2017 UNIBusiness-John Deere Supply Chain Forum
8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017
The UNIBusiness-John Deere Supply Chain Forum is an industry-academic partnership, designed to give supply chain professionals and UNI faculty and students an opportunity to join together to share industry best practices and network, while showcasing the talent within the UNI Supply Chain and Operations Management program.
Conference check-in is from 8:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m. and the conference agenda will include approximately three main speakers, a student competition team presentation during lunch, and networking time, concluding by 1:00pm.
This conference is offered free of charge thanks to the support from the John Deere Foundation, the Bradford Chair in International Business, and the Bill Kimball Fund. We thank our generous donors.
Guest speakers include:
• Rockwell Collins Mitigation Panel
• Bev Gaskin, Global Purchasing Supply Chain Executive Director for General Motors Powertrain
Beverly Gaskin was appointed GM executive director for GPSC Global Purchasing-Propulsion Systems in March 2014. Gaskin joined GM from Rolls Royce where she was executive vice president, supply chain management, in North and South America. She has also held purchasing director positions at Delphi Steering and Delphi Product Solutions and Systems.
Gaskin currently serves on the Institute for Supply Managements® Board of Directors and previously served two terms on the CAPS Board of Directors.
She holds a MBA from the University of Michigan and a bachelor of science in industrial administration from the General Motors Institute as well as a Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM).
• SCMA Alumni Panel
• UNI Student Competition Team (Lunch Presentation)
REGISTER HERE by February 10, 2017. Pre-registered off-campus participants will receive a parking pass and map prior to the conference. Inquiries should be directed to Chris Schrage, UNIBusiness Global Opportunities Coordinator, at 319-273-2126 or Chris.Schrage@uni.edu
Posted on 30-Nov-15