2011 ISM Diversity Summits



February 9-11, 2011
Boca Raton, Florida

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Download the Roster of Attendees for this event, (updated 2/15/2011)

Download the Summit Agenda for this event.


Summit Facilitators:
  • Black Executive Supply Management Summit:
    Regina O. Edwards, J.D. | Director, Global Supply Chain Compliance | MeadWestvaco
  • Hispanic Supply Management Summit:
    Joseph Martinez | Director, of Global Sourcing - APAC | Deutsche Bank
  • Women Executive Supply Management Summit:
    Carrie Ericson | Vice President | A.T. Kearney, Inc.

Please note: Larger files will take longer to download.


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2011

B-1:  Transformation: A Change of Pace (843 KB)
Chuck Wardlaw | Vice President US Fuels Value Chain Procurement | BP

B-2:  Make the Sustainable Shift (1,000 KB)
Icy Williams | Chairperson | National Sustainability Coalition

B-3:  Executive Roundtable Networking

CC-1:  Who's Got Talent? Student Case Competition

CC-2:  (Student Session) Your Career in Supply Management: Ask an Expert (2,000 KB)
Joseph L. Cavinato, Ph.D., C.P.M. | Director & Professor of Supply Management | A.T. Kearney Center for Strategic Supply Leadership & ISM
Joseph Richardson | Manager, Global Commodity Management | FMC Technologies


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011

E-1:  What's Ahead in the Economy
John Price | Managing Dir, Business Intelligence | Kroll Info-Americas

E-2:  Supply Chain Expectations from the CEO (618 KB)
Joseph L. Cavinato, Ph.D., C.P.M. | Director & Professor of Supply Management | A.T. Kearney Center for Strategic Supply Leadership & ISM

B-4:  Plan and Manage — From Global Contracts to Global Customers (1,000 KB)
Anthony Humphrey | Director, Global Strategic Outsourcing | MeadWestVaco

B-5:  Panel: Surviving a Global Procurement Transformation
Julia M. Brown | Senior Vice President - Procurement and Chief Procurement Officer | Kraft Foods
Nik Hiremath | Vice President, Supply Chain | MeadWestvaco
Chuck H. Wardlaw | Vice President, U.S. Fuels Value Chain Procurement | BP

Facilitator: Shelley Stewart Jr. | Senior VP, Operational Excellence and Chief Procurement Officer | Tyco International (US) Inc.

H-1:  Post-Acquisition: How to Optimize Your Supply Chain
Tariq A. Hassan | Chief Procurement Officer | JP Morgan Chase
Joseph Martinez | Director, of Global Sourcing - APAC | Deutsche Bank

H-2:  Be Your Organization's Change Agent (842 KB)
Greg Taylor | Chief Operating Officer | Chestatee River Group

W-1:  Stages of Transition & Transformation (465 KB)
Jill Bossi, C.P.M. | Chief Procurement Officer | Supply Chain & Real Estate Management | American Red Cross

W-2:  Leadership and Career Progress (1,000 KB)
Lara Nichols | Senior Director IT Sourcing | Tyco International


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2011

H-3:  Transformation Leadership Through Advanced Analytics
Ricardo Ruiz-Huidobro | Vice President | A.T. Kearney

H-4:  Connecting the World in Responsible and Resourceful Ways (788 KB)
Alexandre Cecolim | Managing Director, Logistics FedEx Express Latin America and Caribbean Division | FedEx Express

W-3:  Strategic Impact — A Supply Executive's Top Ten List (448 KB)
Judy Baranowski | Director | AlixPartners LLP

W-4:  Work and Life Balance
Jan Meier | Executive Director, Global Strategic Sourcing, General & Administrative | Amgen, Inc.