2020 GSCM conference

Global Supply Chain Workshop

2020 Global Supply Chain Workshop/Conference Planning

Objectives:

The workshop aims to formally plan 2020 global supply chain conference and set the timetable and mission for future conferences and locations.

  • Formalization of the Global Supply Chain Consortium
  • Organization of 2020 Global Supply Chain Conference
  • Plan for future Global Supply Chain Conferences
  • Seeking national and international funding opportunities
  • Launching a new journal or taking over an existing journal

Meeting Outline:

  • Welcome Reception and Dinner
  • Planning & Discussion
  • 8 - 12 p.m. Round Table Discussion
  • 8 - 8:30 a.m. Light Breakfast
  • 8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Dean’s Remark
  • 9 - 9:30 a.m. Review of Global Supply Chain Workshop
  • 9:30 - 11 a.m. Formalization of the Global Supply Chain Consortium
  • 11 - 11:15 a.m. Coffee Break
  • 11:15 - 12 p.m. 2020 Global Supply Chain Conference Time, Theme, Program, Participants
  • 12 - 1:30 p.m. Luncheon
  • 1:30 - 3 p.m. Special Journal Issue Proposal

Special journal issue is related but not limited to 2020 Global Supply Chain Conference.

Based on extensive discussion about the right themes, initial proposal ideas on several journals will be presented. Potential target journals include Journal of Operations Management, Decision Sciences, Internationals Journal of Operations and Production, Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, Supply Chain Management: An International Journal.

  • 3 - 3:15 p.m. Coffee Break
  • 3:15 - 5 p.m. Discussion for other issues

External Grant Seeking Efforts, Targeting Journal Outlet, Budgetary Issues

  • 5 - 5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks/Photo Session
Last Updated: 2/11/20