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The Future Is Now: GPS, Drones, and Automated Manufacturing

Rafael Granato
by Rafael Granato on Feb 16, 2017 2:13:51 PM
 


  
The Future Is Now: GPS, Drones, and Automated Manufacturing

It's no longer something that may happen in the future. It's happening now. It's happening fast. It's happening right here in the Bay Area.

PINC would like to invite you to an exciting evening.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
at GoPro Corporate Headquarters, San Mateo


Big changes are in the wind. For supply chain strategists, location based GPS sensor and drone technology are starting to look like important new tools for getting work done. Competitive pressures coupled with preliminary data on disruptive technologies points towards a need to at least consider where and how these near mainstream tools might fit into your supply chain strategy.

In addition, offshore manufacturing, in many cases, is no longer cost effective due to longer transit times and rising labor, material, and transportation costs. Manufacturing is essential to rebuilding our economy, but it is not simply a matter of reshoring. Today’s manufacturing is sophisticated, automated and involves less labor. So what is the best strategy?

Event Chair, Harry Cameau (Farbe Technik) has put together a very distinguished panel of presenters to discuss these potentially disruptive but exciting areas of innovation and ways to incorporate into your operations.

 

 

Featured Speakers


Shawn C. Wilde
IT Director of Strategic Programs, Natera

 

Rosemary Coates
Executive Director, Reshoring Institute
President, Blue Silk Consulting

 

Matt Yearling
CEO, PINC

 

 
 
 
 
Location
GoPro Corporate Headquarters
3000 Clearview Way
Building E - Experience Room
San Mateo, CA 94402

Dinner
A delicious, full-course buffet dinner with dessert will be served

Cost
CSCMP Member: $55
Non-Member: $75
Pay at door: $80
Full Table for 8: $440
Student: $35

 
 
Agenda
5:30 p.m. - Registration and networking
6:30 p.m. - Dinner seating
6:45 p.m. Dinner served
7:15 p.m. - Speaker program begins
8:15 p.m. - Q&A
8:30 p.m. - Event concludes

Join CSCMP SFRT Group



For event information contact Event Chair and SFRT VP Program  parkkinen.annemari@gmail.com
Interested in sponsorship? Contact CSCMP SFRT President  michele@carrollcomarketing.com
Interested in becoming a member? Contact CSCMP SFRT VP Membership  michaelp@rklogisticsgroup.com

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