• Programme Key

  • Ideation to Production
  • Digitization
  • Production to Retail
  • NB: Focus Groups and Think Tanks are delegate only sessions.
Day 1: 17 September 2019
08:00

Delegate Registration

Lobby

09:00

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

Lincoln Hall

09:20

PI Keynote: Supply Chain Digitization - Optimizing Demand Accuracy, Speed & Enterprise Value

Lincoln Hall

Rajiv Malik, Senior Vice President, Global Product Services, Kohl's

10:05

Adopting More Sustainable Innovative Raw Materials & Ensuring Ethical Standards Across Disparate Teams

Lincoln Hall

Kristen Fanarakis, Founder , Senza Tempo

Roundtable Discussion: The Digital Skill Deficit & Making Supply Chain Careers More Attractive to Students

Room 3

Michael Londrigan, Vice President for Academic Affairs, LIM College

Roundtable Discussion: How to Increase Speed In Your Supply Chain Whilst Maintaining Optimal Levels of Quality?

Room 4

Hebe Schecter, President, Kaltex

10:45

Morning Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

11:00

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

12:00

Case Study: Blockchain In Bolstering, Supply Chain Transparency & Traceability

Lincoln Hall

Case Study

The Library

12:40

Panel Discussion: How to More Suitably Adopt Sustainability Models across Production and Distribution

Lincoln Hall

Gregory Bannister, COO, Sport Obermeyer

Jessica Schreiber, Executive Director & Founder, FABSCRAP

Nate Herman, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, American Apparel & Footwear Association

Andrea Kennedy , Sustainability Professor, LIM College and Founder, Fashiondex.com, LIM College

Stephanie Benedetto, CEO & Co-Founder, Queen of Raw

Andreas Rudolf Streubig-Spiegel, Director Global Sustainability, Hugo Boss AG

13:40

Lunch

Exhibition Hall

14:40

Panel Discussion: Showcasing How Siloed Technologies Could Integrate To Form A Seamless End-To-End Supply Chain

Lincoln Hall

Case study: Creating Value For The Apparel Supply Chain Through Blockchain Technology

The Library

15:20

Deploying and Integrating Innovative Technologies to Ensure Delivery of the Right Product to the Customer at the Right Time

Lincoln Hall

Ashesh Amin, CEO, Jump Design Group

Roundtable Discussion: Offshoring vs Nearshoring - Which is better?

Room 3

Jenny Sim, Vice President, Global Sourcing, Foot Locker, Inc.

Roundtable Discussion: US Textile and Apparel Trade Policy - Opportunities & Risks

Room 4

Maristella Iacobello, Vice President Customs Compliance & Government Relations , PVH Corp

16:00

Afternoon Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

16:05

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

17:05

Case Study

Lincoln Hall

Case Study

The Library

17:45

PI Keynote

Lincoln Hall

18:25

Chairperson's Closing Remarks

Lincoln Hall

18:30

Drinks Reception

Exhibition Hall

Day 2: 18 September 2019
08:30

Think Tank

Lincoln Hall

Think Tank

The Library

Think Tank

Room 3

09:30

Chairperson's Opening Remarks

Lincoln Hall

09:40

PI Keynote: Adopting an Holistically Integrated Digital Business Model Driving Efficiency Across The Value Chain

Lincoln Hall

10:20

Case Study - Logistics 4.0: Moving Towards the Smart Warehouse to Achieve Operational Excellence

Lincoln Hall

Case Study: What Does Connected Planning Mean for Businesses Today? Everything.

The Library

Peter Smith, EVP Supply Chain, Carter's

Scott Lyon, Regional Vice President of Sales, Anaplan

11:00

Morning Refreshment Break

Exhibition Hall

11:10

Prearranged 121 Meetings

Exhibition Hall

12:10

Rethinking The Focus Of Brick-and-Mortar Stores as The Industry Moves Towards Mass-Customization

Lincoln Hall

John Elmuccio, COO, Managing Partner, Evolution Saint Louis

Roundtable Discussion: What Changes Should Brands, Retailers & Manufacturers Begin to Make When Transforming to a Sustainability-led Organization?

Room 3

Ammara Yaqub, Founder and Creative Director, AMMARA

Roundtable Discussion: How to Adapt to An E-commerce Centered Supply Chain - Reducing Costs & Reaching a Wider Audience

Room 4

12:50

Panel Discussion: How to Make an End-To-End Digital Transformation a Business Priority

Lincoln Hall

Peter Smith, EVP Supply Chain, Carter's

Jenny Sim, Vice President, Global Sourcing, Foot Locker, Inc.

13:30

Lunch

Exhibition Hall

14:30

Automating New Delivery Practices Affecting The Apparel Industry's Success and Driving Traffic To Gain Greater Customer Experience

Lincoln Hall

Roundtable Discussion: How Can We Set Out to Modernize Company Mentality & Culture to Facilitate Technology-led Change?

Room 3

Gregory Bannister, COO, Sport Obermeyer

Roundtable Discussion - End-to-End Connectivity from Ideation to End of Life

Room 4

Stephanie Benedetto, CEO & Co-Founder, Queen of Raw

15:10

Data-Driven Design Powered by AI Technology

Lincoln Hall

Roundtable Discussion: Increasing Transparency and Information Flow Between Factories, Suppliers and Brands with RFID

Room 3

Roundtable Discussion - What Sourcing Alternatives Does the Trade War Present to the Apparel & Footwear Industry?

Room 4

Nate Herman, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, American Apparel & Footwear Association

15:50

PI Keynote: How Are Innovation, Interconnection and Interoperating Affecting Today's Supply Chain From Concept Through Customer

Lincoln Hall

16:10

Chairperson's Closing Remarks

Lincoln Hall