Bas Burger, President Global Commerce at BT Global Services, recently spoke at BT’s Big Conversation summit in Hong Kong about the future of supply chain management and the end of limitless resources. We asked him about BT’s role in tomorrow’s supply chains.
Can you tell us a little about BT’s Big Conversation?
At BT we are engaged in a conversation with our customers to explore the implications of the world’s most important megatrends. At four events, in Singapore, Bogota, Istanbul and Hong Kong, we have gathered business leaders to discuss four major megatrends: End to Limitless Resources, Instant Globalisation, Power of the Individual, and Unbalanced Economy. It has been a fascinating process because it allows us to receive immediate, face-to-face feedback on the extent to which our customers’ strategies are aligned with these megatrends. Ultimately these are trends we all face together and will need to adapt to together. Via these conferences we gain a better understanding of where our customers are going and the role that BT, given our assets and expertise, can play in those strategies. [Read more...]