What Measures can Manufacturers Take Today to Protect and Reduce the Impact of a Potential Economic Downturn?

10/20/2020 09:20 - 10:15

  • What are the current and immediate issues that the manufacturing and supply chain industries are facing?
  • Should we be preparing for a prolonged recovery and is now the time to evaluate new processes, suppliers, inventory etc.?
  • What are the potential long-term issues that the manufacturing and supply chain industries should guard from?
  • Has this time accelerated the need and adoption of more digitalized processes, operations and manufacturing as a whole?
  • What can manufacturing and supply chain leaders do now to prepare for a post-COVID world?

Dr Aristides Matopoulos, Associate Professor in Supply Chain Design & Logistics, Aston University

William Pratt, Vice President of Operation, Kinamed

Prof. Sujit Banerji, Emeritus Professor, University of Warwick

Ken Guity, President, Guity Executive Coaching