Andrew Bartolini
Andrew Bartolini

Managing Partner & Chief Research Officer, Ardent

Andrew Bartolini is a globally recognized expert in sourcing, procurement, accounts payable, and supply management. Andrew focuses his research and efforts on helping ...

Sudy Bharadwaj
Sudy Bharadwaj

Executive, SAP Ariba Supply Chain

Sudy Bharadwaj has responsibility for SAP Ariba’s supply chain solutions, including innovation growth strategy and helping clients realize value from product development, ...

Fred Carstensen
Fred Carstensen

Professor of Finance and Economics and Director of the Connecticut Center for Economic Analysis, University of Connecticut

Prof. Carstensen graduated with Honors from the University of Wisconsin in 1966 and completed his doctorate at Yale University in 1976. After ...

Diane J. Cotter
Diane J. Cotter

NESCON Chair

Diane J. Cotter has worked in higher education procurement for over 30 years. A former director and contract officer, she currently is ...

Mary Ellis
Mary Ellis

Sr. Trainer, New Horizons Computer Learning Centers

Mary Ellis has been delivering training services for over 20 years. She is a Senior Instructor for New Horizons Computer Learning centers, ...

Michael D. Ford
Michael D. Ford

Principal, TQM Works Consulting

Michael D. Ford, M.S.I.S.E., CFPIM, CSCP, CLTD, CQA, CRE, CQE, ACPF, CPSM, CSSGB is Principal of TQM Works Consulting, for which he ...

Lewis Frazer
Lewis Frazer

Senior Vice President of Operations, Barrett Distribution Centers

Lewis Frazer is Senior Vice President of Operations at Barrett Distribution Centers, where he is responsible for customer designs, implementation, operations and ...

Jonathan Hughes
Jonathan Hughes

Partner, Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Management Practice Leader, Vantage Partners

Jonathan Hughes is a partner at Vantage Partners, and an expert in strategic sourcing, supply chain management, negotiation, strategic alliances, and organizational ...

David S. Jacoby
David S. Jacoby

President of Boston Strategies International

David S. Jacoby, CTL, CEP, CFPIM, CSCP, CIRM, C.P.M, President of Boston Strategies International, is one of the world’s leading Supply Chain ...

Kevin Lyons
Kevin Lyons

Associate Professor, Professional Practice, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University

Dr. Lyons conducts research on developing and integrating global environmental, social, economic, ethical criteria and data into supply chain/procurement systems and processes. ...

Eliot Madow
Eliot Madow

Vice President of Professional Services, Opus

Eliot Madow has over 30 years of experience as both a practitioner and advisor in supply chain management, procurement, outsourcing, supplier relationship ...

Foad Mahdavi Pajouh
Foad Mahdavi Pajouh

Assistant Professor, UMass Boston

Foad Mahdavi Pajouh is an Assistant Professor of Management Science and Information Systems at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Prior to joining ...

Mickey North Rizza
Mickey North Rizza

Vice President for Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce, IDC

Mickey North Rizza is program vice president for IDC’s Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce research practice. She leads a team of analysts ...

Daniel Sanchez
Daniel Sanchez

Category Manager for Operations and Marketing, Aquanima US

Daniel Sanchez, CPSM will lead the discussion for the Emerging Professionals Breakfast: Specialist or Generalist.

Giles Taylor
Giles Taylor

Owner and President, Trans-solutions, Inc.

Giles started Trans-solutions, Inc. in 1998 after a successful career in corporate logistics. Giles brings a well-rounded perspective to his freight management ...

Bruce Welty
Bruce Welty

Founder/Chairman, Locus Robotics

Bruce has been a pioneer and visionary in automating warehouses since before the Internet. He has built, bought and sold some of ...