EXESUM10-11-SUPCHAIN: Coping in an Era of Uncertainty - An Increasingly Agile Supply Chain and Lessons Learned from the Great Recession.
This paper "Coping in an Era of Uncertainty - An Increasingly Agile Supply Chain and Lessons Learned from the Great Recession" was presented by Amitabh Passi, Electronics Supply Chain and NA Handset Analyst, USB at the October 5, 2011 IPC Executive Summit Conference at San Jose, Calif. The author examines the recessions of 2001/2002 and 2008/2009 for their depth and duration and the effects on revenues and profitabilty on the electronics supply chain. He then explains how the recovery from the latest recession was driven by lessons learned from 2001/2002, supply chain agility, growth in emerging markets and new technologies. This paper includes the synchronized slides and recorded audio from the presentation. 35 minutes. Released 2011