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Getting the Most from Your SummerCon 2018 Experience

By Manda Schweitzer-Miller  June 4, 2018

Next week we’ll welcome hundreds of the supply chain industry’s best and brightest to Atlanta for the must-attend supply chain event of the year, SummerCon 2018! At our eighth annual conference we will explore, “The Next Evolution of Supply Chain Design.” With so much going on, it’s best to enter the week with a plan. Here are a few tips to maximize your time in Atlanta.

Download the Mobile App

Your location for all things SummerCon, be sure to download the SummerCon mobile app. Here you can build your personal schedule, read about our awesome speakers, play the Click! scavenger hunt game, post to social media (using #SCon18!) and network with other attendees. Looking for restaurant recommendations? Check out the “Visit Atlanta” section for things to do in the area. Lost? Maps of the Marriot and city are at your fingertips.  Register for the conference to receive more info on how to get up and running on the app.

Don’t Miss the Discovery Stations

The LLamasoft Discovery Stations are back this year, highlighting the great resources and technology we are proud to offer our community. Learn about the great training resources in the LLama Learning Center, tackle your toughest technical challenges with the Global Support Team and elevate your supply chain maturity by learning more about the DECODE methodology. And check out the various product stations to learn more about the latest functionality that is driving value for customers around the world. The Discovery Stations will be open during all Expo Hall hours, during breakfast and lunch on Wednesday and Thursday and during the Expo Hall networking event on Wednesday from 4:30-6:30. And don’t miss our partner’s booths to learn about the world-class supply chain services they offer to our customers.

Visit the LLama Learning Lab

Not yet on Supply Chain Guru X? Or want to chat with LLamasoft experts about the technology? Stop by the LLama Learning Lab on Wednesday and Thursday. The LLama Learning Lab is your chance bto test-drive the tech, with a LLamasoft expert to guide you through the construction of scenarios and answer your questions about how to leverage Supply Chain Guru X scenarios in your own analysis.

A Look at SummerCon (and LLamasoft) Past and Future

Don’t miss LLamasoft Chairman of the Board Don Hicks as he explores the evolution of SummerCon, LLamasoft, and the supply chain industry at-large. Then don’t miss LLamasoft CEO Razat Gaurav as he offers a look at the future and takes live Q&A!

Stay Active at SummerCon

Traveling can take a toll on your health. While our agenda will no doubt keep you on-the-go, we’re happy to offer two opportunities to get your blood pumping at the conference. Join our annual LLama Run networking run Wednesday morning at 6:30 a.m. for a conversation-paced 5k around Centennial Olympic Park. Want to re-center during a busy week? Don’t miss our first Sunrise Yoga class at 6:30 Thursday morning, led by an instructor from Atlanta-based YogaWorks. All experience levels welcome for both activities.

Registration Closes June 5!

Not yet registered? Don’t delay! Registration closes Tuesday, June 5. Grab your spot by visiting www.summercon.com.