MxD Project Workshop: Predicting Transit Time for Future Shipments

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Join us in-person or virtually for an MxD Project Workshop to learn more about the impact of MxD’s project 17-02-01: Supply Chain Risk Alert. Please register here by November 12th.

Supply chain visibility is important for cost reduction, market share protection and growth. Mitigating supply chain risks is traditionally addressed from an inbound perspective. This workshop offers an outbound perspective thereby allowing pro-active risk mitigation. The first panel offers a demonstration of a prototype solution developed for a Dow, Inc. case study and a discussion of its application in the context high volume outbound logistics. The second panel is a discussion of potential adoption by other manufacturers, key partnerships and synergies. More info @ MxD


November 15, 2019 / 8:30 am - 12pm ET


Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

IT Building, Room 252, 535 W. Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46202


Gateway Garage, 525 N Blackford St, Indianapolis, IN 46202 (map attached)

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Practitioners and researchers in supply chain, AI & blockchain



8:30 ET Welcome

Clayton Nicholas, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research

8:35 Opening

Mark Frohlich (IUPUI): Supply Chain Distribution Delays

8:50 Panel

Mitigating outbound logistics delay risks

Moderator: Jeremy Archbold (Dow, Inc.)

Supply chain risk assessment, delay prediction, mitigation planning and alert communication. Prototype demonstration and case study overview followed by discussion and Q&A.

Panelists: Preston Bruessow (Dow, Inc.), Tom Cooksey (ITAMCO), Nenad Nenadic* (RIT), Zina Ben Miled (IUPUI)

10:20 Break

10:30 Panel

Pathway to Deployment

Moderator: Emily Jerger (MxD)

Return on investment, road blocks to deployment, likely adoption by manufacturers, partnerships with other sectors including transportation. Debate and Q&A.

Panelists: Ademola Idowu (Dow, Inc.), Jim Sturdevant (INDOT), Joel Neidig (ITAMCO), Ted Trepanier* (INRIX), Mark Linville (Rolls-Royce)

12:00 Wrap-up

Moderator: Clayton Nicholas (IUPUI)

*participating remotely

Anyone interested in attending the meeting should register by November 12th. Contact with any questions.

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