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Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium

26 and 27 September 2019: Cambridge, UK

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Programme and Speakers

INDUSTRIAL DAY | THURSDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2019

The first day consists of presentations by leading industrialists on the
overall theme of the Symposium.

Keynote speakers in 2018 were:

  • Juergen Maier, CEO, Siemens UK
  • Chris Fielden, Group Supply Chain Director, Innocent
  • Michelle Shi-Verdaasdonk, Vice President, Head of Global Manufacturing, Signify (Read an interview with Michelle here)
  • Edwin de Boer, Senior Director Supply Chain Operations, Cisco
  • John Fleming, Former Executive Vice President Global Manufacturing and Labour Affairs, Ford
  • Alain Leroy, SVP GSC Strategy & Transformation, Global Supply Chain, Schneider Electric  (Read an interview with Alain here)        
  • Jon-Paul Sherlock, Global Technology, Strategy Director, AstraZeneca


ACADEMIC RESEARCH DAY | FRIDAY 27 SEPTEMBER 2019

The second day comprises a mixture of keynote academic presentations and research papers in several parallel interest streams. Papers presented at the 2018 Symposium (where available) are here.

Keynote speakers in 2018 were:

  • Professor Jan Olhager, Lund University
  • Professor Fabrizio Salvador, IE Business School
  • Dr Sandeep Kapur, Punjab Agricultural University

Research themes covered:

  • Global supply networks
  • Automotive
  • Food
  • Sustainability and the circular economy
  • Global manufacturing and China
  • Clobal value chain
  • Supply chain transformation
  • Digital supply chain analytics

 

 

The 23rd Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium

Shaping the future of global manufacturing supply networks:

Delivering sustainable value for producers and consumers through digital platforms