Thought Leader Interview with Lora Cecere, founder, Supply Chain Insights

Resource Type
Audio Presentation/Podcast
Publish Date
06/27/2024
Authors
Lee Green, Lora Cecere
Topics
Building resilient supply chains, Supplier involvement, Leadership Assessment, Supply chain management
Associated Event
Supply Chain: Innovation, AI, and Sustainability

June 2024

In this insightful episode, Lee Green interviews Lora Cerere, founder of Supply Chain Insights, as they delve into the evolving landscape of supply chain management. Lora discusses the critical assumptions that have changed in global supply chains and the importance of aligning R&D with supply chain strategies. She emphasizes the need for better network management, understanding demand latency, and using AI and machine learning to drive value. The conversation also explores sustainability challenges, the importance of being a good trading partner, and practical steps companies can take to improve their supply chain operations. Lora’s insights provide a roadmap for navigating the complexities of modern supply chains and preparing for future uncertainties.

Lora Cecere is the Founder of Supply Chain Insights LLC and the author of the widely read enterprise software blog, Supply Chain Shaman, with over 325,000 readers from the supply chain community. She contributes as a LinkedIn Influencer and a Forbes writer. Lora has penned eleven books on supply chain management, including “Bricks Matter” (2012) and “Metrics that Matter” (2014). She holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Tennessee and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business. In her free time, Lora enjoys gardening, quilting, and working on her next book.