- MODEX 2014
March 17, 2014
MODEX 2014, to be held March 17-20 at the Georgia World Congress Center, is one the largest expositions for manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions in the Americas. The show is designed to offer supply chain efficiency solutions, learning opportunities and information by showcasing the products and services of over 800 leading providers. SCL will be hosting a booth and offering its Material Handling 101 course at the Georgia World Congress Center in conjunction with the event.
- 2014 Georgia Logistics Summit
March 18, 2014
Stop by the SCL booth March 18-19, 2014 at the sixth annual Georgia Logistics Summit to be held at the Georgia World Conference Center. The Georgia Logistics Summit is a unique event packed with valuable business information and networking opportunities like no other. Keynote speakers will address topics that are relevant to the operation and logistics success of your business.
Georgia Tech's Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE) undergraduate program maintained its top ranking in the 2014 Edition of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News and World Report.
Özlem Ergun has been appointed the Coca Cola Associate Professor in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering for a three year term of service, beginning August 15, 2013.
Nagi Gebraeel has been appointed Chandler Family Associate Professor in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering for a three year term of service, beginning August 15, 2013.
Professors Chip White and Alan Erera participated in the by invitation-only E.U.-U.S. Transportation Research Symposium on City Logistics Research that was held from May 30-31 at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.
Workshop Highlights Collaboration and New Technology in SCM at 2013 Health & Humanitarian Logistics ConferenceJuly 1, 2013
At this year's Health & Humanitarian Logistics Conference in Malaysia, one interactive workshop, led by CARE, Save the Children, and Catholic Relief Services, highlighted the importance of inter-organizational collaboration in the implementation of a new Supply Chain Management system to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of planning, tracking and distributing disaster relief items.
Ramudhin and Ratliff Author Recent Study on Port Performance in Belize, Central America, and Dominican RepublicMay 9, 2013
Amar Ramudhin and Don Ratliff were authors of a recent study, titled "Assessment of Port Performance and Port Connectivity Study in Belize, Central America, and the Dominican Republic," which was released at the annual meeting of the Inter-American Development Bank in Panama March 14-17.
Sweeping revisions to Costa Rica's medical-products registration process are receiving one last in-house review before the final recommendations are delivered to officials at the Ministry of Health. The project, initiated at the request of Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla, is one of three major initiatives on the docket at Georgia Tech's Costa Rica Trade, Innovation, and Productivity Center.
Jaymie Forrest, managing director of the Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute, is highlighted as part of Supply & Demand Chain Executive's first-ever “Top Female Leaders of the Supply Chain”.
A new online tool takes the guesswork out of developing individualized catch-up immunization schedules by allowing parents and health care providers to easily create a schedule that ensures missed vaccines and future vaccines are administered according to approved guidelines.