Novotel Bengaluru Techpark
8AM - 7PM, 30th November
35 Tech Icons and Leaders
A gathering of cross industry leaders of Supply Chain to discover, evaluate and compare the latest technologies, services and partnerships. Push past traditional boundaries, drive innovation and uncover new sources of value for the enterprise!
Tech Supply Chain Conference & Exposition will bring together the best of businesses, Global Chief Supply Chain Officers, CPOs, Head of Logistics, Chief Digital Officers & Vice Presidents, from leading Industries. A perfect platform for one to one networking with 150+ key supply chain leaders and explore the contemporary ultra-modern trends and solutions in the industry. Tech Supply Chain Conference & Exposition will be a unique platform in the country that empowers Supply Chain Executives to make informed decisions and select the right technology for their business processes.
Start your journey to mastery now. Understand the future role Chief Supply Chain Officer. Secure your spot for the latest trends and strategies for vast global supply chains.
The Godfather of Negotiation Planning
World Renowned Purchasing & Supply Chain Management Professor, Author, Thought Leader, Consultant, Speaker, and 20 Year Fortune 50 Purchasing Executive
Omid is known as the most trusted, sought after Purchasing trainer in the world. He is famous for creating paradigm shifts in the way Purchasing is done without resorting to the old, status quo that doesn't work today and never really did.
Omid Ghamami is President & Chief Consultant at Purchasing Advantage, a purchasing seminar and training solutions provider. Since 1995, he has taught thousands of hours of courses, workshops, and seminars in 10 different countries on topics related to the entire spectrum of purchasing, supply chain management, purchasing contract law, negotiations, and supplier management.
Omid holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Economics from California State University, Sacramento, as well as an MBA from the University of California, Riverside (Class President).
Omid has 18 years experience with Intel Corp, where he rose to the position of leading their entire global corporate purchasing operations organization. His experience and strength in negotiations earned him the corporate designation of "Godfather of Negotiation Planning" for the entire $2.2B global purchasing organization.
Omid is also an esteemed Adjunct Professor of Purchasing in the Los Rios Community College District, where he has pioneered the development of an innovative purchasing curriculum that is the first of its kind in the California community college system and has received many accolades.
He has broad and rich experience in complex, high dollar value, and high stakes negotiations, total cost analysis, supply chain management, purchasing contract law, purchasing operations, purchasing policies and procedures, complex sourcing strategies, controls and risk management, selection and deployment of purchasing systems/tools, purchasing integration of mergers and acquisitions, international purchasing strategies, negotiating with different cultures, supplier performance management, and purchasing strategy mapping and execution.
Head of Infrastructure Management and Procurement at Reliance Nippon Life Insurance
C.T. Srinivas is a senior specialist with over two and half decades of progressive experience. Experience broadly encompasses office operations, hospitality, surface and air travel, events, facility management, telecommunication services, safety, security, health, relocation, foreign exchange, insurance, car lease, records management ,concierge services, Business excellence, Business excellence assessments, Project Management , Strategic sourcing, Procurement, supplier management ,Process re-engineering and Process improvements.
He has spoken at various forums on procurement, process approach to procurement, procurement challenges and procurement best practices.
He demonstrates proven ability to lead cross functional teams, deliver breakthrough levels of improvement in process capability, re-engineer business process to reduce cost, increase productivity and attain world class Procurement, Facility Management services and customer experience.
Thoroughly familiar with management systems, Business excellence frame works, excellence assessments, gap analysis and driving the organization for the excellence assessments. His ability also includes transforming procurement, define and implement process improvements on key initiatives, facilitate, coach, train six sigma teams and communicating progress to executive management.
He is Thoroughly familiar with process and demand levers rather than the traditional price lever and leveraging on technology for systemic approach to all activities of procurement. He can be described as a leader focused in driving exponential results to the benefit of organization.
He is also also a certified Master black-belt Six sigma, Project Management Professional ( Valid till 2019), IMC RBNQA Certified examiner for Quality management, lead auditor ISO 9000 and author of his book ‘Cry laugh but think’
Awards and recognitions
3 Time Employee reward and Recognition program winner at Motorola.
Total customer satisfaction Gold award winner.
8 times Teardown and reengineering 1st Prize winner with accrued and validated savings of 16 Million USD.
Outstanding team leader award at Sasken.
Functional excellence Individual winner at Aditya Birla Group level.
Best ‘Return to origin Project’ awarded by CEO.
World Championship distinguish achiever in Business Strategy Simulation game.
Exemplar of the year award 2015, 2017.
Best Kaizen award. Kaizen Champ Award for Finance and accounts.
3 CPO awards ( Procurement Excellence, Best Collaboration and Best Team) 2016.
CII Award for Best Application of tools in procurement 2015.
KamiKaze B2B Award for Cross functional collaboration 2015.
Kamikaze B2B Award for Procurement excellence 2016.
Level 5 best in class process maturity awarded at Aditya Birla Capital.
Procurement Leader of the Year 2017 at CPO forum, Kamikaze B2b and CEC world.
Chief Procurement Officer - Asia at Capgemini
Shailesh Thanki is the Chief Procurement Officer – Asia of Capgemini. He is a result oriented professional with over 18 years of multi – functional experience in operations, Supply Chain Management , Vendor development , strategic sourcing and Project procurement in manufacturing as well as service sectors .
He has experience in category management globally.
He has the ability to process supplier performance and cost data, market intelligence to develop and implement action plans to drive better supplier relationship management. He is skilled in influencing , persuasion , negotiation and problem resolution skills .
Push past traditional boundaries, drive innovation and uncover new sources of value for the enterprise!
Tech Supply Chain Conference & Exposition will be a unique platform in the country that empowers Supply Chain Executives to make informed decisions
Understand the future role Chief Supply Chain Officer. Secure your spot for the latest trends and strategies for vast global supply chains.
Tech Supply Chain Con (Conference & Exhibition) has been designed to facilitate open discussion and networking for industry experts from discrete and process manufacturing industries, looking to future proof their supply chain strategy. The programme will be of particular interest to CSCOs, CPOs, Directors, Heads of and Senior Management in the following roles and functions: