Abstract: Complexity of global transport and logistics has increased. Can companies leverage a control tower (CT) to better manage their transport and logistics across the globe? What does end to end visibility mean and bring to a brand owner? Is a control tower the way to go? What are benefits and considerations to think about before implementing CTs?
-Explore the scope of control towers, its benefits and how to sell a CT internally
-Analyze governance models and insourcing/outsourcing control towers and lifecycle management of a CT
Speaker: (Consultant) Patrick Haex, Managing Partner, Buck Consultants International
Speaker: (Shipper): Kerry Eby, VP Global Logistics & Distribution and Supply Chain Excellence Council Lead, Johnson Controls
Speaker: (Provider): Leonard Bonanni, CEO, Sourcemap
Moderator: Alexis Bateman, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics