What will the global supply chain look like in the future? Organizations are increasingly recognizing that supply chain excellence provides the ultimate competitive advantage .
Organizations are increasingly recognizing that supply chain excellence provides the ultimate competitive advantage.
The difference between success and failure in the supply chain within the next 10 years and beyond will be the ability to adapt to rapid and critical changes.
The impact of new trends will be significant, requiring radical transformation, focused strategies and effective tactics. Transformation demands a multi-year horizon, and we must begin tomorrow’s transformation today.
It is time to challenge ourselves with topics and questions concerning the future of the supply chain!
Supply Chain in 2020?The Supply Chain of The Future
The future supply chain leaders need to start now to scope out strategies that will work in a marketplace that may be vastly different from the one they serve today.
We are creating the supply chain that will be inherited by the next generation of professionals, being crucial to understand the way they think, communicate and collaborate. How will their mindset change over the next decade?
The next generation of supply chain talents will be the driving force behind tomorrow's supply chains
FUTURE SUPPLY CHAIN
PRESENT SUPPLY CHAINThe Role of the Future Supply Chain Leaders
We ask the next generation of professionals to act as CEOs or senior executives to navigate the challenges of developing strategies for the supply chain of the next decade.
Our global team will provide mentorship and guidance in this research endeavor, which will promote academic enrichment and collaboration in the building up of new supply chain models across international boundaries.
Multicultural behavior and global business environments expound essential principles for shaping the skills of the next generationPreparing for a Successful Career
Supply Chain Analytics
Green & SC Social Responsibility
In recent years, the supply chain function has assumed an increasingly prominent and integrated role in multinational corporations, growing more complex and significant every day...
In view of that, one of the keys to good decision making is to have relevant information, so that professionals can plan for a different business environment in the future.
Business Partner Processes
Analyze & Influence Client Requirements
Plan Supply & Demand
Distribute & Global Logistics, Deliver
Manage Client Contracts & Orders
Manage Strategic Sourcing
Cash Management, Invoice & Payment
Manage Suppliers & Commodities
Supplier Order Execution
Proof of Concept Solutions
Fulfill Solutions & Services
Procurement & Mfg Engineering
Post Sales Support
The analysis of disruptive trends will help us to envision the future of the supply chain with more clarity to better define strategic objectives and develop actions to achieve them.
So looking from globalcontext / cultural / technological perspectives:
What are the main disruptive trends within the next decade?
How will these trends impact the supply chain from now to 2020 and beyond?
What changes should we implement to cope with these trends effectively?Future Disruptive Trends
Source: 2020 Future Value Chain: Building Strategies For The New Decade - http://www.futurevaluechain.com/downloads/
Global Supply Chain
Client / Employee / Supplier
Shift in Global Market
Shift in Offerings / Portfolio Mix
Trans-national / Trans-cultural
Business Analytics &
Corporate Social Responsibility
Commercialization, Cost Reduction, Shared Svcs, Client Needs, Bold Investment in Differentiating/Premium Capability, Re-Use (multi-enterprise shared value), E2E Cost Management.
Eliminate Non-Value Add, Optimization, Customization, Re-Use, Process Improvement.
Tools Become Our Corporate Memory, Location, Strategy Alignment, Recommended Organizational Make-up, Sourcing Recommendations, Use of Acquisitions.
Key set of questions to ask in each area
Insight on how the main disruptive trends will impact the supply chain within the next decade, considering the following key focus areas: global context, culture and technology.
View of the supply chain of the future, identifying where technology will be, assessing the make-up and work patterns of the individuals who will lead the supply chain industry in 10 years.
PHASE 2 (targeted completion early December)
Assessment of the possible game changers that can enable the supply chain of the next decade by improving value, effectiveness and structure.
Proposal of a new mindset for the future professionals to thrive, incorporating the abilities required to explore opportunities over the next decade.
Please give us your opinions, thoughts and ideas!
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We ask the next generation of supply chain talents to provide:
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