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Zest Labs Demonstrates Proactive Fresh Food Management
Bill McBeath Interviewed on Networks and Procurement
Impinj Hopes to Raise $60M From IPO
The ROI for RFID Technology in Retail
ChainLink Expands RFID Research Services and Team
Ann Grackin quoted by BusinessWire about Grape Escape event
New ChainLink Research Report Assesses Surge In Retail RFID Adoption
Bill McBeath in DC Velocity, on end-to-end visibility
Ann Grackin quoted in ZDNet Asia
Talent War Looming, ChainLink Research's 2011 Business Priorities Survey Finds
JAZD Markets & ChainLink Announce Content Partnership
JAZD & ChainLink Research Announce B2B Marketplace Partnership for the Supply Chain Industry
Ann Grackin on Warehouse Solutions Growth in 2010
SupplyChainBrain VIDEO of Bill McBeath speaking at BioTech Supply Conference, San Francisco
ChainLink Research's CEO, Ann Grackin, spoke recently in Denver at the first conference of the Food Traceability Institute.
SupplyChainBrain VIDEO of Ann Grackin
Marsh Breaks the Chain(link)
Marsh Establishes Supply Chain Risk Management Practice with ChainLink
Taking Stock of Supply Chain Technology
On shelf RFID ... for customers?
ChainLink in the News: Globalisation Puts Pressure on Cold Chains
ChainLink Press Release: New report on Cold Chain by ChainLink Research encourages proactive measures for improved product handling across increasingly fragmented supply chains.
ChainLink In the News: On-Demand Software Reveals Radical Changes Coming to the Enterprise Software Industry
Ann Grackin Reports on Service Trends from 2004 Wharton-Stanford Service Supply Chain Forum
ChainLink Press Release: ChainLink Research Announces its On-Demand Research Findings
ChainLink in the News: On-demand Software To Cause Radical Changes to the Enterprise Software Industry
ChainLink in the News: International Trade and Logistics in 2004 for Retailers and Their Suppliers
ChainLink in the News: Supply and Command
ChainLink In the News - Trends - issues report on satisfaction with advanced planning systems and supply chain software
ChainLink in the News: Do Advance Planning Systems Deliver Value? New Research Says Yes.
ChainLink Press Release: Definitive Study on Supply Chain Technology Satisfaction
ChainLink In the News: New Models Require New Metrics
ChainLink Press Release: Retail/CPG Survey by ChainLink Research Reveals Dynamics of the Retailer-Supplier Tug-of-War
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5/30/19- Rockville, MD
Bill McBeath Speaking on Blockchain at Food Safety Supply Chain Conference
12/3/18- Houston, TX
Bill McBeath speaks at XChain2: Blockchain for Supply Chain and Logistics Forum
10/30/18- Boston, MA
Bill McBeath Speaking on Blockchain at Securing the IoT Conference
5/21/18- University of Houston
Bill McBeath Speaks at Blockchain for Supply Chain and Logistics Forum, Houston, May 21-22
Bill McBeath Speaking at Blacksburg Blockchain Symposium
Connected Things 2018 MIT Conference
Location Intelligence: Powering the Next Wave of Supply Chain Performance
9/19/17- Webinar
Agile Enterprise Fundamentals: Best Practices for Fostering Organizational Agility
9/12/17- MIT Stata Center
Emerging Applications of Blockchain for Supply Chains
4/13/17- Seattle
Bill McBeath Speaking at Executive IoT & Cloud Security Summit
MIT Connected Things 2017
MIT interview with Bill McBeath on IoT Use Cases
Achieving Excellence While Lowering Costs in E-Commerce Transportation Execution
10/13/16- MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge
Intelligent, Integrated Store -- Panel Discussion at MIT
Bill McBeath speaking on Traceability at GT Nexus Bridges
Bill McBeath speaking at RFID in Retail and Apparel Virtual Event 2016
5/4/16- Orlando FLA
Bill McBeath speaking at Solution-Provider Session at RFID Journal Live
4/13/16- Boston Park Plaza Hotel
Ann Grackin Speaking at TG16 Supply Chain Conference
4/5/16- MIT Media Lab, Cambridge MA
Connected Things 2016
10/22/15- Chicago - DePaul University O'Hare Campus
Ann Grackin speaking at Flowcasting Workshop
10/15/15- MIT Stata Center, Cambridge MA
IoT Takes to the Road: Getting Smarter in Transportation
9/23/15- Washington D.C.
Bill McBeath Keynotes at NEXUS 2015
9/14/15- Orlando FL
Ann Grackin speaks at 2015 TMW TransForum User Conference
9/10/15- Webinar recording
UHF RFID 2015-2020: State of the Market/Forecast
8/5/15- Webinar recording
How the Internet of Things is Transforming Manufacturers, Logistics, and Service Providers
7/16/15- Webinar recording
Reinventing Supply Chain Finance: Unlocking Strategic Value for Procurement, Supply Chain, and Finance Professionals
Webinar: RFID Fundamentals
6/16/15- Webinar recording
Supplier Collaboration 2.0 Has Arrived: Digital, Agile, Networked
3/26/15- Webinar recording
Supply Chain Risk
2/26/15- MIT Enterprise Forum, Cambridge MA
Connected Things 2015
10/22/14- Waltham, MA
Transformation in Healthcare
10/22/14- Webinar Recording
Spotlight on Direct Materials Procure-to-Pay
8/19/14- Webinar Recording
RFID Renaissance:
11/5/13- Scottsdale, AZ
Ann Grackin speaking at RVCF 2013 Fall Conference
9/23/13- MIT Stata Center
Join us as we co-host with MIT Enterprise Forum
8/26/13- Las Vegas
Ann Grackin to keynote at MecuryGate User Conference
5/17/13- Phoenix AZ
Bill McBeath leading ISM Seminar on Spend Analytics
5/1/13- Westborough, MA
Ann Grackin presents at NEECOM Annual Meeting
4/22/13- Atlanta, GA
CPO Summit-Bill McBeath Speaking
4/21/13- Grapevine, Texas
Ann Grackin speaking at RVCF Spring Conference
4/2/13- Springfield, MA
Ann Grackin speaking at Synergy/Infor Event at Basketball Hall of Fame
1/23/13- Bill McBeath speaking at MetricStream webinar
Supply Chain Resiliance - How to Make It Your Key Success Factor
12/11/12- Webinar recording
Achieving Exceptional Execution Through B2B Integration
10/16/12- Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA
Supplier Risk Management In Practice, Presentation at ProcureCon. Bill McBeath speaking
9/24/12- Cambridge MA
What Technology Will Dominate Retail?
9/13/12- Webinar Recording
Dimensions of Inventory Management: Holistic Strategies for a Volatile World
7/31/12- Webinar Recording
Supply Chain Resilience - ISM Webinar Recording with Bill McBeath
7/23/12- Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
Ann Grackin speaking on EDI/B2B Integration - Where Do We Go Now?
6/5/12- Supplier Management Executive Forum, New York City
Bill McBeath Speaking on Supplier Risk and Compliance
6/4/12- Orlando FL
Ann Grackin along with other luminaries in Science and Technology to address Take Solutions' Customers at Convergence 2012
5/24/12- Webinar Recording
The Keys to Managing Supplier Risk and Compliance
5/2/12- Webinar Recording
Five Strategies for Managing Inventory in Volatile Times
4/5/12- Webinar Recording
B2B Integration Priorities for 2012:
2/14/12- Portofino Bay Hotel, Orlando, FL
Bill McBeath speaks on Contingent BI and The Supply Chain at Cat Modeling 2012
1/16/12- NYC - Jacob Javits Convention Center
Ann Grackin moderates: Has Mobile Marketing Revolutionized Shopper Engagement?
12/8/11- Atlanta - AIRCLIC Presents Mobile Supply Chain Best Practices.
Ann Grackin speaks: Driving Competitive Advantage.
12/7/11- Chicago - AIRCLIC Presents Mobile Supply Chain Best Practices.
Bill McBeath and Steve George speak: Driving Competitive Advantage.
Join AIRCLIC and ChainLink and successful leaders from the enterprise.
12/6/11- Pharma Supply Chain and Logistics conference, Myrtle Beach, SC
Bill McBeath speaks: The Changing Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Landscape
12/6/11- Islin New Jersey - AIRCLIC Presents Mobile Supply Chain Best Practices.
Ann Grackin and John Fiore speak: Driving Competitive Advantage.
11/15/11- VCF Annual Fall Conference, Phoenix, AZ
Ann Grackin speaks: So You Think You Understand Collaboration?
10/4/11- Philadelphia, PA
ChainLink Speaking at Greater Philadelphia Senior Executives Group
8/11/11- Webinar Recording
Managing Risk: Lessons Learned from Global Manufacturers
DemandTec's annual customer conference
5/4/11- SYNERGY in Chicago
Quantifying and Predicting Supplier Risk
Learn How Cloud Solutions Enable Wholesale Distributors' Scalable Growth
4/5/11- Phoenix, AZ
AFS Technology 2011 Industry Conference
2011 Business Priorities and Strategies
How to Achieve a Productive Demand Chain
New 21st Century Demand and Supply Chain Management Professional Certification Program
12/15/10- Webinar recording
DASH7 Webinar: 2010 Year In Review + 2011 Opportunities
11/15/10- MIT, Cambridge, MA
Real Time Location Tracking - DASH 7 - at MIT's Enterprise Forum
10/26/10- Webinar:
Inez Blackburn, Ann Grackin.
Orthodox vs. Extraordinary: Innovative Marketing and Merchandising Strategies
10/13/10- Merrimack College, No. Andover, MA
2nd Annual Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Seminar & Expo
10/7/10- Seattle, WA
Integrated Trade Management
10/5/10- Webinar
Supply Chain Challenges and Innovative Solutions for Federal Civilian Agencies
9/15/10- Fargo, ND
Ann Grackin Speaking at Intelligent InSites
8/26/10- Webinar
Demand Management in the 2nd Decade
6/16/10- Teaneck Marriot, Teaneck NJ
Ann Grackin Speaks at Vendor Compliance Federation 10th Anniversary Conference
5/11/10- ChainLink Webinar RECORDING
Managing Supply Chain Risk
4/15/10- Orlando FL
Ann Grackin Moderates Panel Discussion at RFID Journal Live Cocktail Reception
JAZD & ChainLink Research Announce Launch of SupplyTech - B2B Marketplace for the Supply Chain Industry
3/24/10- Boston, MA
Mike Corby Presenting at SecureWorld
3/15/10- MIT, Cambridge, MA
Ann Grackin Speaking at MIT
Traceability Interoperability Summit 2010
2010 New Years Resolution... for Your Supply Chain
11/5/07- Las Vegas, NV
Bill McBeath, presents "Securing the Supply Chain" at PharmaLink Congress 2007
6/25/07- Claremont Resort & Spa, Berkeley, CA
ChainLink Research Presentations at the Supply Chain Summit
6/20/07- Univ. of Texas at Dallas
Unlocking RFID's Real Value
6/4/07- Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, Boston, MA
Bill McBeath to Speak at the Conference and Expo for the Extended Retail Industry
RFID for the Customer Experience
5/15/07- Metro Toronto Convention Center
SoftMatch RFID Solutions Conference
4/24/07- Interphex 2007 Conference, New York, NY
Pharma Supply Chain and Security: A ChainLink Presentation
4/2/07- An eLearning Workshop Recording
Active RFID
3/26/07- Gaylord Texan Resort
Dallas, TX
RFID for Maritime Seminar
The RFID Software Market
3/5/07- An eLearning Workshop
The Science of RFID
2/26/07- An eLearning Workshop
Introduction to RFID Workshop Playback - Individual Registration
1/30/07- Mississauga, Ont.
Supplier Management Course
2007 Outlook - Confronting Our Future
1/10/07- A ChainLink Webinar
RFID for Manufacturers
11/16/06- A ChainLink Webinar Recording
Total Cost Sourcing in Practice
11/2/06- A ChainLink Webinar Recording
Production Planning Technology
11/1/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop Recording
RFID for DoD Suppliers
Module 3B
10/31/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop
RFID for DoD Suppliers
Module 3A
10/24/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop
RFID for DoD Suppliers
10/24/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop
RFID for DoD Suppliers
10/10/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop
RFID for DoD Suppliers
RFID for DoD Suppliers
9/14/06- ChainLink / CSCMP RFID Seminar
RFID - An eLearning Seminar
9/7/06- ChainLink / CSCMP RFID Seminar
RFID - An eLearning Seminar
6/27/06- Mexico City
Interphex Mexico
6/22/06- Is your Enterprise Ready?
Pandemic Preparedness: Is your Enterprise Ready?
6/19/06- Santa Clara Valley Chapter of APICS
APICS RFID for Supply Chain Professionals educational program
6/13/06- An eLearing Workshop Playback
RFID in Pharmaceutical Discovery
6/6/06- A ChainLink eLearning Workshop
RFID in the Clinical Environment
5/30/06- ChainLink eLearning Workshop Recording
RFID in the Healthcare Supply Chain and Cold Chain
RFID in Healthcare and
Life Sciences
3rd Annual RFID Symposium at Retail System 2006 Conference
5/1/06- Los Vegas, NV
RFID Journal Live 2006
RFID Hardware
4/24/06- San Francisco, CA
RFID Essentials for Maritime
4/5/06- ChainLink Webinar
Demand Management Technology Today
3/23/06- Arlington, VA
CBI Supply Chain Optimization Congress
3/20/06- Vendor Compliance Federation Conference - Marco Island, Florida
The Next Generation of Best Practices in Managing Supplier Relationships:
2/16/06- Puerto Rico Convention Center, San Juan, PR
Supply Chain & Logistics Puerto Rico
2/15/06- Webinar Playback
Supply Chain Collaboration in High Tech
1/31/06- Webinar Playback
Future Forward: 2006 and Beyond
RFID and a Single Version of the Truth
12/6/05- Sensorsgov Expo Pre-Confenece Training
RFID Essentials for Military Applications
11/22/05- Webinar
The Next Generation of Best Practices in Channel Management
The Next Generation of Best Practices in Managing Supplier Relationships
11/2/05- Webinar
The Next Generation of Best Practices in Managing Supplier Relationships
10/6/05- Fairmont Banff Springs Resort, Alberta, Canada
Annual ChainLink Research Executive Forum
10/4/05- Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Carla Reed at the 4th RFID Supply Chain Solutions conference
9/19/05- Camelback Resort and Spa, Scottsdale, AZ
ProcureCon 2005
9/19/05- Camelback Resort and Spa, Scottsdale, AZ
Next Generation of Best Practices in Managing Supplier Relationships
6/13/05- Interlog 2005 -- San Diego, CA.
Single Version Of The Truth: The Way To Succeed At Performance Based Logistics
6/13/05- Logicon 2005 -- Pasadena, CA
Retailer-Supplier Tug of War: Results of ChainLink Research's 2005 Survey
5/19/05- Golden Gate Yacht Club, San Francisco, CA
Annual Banquet of Bay Area Logistics Groups
4/26/05- Webinar
Best Practices in the Supply Chain
Best Practices in the Service Supply Chain
4/25/05- Hilton Montreal Dorval Airport Hotel
The 3rd RFID Supply Chain Solutions Conference
4/20/05- Webinar
Cold Chains Are Hot!
4/20/05- 4/20/2005
Cold Chains Are Hot
4/10/05- Chicago, IL
Ann Grackin at the RFID Journal Live Conference in Chicago
4/10/05- Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
Ann Grackin Speaking at EPC Devcon 2005
Secrets to Successful Product Launches
3/3/05- Kansas City, MO
Midwest RFID Symposium
2/28/05- Dallas, TX
Best Practices in keeping up with RFID Technology
2/9/05- Toronto, Ont.
PMAC Dinner Meeting
1/17/05- Calgary, Alberta
A Supply Chain Model & Analysis: Innovative Strategies to Redefine Your Supply Chain
12/7/04- Scottsdale, AZ
The Next Generation of Best Practices in Managing Supplier Relationships
11/17/04- Monte Carlo Hotel in Las Vegas
Best Practices in Process Improvement and BPM for Supply Chain Conference
11/11/04- CLM Kansas City Roundtable Dinner, Riverside, MO
Global Sourcing: Creating Sustainable Supply Chains
11/10/04- Webinar
The Future of Supply Chain Technology
The Future of Supply Chain Technology
How On Demand is Radically Changing the Enterprise Software Industry Forever
There's an Elephant in the Room: RFID Enters the Supply Chain
Parallax Views 2004 Executive Conference
UID and RFID: How to leverage DOD policy by creating a streamlined Global Supply Chain
7/22/04- ASMI Supply Chain Performance Management Summit in Las Vegas
Aligning Supply Chain Performance Measures to Overall Corporate Performance Measures
Service Supply Chain Excellence: The Path to Increased Profits and Loyal Customers
Service Supply Chain Excellence
Integrating the Cold Chain into the Global Logistics Environment
Building Resilient Supply Chains: How Market Leaders are Turning Supply Risk & Uncertainty into a Competitive Advantage
Building Resilient Supply Chains
Secrets to World Class Demand Management
RFID-What You Must Know as a DOD Supplier
RFID: What You Must Know as a DOD Supplier
Supply Chain Partner Integration: Creating a Collaborative Environment
Seamless Integration of the 'Cold Chain' into the Pharma Supply Chain
Vendor Compliance Federation Conference
Secrets of Dell and Wal-Mart in Demand Planning
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) - It's Small, Smart, and Fast
Beyond Compliance: High Frequency Thinking
Adexa Customer Summit, Las Vegas, Nevada
Demanding Times are Here:
Winning at Global Logistics Means Being SmallSmartFast
10/14/03- Webinar Recording
Effectively Managing the Outsourced Supply Chain
Future Technologies: How We Will Live, Work and Play
Retailer-Supplier Tug of War: Results from ChainLink Research's 2003 Retail Supply Chain Survey
Supply Chain Transformation: Translating Vision to Reality
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