NSW SCRt CIWG | The Warehouse of the Future – balancing people and technology
SCRt CIWG | The Warehouse of the Future – balancing people and technology
Despite today's availability of state-of-the-art tools, metrics, and methodologies to increase the effectiveness, accuracy, and overall productivity of warehousing, the bottom line is that we still rely on the performance of people in many warehouses today. More than two-thirds of warehouse managers say people are the top priority in their operations, even as technology continues to make the headlines. Far from replacing people with automation, the most efficient warehouses are those that use technology to make their workers more efficient. With the rise of wearable technology, voice-controlled picking, heads-up displays, and connected glasses, people will remain an integral part of a warehouse’s success. For that, the skills of the warehouse staff will need to develop in line with technological advancement. The scope for the session will focus around: • Balancing technological change with the right resources • Cross-functional interaction • Engaging employees • Driving change • Key measures
SIRF Roundtables in New South Wales, currently comprises in excess of 50 progressive organisations that are willing to network and share their best practices in a peer to peer learning environment, specialising in Operational Excellence, Supply Chain and Industrial Maintenance.
‘Common Interest Work Group’ (CIWG) events are for technical specialists looking to discuss with peers, specific topics they are working on, in and around their field of excellence.
Who should attend?
SIRF Common Interest Work Groups are for anyone interested in the topic of the day and have the broadest attendance range of any of our events.
A great event for Logistics, Supply Chain, Warehouse and Inventory Managers.
What are my parking options for the event?
To be advised
What are the PPE requirements?
Long pants, long sleeves, safety boots and hi-vis vest
When do I need to register by?
7 September 2020
This event is included in SIRF Roundtable membership
Who can I contact for further information?
Samantha Jeffrey on 0438 058 823John Smith on 0407 380 232
About The Host: SIRF Roundtables provides a secure and structured environment for our members to meet, learn together and be empowered by the success of others. We seek out and share leading-edge business practices and facilitate sharing among members. Our first priority is ensuring that you have an engaging and transformative experience. To ensure this, our membership is restricted (no consultants or vendors), and our facilitators have extensive real-world industry experience.
We are a national organisation that plans and holds events on a state by state basis. Our membership is broad and diverse, with more than 300 member companies across Australia. We often have non-members attending or hosting our events; contact our Customer Support and Event Manager, Samantha Jeffrey, on 0438 058 823 or email@example.com for details.
Website Link: http://www.sirfrt.com.au/
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