ISM-Delaware Luncheon

May 18, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM

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DuPont-Chestnut Run Plaza
974 Centre Road.
Wilmington, DE 19807

ISM- Delaware Luncheon:

“How to Prosper during Change, from a Procurement Perspective”

Speaker: Craig Reed- DuPont S&L Director for Raw Materials, Energy, and Packaging.

Date: May 18th, 12:00- 1:45pm (1 CEH), Wilmington DE

Program Description: Change is everywhere. Craig Reed will speak on “How to Prosper during Change, from a Procurement Perspective”. This caps off and builds upon our 2016-2017 ISM-Delaware program year around managing change.

Speaker Bio: Mr. Craig Reed is DuPont's S&L Director for Raw Materials, Energy, and Packaging. Craig has an extensive background driving change in supply management and with business partners, having served as Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Management at Eaton Corporation, as Vice President of Global Sourcing for MeadWestvaco's Consumer Solutions Group and was responsible for the procurement and supply management of more than 50 production plants and administrative operations around the world.

He also has supply chain management experience with Delta Air Lines, Deere & Co., BMW Manufacturing and Honda of America Manufacturing. He has been a Director at Institute For Supply Management, Inc, and also a Speaker of the profession and has presented at universities as well as conferences on such topics as strategic sourcing, supplier management, development and supplier diversity. Mr. Reed has also helped to develop a Supply Chain Advisory Board for Clark Atlanta University and is a Founding Member of the Conference Board's, Global Outsourcing and Off-Shoring Council. Mr. Reed received his bachelors of science degree in economics from Florida A&M University and his MBA degree, with a supply chain management concentration from Arizona State University. Mr. Reed earned an M.S. in electrical engineering from Southern Methodist University, a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla, and an M.B.A from the University of Dallas.

Who Should Attend? This luncheon and talk are for all supply management, supply chain, and business professionals. Participants will earn 1 CEH towards certification maintenance.

Networking: In addition to ISM-Delaware members and DuPont S&L personnel, guests from other ISM chapters, APICS Brandywine Valley, and local organization are invited. This is an excellent opportunity to meet and network!


> In- Person: DuPont Chestnut Run Plaza.  974 Centre Road. Wilmington DE 19807.  Building 730, room CRP2378/79. Please check in with the Receptionist in the Lobby.

>Remote: For participants who cannot attend in person ( such as at Perdue AgriBusiness, Merck, Terumo..) we will have a AT&T Connect Conference. To join AT&T Connect Conference:

Cost: Luncheon costs are included in ISM- Delaware affiliate membership dues. The cost for non-members is $20.00 per person.

Registration: Please let Pam Lewis ( know if you plan to attend in person or remotely.