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October ISM Peer Group Discussion

October 13, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

12:00 PM to 1:15 PM
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WHAT?:  Virtual peer group discussion sponsored by ISM-Twin Cities.  Small group Zoom informal meeting for 60 minutes to connect with your peers and discuss a "hot" supply managment topic

TOPIC FOR THIS MEETING:  Global Sourcing Beyond China

FORMAT:  This peer group format is to discuss best practices and challenges you are facing in your global sourcing strategy.  Specifically, we will be discussing how companies are reducing their dependence on China.  This wil be a crowd-sourced discussion wih no formal presentation.

DISCUSSION QUESTIONS:

1,  Have you done significant sourcing in mainland-China?  If so, are you planning to re-look at options to China in the next 1-2 years?

2.  If you are considering a change away from China, what countries are you looking at and why?

3.  Are you looking seriously at re-shoring to the U.S. over this same time period?  Why or why not?

4.  Do you have any lessons learned on this topic you can share with the group?

DETAILS:

1.  Only ISM members are allowed to register.

2.  Limited to the first 16 participants.

3.  Informal discussions will be in small sub-groups and will all the registrants.  

4.  No formal presentation.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS NOON ON FRIDAY, MAY 8.

 

Tickets

$0.00 ISM Member Price