Hospitality Supply Chain Virtual Roundtable

08 Nov 2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm SGT

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Event Details

Across the hospitality and travel industry, companies are making great strides in rethinking the supply chain and its management. IDC predicts that by the end of 2018, one-third of companies will find themselves disrupted by digitally enabled competition. Digitally enabled supply chain management helps the companies to be more aligned and agile to react quickly to marketplace needs in terms of existing business, new services, and new approaches.

On November 8, the Global Supply Chain Council (GSCC) would like to invite you to a new supply chain roundtable designed specifically for supply chain, logistics and procurement professionals working in the hospitality, travel and airlines sectors across Asia.

During this special forum, Mike Ghasemi, Technology Analyst from IDC and Tiong Gee Ng, Hospitality Industry Expert will share their view on digital and industry trends in Hospitality Supply Chain Management.

Join us on November 8 to gain insights to key issues and unique opportunities that hospitality professionals face with their operations.

Confirmed speakers and panelists include:

Mike Ghasemi
Retail Technology and Market 
Analyst, Speaker & Writer

Mr. NG Tiong Gee
Senior VP
Technology of Resorts 
World Sentosa

Why Attend this Roundtable?

This roundtable is a short but intensive sessions designed to involve delegates in in-depth discussions. They also provide a useful platform for meeting like-minded supply chain peers to exchange views and ideas.

This roundtable provides a critical opportunity to discuss these questions and share opinions on the latest industry developments, tying together newest trends and research in hospitality sector, particularly in matters related to supply chain, logistics and procurement.

Who Should Attend?

This roundtable builds on GSCC's reputation as the Asia’s leading professional organization gathering a growing, diverse and dynamic community of C-level executives, featuring the biggest names in sourcing, procurement and supply management in Asia.

The event will bring together CXOs, Vice Presidents, Directors, Manager and Heads of:
– Procurement/Purchasing
– Strategic and Global Sourcing
– Supply Management
– Supplier Relationship Management
– Materials Management
– Supply Chain Management
– Logistics & Distribution

Proposed Event Agenda

The final agenda will be published one week prior to the event date, so stay tuned!

Share Your Experience & Insights - It's Easy!

If you wish to share your knowledge or experience on this topic, come forward to become a speaker or panelist at this event.

Again, you don't have to be an "expert" or a subject leader in the field to be considered as a speaker. We are looking for someone who is willing to share practical stories or the lessons your learned at your company that can ultimately stimulate a good discussion and debate.

Benefits of speaking include:
- Get a free pass and enjoy all the benefits of a paid attendee (a big $$ saving);
- Gain visibility, recognition and credibility for you & your company;
- Help foster the growth of supply chain, logistics or procurement in Asia;
- Instantly expand your professional network with peers;
- Receive immediate feedback from other professionals on your ideas, methods and plans, which can benefit you and your company!

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Presentations are only 20 minutes long (10-15 slides, half of them can be your company overview) so preparation for this event will not take too much of your time. You can also sit at a panel discussion if you don't wish to present or simply don't have time to prepare anything.

If you are interested to speak,  email us at or contact us via the contact form

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How many attendees will be at the event?
This varies for each event, generally from 50 to 150 depending of the theme, time of the year and the city.

How do I find details on the topics and speakers?
You can always check out the most up-to-date version of the event page. Here you can see session descriptions as well as bios and photos for the confirmed speakers and panelists.

Are all the speakers confirmed for the event?
Circumstances beyond the control of the organizer may necessitate substitutions, alterations or cancellations of the speakers and/or topics. As such, we reserve the right to alter or modify the advertised speakers and/or topics if necessary. Any speaker of schedule substitutions or alterations will be updated on our event page as soon as possible.

I would like to meet some of the delegates during the event, can you arrange this?
Yes, using our site, you can connect and contact all the event attendees before and after the event. We don't arrange matchmaking meetings at our events on a systematic way, but please ask at our registration desk if you would like us to assist us.

How can I get to the venue? 
The venue details, including the full address, are listed on the event page, and you will also be notified by email about the venue when receiving your confirmation letter a few days before the event.

What should I wear during the event? 
In our efforts to make the forum more enjoyable, we invite you to dress “business casual” and tie is again not required. We hope that this casual dress code will allow participants to conduct discussions in a more comfortable environment.

Are the drinks and meal included? 
Yes, all refreshments, tea/coffee breaks are always included and depending of the format of the event, a lunch or breakfast might also be included. Check the agenda for timings and more details.

When should I pay for the event? 
Once you have completed your registration, we require full payment before the event. Payment can be done using credit cards, Stripe of Paypal. For larger groups, we provide the possibility for you to pay by bank TT transfer.

Can I substitute a delegate? 
Yes, you can substitute a delegate at no extra charge - please email us the new name, job title, email and mobile number of this new person at support{at}

Can I receive a copy of the presentations? 
As a general rule, we don't provide the presentations to any delegates and leave up to the speakers to decide if they wish to provide a copy of their presentation. Please meet them at the event and ask them directly.

What happens if the event get postponed? 
In the event that we postpone the event, you will be able to keep your registration for the next date. If you are unable to attend the rescheduled event, you are welcome to send a substitute delegate, free of charge.

For more information on the terms and conditions of attending our events, read here.

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08 Nov 2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm SGT

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