Multinational technology manufacturer Flex has joined the speaker line-up for SCF Forum Americas,  the Supply Chain Finance Community’s first conference examining the state of supply chain finance in the USA. Treasury manager Ilkim Saracel (see picture) will share the firm’s process for implementing an effective supply chain finance program as part of an overall working capital strategy.

Flex is the latest speaker to join a line-up that already includes global manufacturing giant Siemens, winner of the SCF Community’s Gold Award in 2018, as well as PetersenDean, and others. The agenda for the event also includes panel discussions and technology presentations from companies such as Taulia, PrimeRevenue, Kyriba, Tradeshift and Codix.

The event takes place on August 7th at the Los Angeles campus of USC Marshall School of Business and has already attracted registered delegates from companies across the region, including GUESS, Avery Dennison, Poly, Murphy Oil Corporation, Bimbo Bakeries and Atara Biotherapeutics. Tickets for the conference are available through the event website, with an ‘early bird’ rate saving $100 which expires on 4th July. A limited number of guest passes are available for corporate treasury and procurement practitioners in corporations – e-mail for details.