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ASU Frontier Economies Logistics Lab (FELL) - Fall 2018

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Memorial Union 202 - Alumni Lounge

301 E Orange St

Tempe, Arizona 85281

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FELL aims to faciliate better lives for people residing in frontier economies. FELL will do this by proposing implementable solutions for the logistical challenges of delivering products and services to frontier economies around the world.

FELL will start with a focus on logistics and supply chain management. Eventually, FELL will encourage collaboration with other disciplines such as sustainability, engineering, marketing, design, education, public policy and global health.


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8:00 AM Check-In and Breakfast

8:30 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks -Dale Rogers, Adegoke Oke Co-Directors, FELL-W.P.Carey School of Business at Arizona State University

8:45 AM Supporting Global Health Alliance in Frontier Econimics- -Kevin Etter, Vice President, Captive Business Loaned Executive (Secondee), The UPS Foundation -Special Advisor, Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance

9:30AM Email/Networking Break

9:45 AM Imporving Working Capital for Small Suppliers -Sean Van Gundy, Managing Director, Working Capital Advisory, C2FO

10:45 AM Panel Session Risk Management & Community Engagement in Frontier Economies -Dr.Rohini Srihari, CEO GroundTruth Global. Ground Truth Global Bindiya Vakil, CEO Resilinc Lori Osterback-Boettner Director, Cisco12:00 PM Networking Lunch

1:00 PM Ghana Healthcare Workers tabletop game simulation -Dr. Tom Kull & Team, Arizona State University

2:30 PM Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Sub-Saharan Africa -Amina Abubakar, Head, E-Channels Unit Northern Region, Sky Bank PLC, Nigeria; Charles Babatope, Mid-Africa Business Unit Offshore Senior Engineer, Chevron Nigeria Limited; Foaleng Magloire, Managing Director P&L Pioneer & Leaders, Cameroon; Chidume Uzozie, Senior Manager, Honeywell Group, Nigeria*

3:30 PM Email/Networking Break

3:45 PM Utilization of IOT, Cloud Platforms and Drones in Frontier Econiomies and Partnership with ASU - Scott Dubin, Chemonics International

4:45 PM USAID Projects -Sharmila Raj, Program Director, U.S. Agency for International Development

5:30 PM Wrap-up - Dale Rogers and Adegoke Oke


Conference Hotels:

Graduate Tempe

225 East Apache Boulevard

Tempe, AZ 85281

490-967-9431

Book online here: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=77204&Chain=21643&promo=ASU.

Tempe Mission Palms

60 East Fifth Street

Tempe, AZ 85281

480-894-1400

Book online here: https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=12318&Chain=15564&promo=ASUNEGMP.


MOXY Phoenix Tempe/ASU

1333 South Rural Road

Tempe, AZ 85281

480-968-3451

You must call the hotel directly and mention that you are attending an event at ASU to receive the discounted rate.


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If you have any questions, please contact Carrie Krein at Carrie.Krein@asu.edu or 480-965-1012.

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