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23rd Annual North American Research Symposium - Presentation Materials

March 14-15, 2013
Phoenix/Chandler, Arizona

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Presentation Materials

March 14, 2013

8:30am - 8:45am Welcome & Opening Remarks
  • Stanley E. Fawcett, Ph.D., Chair, ISM Educational Resources Committee
  • Cheryl Paradowski, President and Chief Executive Officer, Purchasing Management Association of Canada
  • Phillip L. Carter, D.B.A., Executive Director, CAPS Research and Harold E. Fearon Chair of Purchasing, Arizona State University

8:45am - 9:45am General Session — Keynote address 1
Procurement: A View of Key Opportunities and Trends

Deborah K. Beavin
Chief Procurement Officer, Corporate Procurement

This presentation focuses on key opportunities and trends within Humana and in companies facing a similar set of challenges

10:00am - 11:00am A1 — Competitive Paper Session — Sustainability

10:00am - 11:00am A2 — Competitive Paper Session — Operations

11:15am - 12:15pm B1 — Competitive Paper Session — Logistics

11:15am - 12:15pm B2 — Competitive Paper Session — Strategy

1:30pm - 2:45pm C1 — Working Paper Session — Purchasing Strategies

1:30pm - 2:45pm C2 — Working Paper Session — Supplier Relationships and Performance

3:15pm - 4:15pm General Session — Best Paper Presentations

March 15, 2013

8:30am - 9:30am General Session — Keynote address 2
Supplier Diversity: A Tale of Two Cities
Paul D. Larson
CN Professor of Supply Chain Management
University of Manitoba

9:45am - 10:45am D1 — Teaching Presentation and Working Paper

9:45am - 10:45am D2 — Working Paper Session — Collaboration, Behavior and Trust

11:15am - 12:15pm E1 — Working and Practitioner Paper — Performance

11:15am - 12:15pm E2 — Working Paper Session — Governance

12:15pm - 12:30pm Closing Remarks

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