5th Annual Global Supply Chain Summit

8:15AM ET
1 day
8:15AM ET
1 day



U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

Building Tomorrow's Networks Today

Technology and innovation are improving supply chain efficiency and increasing access to global markets like we have never seen before. Join us at the 5th Annual Global Supply Chain Summit on Wednesday, May 17, as we dive into the critical issues influencing supply chains today and into the future.



Watch last year's summit webcast here

Confirmed Speakers
  • Robby Beau, Vice President, U.S. & International Freight & Special Services, FedEx Express
  • Alan Bersin, former Assistant Secretary for International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer
  • Molly Campbell, Port Director, Port of New York/New Jersey
  • Tom J. Donohue, President & CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Andrea Durkin, Principal and Founder, Sparkplug LLC
  • Karla P. Gonzalez, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Panama
  • Huban A. Gowadia, Acting Administrator, Transportation Security Administration
  • Geronimo Gutierrez Fernandez, Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S.
  • Luke Hartig, Executive Director, Network Science Initiative, National Journal
  • Honorable Gil Kerlikowske, Former Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Honorable Jane Holl Lute, CEO, SICPA and former Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of Homland Security
  • Judith Marks, CEO, Siemens USA
  • Kevin K. McAleenan, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Honorable Michael McCaul, United States House of Representatives
  • Tobin Moore, CEO and Co-Founder, Optoro
  • Peter Neffenger, former Administrator, Transportation Security Administration
  • Taki Sarantakis, Associate Secretary, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
  • Stephanie Norris, Customs Valuation Leader, General Electric
  • Juan Perez, Chief Information and Engineering Officer, UPS
  • Stephen J. Rogers, Vice President, Blockchain Initiatives for Supply Chain, IBM Industry Platforms
  • Taneli Ruda, Managing Director, Thomson Reuters ONESOURCE Global Trade
  • Brenda Smith, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • Bill Sullivan, Executive Vice President of Advocacy, American Trucking Association
  • Bruce Upbin, Vice President, Strategic Communications, Hyperloop One
  • Lionel van der Walt, President, Cargo Network Services 
  • Chris Ward, Senior Vice President and Chief Executive, New York Metro Area, AECOM
  • Jeffrey Weiss, Partner, Venabe LLP









For more information about becoming a sponsor for the 2017 Global Supply Chain Summit, please contact Adam Salerno at asalerno@uschamber.com or (202) 463-3100. 


Legislative employees should consult with the House and Senate ethics office as appropriate, to determine whether there would be any prohibition of their attendance to this event.

Executive branch employees should obtain written permission to attend this event from their designated agency ethics office and should fax or email a copy of the permission to Brett Fleming at BFleming@USChamber.com or by fax at (202) 463-3177 prior to the event.