Description:CSCMP Chicago is pleased to announce its first port tour of the Illinois International Port District (IIPD) . This event promises to be informative and one that will offer a very unique perspective on supply chain management. Prepare to learn about: the role that ports play in facilitating the movement of bulk goods from destinations both near and far; port logistics and warehouse operations; inland ports vs seaports; and port-specific lexicons, e.g. free-trade-zones, supply chain optimization, and stevedores.
Harborside Golf Resort Situated On The Port
11001 S Doty Ave
Chicago, IL 60633
CSCMP members will convene in the beautiful Harborside Golf Resort for industry presentations prior to departing for a guided bus tour. Space is limited due to the size of the bus, so please RSVP without delay.
Attendees have the option to register for the following two tours.
Tour 1: 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Tour 2: 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Working lunch begins at 11:30 for both tours 1 & 2.
Event Contact: Valerie Holden, Valerie.firstname.lastname@example.org, 312-802-0200