The Digitising of Supply Chain Virtual Roundtable

An exclusive online discussion for senior IT and Operations executives of prominent firms across Southeast Asia

Join senior executives in Southeast Asia for this exclusive virtual roundtable on ‘Why digitising supply chain is the need of the hour in SEA’. The discussion is designed to be inclusive and interactive, ensuring to leverage the wealth of experience of your peers. Attendance is by invitation and is, of course, complimentary.

Why digitising supply chain is the need of the hour in SEA

The accelerating pace of disruption in the modern-day business landscape has driven companies to develop operational efficiencies with greater urgency. Eliminating manual re-keying errors, improving data accuracy, reducing costs, automating labour-intensive processes, and facilitating decision-making at multiple stages in the lifecycle—all are necessary for businesses to succeed.

Leaders now look to digitisation for more effective supply chain management, advancing their use of innovative technologies and integrating new best practices. The adoption of data-powered strategies also enables their response to an evolving market and changing customer expectations.

  • What challenges do companies face as they modernise their supply chain?
  • What are the key considerations for successful digitisation?
  • How can the use of data help deliver better business results?

10:30 am: Introduction by Ortus Club
10:35 am: Introduction of participants
10:45 am: Short address Locus
10:55 am: Discussion instigated by the moderator and continued by the group
11:45 am: End of session

Locus is a technology platform that uses machine learning and proprietary algorithms to automate complex supply chain decisions. Its smart supply chain solutions provide end-to-end visibility and enable enterprises to enhance their operational efficiency by reining in costs, streamlining the customer experience, and reducing environmental impact.

Locus’s scalable solutions include route optimization, real-time tracking and analytics, sales beat optimization, territory planning, vehicle allocation, and network design. Our future-ready platform has resulted in $1.2 billion+ savings in logistics costs, 800 million+ miles reductions in distance traveled, and 426 kiloton reduction in GHG emissions across clients like Nestle, Mondelez, Unilever, BigBasket, Bluedart, Bukalapak, The Tata Group, and many others.

The company powers deliveries across North America, Europe, Southeast Asia, Middle East, ANZ, and the Indian Subcontinent. Visit www.locus.sh to know more!

Thursday, 22nd of July, 2021

10:30 AM SGT

Attended by:

CEO at Monde Nissin
CIO at Mars/ GLP
VP of Global Enterprise Operations at Unilever
Head of IT & Shared Services at British American Tobacco
Head of SAP Operations at British American Tobacco
Regional Head of Supply Chain Development at Shell
Director of Supply Chain Management at DKSH
Director of Operations at L’Oreal Thailand
Director of Supply Chain Solutions at Dole Packaged Foods

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