Patricia Vasconcellos, Formerly VP of Supply Chain for Flowserve

Patricia Vasconcellos, formerly VP of Supply Chain for Flowserve, talks about circular supply chain, supply chain responsiveness, resilience and customer needs. Then closes with post-COVID-19 supply chain. 

00:34 – CSCMP 

03:22 – Circular supply chain, re-use of materials (Accenture, Philips) 

06:03 – H&M 

07:00 – EU estimates 12% growth in GDP from circular supply chain 

07:49 – Blockchain and IoT to build trust (Mastercard) 

10:40 – EDI 
11:51 – Sustainability 

15:39 – GAP, Starbucks, GE, Honeywell sustainability efforts 

17:25 – Data governance 

19:03 – Resilience of supply chains 

25:28 – Planning to manage risks 

27:40 – Break 

28:34 – Speed required to meet customer demand 

31:38 – Tesla, GM partnering with Medtronics and Abbott 

32:50 – Stockouts 

34:18 – Tiger teams 

35:26 – SCM tools: IBM Watson (AI), Amazon, Ariba 

40:12 – Payment processing inefficiencies 

41:08 – Transportation cost 

43:23 – Batch of one customization

44:03 – ‘Onshoring’ 

46:48 – Security 

50:36 – Freight forwarders 

54:55 – Break 

56:16 – Creativity for post-COVID-19 supply chain 

1:00:33 – Procurement tiger team to leverage demand and buy in bulk 

1:11:00 – Technology to manage labor costs 

1:11:41 – Synchronization through blockchain 

1:21:53 – Importance of training talent to “leap” 

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