Shari Diaz, IBM
Shari has 18 years of professional experience, 15 of which with IBM spanning Sales, Customer Fulfillment, Procurement, Global Business Transformation, and most recently Watson Supply Chain Offering Management. She is a global senior manager and has deep expertise in supply chain program/project/operations management, eCommerce/B2B trends and technology, and strategic sourcing/negotiating. She has extensive experience in the Retail, Utility, Industrial, and Airline/Travel industries. With degrees/experience in both business and engineering, her passion is problem solving and process improvement, using data-driven decisions and continuous improvement methods. Her current focus is building out the IBM Supply Chain Cognitive, Blockchain, and IoT strategy.
Blockchain has the potential to transform supply chains and disrupt the way we manufacture, deliver, track, and purchase goods. Join IDC and panelists from leading industry experts for a lively discussion about how blockchain is re-shaping supply chain processes and transactions. Listen to the experts as they share their thoughts on how blockchain can be used to ensure provenance of goods, promote trusted transactions, and improve the efficiency of manufacturing and trade. Topics covered will include: