With over 300 delegates in attendance, and a theme of 2020 Vision: Harmonisation, Innovation, Acceleration, the 2010 Queensland Supply Chain and Logistics conference was ideally suited for Supply Chain, Logistics, Transport and Procurement professionals and practitioners. A uniquely-styled educational event, the conference is designed for both professional and personal development in a most-relaxed environment.
Held on Thursday the 26th and Friday the 27th of August 2010 at the Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane, the 11th Annual Conference had a comprehensive and dynamic program that included presentations from highly distinguished Australian speakers.
Speakers included Group Captain Hayden Marshall, Director of Logistic Plans, Royal Australian Air Force, Alan Ducret, General Manager, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Tom Caird, Managing Director, Buker (Australasia), John Warnock, Chief Executive Offcer, Australasian Lubricants Manufacturing Company, Craig Lardner, Group Procurement Director, George Weston Foods, Billie Gorman, Head of Strategic Sourcing, Bank of Queensland, Dr Warren staples, RMIT University and many more.
Building on the success of the 2009 event, the conference also had exciting additions to the program with the 2010 T&L Leaders Awards, the Supply Chain Summit and the annual charity dinner on the Thursday evening. The Queensland Supply Chain & Logistics Conference is organised by leading industry associations including the Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia, (SCLAA) the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), QUT School of International Business, CIPS Australia, the Australasian Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) and the South East Queensland Procurement Network group.
2010 Partners included: Haymans Electrical Data Supplies, OfficeMax, Corporate Express, Fuji Xerox, Konica Minolta, SDS, SSI Schaefer, Blackwoods, CNW Electrical & Data Supplies, Corporate Business Solutions, GML Logistics, Peacock Bros, Project Procure, Portland Group, Queensland Group Training, Strategix Training Group, Supply Chain Review, Toll Group, Dematic, Epicor, Quadrem, QUT, RFBS, Secure Edge Technologies and Walker Corporation.