, Craig Coleman, Chief Executive Officer, Professional Service Solutions, David Simon, Chairman of the Australian Trucking Association, Philip Nahrung, Principal Sourcing Analyst Strategic Procurement Office, Brisbane City Council and George Wigan, Director of Procurement, Luxottica.

The Queensland Supply Chain & Logistics Conference is organised by leading industry associations including the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia, (SCLAA) the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), QUT School of International Business, CIPS Australia, the Australasian Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) and the South East Queensland Procurement Network Group.

The 12th Annual Conference will be held at the Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane on September 1-2.

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