Dr Derreck Kayango will be participating in the 40th annual SAPICS Conference
I am giving a voice to the voiceless, since many people affected by displacement and civil war never have a chance to be heard,' states Kayongo, who says that he is thrilled to be able to bring his story back to Africa through the platform provided by leading supply chain and operations management association SAPICS.
This was the first occasion that Bollor Logistics South Africa (previously SDV South Africa) was present at the conference and was pleased to be awarded the runner up best multiple exhibition stand by the SAPICS
Chairman, Mungo Park.
The 2018 SAPICS Conference takes place in Cape Town from 10 to 13 June.
The association's "Early Bird" registration offer provides attendees with a substantial discount on their fees if they book their place at the 2018 conference before this offer closes at the end of February, reveals SAPICS president Mungo Park.
Up-to the-minute information is also posted on the SAPICS conference website: www.
I met Professor Gregory Schlegel at the 2017 SAPICS Conference, and was fortunate to attend one of his risk and resiliency workshops at the event.
The latter evolved into the inaugural Supply Chain Risk Management Summit, jointly created by Bespoke and SAPICS.
The food and beverage industry is well represented at this years conference, said SAPICS president Mungo Park.
Presentations at SAPICS 2017 include an insight into the centralised planning function of AB InBev (previously SAB Miller) from the companys planning manager for Africa, who will talk about improving customer service and operating synergies while standardising processes.
A world-class line-up of speakers has been confirmed for the Business Unusual 39 th Annual SAPICS
conference and exhibition for supply chain professionals.
The speaker line-up for the 2016 SAPICS
conference includes a number of highly sought-after local and international speakers.