Areas of Focus
Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon.
For more than 110 years, Americold has been driving the temperature-controlled supply chain industry towards greater innovation and efficiencies.
Founded in 1957, APICS is the premier professional association for supply chain management and the leading provider of research, education and certification programs that elevate operations and supply chain excellence, innovation and resilience. The APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) and APICS Supply Chain Operations Reference Professional (SCOR-P) designations set the industry standard. APICS certification programs are used in business, academia and governments worldwide. With over 45,000 members and approximately 300 channel partners, APICS is transforming the way people do business, drive growth and reach global customers.
Arnall Golden Gregory (AGG), an Am Law 200 law firm with 165 attorneys in Atlanta and Washington, DC, takes a “business sensibility” approach when advising clients. AGG provides industry knowledge, attention to detail, transparency and value to help businesses and individuals achieve their definition of success.
The Atlanta WERCouncil is a dedicated group of warehousing and distribution professionals. Our group meets at least 3-times a year for presentations, facility tours and social events. Our events are open to everyone in warehousing, distribution and logistics for a nominal fee. Members have first access to register for any events. The Atlanta WERCouncil serves over 100 members in the Atlanta Regional Area.
BLG Logistics, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of the BLG LOGISTICS, a world leader in third-party logistics services. We provide unique value-added solutions to highly technical clients. We utilize our international expertise, innovative technology and developed workforce to bring the best of global logistics right to your doorstep.
BiTA was formed by experienced tech and transportation executives to create a forum for the development of blockchain standards and education for the freight industry. Our goal is to bring together leading companies in the freight technology industries that have a vested interest in the development of blockchain technology. Over 200+ companies that have applied for membership.
We create innovative ways to move – on snow, water, asphalt. In the air, on the ground and everywhere in between. Built on a 75-year tradition of ingenuity and intensive customer focus, BRP is headquartered in the Canadian town of Valcourt, Quebec and operates manufacturing facilities in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Finland, and Austria. We have a total workforce of more than 10,000 driven, resourceful people as of our last annual reporting.
Boxchain tracks and persists the events relevant to your processes and workflow, providing a real-time feed and notifications in a single system to enable true visualisation and control. Whilst focusing on supply chain logistics, Boxchain is extensible to application across any process driven landscape in any facet of business life, bringing with it innovation, security, and transformational capacity.
Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. We are also a leading financial services provider through Caterpillar Financial Services.
Cisco is the worldwide technology leader that has been making the Internet work since 1984. Our people, products, and partners help society securely connect and seize tomorrow's digital opportunity today. Discover more at thenetwork.cisco.com and follow us on Twitter at @Cisco.
Colliers International Group Inc. is an industry-leading global real estate services company with more than 12,000 skilled professionals operating in 69 countries. What sets us apart is not what we do, but how we do it. Our culture encourages people to think differently, share great ideas and create solutions that help our clients accelerate their success.
Founded in 1963, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) is the preeminent worldwide professional association dedicated to the advancement and dissemination of research and knowledge on supply chain management. With over 8,500 members representing nearly all industry sectors, government, and academia from 67 countries, CSCMP members are the leading practitioners and authorities in the fields of logistics and supply chain management.
Dematic designs, develops and delivers solutions that optimize your supply chain, improve performance and increase productivity. We understand your business economic drivers and are in sync with today’s constantly changing market trends. Our industry leading software and automation technologies will allow your organization to be responsive to customer demands, labor challenges and asset and space utilization requirements. With more than 75 years of robust design and delivery experience, Dematic solutions will strengthen and enhance your supply chain and catapult your organization forward.
DIRTT is a leading technology-driven manufacturer of highly customized interiors. DIRTT combines its proprietary ICE® 3D design, configuration and manufacturing software with integrated in-house manufacturing of its innovative prefabricated interior construction solutions and an extensive Distribution Partner network across two continents.
Offered through the No. 1-ranked H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech, the Executive Master’s in International Logistics &
Supply Chain Strategy (EMIL-SCS) Program leads to a Master of Science degree in International Logistics. This residence-based program allows you to continue to work full time at your current job while pursuing a Master of Science degree at Georgia Tech’s top-ranked College of Engineering. The EMIL-SCS program is built around five two-week residences across the US, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. EMIL-SCS offers real-world value through courses, live case work, and corporately sponsored supply chain projects at the leading cusp of industry trends, while fostering a network of senior level executives.
At Fortna, we help the world’s biggest brands transform their distribution operations into a competitive advantage. We can help you map the flow of goods, engineer custom distribution operations, select the right equipment, and take your operations to a higher level. By partnering with Fortna our clients are better able to make and keep bold promises to their customers.
The mission of G&D Integrated is to partner with our customers to grow their business by creating industry-leading logistics solutions. We do this by bringing continuous improvement and lean logistics processes to the table to fully optimize logistics networks. Each and every business has its own unique challenges, so we believe in a high level of engagement with our customers to develop a full understanding of their needs.
GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise to help customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest and most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant, upgrade and service solutions as well as our data-leveraging software.
Since 1945, Georgia’s ports have served as magnets for international trade and investment, enriching the state’s economy to benefit all Georgians. The Georgia Ports Authority is dedicated to providing customers with the most efficient, productive port facilities in the nation, and to creating jobs and business opportunities to benefit more than 9.7 million Georgians.
The Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute brings together top researchers and thought leaders from the many varied disciplines that shape manufacturing — science, engineering, policy, robotics, and management — to help define and solve some of the greatest challenges facing U.S. industry today (creating quality jobs, ensuring global competitiveness, advancing economic and environmental sustainability).
A professional and social group for alumni, students, faculty, staff, professional education students/alumni, and friends of Georgia Tech with an interest in Supply Chain.
Grubhub is the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering company dedicated to connecting hungry diners with local takeout restaurants. The company’s online and mobile ordering platforms allow diners to order from more than 80,000 takeout restaurants in over 1,600 U.S. cities and London.
HBIS Group Co., Ltd ("HBIS") is one of China's largest iron and steel material manufacturers and comprehensive service suppliers. The Group encompasses over 30 subsidiaries with 120,000 employees enrolled. Centering on steel making, we are also involved in mineral resources, financial services, modern logistics, iron & steel trade and equipment manufacturing.
HD Supply is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations, water infrastructure and residential and non-residential construction sectors.
The Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) is the world's largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the industrial engineering profession and individuals involved with improving quality and productivity.
INFORMS serves the scientific and professional needs of Analytics Professionals and Operations Researchers including educators, scientists, students, managers, analysts, and consultants. The Institute serves as a focal point for analytics and O.R. professionals, permitting them to communicate with each other and reach out to other professional societies, as well as the varied clientele of the profession's research and practice.
The Interroll Group is the leading global provider of material handling solutions. The company was founded in 1959 and has been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 1997. Interroll provides system integrators and OEMs with a wide range of platform-based products and services in these categories: Rollers (conveyor rollers), Drives (motors and drives for conveyor systems), Conveyors & Sorters as well as Pallet & Carton Flow (flow storage systems).
The Isotrak Group, comprising the Isotrak, Alcolock GB and Verilocation businesses, provides market-leading fleet management and telematics solutions to customers in the UK, Australia, and North America. Their tracking solutions, fleet data analytics, breathalyser immobilisation technologies and specialist services are supported by a user-friendly interface that seamlessly integrates into everyday operations, all aimed at helping customers drive competitiveness through greater productivity and improved safety and compliance.
The H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE) has achieved national and international prominence through its tradition of unparalleled excellence and leadership in research, education, and service. This distinction is due to ISyE's world-class faculty, top-notch students, outstanding curricula, and extensive research focusing on improving quality of life.
Caring for the world, one person at a time, inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. We embrace innovation—bringing ideas, products and services to life to advance the health and well-being of people around the world. We believe in collaboration, and that has led to breakthrough after breakthrough, from medical miracles that have changed lives, to the simple consumer products that make every day a little better.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.5 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management.
Larson-Juhl, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, is a manufacturer and distributor of timeless and innovative custom picture frame mouldings. Our designers and manufacturing teams work hand-in-hand to create enduring frame designs in all of the popular home furnishing styles, so our custom framing customers can help clients preserve their treasures and add beauty to their homes.
LLamasoft enables organizations around the world to model and optimize their supply chain operations for major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Our team of industry-leading supply chain experts and consultants are driven to make supply chain optimization easier, better and faster, so you can make the world a better place. We continue to innovate with an aggressive development roadmap including new solutions for supply chain visibility, planning, and predictive analytics.
Manhattan Associates is a technology leader in supply chain and omnichannel commerce. We unite information across the enterprise, converging front-end sales with back-end supply chain execution. Our software, platform technology and unmatched experience help drive both top-line growth and bottom-line profitability for our customers.
For nearly a century, Mercedes-Benz has made it our mission to move the world. Through our employees and their achievements, we’ve created a company we can all be proud of.
MHI is the nation's largest material handling, logistics and supply chain association. MHI offers education, networking and solution sourcing for members, their customers and the industry as a whole through programming and events.
Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more.
US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, and US Coast Guard. We appreciate your service.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) began with the merging of the thermal power generation divisions of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. in February 2014. Since our establishment, we have strived to build synergy between the two companies, and in addition to advancing our technical ability to develop reliable high quality products, improving our comprehensive engineering ability that is capable of handling projects in various regions around the world, and strengthening our thorough sales operations and service abilities, we also seek to advance global business expansion.
The Georgia Tech Master of Science in Supply Chain Engineering is a professional graduate degree program created to meet the growing demand for business-savvy engineers who can design and synchronize highly complex global supply chains. The program's intensive 12-month curriculum delivers academic knowledge in analytic methods, supply chain engineering, and enterprise management while building professional practice skills and real-world industry experience, all leading to a respected graduate degree from the #1-ranked Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE).
The National Logistics & Distribution Conference is hosted by Georgia Tech's Supply Chain & Logistics Institute and produced by Peach State Integrated Technologies known for providing end-to-end, supply chain and material handling systems consulting, engineering, implementation and integration services to a broad spectrum of supply chain leaders. NLDC is an "invitation only" conference for 100 senior-level executives where peers present and discuss innovations for supply chain and logistics challenges. For general conference information and to submit a request for an invitation, visit the below link.
P&G serves consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ambi Pur®, Ariel®, Bounty®, Charmin®, Crest®, Dawn®, Downy®, Fairy®, Febreze®, Gain®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Lenor®, Olay®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, SK-II®, Tide®, Vicks®, and Whisper®. The P&G community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.
Purolator is a leading integrated freight, package and logistics solutions provider, we have built one of Canada’s most extensive transportation and logistics networks and supporting infrastructure. The advantages of this size and scale benefit our customers, with more facilities in more regional centres than any other freight and parcel solutions provider in Canada. Nationally, provincially and regionally, our customers can count on best-in-class service and support from Purolator, wherever they are.
The Reverse Logistics Association is a members' driven, global trade association for the returns and reverse industry, offering information, research, solutions and services for Manufacturers, Branded, and Retail companies from Third Party Providers. Our goals are to educate and inform Reverse Logistics professionals around the world, and be the voice of the reverse industry.
Schneider is a leading transportation and logistics services company providing a broad portfolio of premier truckload, intermodal and logistics solutions, and operating one of the largest for-hire trucking fleets in North America. We believe we have developed a differentiated business model that is difficult to replicate due to our scale, breadth of complementary service offerings and proprietary technology platform.
The National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Panama is an autonomous institution, which was created by Law 13 of April 15, 1997, subsequently amended by Law 50 of December 21, 2005 and by Law 55 of December 14, 2007, which gave autonomy to the institution in its administrative tasks. All activities, projects and programs of SENACYT are aimed at strengthening, supporting, inducing and promoting the development of science, technology and innovation with the purpose of raising the level of productivity, competitiveness and modernization in the private sector; government, the academic-research sector, and the population in general.
SF was established in Shunde, Guangdong Province in 1993. Since it inception, SF has continued improving its service quality, investing in facilities and vigorously developing and introducing IT technologies and equipment to realize automatic operations. Currently, we have set up a nationwide network of branch offices and service network to support information collection, market development, logistics and express services.
As part of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Supply Chain Leadership Council is focused on creating jobs and marketing the 28 county metro Atlanta region to targeted logistics companies and advanced manufacturers on a national and international basis. The council seeks to position Atlanta as the world's premier center for supply chain management, operations, talent, and innovation and further establish the region as a global gateway of choice. Its mission is to mobilize the business community to maximize the region's competitive supply chain advantages to create quality jobs and promote sustainable growth.
The goal of the TAG Supply Chain & Logistics Society is to bring together industry professionals from logistic functions to share insights and leading practices. Together we will be the catalyst for identifying current and future value driven practices and innovative technology solutions to support the global supply chain. As a result, we will deliver sustainable ideas, new ways of working together, information sharing, and professional growth that will help the community positively improve the flow of goods and services to meet customer's requirements in the 21st century.
The Coca-Cola Company is the world’s largest beverage company, offering over 500 brands to people in more than 200 countries. Of our 21 billion-dollar brands, 19 are available in lower- or no-sugar options to help people moderate their consumption of added sugar.
When The Home Depot was founded in 1978, Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank had no idea how revolutionary this new “hardware store” would be for home improvement and the retail industry. Today, we’re proud to be the world’s largest home improvement retailer. In more than 2,200 stores across North America, we aspire to excel in service – to our customers, associates, communities and shareholders. That’s what leadership means to us. That's The Home Depot difference.
TransRisk creates products and solutions that help transportation industry participants efficiently manage price risk in the North American freight transportation market.
On any given day, 2 billion people use Unilever products to look good, feel good and get more out of life – giving us a unique opportunity to build a brighter future.
The United States Department of Labor (DOL) fosters, promotes, and develops the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.
United Parcel Service, Inc. (“UPS”) was founded in 1907 as a private messenger and delivery service in Seattle, Washington. Today, UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company, a leader in the U.S. less-than-truckload industry and the premier provider of global supply chain management solutions. We deliver packages each business day for 1.5 million shipping customers to 7.9 million receivers ("consignees") in over 220 countries and territories. In 2013, we delivered an average of 16.9 million pieces per day worldwide, or a total of 4.3 billion packages.
WERC offers resources that help distribution professionals stay at the leading edge including educational events, performance metrics for benchmarking, practical research, expert insights and peer-to-peer knowledge exchange. WERC members are from companies across the gamut whose focus is on warehousing and distribution.
WestRock Co provides paper and packaging solutions in consumer and corrugated markets. The Company offers corrugated container, paperboard, partitions & protective packaging, containerboard and beverage multipacks.