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Digital Transformers

At a pace faster than any Hollywood movie, digitalization has taken the supply chain world by storm. But do you have what it takes to become a real-life digital transformer? This livestream series connects you with the information you need on the immediate value of digitalization. And who better to guide you than host Kevin L Jackson, who has been recognized as a “Top 5G Influencer” (Onalytica 2019, Radar 2020) and a “Top 50 Global Digital Transformation Thought Leader” (Thinkers 360 2019)? Join Kevin as he highlights the companies and executives leading global industries into the digital future.

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Edge Computing Security in Manufacturing Featuring Theresa Lanowitz with AT&T Business

Who's leading the way in edge computing? The answer might surprise you (it's manufacturing). In this episode, AT&T Head of Evangelism Theresa Lanowitz joins Kevin L. Jackson to discuss how the manufacturing industry is embracing edge computing, and what that means for both their operational models and cybersecurity practices moving forward. Tune in to hear Theresa's thoughts on the traditional friction between IT and OT (and why it has to end), the rise of zero trust and SASE, and more. Additional Links and Information:Learn more about Digital Transformers: https://supplychainnow.com/program/digital-transformers/Subscribe to Digital Transformers and other Supply Chain Now Programs: https://digital-transformers.captivate.fm/listenThis episode was hosted by Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/edge-computing-security-manufacturing-dt34

41mins

22 Aug 2022

Rank #1

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The Supply Chain Buzz for August 15th: Digital Transformers Edition

You've heard of SaaS, but what about SCaaS? Are we headed toward a future filled with outsourced supply chains? There's one way to find out: the Supply Chain Buzz: Digital Transformers edition! Tune in as Scott, Greg, and Kevin L. Jackson peer into the digital future to discuss how collaborative relationships will determine the success of digitally enabled services, emerging trends in digital supply chain, and how recent disruptions have accelerated innovation through technologies like robotics and blockchain. Additional Links & Resources:Learn more about Supply Chain Now: https://supplychainnow.comCheck out our new Supply Chain Now Media Kit: https://bit.ly/3zKRLyLSubscribe to Supply Chain Now and all other Supply Chain Now programs: https://supplychainnow.com/subscribeLeveraging Logistics and Supply Chain for Ukraine: https://vectorgl.com/stand-with-ukraine/2022 Q2 U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index: https://freight.usbank.comWEBINAR- Key Elements to a Successful WMS Lifecycle: https://bit.ly/3Q3F2O6WEBINAR- How to Operationalize Supply Chain Resilience to Create Value in the Supply Chain: https://bit.ly/3QI6OjMThis episode is hosted by Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/supply-chain-buzz-digital-transformers-965

1hr 9mins

19 Aug 2022

Rank #2

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Transforming the Citizen Experience with Dr. Camille Jones, Eric Adolphe, and Josh Pendrick

It's always inspiring to hear from a true innovator, but how about three? In this episode, Kevin L. Jackson sits down with three technology leaders re-imagining the citizen experience, one application at a time. Tune in to hear from Dr. Camille Jones, Eric Adolphe, and Josh Pendrick as they discuss a new government app called EMMA (Electronic Mobile Medical Application), geospatial technology, robotic process automation (RPA), what this all means for the 2030 U.S. Census and more. Additional Links and Information:Learn more about Digital Transformers: https://supplychainnow.com/program/digital-transformers/Subscribe to Digital Transformers and other Supply Chain Now Programs: https://digital-transformers.captivate.fm/listenThis episode was hosted by Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/transforming-citizen-experience-dt32

46mins

25 Jul 2022

Rank #3

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The Supply Chain Buzz, Digital Transformers Edition, with Ellen Patridge of 6 River Systems

The Supply Chain Buzz is Supply Chain Now’s regular Monday livestream, held at 12n ET each week. This show focuses on some of the leading stories from global supply chain and global business, always with special guests – the most important of which is the live audience!This week, Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson welcomed Ellen Patridge from 6 River Systems. She shared her insights on the inventory complexities still facing retailers, and what they are trying do to guard their bottom line without failing to serve their customers’ changing demand.This week’s news stories include:• Evidence that suggests American Eagle is not just a supply chain leader, but that they are closely connected to consumer sentiment as well• The significance of Panasonic’s new electric vehicle battery manufacturing plant in Kansas• New technologies being applied to perfect the operation of checkout free convenience stores Additional Links & Resources:Learn more about Supply Chain Now: https://supplychainnow.com/program/supply-chain-nowSubscribe to Supply Chain Now and all other Supply Chain Now programs: https://supplychainnow.com/subscribeHow to Solve 3 Common Peak Season Challenges: https://bit.ly/39XuYHcLeveraging Logistics and Supply Chain for Ukraine: https://vectorgl.com/stand-with-ukraine/Post-COVID Strategies for Working Capital Survey: https://bit.ly/3yglyQjWEBINAR- 3 ways to stay afloat through the supply chain crisis: A distributor’s story:  https://bit.ly/3uaUBeCWEBINAR: Sustainability and Profitability: The ripple effect of shipping less air https://bit.ly/3A87xFMThis episode is hosted by Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/supply-chain-buzz-6-river-systems-945

1hr 4mins

22 Jul 2022

Rank #4

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Digital Transformers Special: Honoring Juneteenth and Abolishing Modern Slavery

On June 19, 1865, Major General Gordon Granger arrived at the 1861 Customs House in Galveston, TX as part of his tour to command troops sent to enforce the emancipation of enslaved peoples in the United States. Now, that same courthouse is set to continue the charge toward freedom for all. In this episode, join Kevin L. Jackson and Scott as they discuss plans for the new June Nineteenth Museum, dedicated to honoring this important moment in history and ending modern slavery and human trafficking, with former Galveston Assistant City Manager Douglas Matthews and Hope4Justice CEO Tim Nelson. Additional Links and Information:Learn more about Digital Transformers: https://supplychainnow.com/program/digital-transformers/Subscribe to Digital Transformers and other Supply Chain Now Programs: https://digital-transformers.captivate.fm/listenHope for Justice:   https://hopeforjustice.orgJune 19th Museum: https://june19museum.com/This episode was hosted by Kevin L. Jackson and Scott Luton. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/digital-transformers-special-juneteenth-modern-slavery-dt30

25mins

27 Jun 2022

Rank #5

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The Supply Chain Buzz for June 20: Digital Transformers Edition

Plenty of exciting new technologies are paving the way for the future of supply chain, from next-gen cobots to metaverse-based commerce (and hopefully fewer celebrity-obsessed founders). Equally important is honoring the past, something Kevin L. Jackson is championing through his leadership of the forthcoming Juneteenth Museum. Tune in for this week's Digital Transformers edition of the Buzz to review the headlines of the day and get more information about this exciting new initiative. Additional Links & Resources:Learn more about Supply Chain Now: https://supplychainnow.com/program/supply-chain-nowSubscribe to Supply Chain Now and all other Supply Chain Now programs: https://supplychainnow.com/subscribeLeveraging Logistics and Supply Chain for Ukraine: https://vectorgl.com/stand-with-ukraine/This episode is hosted by Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/supply-chain-buzz-digital-transformers-edition-926

1hr 6mins

24 Jun 2022

Rank #6

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Cybersecurity for the Modern Healthcare Network with Clara Hustad of AT&T Business

The pandemic brought telemedicine center stage, and with it, a whole new set of privacy and security concerns for healthcare and network providers. Luckily, Kevin L. Jackson is on the case. In this episode, he chats with AT&T Business Assistant Vice President of Channel Marketing Industry Solutions Clara Hustad to discuss how cybersecurity concerns are changing in the healthcare space, what medical providers should expect of their network providers and how the two can work together in a shared responsibility model to reap the speed and low latency benefits of #5G while keeping both network and end points protected from growing ransomware attacks. And don't miss their recap of the latest AT&T Cybersecurity Insights Report on Healthcare for key findings and takeaways. Additional Links and Information:Learn more about Digital Transformers: https://supplychainnow.com/program/digital-transformers/Subscribe to Digital Transformers and other Supply Chain Now Programs: https://digital-transformers.captivate.fm/listenThis episode was hosted by Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/cybersecurity-modern-healthcare-network-att-business-DT28

23mins

30 May 2022

Rank #7

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The Supply Chain Buzz for May 16th - Digital Transformers Edition

Is the term supply "chain" holding us back? Find out when you join Scott, Greg, Kevin L. Jackson and special guest Kim Winter of Logistics Executive Group for a Digital Transformers Takeover of The Supply Chain Buzz. Tune in as they discuss talent shortages, why cost is not the ultimate risk, the rise of the digital supply network and more. Additional Links & Resources:Learn more about Supply Chain Now: https://supplychainnow.com/program/supply-chain-nowSubscribe to Supply Chain Now and all other Supply Chain Now programs: https://supplychainnow.com/subscribeLeveraging Logistics and Supply Chain for Ukraine: https://vectorgl.com/stand-with-ukraine/WEBINAR- The 10 Best Competencies of Best in Class Warehouses: https://bit.ly/3vh3MLdWEBINAR- Can AI be the Unexpected Ally for Demand Planners? https://bit.ly/3sJ4GOOWEBINAR- Preparing for the Rise of Sovereign Supply Chains: https://bit.ly/3NmCIAC2022 Q1 U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index: https://bit.ly/3pwmWKCThis episode is hosted by Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/supply-chain-buzz-digital-transformers-901

1hr 1min

20 May 2022

Rank #8

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The Future Of Work: An Eastern European View - Marcin Buzanski, Co-Founder & President of EoD

You could argue that Marcin Buzanski got to the Future of Work before the rest of us. How? By building a platform of on-demand expertise through his company, EonD, companies could easily tap into the gig economy and leverage expertise from around the world. Now, he's helping Ukrainian refugees leverage the platform to find work while ushering in the next phase of remote consulting. Join host Kevin L. Jackson as he sits down with Marcin to discuss his efforts in Ukraine, the importance of building digital trust in an external workforce, what's next for the Future of Work, and more. Additional Links and Information:Learn more about Digital Transformers: https://supplychainnow.com/program/digital-transformers/Subscribe to Digital Transformers and other Supply Chain Now Programs: https://digital-transformers.captivate.fm/listenThis episode was hosted by Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/future-work-eastern-european-dt26

44mins

25 Apr 2022

Rank #9

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The Supply Chain Buzz for April 18th - Digital Transformers Edition

It's the Digital Transformers takeover over the Supply Chain Buzz, and your favorite co-hosts Scott, Kevin and Greg are tackling the pressing issues of supply chain technology. Get the skinny on everything from the need to up-skill workers to the importance of cross-functional teams and the persistence of cost-saving tendencies. And as a bonus, find out from Kevin what the tale of the bedazzled ship can teach you about collaboration moving forward. Additional Links & Resources:Learn more about Supply Chain Now: https://supplychainnow.com/program/supply-chain-nowSubscribe to Supply Chain Now and all other Supply Chain Now programs: https://supplychainnow.com/subscribeLeveraging Logistics and Supply Chain for Ukraine: https://vectorgl.com/stand-with-ukraine/WEBINAR- How to Solve Three Common Peak Season Challenges: https://bit.ly/3r3QxelCheck out the 2022 Supply Chain and Procurement Awards: https://supplychainprocurementawards.com/This episode was hosted by Scott Luton, Greg White, and Kevin L. Jackson. For additional information, please visit our dedicated show page at: https://supplychainnow.com/supply-chain-buzz-digital-transformers-881

1hr 6mins

22 Apr 2022

Rank #10