GS1 Connect

Digital Edition • June 8‑10

GS1 Connect: Digital Edition • June 8-10, 2021Move Beyond Supply Chain Challenges

Innovators and business leaders met at this year’s supply chain conference to identify breakthrough possibilities for the future.

2021 Key Conference Takeaways

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Meet shifting consumer demands with complete and accurate data

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Drive engaging customer experience through unique identification

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Enable end-to-end supply chain visibility using GS1 Standards

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Bridge digital and physical supply chains through technology

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Drive supply chain innovation, agility, and resilience in a COVID-19 world

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Connect and learn how to do business with industry leaders

2021 Conference HighlightBob Carpenter Shares Supply Chain Insights

Watch Bob Carpenter, GS1 US President and CEO, as he shares observations at GS1 Connect 2021 on the evolving supply chain and the role of standards in helping move beyond the constraints of the past year and a half. Hear how a focus on data management and digitization, the acceleration of business, and new ways to collaborate can help organizations innovate and thrive in uncertain times.

Featured Speakers

GS1 US President and Chief Executive Officer and GS1 Connect speaker Bob Carpenter

Conference Host

Bob Carpenter

President & Chief Executive Officer, GS1 US

GS1 Connect Conference Emcee Katie Linendoll

Conference Emcee

Katie Linendoll

Consumer Technology Expert, Emmy Award-Winning TV Personality

GS1 Connect Keynote Speaker Mitch Joel


Mitch Joel

Innovation Expert and Best-Selling Author

GS1 Connect Conference Keynote Speaker Nancy Giordano


Nancy Giordano

Futurist and Corporate Strategist

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2021 Winners – Startup Lab Pitch Competition

Thank you to our eight finalists, and congratulations to our winners:

First Place: Strella Biotech
Second Place: Magnomer
Third Place: MeCycle

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Save the Date for GS1 Connect 2022!

June 7–9, 2022
Marriott Marquis | San Diego, California

It is a great way for those who have not been able to attend a conference in person to learn more about why standards are important and how other businesses have incorporated GS1 Standards into their processes.