Supply Chain Asia Industry Night 2017

16/11/2017 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm Mandarin Orchard, Singapore

Supply Chain Asia Industry Night 2017 will be held on 16 November at Mandarin Orchard Hotel, with about 30 awards to be presented. Guests can look forward to wind down and network with other supply chain professionals in a relaxed atmosphere while celebrating the top achievements in the industry.

Attire: Black Tie / Tuxedos for Gentlemen, Gowns / Cocktail Dresses for Ladies

Supply Chain Asia (SCA) Industry Night aims to invite all senior supply chain professionals to come together to network and strengthen relationships with one another in the industry.

The Awards ceremony will remain the core component for the Industry Night, as we continue to provide a credible platform where achievements and success in the sector are celebrated, and top industry players and service providers are recognised for their outstanding performances.

Guest-of-Honour is Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister in Prime Minister’s Office & the Secretary-General of the National Trades Union Congress.

Winners List

Awards Winners
Honorary Fellows Mr Poh Choon Ann, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, PTC Logistics
Mr Stephen Chan, Chief Executive Officer, SCF Global
Mr Chong Kit Lin, Chairman, Global Airfreight
Mr Hura Kamadjaja, Chairman, Kamadjaja Logistics
Partner of the Industry Vivek Kumar, Assistant Director-General, National Trades Union Congress
Supply Chain Professionals of the Year Henry Low, Director, Amazon Prime Now Asia Pacific
Allen Wan, Head of Supply Chain, Diageo
Sebastian Chua, Head of Procurement, Health Promotion Board
Vivian Tan, Senior Director of Supply Chain Operations, Nike
Hong Han-Thanh, Director of Logistics, Pepperl + Fuchs
Brian Spitzkeit, Division Vice President – APAC Procurement, Tapestry
Young Supply Chain Professional of the Year Alessandro Duri, Regional Director of Operations, Zalora
Supply Chain Manager of the Year Lucas Tan, Director of Business Development, Zuellig Pharma
Most Inspiring Professional of the Year Dave Ng, Chairman, Singapore Transport Association
Supply Chain Educator of the Year Dr Robert de Souza, Executive Director & Chief Executive, The Logistics Institute – Asia Pacific
Supply Chain Woman of the Year Pang Mei Yee, Vice President, Head of Asia Pacific Innovation, DHL Supply Chain
SME CEO of the Year Ken Koh, Group Chief Executive Officer, Yang Kee Logistics
Supply Chain CEO of the Year Ditlev Blicher, Chief Executive Officer of Asia Pacific, DB Schenker
Visionary of the Year Dennis Quek, Director, Centre of Innovation for Supply Chain Management, Republic Polytechnic
Chief Supply Chain Officer of the Year Eric Wang Zhenhui, Chief Executive Officer, JD Logistics
Hall of Fame Onno Boots, Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific, GEODIS
Care & Positive Work Environment Kerry Logistics
Pan Asia Logistics
Yang Kee Logistics
YCH Group
Sustainability of the Year DB Schenker
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – Infrastructure Supply Chain City
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – Software & Systems JDA Software
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – Material Handling Equipment SSI Schaefer
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – Start-up Cosmiqo
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – LSP/SME GKE Corporation Limited
Supply Chain Innovation of the Year – LSP/LLE-MNC Toll Global Logistics
Asian 3PL of the Year YCH Group
Global 3PL of the Year Kuehne + Nagel
Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year YCH Group

Awards Night Itinerary

TimeInformation
5.30pmRegistration & Cocktail (Door opens at 1830)
6.50pmGuests to be seated
7.00pmWelcome Address – Chairman, Awards Committee
7.10pm1st sequence of Awards presentation
7.30pmOpening Speech - Guest-of-Honour
7.40pmDinner & Networking starts
9.15pm2nd sequence of Awards presentation
9.40pmLive voting for Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year
9.50pmClosing Speech by Founder/President, Supply Chain Asia
10pmEvent ends

Supply Chain Innovation of the Year Awards

Innovation is the theme for Supply Chain Asia Awards 2017. This year, we aim to recognise and award companies that have made the initiative to invest in innovative strategies and adopt effective technologies.

All projects must be newly implemented during the period: 1 January 2016 – 31 December 2017. Nomination period will start in July 2017 and close by 8 September 2017.

Awards CategoryAbout the AwardsQualitative CriteriaQuantitative Criteria
InfrastructureSupply Chain Innovation (Infrastructure) of the Year award is given to a company whose operations are infrastructure-related in terms of Port (air and sea) operations, distribution or logistics park and facilites. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted in its set-up.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
Software & SystemsSupply Chain Innovation (Software & Systems) of the Year award is given to a company that is focused on the provision of software and system applications related to the supply chain and logistics industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
Material Handling EquipmentSupply Chain Innovation (Material Handling Equipment) of the Year award is given to a company that is focused on the provision of material handling equipment and hardware applications related to the supply chain and logistics industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
Start-upSupply Chain Innovation (Start-up) of the Year award is given to a company that is less than 5 years old and is in the business of providing services and solutions related to the supply chain and logistics industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
LSP (SME)Supply Chain Innovation (LSP) of the Year award is given to a third-party logistics company and is in the business of providing services and solutions related to the logistics and supply chain industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
LSP (LLE/MNC)Supply Chain Innovation (LSP) of the Year award is given to a third-party logistics company and is in the business of providing services and solutions related to the logistics and supply chain industry. This award is limited to large logistics enterprises and multinational corporations with facilities and assets in at least one country other than its home country, and have a centralised head office to coordinate global management. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
Asian 3PL of the YearAsian 3PL of the Year award is given to a third-party logistics company with an Asia Pacific presence in North and Southeast Asia and is in the business of providing services and solutions related to the supply chain and logistics industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers in the Asia Pacific region.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer in the Asia Pacific region • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided
Global 3PL of the YearGlobal 3PL of the Year award is given to a third-party logistics company with presence in at least 2 continents and an Asia Pacific HQ. The company’s business must be in the provision of services and solutions related to the supply chain and logistics industry. To qualify for this nomination, the relevant companies must show the innovation successfully applied and adopted by its customers globally.• Company must be nominated by both SCA readers and community members as well as its Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 direct customers• A specific Innovation Project implemented that has visible impacts on Industry, Enterprise and Customer globally • Quantifiable benefits of the implemented innovation must be provided

Individuals Awards

This Individual award recognises distinguished individuals who have excelled in the various industry sectors while holding the capacity of a senior supply chain and logistics position.

Awards CategoryAbout the AwardsQualitative CriteriaQuantitative Criteria
Honorary FellowsThe Honorary Fellows is a recognition given to senior logistics and supply chain professionals who have contributed significantly to its organisation’s presence and success in the industry.Honorary Fellows must be nominated by senior industry professionals and sanctioned by the SCFP Committee members. Honorary Fellows must have at least 20 years of working experience in senior management position.• >25 years of demonstrated contributions to the industry development • >20 years of working experience in senior management • Contributed to its organisation’s development • Contributed to its organisation’s development and presence in the region (compulsory)
Partner of the IndustryPartner of the Industry recognises individuals who strongly support the supply chain industry and regularly provide guidance, industry expertise and endorsement for the community.Partner of the Industry must be nominated by the Awards Committee members
Supply Chain Professional of the Year (limit to 5 awardees each year)Supply Chain Professional of the Year is awarded to selected individuals whose roles and responsibilities require them to support their corporate supply chain and procurement management.SC Professionals must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the TSC/TPC committee members.• >15 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >5 years of direct project leadership/management experience • Contributed to its organisation’s development growth
Young Supply Chain Professional of the YearYoung Supply Chain Professional of the Year honours an exceptional young professional who is marked to rise up the ranks due to his/her talent, diligence as well as determination to drive the supply chain industry.• Young SC Professional must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the TSC/TPC committee members • References from direct superviors/team members• >5 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • Contributed to its organisation’s development growth
Supply Chain Manager of the YearSupply Chain Manager of the Year is awarded to selected individuals working for third-party logistics service providers.• SC Manager of the Year must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 of the customers served by the nominee• >10 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >3 years of direct operations and solution designs experience
Supply Chain Educator of the YearSupply Chain Educator of the Year is awarded to selected individuals working as professors, lecturers and trainers in the field of supply chain and logistics management.• SC Educator of the Year must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 students trained • References from at least 1 fellow training professional• >12 years of working experience with the supply chain & logistics industry • >10 years of supply chain education in training and professional development
Most Inspiring Professional of the YearThe Most Inspiring Professional of the Year is awarded to selected individuals who have contributed to the development and cause of the supply chain and logistics industry in Asia. This can be done in the capacity of a professional, public servant or volunteer.• Most Inspiring Professional of the Year must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 senior professionals in the industry• >15 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • References from the relevant professionals on his/her contributions to the industry • Specific contributions in terms of corporate engagement or industry volunteering work
Supply Chain Woman of the YearSupply Chain Woman of the Year must be someone who has a direct contribution and engagement with the logistics and supply chain industry.• Supply Chain Woman of the Year must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 senior professionals in the industry• >12 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • Specific contributions in terms of corporate engagement or industry development work
SME CEO of the YearSME is defined as a company with a turnover of less than S$100m or with an employment size of less than 200 employees. SME CEO of the Year must have a direct interactions and engagement with the logistics and supply chain industry.• SME CEO of the Year must be nominated by industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 senior professionals/SMEs/government agencies• >15 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >10 years of senior management experience
Supply Chain CEO of the YearSupply Chain CEO of the Year is awarded to selected individuals working for third-party logistics service providers and based in Asia.• SC CEO of the Year must be nominated by senior industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 customers served by the company that the CEO is from• >15 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >10 years of senior management experience
Chief Supply Chain Officer of the YearChief Supply Chain Officer of the Year is awarded to selected individuals working for manufacturers or cargo owners with direct responsibility for the Asia Pacific region.• CSCO of the Year must be nominated by senior industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 2 service providers• >15 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >10 years of senior management experience
Visionary of the YearVisionary of the Year serves to honour the professional who does not work in the supply chain and logistics capacity, but pushes the progress of the industry through other means, such as policies and economic plans.Visionary of the Year must be nominated by 3 senior industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members.• >15 years of working experience with the supply chain & logistics industry • >10 years of senior management experience
Hall of FameHall of Fame is awarded to a senior professional with visible and extensive contributions to the supply chain and logistics development in Asia Pacific region.• Hall of Fame of the Year must be nominated by 3 senior industry professionals and sanctioned by the Awards Committee members • References from at least 3 of the customers, vendors and employees with direct interactions with the recipient• >25 years of working experience in the supply chain & logistics industry • >15 years of senior management experience

All the nominees for the Corporate Awards will be able to compete for the Overall Supply Chain Partner of the Year award. Third-party logistics service providers can also be nominated for this category, with the final winner decided via a live-voting activity by guests attending the Gala Dinner.

Companies nominated outside the Awards finalist list must be approved by the Awards Selection Committee.

Care & Positive Work Environment of the Year (Sponsored by NTUC)

Overall selection criteria(s):

  • Fair treatment of term contract employees
  • Opportunities for flexible work arrangements

All nominees will be required to complete a checklist for self-assessment of company’s HR policies & practices.

Sustainability of the Year

Ticket Prices

TypeMembersNon-Members
bef GSTaft GSTbef GSTaft GST
Awards SeatS$375S$401.25S$420$449.40
Awards TableS$3,500S$3,745S$3,950$4,226.50
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