René Buck, CEO BCI Global will give the key note speech at this conference on the topic: How Trade Disputes and Tariffs Change Global Supply Chains. His presentation will cover the following topics:

  • Geopolitical developments: the white elephant in the board room
  • Drivers changing global business environments
  • The need to adjust manufacturing and supply chain footprints 
  • Offshoring, nearshoring or on-shoring in a trade restricted world

The Supply Chain Management Institute of the University of San Diego School of Business is a well-known supply chain research and educational institute under the leadership of Managing Director Mary Long. The Fall Forum is the 33rd in a row, this time focused on the topic ‘Risk, Borders & Supply Chain’. Other speakers include Rick Blasgen (CEO CSCMP), Mark Fields (CTO Thermo Fisher), Rob Church (Supply Chain Director Suja Juice), Dave Pyke (Professor Operations & Supply Chain Management, University of San Diego).

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