Thursday, December 15, 2011

Event Announcement: Supply Chain Optimisation & Analysis


07 to 09 February 2012, Accra, Ghana
13 to 15 February 2012, Johannesburg, South Africa

In today’s increasingly volatile competitive environment, implementing a long-term strategy for competitive advantage has become next to impossible for organisations. This stand-alone course introduces delegates to techniques that uncover supply chain productivity inefficiencies and then create processes to build towards supply chain optimisation. Critical concepts will be analysed which can be considered in developing an effective supply chain.

Course Highlights:
  • Streamlining all your supply chain functions to collaborate for effective cost reduction
  • Demand planning & forecasting strategies and tools to gain competitive advantage in the most cost-effective way
  • Examining best practices in inventory, service and cost optimisation
  • Hands-on learning of cost reduction opportunities in distribution and warehousing
  • Improving service levels, reliability and risk mitigation with distribution network optimisation
  • Evaluating the role of transport in supply chain management for profitable growth
Key Benefits
“Supply chain and logistics optimization is neither easy nor cheap but it is the biggest opportunity for most companies to significantly reduce their cost and improve their performance. For most supply chain and logistics operations there is an opportunity to reduce cost by 10% to 40% by making better decisions.”

By attending this stand-alone 3 day’s workshop, you will learn to:
·         Benchmark against best practices on measuring supply chain performance
·         Develop efficient supply chain strategies to minimise downtime and loss of production
·         Improve lead time management
·         Optimize your inventory management and  distribution network; and minimize  hidden costs
·         Prevent excessive downtime by minimising lead time

Who Should Attend          
CEOs, CFOs and Directors and Managers of the following functions: 
• Supply Chain Management

• Logistics and Transport 
• Demand and Supply Management Planning
• Inventory and Warehousing management
• Storage
• Distribution
• Procurement

For Enquiries on the Agenda and Registration, please contact: Rilla Eas, Marketing Manager
Phone: +65 6557 9183