Skip to Content
Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises Logo Global Supply Chain Management Initiative Logo

2017 Spring Conference - Schedule


2017 GSCMI Conference Agenda

8:00am-8:30am Registration and Breakfast, PMU North Ballroom

8:30am-8:35am Welcome! PMU North Ballroom
Opening Remark by Dr. Ananth Iyer, GSCMI Center Director

8:35am-8:40am Greetings from the Dean
Dr. David Hummels, Dean of Krannert School of Management

8:40am-8:50am GSCMI Center Update
Dr. Ananth Iyer, GSCMI Center Director

8:50am-9:15am
Colonel Randall E. Warring
Vice Director of the 448th Supply Chain Management Wing, Air Force Sustainment Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma

9:15am-9:40am
Jan-Anders Manson, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Materials & Chemical Engineering Purdue University 

9:40am-10:05am
Scott R. Lake
Global Manager; Supplier Development and Risk, Agriculture and Turf Division at Deere & Company

10:05am-10:20am Panel Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Ananth Iyer

10:20am-10:40am Break 

10:40am-11:05am
Jim Churchman
Vice-President Supply Chain Site Operations and Logistics at Advocate Health Care 

11:05am-11:30am
Steven Gregory Magnusen
Sr. Director, Global Supply Chain, Eli Lilly & Company

11:30am-11:45am Panel Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Ananth Iyer

11:45am-12:50pm
Lunch, PMU North Ballroom

12:50pm-1:15pm
Alexandra Sokol
Supply Chain Analyst, Corporate Planning Allocations at Arcelor Mittal 

1:15pm-1:40pm
Dustin Smith
Senior Vice President & General Manager, Commercial Trailer Products at Wabash National 

1:40pm-1:55pm Panel Q&A Session
Moderated by Dr. Ananth Iyer

1:55pm-2:00pm Break & Transition for Case Competition
2:00pm-4:10pm
2016 GSCMI Graduate Intercollege Case Competition, North Ballroom