Achieving Breakthrough Success in the Global Lithium-Ion Battery Value Chain

Hotel del Coronado 1500 Orange Avenue, San Diego, CA, United States

Scaling a battery venture often depends on strong strategic and financial partnerships. How can you tap into value chains that maximize the value of your product or solution and successfully negotiate strategic partnerships in that channel? David S. Jacoby, President of Boston Strategies International, will present case studies of extended value chain strategies and the […]

Artificial Intelligence in Supply Management

New York New York, NY, United States

It’s widely believed that artificial intelligence (AI) will displace jobs, but building supplier networks will create exciting jobs in algorithm development, hub network architecture design, communication standards engineering, and smart contract programming, especially in the early stages. In this session participants will learn 1) how to distinguish between digitalization and AI, 2) how AI can […]

Climate Change: How is it Changing Your Business and Investing Decisions?

New York New York, NY, United States

Climate change is at the top of the agenda nearly everywhere. How are you changing the way you run your business? The way you invest? Your lifestyle choices? This interactive workshop involving top business executives and government leaders will help align policy with business decisions.

Critical Success Factors When Implementing Industrial IoT Projects

New York New York, NY, United States

Zoom Panel discussion on the critical success factors when implementing industrial IoT/ industry 4.0 projects. This is an interdisciplinary panel discussion with IoT executives from Fortune 100 Companies, Consulting Companies, Professors and Investors on the specific challenges and business models for industry 4.0 implementations. Questions that will be covered in panel discussion: 1.) What are […]

Economics of Green Hydrogen using Floating Wind: Projections Through 2035


This session will evaluate the market potential for green hydrogen production using floating wind, and offer projections through 2035. It should be useful to owners, operators and investors considering funding concept or feasibility studies.

Subsea Mining of Cobalt, Manganese and Rare Earths


A diminishing supply of ethically sourceable terrestrial cobalt brings sea-based mining to the fore. This session will explain why subsea mining has come of age, and forecast the trajectory of the emerging mining companies in the space. The presenters will detail technical and commercial aspects of one major company’s mining and processing operations, and what […]

Innovations in Recycling Battery Materials


BSI President David Steven Jacoby will chair the Recycling track at the International Battery Seminar & Exhibit in Orlando.

Hydrogen In Commercial Transport & Logistics

David Steven Jacoby, Managing Director of Boston Strategies International, and John A. Foote III, Chief Technical Officer of Revchain LLC, speak on the role that hydrogen will play in commercial transport & logistics in this webinar sponsored by Elsevier and Knovel.

New York AI Summit – Can AI Shape the Path to a More Sustainable Energy Future?

We are pleased to announce that David Steven Jacoby, Supply Chain Transformation, Professor of Operations Management at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, will speak about “Can AI Shape the Path to a More Sustainable Energy Future?” at the New York AI Summit on December 8, 2022. David Steven Jacoby AI in Sustainability Presentation for […]

Supply Chain Independence and US-Japan Coordination

David Steven Jacoby, Managing Director of Boston Strategies International, spoke to the Japan Society about the Historical Evolution of Global Supply Chains prior to 1990, Supply Chain Disruptions from 1990-2020, The Pandemic Period (2020-Present), and The Need for US-Japan Collaboration For Enhanced Supply Chain Independence and Resilience.

The Critical Intersection of Clean Energy and Clean Water

Travis Loop, the Founder of waterloop, a nonprofit media outlet exploring solutions for sustainability and equity in water, interviews David Steven Jacoby at the University of Pennsylvania's Water Center's Corporate Engagement Roundtable, about the critical intersection between clean energy and clean water, and what it means for industrial companies, politicians and educators.

Intermodal Pathways for Energy Transition: Technologies and Timing

Tom O’Brien, Associate Dean, College of Professional and Continuing Education, California State University, Long Beach, and Dave Kelly, Director, Advanced Media Production for California State University, Long Beach, interview David Steven Jacoby about which technologies will be deployed on different modes of transport, and how the inland infrastructure will scale to support international intermodal traffic coming through […]

Penn Climate Ventures Explores the New Supply Chain Toolbox

Ian Pedroza, Joseph Wharton Scholar and Co-Director of Penn Climate Ventures, interviews David Steven Jacoby, adjunct professor of Global Supply Chain Decarbonization at Penn's Environmental Studies masters degree program, about David's work in modernizing the supply chain decision-making toolbox to consider carbon emissions.

WQHS Radio Interview on Reinventing the Energy Value Chain

Harsha Ravindran from the University of Pennsylvania's WQHS Student Radio show Changing Reality interviews David Steven Jacoby on his book Reinventing the Energy Value Chain, why the success of the energy transition depends on strategic supply chain management, and where investors can earn the greatest return on capital employed. Dr. Waddah S. Ghanem Al Hashmi, […]

Penn Club of New York: Will We Get to Net Zero?

The Penn Club of New York invites David Steven Jacoby back again to explain the thesis and themes of his newest book Getting to Net Zero: The Complete Guide to Decarbonizing Businesses and Supply Chains. He addresses head-on the twin question of whether net zero is possible and how businesses can get their companies across […]