LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013
A new General Session keynote panel titled “Held to Higher Standards: Doing Business in a Digital World” has been added to GS1 Connect 2013, being held June 10 – 13, at the JW Marriott, San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio, Texas. Thought leaders from different industries will provide a multi-faceted perspective on the impact and implications of the digital transformation taking place in business and global commerce. The panel, moderated by GS1 US President and CEO, Bob Carpenter, will include:
“This General Session personifies what GS1 Connect is all about – bringing leaders from various industries together to discuss how we leverage information standards to uniquely identify products and locations, capture information to enable key business processes, and share information with both customers and consumers,” said Carpenter. “Throughout the conference, attendees will be able to network and collaborate with trading partners and hear from many of the most respected voices in their industries, while gaining insights and learning best practices that can dramatically improve their business processes.”
New conference speakers have also been added to the program and include executives from adidas, Delta Faucet Company, eBay, Jockey, Nordstrom, Procter & Gamble, PVH Corp., Sony, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Vilore Foods Company.
Keynote speaker Gary Kovacs, CEO of Mozilla Corp. will discuss “How Technology Will Impact the Future Including B2B2C” and how the rapidly changing digital landscape will impact the global supply chain.
GS1 Connect 2013 is sponsored by 1WorldSync, Axway, The Coca-Cola Company, The J.M. Smucker Company, and SML Group. For more information or to register, visit http://www.GS1Connect.org. To learn more about GS1 US, visit http://www.gs1us.org.
About GS1 US
GS1 US, a member of GS1, is an information standards organization that brings industry communities together to solve supply-chain problems through the adoption and implementation of GS1 Standards. More than 300,000 businesses in 25 industries rely on GS1 US for trading-partner collaboration and for maximizing the cost effectiveness, speed, visibility, security and sustainability of their business processes. They achieve these benefits through solutions based on GS1 global unique numbering and identification systems, bar codes, Electronic Product Code-based RFID, data synchronization, and electronic information exchange. GS1 US also manages the United Nations Standard Products and Services Code (UNSPSC). http://www.GS1US.org