Two very different careers: One combining supply chain and sustainability, the other supplying our nation’s armed forces. Read some of the insights our 2017 ALL Award honorees shared in an Up-Close Conversation following the Award presentation.

A signature AWESOME Symposium element: The Men’s Panel. Five leading men in supply chain spoke candidly about how they and their peers view diversity and what their companies are doing to try to achieve it.

A group of AWESOME Symposium participants had a rare insider’s view of the United Airlines Network Operations Center as one of three choices on Day 3 of the 2017 Symposium.

AWESOME Leaders take part in the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Forum. The event included the Women in Supply Chain Lunch and a discussion of key findings of the AWESOME/Gartner 2017 survey. Other news: As AWESOME seeks to raise the visibility of outstanding women in supply chain, the industry takes note, including recent coverage in Supply Chain Management Review. and WERCSheet.

Key findings of the 2017 Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted by AWESOME and Gartner Research, were reported by Dana Stiffler at the Symposium. The survey shows that CSCOs looking to advance women leaders should engage HR to prioritize recruiting and integrated pipeline planning.

The AWESOME online store for shirts, sweaters, vests, jackets -- and more -- displaying the AWESOME logo is open for business. (There’s even a “onesie” for your youngest AWESOME family member.)