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Best practice demand planning summit

24 - 26 March 2020 | Stamford Plaza, Melbourne | Australia |

An event specifically for demand planners, inventory managers and supply chain professionals.

The Best Practice Demand Planning Summit is the ONLY event bringing together demand and supply planners across Australia. Happening this 24-25 March 2020 at the Stamford in Melbourne, this event will tackle creating a benchmark for best practice and an action plan on how to achieve it with improved forecast accuracy, more effective inventory management and a focus on delivering value to the end customer.

The summit will also bring together practical case studies from leading global companies to showcase how people, process and technology contribute to effective planning processes. With interactive round table discussions, panels and countless networking opportunities, demand planners across the country will have the opportunity to share ideas, solutions and forecast the future of their function. Featuring innovations with technology and systems, as well as insights into achieving efficiencies across the planning process, this is the one event for planners you can’t afford to miss.

Topics to be covered

During the event the following topics will be covered:

  1. Best practice examples of demand planning, forecast accuracy and inventory management
  2. Lessons learned, mistakes made and answers to common pitfalls in the planning process
  3. The benefits of tech and whether it will help or hinder your planning
  4. How to nail the fundamentals and become a strategic business partner
  5. Managing the expectations of customers in your supply planning

Slimstock speaking

Tuesday 24th of march - 3:40PM

During the event Fleur Smits – Straathof, Inventory Specialist at Slimstock, will be speaking about the link between demand and supply planning. During the presentation she will cover the following topics:

  • Aligning the inventory strategy to the goals of your organisation
  • Forecasting and inventory management: the benefits of an integrated approach
  • Understanding how technology can optimise your inventory management plan

Don't miss out on this event

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