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28 May, 2015 | (01 hr)

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Risk in the supply chain is something that every buyer has to be aware of and plan for. Whether your supply chain is disrupted by a natural or man-made event it is important that you have contingency plans in place for both scenarios and are aware of the implications of these plans.

Key takeaways

How procurement optimiser software will help:

  • Test supply sensitivities
  • Develop and test alternate supply scenarios



Garry Mansell

Garry Mansell
Chief Executive Officer
Trade Extensions

Garry Mansell has over 25 years experience in the fields of buying, negotiation, e-sourcing and supply chain management. He was a co-founder and Managing Director of Freight Traders before its merger with Trade Extensions. Garry has published a number of papers in the field of logistics and...Full Bio

Dr. Uwe G. Schulte

Dr. Uwe G. Schulte (Moderator)
Leader, Global Sustainability Centre and Program Director
The Conference Board

Dr. Uwe G. Schulte is Leader, Global Sustainability Centre, and Program Director for the European Sustainability Council at The Conference Board.

Schulte was executive director of the INSEAD Social Innovation Centre and spent most of his professional career at Unilever. In his final role,...Full Bio

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