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LLamasoft SummerCon to Draw 500+ Attendees

June 23, 2014

Fourth Annual Supply Chain Design Conference Breaks Registration Record

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (June 23, 2014). LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, will host its fourth annual customer conference, SummerCon, at the Michigan League in Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 25-27, 2014. The three-day event, with two days of pre-conference training, has over 550 registrants gathering to learn and network among the best and brightest in supply chain design.

Bill Nye the Science Guy will present a keynote address on Wednesday, June 25. Other keynotes include sociologist and radio host, Rebecca Costa, John Phillips, Senior Vice President of Customer Supply Chain and Global Go-to-Market for PepsiCo, Inc., Lora Cecere, Founder of Supply Chain Insights, as well as CEO and co-founder of LLamasoft, Don Hicks.

Several of the world’s largest companies, including Nike, Target,  Kellogg, Unilever and Hewlett-Packard, will present and participate sessions on major supply chain issues and initiatives. The full conference agenda, featuring 24 customer presentations on topics including network optimization, building a supply chain center of excellence, omnichannel distribution, transportation planning and more, can be viewed at summercon.net.

“Our record attendance number is demonstrative of the rapid adoption of supply chain design technology by the world’s top organizations,” said Don Hicks, co-founder, president and CEO of LLamasoft. “We are proud to have so many customers sharing their case studies at what is bound to be our most successful conference to-date.”

The conference can be followed on Twitter with #SummerCon2014.

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