This coronavirus has impacted the economy, businesses, and individuals. It has affected our ability to effectively forecast or plan and we cannot rely on the techniques we were using before. But we cannot just sit and wait to see how this will play out. We need forecasts and a plan now, and need to know what demand will be in this new normal. We are here to help and will help you understand what the 'new normal' looks like for your company. Top experts in various industries will provide insights into how to plan both now and going forward with practical takeaways you can implement in your company.
This town hall is interactive, so get your questions ready for our expert panel.
Ara is a supply chain visionary with over 30 years of manufacturing and technology experience. He currently leads product management and engineering for Plex Systems Advanced Supply Chain Planning Suite, known as DemandCaster, the industry’s first cloud-based supply chain planning solution. Prior to his current role, Ara was the Founder and President of the consultancy Cadent Resources, Inc. where he consulted with 100’s of companies helping them improve their manufacturing and supply chain performance. Prior to leading Cadent, Ara honed his supply chain expertise as a turn-around consultant at Jacquard Associates, as a Plant Manager at Universal Superabrasives, Inc., a division of St. Gobain International, and as a mechanical engineer at Raytheon’s Missile Systems Division. He holds an MBA from the University of Illinois and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern University.