Committee Legal & Compliance

Manufacturing: Navigating 2023 Disruptors

K&L Gates, Republic Plaza - 9 Raffles Place - #31-01, 049315, Singapore
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Join us to discuss navigating disruptors in manufacturing operations

In this event, we will discuss the macroeconomic factors that have the potential of disrupting manufacturing operations in the coming year and how to navigate them.

Who should attend? 

Manufacturing industry participants including: in-house counsels, supply chain managers, directors and project managers 

Participants are highly encouraged to participate for interactive discussions on pertinent real-life issues faced in the manufacturing industry. Additionally, this is a great opportunity to network with other executives in the manufacturing industry over breakfast!

List of questions which will be discussed:

Managing Counterparty Risks

  1. What are the counterparty risks and how to manage them? How do you prepare for contractual negotiations and diligence?
  2. What are some real-life examples of breach and how did you resolve them?
  3. What are the possible insolvency events that may affect the relationship?
  4. What are the practical ways to best protect your company’s rights?

Dealing with Labour Disruptions

  1. What are the labour disruptions in the manufacturing industry?
  2. What are the common issues arising from non-compete agreements? What is the market standard?
  3. What are the challenges in attracting and retaining workers in a workforce storage?
  4. How do you respond to demands for alternative work schedules?

Supply Chain Issues

  1. Any takeaways from COVID-19 disruptors? Do your company diversify supply chain networks?
  2. What are the common challenges relating to the supply chain and how do you deal with it?
  3. How do you deal with higher costs, longer production time and customer satisfaction?

Our Speakers:

  • Joan Lim-Casanova, Partner (Dispute Resolution) at K&L Gates Straits Law
  • Vincent Amiot, Head of the Asia-Pacific South Legal & Compliance department at SIG Combibloc


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