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Webinar: Supply Chain Leadership: Blockchain Simplified

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February 16, 2017

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60 min

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You might have heard of something called Bitcoin, a digital currency enabled by blockchain technology. But what the heck is blockchain exactly? How does it work? Why should you care? Blockchain will reinvent how business transactions happen and potentially disrupt all parts of the supply chain. According to the Institute for the Future, new blockchain infrastructure and markets will touch every sector over the next decade. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the basics so you can speak intelligently about this disruptive innovation. You will not be disappointed by this interactive, fun presentation!

Reasons to attend the webinar:
  • Learn what blockchain technology is and how it works

  • Learn why your firm should consider utilizing blockchain

  • Learn blockchain basics so that you can contribute to relevant conversations at your organization

Speakers:
TalentStream
Scott Luton, Managing Partner
Scott Luton, LSSGB, CSCP, has almost 15 years of general management and business development experience. He has held a variety of leadership positions, mainly in manufacturing.
ShowMe50.org
Elba Pareja-Gallagher, Founder
Elba Pareja-Gallagher is a finance and strategy professional with nearly 20 years of experience at UPS. She’s held roles in International Finance, Investor Relations, Marketing and Strategy. She lived as an expat in Asia for three years and currently works on a cross-functional team developing long term strategies for B2C commerce. She is also the founder of the non-profit organization ShowMe50.org. The organization’s vision is to achieve 50% women in senior leadership positions through a grassroots movement. Individuals learn to influence change at work in talent management, workplace flexibility and accountability. Elba holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi, and a Master of Science in Supply Chain Management from the Florida Institute of Technology. She is an APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional and a member of the Atlanta chapter of the Institute of Supply Management. Elba enjoys writing and presenting on various business topics. Read her UPS Longitudes posts on innovation and leadership here:

https://longitudes.ups.com/innovation-without-boundaries/
https://longitudes.ups.com/lead-differently-for-a-different-workforce/
Organizer: TalentStream

TalentStream is a leading staffing & recruiting firm that specializes in helping organizations find premier talent in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Chain space.

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