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Elemica to Host European Sourcing and Supply Chain Roadshow in Germany
Oct 06, 2010 (Close-Up Media via COMTEX) -- Copyright Close-Up Media, Inc. 2010. All Rights reserved

Elemica, a provider of B2B supply chain network, said it is hosting the European Sourcing and Supply Chain Roadshow in Frankfurt, Germany on October 13.

According to a release, this event will focus on how companies are using Elemica solutions and services. The conference will highlight how companies can accelerate the momentum into 2011 through industry presentations and client case studies.

A keynote address will be given by Onno Maliepaard, Director of Purchasing, Europe, Middle East and Africa of The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.

"The Elemica European Roadshow will help companies discover cost saving activities they can engage in to promote an integrated, leaner supply chain that will drive momentum in 2011," said Mike McGuigan, CEO of Elemica. "Businesses can learn first-hand how they can reduce costs by improving indirect spend despite limited resources, gain insight on surpassing their competition through a proactive focus on customer satisfaction, and interact with some of the most respected leaders in the industry."

Presenting companies include BASF, Continental, LANXESS, Solvay, Shell, BP, Bayer MaterialScience, Pirelli, Syngenta, Akzo Nobel, DuPont, The Dow Chemical Company, Rhodia, and Wacker.

The agenda includes:

-Opening Remarks: Mike McGuigan, CEO, Elemica

-Keynote Address: Onno Maliepaard, Director of Purchasing, Europe, Middle East and Africa, The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company

-Elemica's Product Suite: Rich Katz, VP Product Management, Elemica

-Sourcing Management: Carsten Boege, VP Corporate Purchasing, Continental

-Customer Management: Haimo Zekoll, Head of e-Business Solvay

-Supplier Management: Client presentation (to be announced)

-Logistics Management: Ralf Kahre, Senior Manager e-solutions, BASF

-Panel Discussion and Q&A Session with all speakers

-Wrap-up/Closing Remarks: Simon Hardy, Elemica

Elemica's European Sourcing and Supply Chain Roadshow is taking place in the Sheraton Congress Hotel in Frankfurt/Main - Niederrad, Germany on Oct. 13, from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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