January 2021 Virtual Professional Development Meeting

January 21, 2021
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

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january 2021 Professional development Meeting

BlockChain
What is it? And why should we care?

A Fireside Chat with
Emily Cagen,
Deloitte Consulting

Thursday, January 21, 2021, 5:30pm CST

Virtual Networking and Fireside Chat

For a few years now, we’ve been hearing about Blockchain.  But what is it?  What are the benefits to supply chain application? Could it benefit my company? What real world personal applications could be beneficial, if it's not realistic to apply it in my business?

 Before we get all fired up, wouldn’t it be nice to get some basic understanding of what it is and what it means to us? 

On January 21, we sit down with Emily Cagen, who has done extensive research in blockchain.  She’ll help us understand various applications and answer questions about why we should strive to champion blockchain technology, with a start to determine the value it brings an organization prior to implementation.

Speaker Bio:

Emily Cagen, Senior Consultant at Deloitte Consulting in Supply Chain and Network Operations. 

Emily is a supply and operations planning specialist with a background in manufacturing and process improvement. She is a futuristic, ambitious, and interactive business professional with a master level education in analytics, statistics and business administration she applies to drive strategic leadership and develop positive results. Emily is a blockchain enthusiast and digital frontier advocate.


Agenda:

Date - Thursday, January 21, 2021

5:30 pm Informal Networking

6:00 pm Conversational Interview-John Melbye & Emily Cagen

6:40 pm Q&A & Open Discussion

7:00 pm Adjourn


Earn 1 Certification Maintenance Point for attendance at this event!

This event is FREE of charge.

Registration Deadline: 12:00pm on Thursday, 1/21/21 or until Sold Out! (Registrations after noon on Thursday, 1/21/21, will be accepted on a "space available" basis.  Please call the Chapter Office at 763-413-2513 to register after the posted deadline.) 

ADVANCED REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. 

ASCM Members affiliated with Chapters other than the Twin Cities Chapter, please use the non-member, guest registration option to register. Thank you.


 

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