E2open: Who: Desikan Madhavanur, General Manager of Products and Strategy at E2open , will be speaking at the sixth annual Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain Summit. What: Madhavanur’s presentation will focus on the importance of managing global supply chain risk utilizing collaborative execution . This includes providing tips that will help businesses achieve more supply chain flexibility in the face of unforeseen disasters, identifying and responding to weak spots in the supply chain and how to successfully reduce inventory costs by assessing the appropriate inventory buffers to have in place. Madhavanur will also be speaking on a panel featuring executives from Avnet, Cisco and Lam Research that will provide attendees with an interactive discussion on mitigating risk in a multi-tiered supply chain. When: Madhavanur’s presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, October 23 from 10:55 – 11:10 a.m. Pacific Time (PT). The panel will take place immediately following. Where: The Hi-Tech & Electronics Supply Chain Summit will be held at the Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco, California. For more information, please visit http://events.eyefortransport.com/hitechus/index.php. E2open is a leading provider of strategic, cloud-based solutions for collaborative execution across global trading networks. The E2open Business Network, which recently surpassed 100,000 unique registered users, allows participants to securely access and share information and to perform business processes with external parties in real time to coordinate their key supply chain-related functions. About E2openE2open is a leading provider of cloud-based, on-demand software solutions enabling enterprises to procure, manufacture, sell, and distribute products more efficiently through collaborative execution across global trading networks. Brand owners use E2open solutions to gain visibility into and control over their trading networks through the real-time information, integrated business processes, and advanced analytics that E2open provides. E2open customers include Celestica, Cisco, Dell, HGST, IBM, L'Oréal, LSI, Motorola, Seagate, and Vodafone. E2open is headquartered in Foster City, California with operations worldwide. For more information, visit www.e2open.com.