4th Annual Global Supply Chain Summit Agenda

Wednesday May 18, 2016
8:00am to 8:30am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30am to 8:35am

Welcome

Welcome

Speakers: 
Ann M. Beauchesne, Former Senior Vice President, National Security and Emergency Preparedness Department, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
8:35am to 8:45am

Global Supply Chains and American Competitiveness

Global Supply Chains and American Competitiveness

Speakers: 
Thomas J. Donohue, Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
8:45am to 8:50am

Integrating Innovation: Advancing Supply Chains in the 21st Century

Integrating Innovation: Advancing Supply Chains in the 21st Century

Speakers: 
The Honorable Steven C. Preston, CEO, Livingston International
8:50am to 9:40am

An Executive View: What Matters in the Supply Chain

An Executive View: What Matters in the Supply Chain

Speakers: 
The Honorable Steven C. Preston, CEO, Livingston International
Tobias Hartmann, President, Radial
Steven Stafstrom, Vice President of Operations, Stanley Black & Decker
Shawn Wattles, Director, Supply Chain Logistics, The Boeing Company
Christian Lanng, Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman, Tradeshift
9:40am to 10:05am

Morning Keynote

Morning Keynote

Speakers: 
The Honorable Stefan M. Selig, Under Secretary for International Trade, U.S. Department of Commerce
10:05am to 10:55am

Opportunities with Trade in the Integrated Supply Chain

Opportunities with Trade in the Integrated Supply Chain

Speakers: 
Adam Hemphill, Director, Global Government Affairs, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
Edward R. Hamberger, President and CEO, Association of American Railroads
Ben Bidwell, Director, U.S. Corporate Customs, C.H. Robinson
Nate Herman, Senior Vice President, International Trade, American Apparel & Footwear Association
Maria Luisa Boyce, Senior Advisor, Trade and Private Sector Engagement & Director, Office of Trade Relations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Frank J. Crespo, Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Caterpillar Inc.
10:55am to 11:05am

Networking Break

Networking Break

11:05am to 11:50am

Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation: Private Sector Expertise in Trade Reform

Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation: Private Sector Expertise in Trade Reform

Speakers: 
Jose Raul Perales, Deputy Director, Center for International Private Enterprise
Ralph Carter, Managing Director, FedEx Express
Virginia Brown, Director, Office of Trade and Regulatory Reforms, U.S. Agency for International Development
Carolyn Robert, International Trade and Integration Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank
Charles Bartoldus, Operations and Policy Executive, CT Strategies
11:50am to 12:10pm

Intersecting Global Supply Chains and Cybersecurity

Intersecting Global Supply Chains and Cybersecurity

Speakers: 
The Honorable John P. Carlin, Assistant Attorney General for National Security, U.S. Department of Justice
12:10pm to 12:30pm

Transition Room for Lunch

Transition Room for Lunch

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Luncheon Keynote: Minutes Matter

Luncheon Keynote: Minutes Matter

Speakers: 
Mark Wallace, Senior Vice President, Global Engineering and Sustainability, UPS
1:30pm to 1:50pm

The Honorable R. Gil Kerlikowske

The Honorable R. Gil Kerlikowske

Speakers: 
Moderator: The Honorable Gil Kerlikowske, former Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
1:50pm to 2:35pm

Driving Innovation and Logistics: Enabling SMEs and e-Commerce with Trade

Driving Innovation and Logistics: Enabling SMEs and e-Commerce with Trade

Speakers: 
Jake Colvin, Vice President, Global Trade Issues, National Foreign Trade Council
Julie Stitzel, Vice President, Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness
Jayme White, Chief Advisor, International Competitiveness and Innovation, U.S. Senate Committee on Finance
Mario R. Palacios, Director, Import and Export Policy, Intel Corporation
2:35pm to 3:20pm

Multimodal Infrastructure and Cutting-Edge Transportation

Multimodal Infrastructure and Cutting-Edge Transportation

Speakers: 
Ed Mortimer, Vice President, Transportation and Infrastructure
Darrell Wilson, Assistant Vice President, Government Affairs, Norfolk Southern
Amy Magnus, Director, Customs Affairs & Compliance, Deringer & Vice President, NCBFAA
Thomas F. Jensen, Senior Vice President, Transportation Policy, UPS
Henry Steingass, Regional Director, South and Southeast Asia, U.S. Trade and Development Agency
3:20pm to 3:35pm

The View from Capitol Hill

The View from Capitol Hill

Speakers: 
The Honorable Dave Reichert (INVITED), Chairman, Subcommittee on Trade, Ways and Means Committee, U.S. House of Representatives
3:35pm to 3:45pm

Closing Remarks and iPad Giveaway

Closing Remarks and iPad Giveaway

Speakers: 
Ann M. Beauchesne, Former Senior Vice President, National Security and Emergency Preparedness Department, U.S. Chamber of Commerce