BAFT Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp is a deeper dive training held the day before the 28th BAFT Annual Conference on International Trade. This full day event is led by Supply Chain Finance expert, Mr. Alexander Malaket, President of OPUS Advisory Services International Inc., in Canada, and Founder and Managing Director of Trade Finance Associates Pte in Singapore.

Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp is held in conjunction with the Annual Conference on International Trade. Separate registration is required or if you plan to attend both, receive a specially discounted bundled pricing. See pricing below.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the boot camp, participants should come away with:

  1. 1. Understanding of newly released industry papers on open account/receivables financing
  2. 2. Technological applications in SCF programs
  3. 3. Understand roles and expectations of each stakeholder involved in a Payables Finance program
  4. 4. How you can use credit insurance as a risk mitigant for various supply chain assets
  5. 5. Understand how third party platforms can be used for SCF programs, for invoice purchase/sales and to identify 3rd party funding sources.
  6. 5. Best practices/case studies
Earn Up To 6.0 CPDs for CDCS Recertification

Are you a Certified Document Credit Specialist (CDCS)? You can earn up to 6.0 continuing professional development (CPD) credits towards your recertification by attending the Supply Chain Finance boot camp.

Hotel Accommodations
  • Swissôtel Chicago
  • 323 E Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601
  • (312) 565-0565

    The Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp will be held at the Swissotel Chicago. BAFT has negotiated special room rates for its attendees. Attendees must reserve their room directly with the hotel. Please refer to the hotel page for additional information.

  • Register for the Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp Now!

    Register online or download and complete the paper registration form. The Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp is held in conjunction with the 28th BAFT Annual Conference on International Trade. If you are planning to attend both events, you are eligible for the special bundled pricing. See below.

    Supply Chain Finance Bootcamp (SCF) ONLY
    Early Bird Registration
    Until August 17
    Regular Rate
    After August 17
    Member450450
    Nonmember600600
    Government/Future Leader300300
    SCF + Annual Conference on International Trade*
    Early Bird Registration
    Until August 17
    Regular Rate
    After August 17
    Combo Member16501850
    Combo Nonmember23502550

    *Receive $150 off the individual event rates when you register for both events. Additional group discount also applies for the combo pricing for 5 or more full priced member registrations. Please contact events@baft.orgto register. Group discount does not apply to non-members/government/single day/corporate/any discounted or SCF registrations only.