Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

2nd Annual Chicago Supply Chain Summit

Sponsored By Loyola's Supply and Value Chain Center

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Regents Hall, Lewis Towers
Loyola University Chicago
820 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611


8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 - 9:15 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:15 - 10:00 a.m.

Morning Keynote Address

Jose Armario – Executive VP, Worldwide Supply Chain, McDonald’s 

10:00 - 10:15 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.

"Bringing Business Back to the Midwest"

Scott Baxter – President, Novation Industries
David Boulay – President, Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center
Ben Brockschmidt – Executive Director, Infrastructure Council, Illinois Chamber of Commerce
Christopher Smith – Senior Director of Device Supply Chain, US Cellular

Moderator: Maciek Nowak, PhD – Associate Professor, Supply Chain Management, Loyola University

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.


1:15 - 2:45 p.m.

"Supplier Relationship Management: A Success Story"

Rick Ciccone – Chief Supply Chain Officer, McCain Foods
Rob Doone – VP, Integrated Logistics Services, Cardinal Health
Mike Duffy – Executive VP, Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Cardinal Health
Tony Fitzpatrick – VP, Supply Chain and Process Re-Engineering, Baxter
Brian Hancock – President of North America, Martin-Brower LLC

Moderator: Tim Stratman – President, Stratman Partners Executive Coaching

2:45 - 3:00 p.m.

Coffee Break

3:00 - 4:30 p.m.

"Supply Chain Perspectives from the Boardroom"

Jim Martell – CEO, Ridge Property Trust
Elizabeth Nohe – VP of Supply Chain Management, Morton Salt
Chris Pickett – Chief Strategy Officer, Coyote Logistics
Ted Sawicz - CFO, Bell Flavors & Fragrances

Moderator: John Caltagirone – Director, Supply and Value Chain Center, Loyola University

4:30 - 5:15 p.m.

Afternoon Keynote Address

Debbie Lentz – Senior VP of Customer Service and Logistics, Kraft Foods

5:30 - 7 p.m.

Cocktails and Appetizers