Join our sister site, Spend Matters, for a deep dive into global supply chain risk: How to uncover, assess, manage, and mitigate it now that IBM’s Business Value Institute has recognized risk as one of six mega trends that have an impact on shaping the global economy today and moving forward. Are You Acting or Reacting? Lessons in Global Supply Chain Risk from IBM will take place Wednesday, May 4 at 10 a.m. CDT.
Lou Ferretti, project executive, product environmental compliance and supply chain social responsibility at IBM will cover:
- Resiliency and responsiveness as a key differentiator to successfully navigate a sea of uncertainty
- The need to address risks that result from expanding from local to global sources of supply
- How best to mitigate the cumulative risk that comes from complex supply chains
- The need to view risk management through a holistic lens, including harnessing the power of data/analytics