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LLamasoft SummerCon to Draw 500+ Attendees

LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design technology, will host its fourth annual customer conference, SummerCon, at the Michigan League in Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 25-27, 2014. The three-day event, with two days of pre-conference training, has over 550 registrants gathering to learn and network among the best and brightest in supply chain design.

John Phillips, Senior Vice President of Customer Supply Chain and Global Go-to-Market for PepsiCo, Inc. will present a keynote address on Wednesday, June 25. Other keynotes include Bill Nye “The Science Guy”, sociologist and radio host, Rebecca Costa, Lora Cecere, Founder of Supply Chain Insights, as well as CEO and co-founder of LLamasoft, Don Hicks.

Several of the world’s largest companies including Nike, Unilever and Hewlett-Packard, will present and participate in sessions on major supply chain issues and initiatives. The full conference agenda, featuring 24 customer presentations on topics including network optimization, building a supply chain center of excellence, omnichannel distribution, transportation planning and more, can be viewed at summercon.net.

“Our record attendance number is demonstrative of the rapid adoption of supply chain design technology by the world’s top organizations,” said Don Hicks, co-founder, president and CEO of LLamasoft. “We are proud to have so many customers sharing their case studies at what is bound to be our most successful conference to-date.”

The conference can be followed on Twitter with #SummerCon2014.

About LLamasoft, Inc.

LLamasoft supply chain design software helps organizations worldwide design and improve their supply chain operations. LLamasoft solutions enable companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation. Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, LLamasoft is a leader in supply chain excellence and innovation, advancing technology focused on continuous improvement of enterprise supply chains for the world’s largest organizations. Follow us on TwitterLinkedInFacebook and YouTube.

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