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14th Logistics CIO Forum

Wednesday | 22 May 2013 - Thursday | 23 May 2013

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old-event114th Logistics CIO Forum
Date: 22-23 May 2013
Venue: Movenpick Hotel Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
Organisation: Eyefortransport
URL: http://events.eft.com/cioeu/index.php


Leverage IT and Technology to Improve Operations and Build a Genuinely Customer Centric Business

The European Logistics CIO Summit is the place for top IT executives at transport and logistics companies to drill down into the key issues impacting IT departments now and devise strategies for IT innovation that will bring your company into a long term era of success.

Ensure You Position Yourself as a Driver of IT Innovation in Your Business

This year’s summit will examine a range of themes including

Visibility: Practical Strategies for Combatting a Persistent Challenge – Often cited as one of the top challenges facing IT execs at transport and logistics companies, issues regarding visibility persist.  Hear top experts debate why this long standing challenge has still not been resolved, and how innovative IT approaches can make a big difference to your business.

Big Data and Business Intelligence: More Than Just Hype? –  With access to information increasing constantly, making sure you are using it efficiently is crucial.  Gain expert insight into how transport companies can leverage big data in order to significantly enhance performance.

The Changing Role of the CIO – Put your IT department at the core of your company’s strategic decision making.  Hear top transport and logistics CIOs discuss how to achieve board buy in, tips for securing the best supply chain talent and how you can use your IT expertise as a key career differentiator.

Proving ROI on IT and Tech Investment – With budgets increasingly stretched it is vital to demonstrate clear ROI.  Learn how top logistics IT decision makers have achieved board buy in and try new techniques for efficiently quantifying ROI to make sure your innovation plans don’t stall.

The Shipper’s View: Identify your Customer’s Real Needs to Build Long Lasting Relationships – Becoming customer centric is increasingly important in a tough competitive environment.  A panel of decision makers at shippers will provide unrivalled insight into what they really want, so that you can make sure you are one step ahead of the competition.

IT Innovation and Trends for the Future – With IT and technology innovation as a key driving force for any future thinking organisation, join the debate on the future of logistics IT.  Hear expert analysis of a range of trends including cyber security developments and the use of social media, and learn how you can use IT and technology innovation as your first line of defence in the fight against logistics industry commoditization.


Wednesday | 22 May 2013
Thursday | 23 May 2013