L-R): Noman Lutfi, VP-Acedemics SCAP; Faraz Ali, VP SCAP; Aamir Haroon; VP SCAP, Torsten Katzon, Global Director for Hellman Fashion Logistics; Qaysar Alam, President SCAP; Sarfaraz A. Rehman, CEO, Engro Foods; Jehanzeb Khan, CEO, AkzoNobel Pakistan; Nadeem Khan, CEO, Raaziq International; Younis Khan, VP SCAP and Anwaar Nizami, General Secretary, SCAP.
Karachi: Supply Chain Association of Pakistan (SCAP) has organized a 2-days mega supply chain conference [SCC2014], exhibition and training session at the Movenpick Hotel in Karachi on May 13-14, 2014.
Over 300 delegates including CEO’s, Heads & Executives of Supply Chain, Procurement, Production, Logistics, Strategic Planning, Finance, Distribution, Material Management professionals from various industries including FMCG, Pharmaceutical, Retail, Automotive, Telecom, Oil & Gas, etc. attended the daylong conference.
The theme of the Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition 2014 was “Supply Chain – A True Business Partner A Real Game Changer” and the event provided players of the industry the opportunity to share knowledge, gather insights and set a vision for the industry’s future, and included keynote addresses from industry stalwarts like Sarfaraz A. Rehman, CEO, Engro Foods; M Qaysar Alam, President SCAP & President, Aaram Shop Pakistan, Jehanzeb Khan, CEO, AkzoNobel Pakistan and Torsten Katzor, Global Director, Hellman Fashion Logistics.
This conference also attempted to bridge the gap between Supply Chain professionals and academia by conducting a panel discussion on this subject and at the end presenting two best case studies selected from the numerous submissions by university students from all across the country at the this prestigious forum. The panel discussion and the university project was both spearheaded by Noman Lutfi, Director Manufacturing, Unilever Pakistan.
In a joint statement, M Qaysar Alam, President SCAP and Anwaar Nizami, General Secretary SCAP and National Manager Contract Logistics, Hellmann Worldwide Logistics Pakistan, said that after organizing the successful conferences in past, SCAP is proud to have organized this mega conference, which is the first of its kind, largest supply chain gathering in Pakistan. SCAP is an established forum of supply chain professionals and aims to continue engaging professionals to share knowledge and gain useful insight on the emerging supply chain trends and best practices, they further added
On the second day two Supply Chain Master Classes followed by counseling session for the supply chain professionals were hosted, as a part of this mega event.
About SCAP: Supply Chain Association of Pakistan (SCAP) is a body of professionals that has been created with the objective to get SCM recognized and adopted as a unique professional field across Pakistan. For more details, please visit: www.scap.pk