Distribution Solutions Conference
Get the DSC Factor and gain a competitive edge! At this industry-wide conference, you will hear best practices from other distributors, visit top vendors to discuss the latest solutions, and meet peers to build a network of professional contacts who share the same challenges you do. You get face-to-face contact with hundreds of companies, meet leaders from across the industry, and find solutions that make your company more competitive.
2013 Distribution Solutions Conference
Breaking News: Louisville Cardinals Men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino will be the Tuesday Keynote Speaker at the 2013 Distribution Solutions Conference.
The only coach in NCAA history to take three different teams to the NCAA Final Four, Coach Pitino will share his proven leadership methods and will give attendees a plan of attack for achieving extraordinary success.
Pitino's ten-step plan isn't for quitters or for people looking for the easy road to success. But neither is it for the superstar talents or those with a Midas touch who expect their luck to hold forever. "Success Is a Choice" is for anyone who is serious about making dreams reality. It's a tool for preparing yourself for the challenges you face—from developing habits and discipline that will get you started down the path to success to learning the value of ferocious persistence as you begin to reach and surpass your goals. Basketball fans have already recognized Pitino's ability to get the most from his players. His message applies just as well off the court. An inspiring step-by-step program that will motivate almost anyone to perform better, "Success Is a Choice" can make a remarkable difference in your own life.
The DSC Trifecta
Cutting-Edge Workshops: Distributors and other experts talk about the latest solutions and innovations to improve your operations. The wealth of workshops at DSC are designed specifically for foodservice and convenience distributors and feature peers and other knowledge experts throughout the agenda.
Solutions Exposition: Discuss the latest warehousing and transportation solutions with top vendors supplying hardware, technology, and services that make your operations more profitable and help you serve customers better. Year after year, attendees testify about finding a DSC EXPO solution that solves a real problem in their operations.
Relationship Building: Strike up conversations with peers who share the same challenges. Networking opportunities include session breaks, meal e
vents, receptions, and facility tours. Introduce yourself to peers and share insights! It’s one of the great benefits of the conference.
Who Should Attend?
Foodservice and convenience distributors of every size will find relevant, timely content at this conference. Supplier logistics executives can also gain insights and important opportunities for dialogue with distributor counterparts. The Excutive Track also provides valuable sessions for company leadership.
The subjects discussed are appropriate for distributor leadership including chief executives and presidents, as well as vice presidents, directors, and managers of:
Technology / IT
Monday, October 14
Opening Day Keynote, Workshops & Expo
DSC 2013 opens with a keynote speaker, followed by concurrent workshops and the DSC Expo Grand Opening. The Expo includes a closing reception.
Tuesday, October 15
Expo, Education, Tours, and Networking
Day 2 of DSC 2013 includes breakfast and then our Expo, followed by concurrent workshops, facility tours of two local DCs, and the ever popular Tuesday Networking Reception.
Wednesday, October 16
Final Day Workshops
The final day features breakfast and a general session, followed by two series of Super Sessions.