Sustainability in Supply Chains through AI


Fireside chat with Max Ward

About this Event

The world is changing faster than ever before.

Scientific consensus, along with pledges by governments and business leaders, call for dramatic improvements in sustainability performance. Supply chains are often regarded as a missing link when it comes to the execution of a sustainable business model. Yet, it is crucial to acknowledge the potential that a strong supply chain management can have on a business’ sustainability outcome.

Join CEO of Liberatrade, Max Ward and the founder of Xccelerate and Vice President of the Artificial Intelligence Society of HK, Lavine Hemlani in an exploration of the ways in which AI can be used to drive supply chain sustainability. Discover optimization potentials and find out how sustainability links with profitability.

Are you ready to make a difference?

About the Speakers:

Max Ward

CEO, Liberatrade

Max is an inspiring entrepreneur with an impressive track record in combining technology and supply chain. In his 20 years of global career, he spent over 10 years with multinational companies in emerging markets. The former VP of Consumer Retail APAC of DHL, CEO and founder of OpenPort and CEO of Liberatrade has a passion for innovating Supply Chains through the use of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence and promoting the common good by driving supply chain sustainability. He is also a guest contributor for NASDAQ.

Liberatrade is an AI company helping companies get the most out of their supply chain data with integrated demand stimulation, logistics and inventory management and supply chain finance using the insights into the future state of each supply chain. They are helping companies meet rapidly changing demand in the age of coronavirus, and to build more resilient and sustainable supply chains.

Lavine Hemlani

Founder & CEO, Xccelerate

Passionate about pioneering advanced technology education to empower individuals, enterprises and workforces.

Founder and CEO of Xccelerate, a leading ed-tech and future of work start-up headquartered in HK with regional capabilities. Xccelerate is founded on the vision that the greatest opportunity for improving lives is education and aspires to reinvent education to address the colossal talent challenges in Artificial Intelligence, Robotics Process Automation, Software Engineering, Blockchain and Design across Asia.

Xccelerate drives outcomes for individuals, enterprises and governments by leveraging expert instructors, proprietary curriculum and learning software. Prior to Xccelerate, Lavine co-founded FLYR and worked with deep learning startup Thread Genius (acquired by Sotheby’s). Lavine began his career in investment banking in NYC at Lazard’s Mergers & Acquisitions division (M&A) and held investment facing roles at the following funds: Atlas Capital, Marwar Capital and Union Park Capital.

Lavine also serves as Vice President of the Artificial Intelligence Society of HK and on the Board of Directors of the 24 Hour Race, a global non-profit that fights modern slavery.

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