Date and Time
19/09/2023, 12:00 - 18:00
The Human Element: Driving Success in the Supply Chain
Humans are crucial to the success of the supply chain, driving its operations and ensuring efficiency, adaptability, and customer satisfaction. Their decision-making, problem-solving, and creativity provide a unique advantage, allowing organizations to navigate complexities, manage risks, and seize opportunities. Human collaboration and communication strengthen relationships among stakeholders, fostering innovation and partnerships. Despite technological advancements and automation, humans remain essential for strategic thinking, relationship management, and addressing unforeseen circumstances. Recognizing and harnessing human expertise alongside technology will pave the path to resilient and sustainable supply chains.
12.00 Walk in & lunch
13.00 Welcome and introduction by prof.dr. Tom Van Woensel
13.15 Key note speaker: Crafting innovative supply chains: the role of human factor by prof. dr. Eva Demerouti
15.00 Coffee, Tea and Cookies
15.30 How to take demand planning to the next level? Optimally Combining Human– and Statistical Input by Bregje van der Staak
16.15 Awarding ceremony ESCF Student Award 2022-2023
16.45 Closure and drinks
RegistrationPlease register for the workshop by using the button below. You can comment on any dietary restrictions, or other important information.
Bookings are closed for this event.