The 2019 MARPA EMEA Conference will take place May 15-16, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland at the Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge.
MARPA is proud to announce that Peter Berg, the Head of Supply Chain Management, Technical Operations at Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS), will serve as a keynote speaker for the 2019 MARPA EMEA Conference.
Mr. Berg manages the SCM processes within SAS Technical Operations, comprising of the contract department, purchasing, warehousing and transportation management. About two years ago, Peter was a part of a new PMA acceptance process implemented at SAS, in which focus has been moved towards implementing sustainable processes for material forecasting, obsolete and surplus material handling, and processes for in-and-out phase of aircraft affecting long term material planning.
In his previous career as an Air Force Logistics officer, Peter has served in Liberia, Uzbekistan, UAE and Congo. His last assignment was in the multinational Boeing C-17 program in Hungary, responsible for building up the SCM processes for the 30-year program.
Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) founded 1946 is the flag carrier in the Scandinavian countries Sweden, Norway and Denmark operating a fleet of 135 aircraft. SAS offers the most departures and has an attractive offering for people who travel frequently to, from and within Scandinavia. SAS conducted 817 flights daily in 2016/2017, and a total of around 30 million passengers traveled on SAS’s 272 routes between 123 destinations in Europe, the US and Asia. Membership in Star Alliance™ offers SAS access to a far-reaching global network and smooth connections. In addition to airline operations, activities at SAS include ground handling services, technical maintenance and air cargo services.
We look forward to seeing you in Dublin this May, because your customers are coming… are you?