Program
With so many critical issues facing the consumer goods industry, it's important that the League's time is spent on the most important issues. The League is working with members to identify the best speakers to spur the most thought-provoking discussion. 
Please note: topics and agenda are subject to change. They are being developed with input from the League members.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Registration
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Executive Advisory Council Meeting
EBC 7 Center
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Welcome Reception
EBC Building/ C Patio
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Registration
EBC Networking Hall
7:45 AM - 8:15 AM
Networking Breakfast
Marketplace - Private Roped-Off Section
8:15 AM - 8:25 AM
Welcome Remarks
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Welcome & Industry Perspective
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Change Activation Leadership Workshop, v.2
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Networking Break
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Developing Analytics Professionals: The Employer is the Customer
North Carolina State University’s Institute for Advanced Analytics is a preferred recruiting ground for analytics-driven companies. Employers want strong quantitative skills and creative problem-solvers with extensive team and communication skills who also are certified to use industry-standard tools. This presentation will examine the methods NCSU has developed to instill the analytics professionals it produces with the key skills employers now want.  
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Transforming the Workforce: Building Relationships with Universities and Students
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
11:50 AM - 12:20 PM
Deep Dive #1: The Future of Retail - Redefining the “Store”
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
12:25 PM - 12:55 PM
Deep Dive #2: Consumer-Centric Retailer-Manufacturer Collaboration
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Networking Lunch
Marketplace - Private Roped-Off Section
1:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Discussion Workshop #1: Change Activation - The Future of Retail
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
3:20 PM - 3:50 PM
Deep Dive #3: Leveraging AI/Machine Learning Across the Enterprise (Use Case)
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
3:50 PM - 4:20 PM
Deep Dive #4: Leveraging AI/Machine Learning in Key Functional Areas (Use Cases)
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
4:20 PM - 4:40 PM
Networking Break
EBC Networking Hall
4:40 PM - 6:00 PM
Discussion Workshop #2: Change Activation - Leveraging AI/Machine Learning
 
 
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
League of Leaders Reception
 
EBC Building/ C Patio
Thursday, June 20, 2019
7:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Registration
EBC Networking Hall
8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Networking Breakfast
Marketplace - Private Roped-Off Section
8:30 AM - 8:40 AM
Welcome Remarks & Session Introduction
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
8:40 AM - 9:10 AM
Deep Dive #5: Transforming the Organization - Building an Agile Supply Chain
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Deep Dive #6: Transforming the Organization - Driving Innovation
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EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
9:45 AM - 10:10 AM
Final Networking Break
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Discussion Workshop #3: Change Activation - Transforming the Organization
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium
11:35 AM - 12:05 PM
Meeting Wrap Up
 
EBC 150 Presentation Auditorium