What Does NATCOM Stand For?

NATCOM (National Conference on Materials) is the Annual All-India National Flag-Ship Conference for the Indian Institute of Materials Management ( IIMM ), for all the Practitioners, Experts, Consultants, Academicians, Corporates, Administrators,Civil Servants, Executives, Industrialists, Businessmen, Traders, Retailers,Manufacturers, Industries, Medium-Small Scale Units,Transporters, Suppliers, Exporter-Importers, Buyers,Students, as well as all Supply Chain - Materials - Logistics Managers.

Importance Of NATCOM 2022 (Chennai Branch)

The importance for Chennai Branch is the honour to host such an event after 21 years, coinciding with 75 years of Independent India( Aazadi ka Amrut Mahotsav ), whereeminent Captains of Industries,leading Administrators, Academicians,Experts, Practitioners from various walks of Manufacturing, Healthcare, Retail, Logistics, and Speakers from India/overseas will all share their current Best Practices, and also project the future scenario of Global Supply Chain - Logistics - I o T / Data Mining/VR/ AI/Cyber Technology and Robotics with an august and discerning All-India audience

Event Mix of NATCOM 2022
NATCOM 2022 has the following event mix :
  • Success Story sharing of supply chain professional.
  • Panel Discussion to evolve alternative strategies for future careers in supply chain management.
  • practices of different industry verticals including Automobile, Engineering, Infrastructure, Logistics, Retail, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, and Service Industries.
Top Speakers From:
  • Public Sector Organizations
  • Practicing Professionals
  • Leading Private Organizations
  • Leading Consultancy Companies
  • Various Premier Institutions
  • Functional Experts from Service Sectors
Event Schedule
  • NATCOM Theme:
    “Reinventing and Future-Proofing Global Supply Chain Management”
  • Chief Guest Address:
    Supply Chain Innovation in Boosting Global Economy
  • Key-Note Address:
    Government of India's policy interventions in improving Supply Chain Efficiency
Benefits of Attending NATCOM
  • To be conceptually clear, current, and creative in solving SCM issues using technology.
  • Developing supply strategy for your own business vertical and managing present business dynamics.
  • Identifying opportunities in every emerging threat and learning how to convert them into profits.
  • Better networking with peers across industries.
  • Improving customer satisfaction and retaining margins.
Who Should Attend?
  • Middle and senior level executives engaged in supply, production, and delivery for companies involved in manufacturing, assembly, process, project and service industries.
  • Supply chain service providers and consultants.
  • Small and medium entrepreneurs who are a part of the supply chain and are under pressure to reduce cost, and lead times.
  • Faculty from educational institutions in order to update themselves with the current happenings in the industry, and towards building competitiveness through lean and agile levers.
Registration & Delegate Fee
  • Nominations must be mailed along with the registration fees through a Crossed Cheque / Draft in favor of "Indian Institute of Materials Management, Chennai".
  • Nominations along with payment should reach the IIMM office on or before November 25th, 2022.
  • Delegate Fee:
  • Rs.7,000 per person for IIMM members and Rs.7,500 for non-members. GST of 18% will be further applicable.
  • 10% concession can be given if there are 3 or more participants from a single organization.
Tech Session 1 Circular Supply Chain ; The New Face of Sustainability
Tech Session 2 Farm to Fork Management of Agri-Food Supply Chain
Tech Session 3 Digital supply chain (AI, Industry 4.0, IoT, Blockchain, Analytics)
Tech Session 4 Keys to Mitigating Supply Chain Disruption
Tech Session 5 Green Home Health Care Supply Chain
Tech Session 6 The digital twin in the automotive industry or Manufacturing
Tech Session 7 Panel: Click and Mortar and is it Right for Your Retail Business

Key Organizers

Mr. HK Sharma

National President (IIMM)

Mr. K Nagappan

NATCOM 2022 Chairman (IIMM)

Mr. JS Prakash Rao

Sr. Vice President (IIMM)

Mr. C A Ageet Kumar

Vice president - North (IIMM)

Mr. N V Raghu Babu

Vice President - Central (IIMM)

Mr. Malay Chandan Mazumdar

Immediate Past President (IIMM)

Mr. Shambhu Shekar

Vice president - East (IIMM)

Mr. N Swayambhu

Vice president - South (IIMM)

Mr. K Ramachandran Nair

Vice President - West (IIMM)

Mr. Surendra Deodhar

National Secretary & Treasurer (IIMM)

Dr. B Ramesh

Chairman - IIMM Chennai

Mr. N S Sivaraman

NATCOM 2022 Advisor (IIMM)

Mr. TAB Barathi

NATCOM 2022 Advisor (IIMM)

Mr. S Subramanian - Subbu

Chairman-Content Committee NATCOM 2022 (IIMM)

Mr. Subir Kumar Mohanty

Vice Chairman, IIMM Chennai