The Baker McKenzie Asia Pacific IMT and Supply Chain groups hosted a webinar entitled Ask the Experts: Supply Chain Digitalization in the Industrials, Manufacturing and Transportation Sector held on 27 May.

In this webinar, our lawyers from across the region were joined by Ben Simpfendorfer, CEO of Silk Road Associates as keynote speaker in an "ask the experts" session covering how global supply chain disruptions are continuing to impact the IMT sector, how companies are adopting technologies in their supply chains across Asia Pacific and key legal implications.

Topics covered:

  • Overview of the overall picture on how IMT companies are leveraging the latest technologies such as smart manufacturing, autonomous robots, data analytics, traceability and tracking, contactless deliveries, and automation tools
  • Key risk areas including on cybersecurity and data privacy particularly in sharing data with other supply chain participants
  • Tax and transfer pricing implications 
  • Latest government policies in key markets for encouraging digitalization relevant to the IMT sector

Guest Speaker:
Ben Simpfendorfer, CEO, Silk Road Associates

Baker McKenzie Speakers:
Anne Petterd, Partner, Sydney
Adrian Lawrence, Partner, Sydney
Ning Liu, Senior Economist, Shanghai
Riza Buditomo, Partner, Jakarta
Yaeko Hodaka, Partner, Tokyo



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