THE US-MEXICO SUPPLY CHAIN: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

“THE U.S.-MEXICO SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE. CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES”
MONTERREY, NUEVO LEON, MEXICO

February 23, 2016

The Supply Chain Task Force of the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host this forum in which you will learn about the OEM’s operations in Mexico, their localization efforts and about issues related to supply chain and supplier development.
Supply Chain Leaders from Caterpillar, John Deere, and Mazda with Whirlpool and more invited to share their thoughts about Mexico.
Come learn opportunities for you!

VENUE
Hotel Safi Valle
Av. Diego Rivera No, 555
Valle Oriente
Monterrey, N.L. 66260
Mexico

AGENDA

8:00 am – 8:30 am Registration / Network / Continental breakfast
8:30 am – 8:35 am Welcome by Joseph Chapa, VP Western Region, USMCOC
8:35 am – 8:50 am U.S.-Mexico Supply Chain Trends in Trade
Albert Zapanta, President & CEO, USMCOC
8:50 am – 10:00 am Logistics and the Sypply Chain. Cross Border Challenges
Moderator: Richard Roche, ROCHE International
USMCOC Supply Chain Taskforce Leader
Panelists:
John Deere – Kyle Uhen, Manager, U.S. Import Compliance
Caterpillar – Marco Villarreal, Mexico Supply Chain Manager
U.S. Customs – Bradd Skinner, Assist. Director
Trade Laredo Field Office
Mexican Customs – TBA
Landstar – Rod Theunissen, VP, Mexico Sales
TSNL – Alex Castaneda
10:00 am – 10:15 am Coffee Break
10:15 am – 11:25 am Supply Chain Development. Needs and Opportunities
Moderator: Haydn Powel, Caterpillar
Global Manager of Supply Chain
Panelists:
Caterpillar – Jim Barlow, Regional Site Manager
Mazda – Alejandro Alanis. Mexico Manager of Parts
John Deere – Roberto Figueroa, Manager Mexico Procurement
Plante Moran – Alejandro Rodriguez, Country Manager, Mexico
Blackhawk – Patricio Gil, CEO
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Nuevo Leon Supply Chain Expansion
Keynote speaker: Fernando Turner
Secretary of Economic Development, State of Nuevo León
12:00 pm – 12:05 Wrap up and adjourn
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Networking

REGISTRATION: $100.00

To register, please go to: us-mexicosupplychain.eventbrite.com