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Pioneering Innovation in Operations and Logistics: Women in Logistics AGM

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Robson Way

Ellistown

Coalville

LE67 1GQ

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This event will provide senior managers working in logistics with an insight into pioneering innovation in Operations and Logistics, in addition to an opportunity to see the Amazon fulfilment network in action with a site visit. The WiL AGM is opportunity to shape the future of Women in Logistics as well as to network with like-minded professionals. With 80 free places available, we encourage members and non-members alike to participate in this fascinating programme of events.

09:30 Arrival and networking

10:00 Introduction from WiL (Ruth Waring, Chair and Founder) and Amazon (Nathan Fetherston, Site General Manager)

10:15 Amazon keynote session (Kerry-Anne Lawlor, Regional Director, Amazon Logistics UK, Andreas Marschner, VP, Amazon Transportation Services EU and Mark Hemming, Regional Director UK Customer Fulfilment)

11:15 Break

11:30 The Simple Business Case for D&I in Operations (Sue Johnson, Equality and Diversity Consultant)

12:15 Lunch

13:00 Future WiL Developments: An introduction (Ruth Waring, Chair and Founder, Women in Logistics)

13:15 Interaction/engagement piece (facilitated by Amazon)

14:20 Mentors and Diversity: Friend or Foe? (John Bessell, Former RAF Head of Logistics Branch and Trades, and Louise Hancock, Airbus Voyager Service Delivery Manager)

15:00 Break

15:15 AGM (Ruth Waring, Chair and Founder, Women in Logistics)

15:45 Wrap up

16:00 Site visit

17:00 Close

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