2024 Supply Chain Analytics Institute Annual Conference

Theme: Move beyond AI Hype: Analytic Approach for Managing Supply Chains

06 Jun
Price: $10.00 - $500.00

Hybrid: Room 2071, 100 Rockafeller Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854, with remote live access

This conference is hosted by the Supply Chain Analytics Institute, the Department of Supply Chain Management at Rutgers Business School.

Sessions will be held on two separate days: June 6 and 7, 2024. A detailed conference schedule will be available by early May.


  • Individual (non-student): $100
  • Student: $10
  • Corporate group: $500 (only one person has to sign up/create an account and pay for the whole group.  Please then email the names, email addresses and titles of the additional attendees from your company/organization/university to Nora Driscoll at ndriscoll@business.rutgers.edu)


The registration fee covers the 2024 annual conference registration, with dinner on June 6 and breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks on June 6-7 included, along with the SCAI Webinars in Quarters 3 and 4 of 2024 and Quarter 1 of 2025. Each webinar costs $10/person (non-student) or $5/student if being registered separately.

Doctoral Dissertation Awards

We invite doctoral dissertations to compete for the dissertation awards (1st prize $3000, 2nd prize $2000, and 3rd prize $1000.)

upload dissertation

Critical Dates

Keynote Speakers

Arun Kumar Bhaskara-Baba

Arun Kumar Bhaskara-Baba, Global Chief Digital and Information Officer, Honeywell Aerospace

Jane Connell

Jane Connell, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Verizon

Wendy Herrick

Wendy Herrick, Senior Vice President, Head of Customer Operations, North America, Unilever

Michael Luber

Michael Luber, Vice President of Business Transformation & Operational Excellence at Liberty Coca-Cola

Hua Ni

Hua Ni, Distinguished Engineer, Chief Analytics & Data Scientist, IBM

Warren Powell

Warren Powell, Professor Emeritus, Princeton University/Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer, Optimal Dynamics

Huseyin Topaloglu

Huseyin Topaloglu, Amazon Scholar and Howard and Eleanor Morgan Professor at Cornell University

Yao Zhao

Yao Zhao, Professor and Co-Director of Rutgers Supply Chain Analytics Laboratory, Rutgers Business School


Erez Agmoni

Erez Agmoni, Global Head of Innovation, Maersk

Kostas Bekris

Kostas Bekris, Professor, Computer Science, Rutgers University

Esra Buyuktahtakin Toy

Esra Buyuktahtakin Toy, Associate Professor, Grado Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech

Mitch Cahn

Mitch Cahn, President, Unionwear

Hao Dong

Hao Dong, Senior Director, Global Readiness, AI and Service Cloud, Salesforce

Brendan Englot

Brendan Englot, Geoffrey S. Inman Junior Professor and Director, Stevens Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Stevens Institute of Technology

Ken Fordyce

Ken Fordyce, Director, Analytics without Borders

Mahesh Harvu

Mahesh Harvu, Transformation Strategist & Advisor, Microsoft

Jeffrey Hermann

Jeffrey Hermann, Chairman & CEO, Hermann Services, Inc

Qingwei Li

Qingwei Li, Principal ML/AI Specialist, Amazon Web Services

Subbiah Mahalingam

Subbiah Mahalingam, Vice President, Digital Transformation, Technology & Global Services, Becton, Dickinson and Company

JD Risson

JD Risson, President, Eyeon USA Inc.

George Yuhasz

George Yuhasz, Vice President, Global Head of Analytics Product & Solution Delivery, Digital Technology & Innovation, Fresenius Medical Care

Conference Organization Committee

  • Joseph Agresta, Director of MS in Supply Chain Analytics Program, Rutgers University, Formerly Vice President for Procurement, Johnson & Johnson
  • John Impellizzeri, Director of the Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management, Formerly CFO and CPO at Schindler Elevator
  • Lian Qi, Chair and Professor, Department of Supply Chain Management, Rutgers University
  • Sundar Raman, Director of Road to Supply Chain Leadership Program, Department of Supply Chain Management, Rutgers University, Formerly Vice President for Global Supply Chain, The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc. 

Sponsors: Gold

Sponsors: Silver

Sponsors: Bronze


This event is $10.00 - $500.00