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Track: Supply Chain Analytics

Leveraging Data to Better Facility Investment Decisions

Tuesday, April 13, 1:45-2:25pm EDT

Learn how to leverage the power of analytics to assess and invest in your facilities. Management of the Department of Defense’s inventory is complex – assets are spread across the globe, accounting for the largest federal footprint with approximately 1,000 different types of assets that support a variety of critical missions that ensure our nation’s overall readiness. Over time, the information about these assets has landed in several independent systems designed for specific functions. This capability is the origin of bringing the data together in a more comprehensive and efficient manner. It will greatly reduce the amount of time spent on consolidating data from multiple systems and free up more time for conducting the analysis.

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Jim Eselgroth

Jim Eselgroth

Deputy, Chief Technology Officer at Definitive Logic

Mr. James “Jim” D. Eselgroth is the Deputy, Chief Technology Officer at Definitive Logic. Jim helps government leaders optimize mission outcomes by leveraging technology, thought leadership, and change management techniques. He ensures excellence in the delivery of full life-cycle digital transformation activities, long-term technology strategy and vision planning, and innovation project portfolio management. Jim establishes standards and best practices delivering repeatable results. He has a track record of success implementing agile processes, sharing intellectual capital, and embracing change through continual process improvement. Finally, he provides thought leadership and technical expertise in support of key business development & marketing campaigns, vendor partnerships, and staff development. Jim has 26 years of experience as an expert problem solver, change manager, and data-driven divergent thinker.