May 17, 2018 – May 17, 2018
670 White Plains Road
Don’t Miss Our Final Chapter Meeting – Thursday, May 17th
Learn How Blockchain is Transforming Supply Chain
2018 Scholarship Award Winners Announced at this Meeting
By allowing digital information to be distributed but not copied, blockchain technology created the backbone of a new type of internet. Originally devised for digital currency, the tech community is now finding other potential uses for the technology.
Blockchain technology can radically transform the supply chain. Many companies are already investing in Blockchain solutions for their businesses. Natalia’s presentation will cover an introduction to Blockchain and key concepts, benefits of Blockchain for supply chain, specific supply chain use cases, and more details about food safety and traceability use case. The world of global trade is fast-paced, ever-changing, and always evolving. In order to keep pace, your supply chain processes and technology need to evolve also.
Business Development Director
Natalia Nelyubina is a Business Development Executive for IBM Food Trust™, a Blockchain-based solution providing transparency and efficiency in food supply chains. In this role, Natalia is focusing on customer value, go-to-market strategy and enablement. Prior to IBM Blockchain, Natalia worked as a strategy consultant in the IBM Watson Health and IBM Chief Analytics Office. Natalia holds Masters Degrees in Economics and Applied Mathematics.
Hosted by ISM 7-Counties and APICS Tappan Zee Chapter
By attending this month’s program, you can earn 1 CEH (Continuing Education Hour) which can be used to re-certify ISM, APICS and other certifications. Provide your email address at the door to get a certificate sent to you the week after the program.
About ISM 7-Counties
For over 100 years ISM has been the premier organization representing over 40,000 supply chain professionals around the globe.
ISM-7 Counties is an affiliate of the Institute of Supply Management (ISM), and an organization that is leading the way –offering members the resources they need to succeed – everything from networking with colleagues, meetings with subject matter experts to learn best practices, and access to ISM Report on Business®, a renowned study that provides invaluable insights on current data and trends. ISM 7-Counties is a leading advocate for the supply chain field – promoting all the reasons why a career in this field can be so satisfying. Being a key player in the global business arena is just one facet that makes this field so interesting. Using new technologies and managing the complexities of different cultures, regulations, tax codes, etc. are all a part of it, as well. Entrants and seasoned veterans alike have the chance to get involved in areas that may dovetail with their personal values, such as sustainability and corporate social responsibility. ISM 7-Counties is a non-profit organization representing supply chain colleagues in six New York Counties of Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Dutchess, Putnam and Ulster, plus Fairfield County in Connecticut.