Marko Pukkila

Marko Pukkila

VP, Team Manager
Marko Pukkila is a Research Director in the Gartner Supply Chain Research group. Mr. Pukkila's current research areas focus on supply chain planning in manufacturing industries. His research covers sales and operations planning (S&OP), demand planning, supply planning and master planning and scheduling, inventory planning, and sales and operations execution (S&OE).
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Monday, November 02, 2020 10:45 AM|Monday, November 02, 2020 11:30 AM
How to Manage Event-Driven Demand in a Make-to-Order Environment

Planning methods used for regular run-rate demand patterns work poorly for large event-driven businesses. In make-to-order environments, this is even more difficult due to the complex bills-of-material and the alignment required with suppliers. We'll show you what other organizations are doing to integrate event funnels into their planning processes to improve performance.

Tuesday, November 03, 2020 09:30 AM|Tuesday, November 03, 2020 10:15 AM
Win Executive Engagement With Business-Minded S&OP Language

Companies often struggle to gain executive and cross-functional buy-in to S&OP, usually because the supply chain planning language is not clearly understandable to others. We'll helps S&OP leaders present the plan, tell the story of the current state of the business, and highlight the decisions that should be made.

Tuesday, November 03, 2020 02:30 PM|Tuesday, November 03, 2020 03:30 PM
Super Roundtable: Demand Planning Segmentation Differentiates the Critical Few From Trivial Many Products

Join this peer discussion in which supply chain planning leaders, many of whom find it challenging to develop accurate demand plans for their massive number of products, can share best practices around demand planning segmentation, and the lessons they have learned along their demand planning improvement journey.

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