|UNC conference to share strategies on changes to global supply chain April 7-8|
|Monday, March 14, 2011|
Business and academia leaders will share research and practical applications about areas that are critical to success at the conference “Innovating the Global Supply Chain” at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The event will be held April 7-8 at the Carolina Inn on the UNC campus. It is sponsored by Kenan-Flagler Business School, the Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise and the UNC Center for International Business Education and Research.
The conference will address changes to retailing caused by the global meltdown and identify technologies that will shape retailing for years to come; examine successes and failures of outsourcing and offshoring with an emphasis on the information technology sector; and consider key aspects of the entire supply chain that are critical to business growth, job creation and economic prosperity.
Business leaders who will speak include:
Professors from Cornell, Georgetown, the Georgia Institute of Technology, Harvard Business School and Kenan-Flagler also will speak.