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2020 John Deere Supply Chain Management Forum

November 21, 2019 - 12:36pm
UNIBusiness Editor
Supply Chain Forum

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
UNI Commons


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.

Check-in is from 8:00 - 8:30 AM followed by presentations from three speakers working in the trucking and railway industries and a networking luncheon to conclude the day.

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 give special thanks to our generous donors.

Guest Speakers include:

Brenda Neville – President & CEO, Iowa Motor Truck Association
Amy Homan – Director of Marketing, Iowa Northern Railway
Ellen Voie – President & CEO, Women in Trucking


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


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