The Art of Supply Chain: Creative Solutions for the Next Generation
Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference is the world's most important gathering of senior supply chain executives. Gain the critical insights, tools and relationships that will prepare your organization for future success.
This year’s conference theme, “The Art of Supply Chain: Creative Solutions for the Next Generation,” will explore the new meaning of supply chain excellence in the digital age — empowering leaders to push past traditional boundaries, drive innovation, and uncover new sources of value for the enterprise. Supply chain leaders must merge the “science” of supply chain technologies with the “art” of processes, talent and metrics.
Attendees will delve into the trends, topics and technologies that will drive innovation and support supply chain excellence in the increasingly digital future.
Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference was designed for individuals in the following roles:
Senior operations executives
Global and regional heads of supply chain
Centers of excellence (COE) supply chain executives
Supply chain strategy executives
Chief Supply Chain Officers (CSCOs), Heads of Supply Chain
Supply chain and demand planning executives
Sales & operations planning (S&OP) executives
Supply Chain Planning Executives
Chief procurement officers (CPOs)
Procurement & sourcing executives
Production planning & scheduling executives
Procurement & Manufacturing Executives
Field service and reverse logistics executives
Materials handling executives
Transportation management executives
Warehouse management executives
Logistics and Distribution Executives
What You Will Learn
Gain all the supply chain insight you need. All in one place.
Understand the future role of the supply chain officer
Ensure you have the right talent on your team for success
Connect with your peers to share best practices
Validate your strategic vision and investment decisions
Discover, evaluate and compare the latest technologies, services and partnerships
Access the unbiased guidance of industry analysts and thought leaders
Push past traditional boundaries, drive innovation, and uncover new sources of value for the enterprise
Features & Benefits
Gain access to:
Gartner analyst sessions: Gartner analysts presenting select research, targeted to your priorities
Gartner analyst one-on-one meetings: Sit privately for 30 minutes with a Gartner analyst specializing in a topic you'd like to discuss
Analyst roundtables: Hear how your colleagues from various industries tackle problems similar to yours
Case study presentations: We invite a number of guest speakers to personally present leading-edge case studies and answer questions
Workshops: Intimate workshops provide an opportunity to drill down on specific "how to" topics in a small group environment
Exhibitor access: Exclusive access to select exhibitors to make informed decisions
Solution provider sessions: Sponsor-led sessions feature some of the market's most fascinating solutions
Face-to-face sponsor meetings: Discuss your technology requirements with qualified solution providers
Group rate discount: Maximize your learning by attending as a group
Network with peers: Hundreds of supply chain leaders will convene to interact and share their knowledge and objectives
The 2015 agenda is now available.
Our role-based agenda features more than 50 analyst-led sessions covering the full spectrum of supply chain and delivers the actionable advice your team needs to succeed—from strategy and planning to distribution and logistics.
Experience visionary Gartner, guest and supply chain executive keynotes, insightful breakout sessions led by Gartner experts, case study and panel presentations delivered by select industry leaders, the 11th annual Gartner Supply Chain Top EMEA Supply Chains reveal, workshops, roundtables for sharing best practices, networking receptions, solution provider sessions and more.
The 10th annual global Supply Chain Top 25 research series was used to reveal the highest-performing EMEA supply chains and highlight best practices among them. Three key trends emerged among the leaders: deeper contextual understanding of customers, leveraging digital business as part of broader customer solutions and supply chain leading balanced growth.
At the 2014 conference, attendees benefitted from an agenda designed for each leader across the supply chain organization and featuring more than 50 analyst-led sessions that helped supply chain executives:
Rethink traditional supply chain concepts to gain new levels of efficiency, agility, scalability and cost-containment
Recognize the value of new technologies, business models and markets to guide investment decision making
Empower their entire supply chain network to contribute to business value and competitive differentiation
Elevate their personal leadership by expanding traditional supply chain roles and responsibilities
Great information to open the thinking of where we are
on the road map to supply chain excellence.
E. Williams, Global Director of Logistics
Optimize Your Attendance
You'll be able to add these Gartner exclusives to your agenda:
Admission to all keynote sessions
Analyst led sessions
One (30 min) Gartner analyst one-on-one session
Solution provider sessions
Breakfast, lunch, snacks
Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 research series EMEA top perfomers reveal
Sign-up to be among the first to recieve our 2015 Agenda
Listen to inspirational guest keynote speakers; hear from Gartner-invited case study speakers – real practitioners with real-world knowledge; and learn from Gartner analysts – the foremost experts in their areas of focus.
Meet the Solution Providers at the Forefront of Supply Chain
Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference will help you develop a "short list" of technology and service providers who can meet your particular needs. You'll receive exclusive access to some of the world's leading technology and service solution providers in a variety of settings.
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Take Your Place Among Technology's Key Players
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United Kingdom -
A limited number of rooms have been held at the Lancaster Hotel for attendees of the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference. The promotional Gartner rate available is £190 per night (includes Breakfast). Please note that this rate is based on single occupancy and excludes VAT.
In order to secure accommodation at the preferred rate please click on the link below and use the promotional code
Alternatively, you can either e-mail your request to
email@example.com or call the Lancaster’s in-house reservations office on +44 207 551 6110, quoting the promotional code GARTNERSC
Reservation Office opening times are:
Monday to Friday between 08:00 - 19:00 (London Time)
Saturday between 09:00 - 17:00 (London Time)
The Hilton Paddington
146 Praed Street
The Corus Hotel - Hyde Park
Transfers Heathrow/Gatwick Airport
Heathrow Airport is situated 15 miles and takes 45 minutes by road to the Lancaster London. The Heathrow Express is a 20-minute train ride to Paddington Station (a 5-minute walk from the Lancaster London).
Gatwick Airport is situated 30 miles from the Lancaster London and takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes by road.
Motorways: M4 and M40 are within a 5-Mile radius to the Lancaster London.
Business Direct: 15 minutes direct by underground to the city.
Underground: Lancaster Gate Station (underneath the Lancaster London)
Paddington station (on the Circle, Bakerloo and Hammersmith & City lines and National Rail) is approximately a 5-10 minute walk from Lancaster Gate. Alternatively, Queensway station is a 10-15 minute walk for connection with the Central line. Valid London Underground tickets will be accepted on some local bus routes between Lancaster Gate and Queensway.
Parking There is public parking on site, 100 spaces available.
Congestion Charges The Lancaster London is included in the congestion charging zone. For a detailed map of the congestion charge zones and further information please visit www.cclondon.com.
Area Attractions Overlooking the tranquil beauty of Hyde Park, the Lancaster London is only minutes from the West End shops and theatres, and ideally placed for leisure and business guests alike. It is the perfect location for enjoying the very heart of Europe's most exciting city.
Special Needs Do you have special needs that we can address to make your participation more enjoyable and meaningful? Please complete the appropriate space on the registration form or call us at +44 208 879 2430.