Axia’s Value Chain Summit     

MANAGING DISRUPTION IN HYPER CONNECTED

VALUE CHAINS

October 24 – 25 2022

Value Chain Management Educational Opportunity

The summit will begin with MSU’s Assistant Dean of Outreach and Engagement, David J. Frayer, Ph.D., offering a value chain learning experience.

Disruption Panel

Tuesday’s session will feature a panel discussion on Disruption with leaders from Dow, Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, Corteva, and Fresenius Kabi.

Presentations & Awards

MSU and Axia collaborators will present their research projects and awards will be given out to companies making an impact in the industry.

Fall 2022 Theme:
Managing Disruption in Hyper Connected Value Chains

The Axia Institute’s Summit, Managing Disruption in Hyper Connected Value Chains will be held on October 24 – 25 in Midland, Michigan.

 

The Summit will begin on the afternoon of Monday October 24th, with an Introduction to Value Chain Management learning opportunity at the Axia Institute’s offices. A tour of the Axia Lab will also be provided followed by an evening reception at the H Hotel.

Tuesday’s session will feature a keynote address and panel discussion on Disruption with leaders from Dow, Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, Corteva, and Fresenius Kabi. Axia Institute partners and collaborators will also contribute to the session. 

 

Key Note Speaker

Chancellor Jose Sartarelli

Chancellor Jose Sartarelli

Retired Chancellor of University of North Carolina Wilmington

Chancellor Sartarelli spent three decades in marketing and management for the international pharmaceutical industry before transitioning into higher education.

From 2001 to 2010, Chancellor Sartarelli worked for Johnson & Johnson as the pharmaceutical group chairman for Asia-Pacific, Japan and Latin America. Prior to that, he was with Bristol-Myers Squibb as President of Latin America, Puerto Rico, Canada Medicines Group, president of Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa Medicines Group, and Senior Vice President of Franchise Management, Intercontinental Region.

He began his career with Eli Lilly and Co. where he held senior positions with increasing levels of responsibility for company operations in the United States, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.

He will be speaking on resiliency in the pharmaceutical value chain and higher education. With his notable background in the international pharmaceutical industry and having dealt with the pandemic during his time as chancellor, Chancellor Sartarelli is very experienced with dealing with disruption on various levels. 

Agenda Highlights & Locations

Monday, October 24th 2022

Time (EST) Activities Location Presenter
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Introduction to Value Chain Management The Axia Institute Offices David J. Frayer, Ph.D.
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Axia Lab Tour Axia Lab Bahar Aliakbarian, Ph.D
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Evening Reception The H Hotel Axia Staff

 

Tuesday, October 25th 2022

Time (EST) Activities Location Presenter
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast & Opening Remarks Midland Country Club Axia Staff
9:00 a.m – 10:00 a.m. Keynote Address Midland Country Club Chancellor Jose Sartarelli
10:15 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Disruption Panel Midland Country Club Panelists from Dow, Fresenius Kabi, Hemlock Semiconductor (HSC) and Corteva Agriscience
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Award Presentations Midland Country Club Axia Staff
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Various Industry Collaborator & Axia Update Presentations Midland Country Club Axia Staff, Members, & More
2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Wrap-up & Conclusion Midland Country Club

Axia Staff

 

The Axia Institute Offices

715 East Main Street, Suite 115, Midland, Michigan 48640

Axia Lab

1910 West Saint Andrews Road, Midland, MI 48640

Midland Country Club

1120 West Saint Andrews Road, Midland, MI 48640     

The H Hotel

111 West Main Street, Midland, MI 48640           

              

The H Hotel

111 West Main Street, Midland, MI 48640                               

(989) 839-0500

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Fairfield Hotel

506 Buttles Street, Midland, MI 48640                           

(989) 631-7100

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