NexTrend Conference: Dynamic Shifts in Global Logistics

Santa Monica College
(Bundy Campus)

Date: April 6, 2007

Contact: (310) 434-3311


Event Schedule
7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Coffee and Networking
8:00 - 8:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks - Dr. Chui L. Tsang, SMC Superintendent/President
8:15 - 9:00 a.m.
Session I
A Macro-Level

xSteve Kuykendall, former Congressman
xxx36th Congressional District
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.
Session II
Logistics Industry Trends
xDr. Martin Wachs, Director
xxxTransportation, Space, and Technology - Rand Corporation
9:45 - 10:00 a.m.
Coffee Break
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Session III
The Role of Culture in Business
xDr. Mu, Dan Ping, Executive Director
xxxWorld Heritage Foundation
10:45 - 12:15 p.m.
Session IV
Workforce Development

xPanel Discussion:
x Sean McCartney, Vice President - Performance Team/3PL
x Jose Millan, Vice Chancellor - CA Community Colleges
x Dr. Lyn Greene, Assoc. Dean - Riverside Community College
x Gail Schwandner, Dean - Long Beach City College

12:15 - 12:30 p.m.
Wrap-Up and Closing Remarks

This event is funded and supported by the SMC Workforce Development Department (via the SBDC and the Indusry Driven Regional Collaborative grants) as well as outside sponsoring agencies as indicated below.

Conference Registration fee: $0
NOTE: Seating is limited.