Dematic is seeking qualified and dynamic speakers to deliver presentations at the upcoming 2012 Material Handling and Logistics Conference. 

This 27th annual Conference is a gathering of material handling and supply chain software solution experts and peers. The three day event is designed by a committee of industry end users and educators to satisfy and enlighten all disciplines in Supply Chain and Material Handling. The intended audience includes Management, Engineers, Technicians and Information Technologists. 

The program content examines a wide range of topics addressing how to implement, integrate, utilize and maintain equipment and software. We invite you to spend a few moments identifying interesting, contemporary topics and/or speakers for our premier educational event. 

Our attendees have identified the following as the top challenges they face today: 

• Labor Optimization
• Space Utilization
• Employee Development
• Energy/Sustainability
• Automation

Attendees have specifically indicated they are looking for information regarding the following: 

• Preventative Maintenance
• Cost Containment
• Increasing Throughput/Accuracy
• Logistics Solutions 
• Warehouse Layout and Design
• Continuous Improvement
• Successful Project Management
• Network Analysis Tools

Additionally other topics of interest would include: 

• Trends in Inventory Control
• Customer Satisfaction
• Technology Advances for the Warehouse/DC
• National or Global Issues Affecting the Supply Chain
• Automation Best Practices

All conference presentations must be educational in nature – absolutely no company or product specific promotion is permitted. To submit your conference programming suggestions, complete this electronic form no later than January 27, 2012. 

To review 2011 conference programming, visit  

If you have any questions please contact Debra Steinbach at 262-860-6546. Thank you in advance for your consideration. 

The 2012 Material Handling and Logistics Conference Planning Committee.