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Main Conference Programme

Day 2 – Wednesday, 13 September 2017

10:00 Registration and Refreshments



10:15 Opening Remarks from the Chair

Chairperson

Lalit K. Dhamija

Lalit K. Dhamija

Procedure and Process Assurance Manager
Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Petroleum Operations (ADCO), UAE

10:30 Highlighting the Importance of Integrated Business Planning and the Role that Supply Chain Plays in Leading a Successful Sales & Operations Planning

Speaker

Abdelaziz Salah

Abdelaziz Salah

Supply Chain Director - AMET
Johnson and Johnson, UAE

 

  • Establishing the importance of sales and operations planning in an organisation
  • Understanding the role of sales and operations planning to drive business growth
  • Determining the role of supply chain in a successful sales and operations planning

11:10 Implementing LEAN Six-Sigma Optimisation in Your Warehouse to Upscale Your Supply Chain Value

Speaker

Amr El Fawal

Amr El Fawal

Head of Supply Chain Performance, AMENA
Pepsico, UAE

 

  • Successful Implementation of 5S lean strategy in your warehousing
  • Streamlining methods and processes for the successful implementation of 5S lean strategy
  • Improvising the warehouse productivity and delivery performance

11:50 Adopting the Latest Tools and Technologies for Tracking, Warehousing and Racking to Improve Your Back-End Systems

Speaker

Shailen Shukla

Shailen Shukla

Head-Logistics Division
Jumbo Electronics, UAE

 

  • Automation in warehousing
  • Warehousing and racking management through ERP systems
  • Insights into the return on investments made toward procuring the latest software and tools in the long run
  • Comparing analytical figures across products and customer range
  • Implementing latest RFID systems and ensuring supply chain security

12:30 Prayer and Lunch Break



13:30 Case Study: Examining the Role of Internet of Things in Supply Chain of Vertical Transportation Companies

Speaker

Issam Abughali

Issam Abughali

Supply Chain Director – MENA
Schindler Group, UAE

14:10 Highlighting the Key Matters Brands, Retailers and Merchants Look for in Choosing Their Last Mile Logistics Partner

Speaker

Madhav Joshi

Madhav Joshi

Senior Manager - E-Commerce, MEIA Region
De'Longhi Group, UAE

14:50 Closing Remarks from the Chair and End of Supply Chain and Logistics Forum 2017