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LLamasoft to Sponsor Gartner North American Supply Chain Executive Conference

May 11, 2017

Sessions to feature LLamasoft customers HP and Johnson & Johnson

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 11, 2017). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain optimization software and solutions, announced its sponsorship and participation in the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference May 23-25 in Phoenix.

The annual North American conference draws thousands of supply chain leaders to collaborate and learn how to recognize the impacts of ever-changing supply chains and disruptions, create transformational strategies that empower the organization and get the latest best practices in supply chain management and logistics. This year’s theme ACT: Aspire, Challenge, and Transform in a Disruptive World will ready organizations to anticipate, adapt and transform supply chains to deliver reliability and performance.

At 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23 LLamasoft customer Filip De Keersmaecher of Johnson & Johnson will present a case study session alongside Gartner Research Director Noha Tohamy titled “Analytics in Action: How Johnson & Johnson Uses Supply Chain Modeling to Optimize E2E Supply Chains.” In this session De Keersmaecher will discuss a case example of Johnson & Johnson’s end-to-end supply chain optimization process as one of the enablers of their supply chain maturity journey.

At 12 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24 LLamasoft customers Trace White and Travis Parker of HP will present, “LLamasoft: Always On: HP Supply Chain Risk Management Processes & Analytics.” In this session White and Parker will give an overview of network disruption management tools and analytics that enable them to identify and manage risk events, modeling the business impact and determining optimal mitigation strategies.

“We are excited to have industry leaders like HP and Johnson & Johnson presenting their end-to-end supply chain modeling and optimization stories at this year’s Gartner conference,” said LLamasoft Executive Vice President Toby Brzoznowski. “We also look forward to introducing our new supply chain visibility and planning applications, continuing our mission to help companies use data and analytics to make better supply chain decisions.”

LLamasoft will be a platinum sponsor exhibiting at the show in Booth 201 and offering demos of the latest supply chain design technology including the completely updated Supply Chain Guru supply chain design software.

Media Contact
LLamasoft, Inc.
Lisa Hajra
lisa.hajra@llamasoft.com
734-418-3119 ext 1400