Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 19, 2012
Gene Tyndall of Tompkins International, along with Mark Cohen and Hal Feuchtwanger of One Network Enterprises, will discuss one of the most significant industry advancements and corresponding technology breakthroughs in recent memory; how leading companies are solving supply chain’s most difficult problems by “orchestrating” solutions that involve multiple parties.
The webinar discusses orchestration from the perspective of shippers and logistics providers, but anyone interested in learning how supply chains in the future will operate is invited to attend. The webinar will take place on August 1st, 2012, at 2:00 P.M. CST, and will be followed by a live Q&A. There is no charge to view the webinar but advance registration is required. To register visit: http://www.onenetwork.com
Participants to the webinar will learn the following and much more:
- What “orchestration” is and why industry observers from MIT and Gartner are talking about it
- An explanation of why most companies today simply cannot achieve true orchestration
- How orchestration capabilities can give your company a significant competitive advantage by enabling network level risk mitigation and value creation strategies
- The technological requirements for successful orchestration initiatives and a proposed path for transitioning from enterprise point solutions/strategies towards orchestration
- Real-world scenarios of how a company can orchestrate multi-enterprise, community-based responses to unexpected events, in real time.
About the participants:
Gene Tyndall serves as Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain Services, for Tompkins International. He has 30 years of experience in consulting with multinational corporations as well as serving as a President of a FORTUNE 500 business unit. He has co-authored four books, including Supercharging Supply Chains and also authored numerous articles in magazines such as CEO, CFO, CMO, CIO, Purchasing, and Automotive Logistics. In recognition of his global contributions, he was awarded “Global Logistics Person of the Year” by the Global Institute of Logistics and was elected into its Hall of Fame.
Hal Feuchtwanger serves as Senior Solutions Director for One Network Enterprises. As a 27-year career supply chain leader, he has directed large scale transport operations in the food and retail industries, provided consulting services to numerous global clients, and been at the forefront of logistics technology development and adoption. He has authored numerous logistics and technology related articles and served on the Board of Directors for the i2 User Group.
Mark Cohen is the Product Line Manager for the One Network Intelligent Logistics Solution. Mark has been engaged in the logistics industry since 1985 with expertise in operations, engineering and technology implementation. His experience spans private & dedicated fleets, lead logistics provider organizations, and technology providers. Mark has consulted for large and small logistics providers and shippers in a variety of industries including, steel, food service, high tech, retail and telecom.
One Network Enterprises is the provider of the Real Time Value Network™ (RTVN™), the world’s only many-to-many and multi-echelon supply chain solution in the cloud. More than 30,000 companies are already connected to the RTVN for demand driven services.