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Power Down: How China's Overproduction Tanked Battery-Metal Prices, and What It Means for Taiwan
Written by
in10 Content Team
Published on
February 9, 2024

Focus and Themes:

  • The conference explored the supply chain and logistics future, focusing on technology, innovation, resilience, and sustainability.
  • Key areas discussed included automation, robotics, artificial intelligence, data analytics, predictive analytics, blockchain, and omnichannel fulfillment.
  • Sustainability emerged as a prominent theme, with discussions on reducing carbon footprint, ethical sourcing, and circular economy strategies.

Interesting Highlights:

  • Speakers: Over 250 industry leaders and experts, including CEOs of major companies like PepsiCo and Ulta Beauty, shared their insights.
  • Technology Showcase: The event featured a dedicated space for showcasing cutting-edge supply chain technologies from startups like Bitvore’s and more established players.
  • Panel Discussions: Engaging discussions covered diverse topics like the impact of geopolitical events on supply chains, the future of last-mile delivery, and navigating talent shortages.
  • Networking Opportunities: Attendees had ample opportunities to connect with peers, potential partners, and investors.

Specific Points of Interest:

  • AI and Robotics: Discussions highlighted the growing role of AI and robotics in streamlining processes, improving efficiency, and enhancing transparency.
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making: Emphasis was placed on leveraging data analytics for better forecasting, route optimization, and risk management.
  • Evolving Consumer Expectations: Panels addressed the need for agility and personalization in meeting the demands of increasingly digital and experience-driven consumers.
  • Collaboration and Partnerships: Experts stressed the importance of collaboration across the supply chain ecosystem to address challenges and unlock new opportunities.

Looking forward to Manifest 2025!

With ~5,000 attendees, the 2025 venue has been slated for The Venetian, just down the road from Caesars Forum - this year’s conference site.

See you all in 2025!