NuTech Solutions, a provider of predictive analytics and profit optimization software, will join several organizations involved in supply chain management for the Council of Logistics Management’s annual conference.

The conference, called Logistics 2003, takes place in Chicago from Sept. 21-24 at McCormick Place.

NuTech’s vice president of product research Lawrence Davis will be part of a panel discussion titled “What’s Next in Optimization?” which is part of the supply chain optimization track of the conference, on Sept. 22.

Joining Davis is a panel of supply chain professionals that includes Sanjiv Sidhu, chairman and chief executive officer at i2 Technologies; Gregory Owens, chairman and CEO of Manugistics; Lawrence Lapide, VP and general manager of AMR Research; Mitchell Mac Donald, editorial director of DC Velocity Magazine; and moderator John Langley, professor of supply chain management at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

The panelists will offer their insights on closely monitored advances in supply optimization and future trends.