Supply Chain Technology Podcast


Supply Chain Technology Podcast

Bringing industry professionals & technology together!


These candid conversations bring out the knowledge and experience of professionals working with supply chain and logistics from around the world. We discuss their experiments with technology, what worked, what didn’t work, implementation challenges, collaboration, digitization journeys, ROI, and most importantly, how technology has impacted their lives.

Episode 15 | Peter Marshall

Former Director of Supply Chains at Dow Chemical

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Dow Chemical

He reflects on 30+ years of experience in chemical sector implementing digital transformation programmes, embracing new technologies and adjusting to the new normal amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Peter also provides top tips for supply chain professionals driving data driven efficiency and change in their organisations.


Episode 14 | Gráinne Lynch

EU Serialization Lead - Manufacturing & Supply Chain, Accenture

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Accenture

In this second episode with Gráinne, she walks us through the serialization and traceability landscape in the food and beverages industry, "farm to fork" concepts and examples of shipment and serialization traceability convergence.


Episode 13 | Glyn Hughes

Director General, TIACA; Former Global Head of Cargo, IATA

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - IATA

Glyn walks us through the air freight landscape, trends, challenges and opportunities amidst the pandemic. He has been involved in Air Cargo for over 30 years having started his career with British Caledonian in the UK.


Episode 12 | Jochen Vincke

Partner, PwC Belgium

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - PwC Belgium

Jochen reflects on the supply chain and manufacturing technology landscape and trends in the run up to (and during) the pandemic including glocalisation, consumer centricity and the transition from lean thinking to resilience.


Episode 11 | Amgad Abdelwaly

Global Head of Customer Solution and Innovation, Aramex

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Aramex

Amgad shares what full visibility using IoT sensor logistics means in practical terms; some examples of the challenges that customers were facing prior to adopting this approach; how to successfully integrate IoT technologies into your business transformation strategy.


Episode 10 | Dr. Mikael Lind

Sr. Strategic Research Advisor, Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE)

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE)

He shares some of the challenges the maritime logistics industry faces & how digitalization & the rise of digital twins can be game changer for manufacturers, shippers and freighters. He is an active contributor to the debate on open digital innovation, & data sharing at the EU Digital Transport Logistics Forum, WFP & UN CEFACT.


Episode 9 | Gráinne Lynch

EU Serialization Lead - Manufacturing & Supply Chain, Accenture

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Accenture

In this episode, Gráinne shares some of the serialization & traceability challenges the industry faces as it ramps up to distribute vaccines in the new normal at an unprecedented scale & velocity. She works with Enterprise System Partners (Accenture Company), providing information services for the pharmaceutical & biotech sector.


Episode 8 | Dr. Muddassir Ahmed

MEA Regional Planning & Operations Manager, Bridgestone EMEA

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Bridgestone EMEA

Dr. Muddassir shares with us the most common and unique supply chain problems he’s come across; the top 3 supply chain management trends & technologies; and some top tips for supply chain management professionals in the new normal. He is also the founder of SCMDOJO, a leading blog for supply chain management professionals.


Episode 7 | Stephanie Atkinson

Founder and CEO, Compass Intelligence

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Compass Intelligence

Stephanie shares with us the biggest advancements she's seen around IoT adoption in 2020, data analytics trends and also winning IoT models in supply chain and logistics. Compass Intelligence is a boutique market research and advisory firm providing market intelligence and consulting services to companies around the globe.


Episode 6 | Gopal R

Global VP - Supply Chain Practice, Frost & Sullivan

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee -Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan is a leading global research and consulting firm world renowned for their market intelligence, insight and advisory services. Gopal shares with us supply chain transformation trends; the top 5 emerging technologies; and how supply chain and logistics professionals are leveraging these technologies.


Episode 5 | Sue Lee

Director, Hexagon Supply Chain

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Hexagon Supply Chain

Hexagon Supply Chain is a consultancy dedicated to empowering all actors in the pharma logistics chain of custody with effective education, planning and procedures. Sue shares some of the challenges that the world faces as it ramps up to distribute the COVID-19 vaccines in the new normal at an unprecedented scale and velocity.


Episode 4 | Florian Birkle

Business Analyst - SCM, Multivac Gruppe

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Multivac Gruppe

Multivac Gruppe is a leading manufacturer of packaging and food processing machinery. Florian shares with us his experience implementing data driven supply chain innovation within a traditional manufacturing environment with real-time goods and asset monitoring; and the RoI of logistics and supply chain visibility for internal and external customers.


Episode 3 | Balaji Jayakumar

Chief Operating Officer, MaxQ

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - MaxQ

MaxQ was recently recognized as winner of the “2020 DHL Life Sciences and Healthcare Innovation Challenge”. Balaji shares some of the challenges in pharma and life sciences packaging industry; examples of condition excursions in the chain of custody of a shipment, the risks of getting condition monitoring wrong; and the role of real-time IoT-based asset monitoring for condition monitoring and compliance.


Episode 2 | Wolfgang Lehmacher

Board Member, Executive Advisor and Business Angel

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Wolfgang

In this episode, Wolfgang talks to us about the global shift from “resilience” to “performance and smart decisions” in the new normal. Wolfgang shares his views on the key pillars and realities for supply chains post pandemic, what performance means in real terms for businesses along with some examples. Finally, Wolfgang recommends technologies that will be key for professionals in this paradigm.


Episode 1 | Rajesh Chauhan

Enterprise Architect & Technology Strategist, Interstate Batteries

Supply Chain Podcast - Roambee - Interstate Batteries

We ask Rajesh about the importance of operational efficiency at scale and some of the challenges he has faced in coordinating replenishments across a nationwide dealership network. He shares how he’s capturing the live sales velocity at his dealerships today as part of his vendor managed inventory efficiency drive, some of the limitations of legacy monitoring systems like RFID and solutions he considered/decided