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2022 KC Delivers - Optimizing Global Supply Chains from the Heartland

Wednesday, April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm • Organized By KC Social Innovation Center
301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105


As the world continues to navigate through mass disruption in the global supply chain, companies are reevaluating existing networks to manage risk and implementing strategies to minimize future vulnerabilities. With record industrial development, a robust infrastructure network, central location and speed-to-market solutions, we'll explore hownbsp;#KCDeliversnbsp;as a strategic logistics hub for the global supply chain.

SmartPort's 13th Annual Industry Briefing,nbsp;KC Delivers - Optimizing Global Supply Chains from the Heartland, will feature keynote speakernbsp;Eugene Seroka, Executive Director for the Port of Los Angeles. As chief of America's top port, he is responsible for managing a more than $1.7 billion budget, advancing major capital projects, growing trade volumes and promoting innovative, sustainable practices that strengthen the region's economy. Eugene's comments will be followed by a panel of supply chain and site selection experts includingnbsp;Omar Tovar, chief logistics officer for URBNnbsp;andnbsp;Michelle Comerford, industrial and supply chain practice leader/project director for Biggins Lacy Shapiro amp; Conbsp;.

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The Grand Ballroom - Kansas City Convention Center
301 West 13th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
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