- Free Webinar: Lean Warehousing Concept and Principles
August 13, 2014
This free, one-hour webinar will introduce attendees to using proven principles of lean management to cut waste and improve warehouse efficiencies.
- Free Webinar: How To Support Your Supply Chain Operations with Lean Inbound Logistics
August 19, 2014
This free, one-hour webinar will focus on the why and how to implement lean logistics to support the lean supply chain operations – both in manufacturing and distribution.
Interested alumni and friends, please complete the form at www.scl.gatech.edu/sclaffinity for us to gather and gauge interest as well as understand how potential members would like to be involved (we are open to your suggestions and ideas) in this exciting new Alumni Association initiative.
Tim Brown, Director of Professional Education with the Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL), speaks with SupplyChainBrain about Supply Chain Leadership training and the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Grant Program SCL is involved with.
Global supply chains and organizations that provide service to them must be able to adapt to change. The bill that cleared the way for the harbor in Savannah to deepen and expand is an example, necessitated by an infrastructure investment thousands of miles away in Panama. Freight transport infrastructure change is one of six major global trends identified by Georgia Tech Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech Professors Chip White, the Schneider National Chair in Transportation and Logistics, and Alan Erera, Coca-Cola Professor.
Teams from the Georgia Institute of Technology are recipients of four grants recently announced by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The funding is designed to support research that will strengthen U.S. manufacturing and innovation performance across industries.
Don Ratliff has been named the chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Logistics & Supply Chains for the 2014-2016 term
Out of twenty four teams of undergraduate students in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, the World Food Program team received the first place award in the Spring 2014 Senior Design Competition.
Interroll, a worldwide provider of key products and solutions for internal logistics, made a contribution to SCL to actively support professional education in supply chain engineering.
Georgia Tech’s Supply Chain & Logistics Institute Collaborates to Develop Eight Industry Recognized Supply Chain Operations CertificationsMarch 6, 2014
The Georgia Tech Supply Chain & Logistics Institute is teaming with Broward College to lead a consortium of 12 Universities and Colleges from across the country in a $25 million dollar grant to develop a set of eight industry recognized supply chain operations and logistics certifications.
The multidisciplinary report provides a glimpse of 10 years out, offering insight into the current and future challenges facing the industry and giving practitioners a plan to move forward.
With global trade likely to rise more than threefold to $27 trillion by 2030, logistics professionals are in high demand, according to Winning the Talent Race, a report by professional services firm PwC.
- Supply Chain Strategy
- Global Transportation
- Warehousing and Distribution
- Manufacturing Logistics
- Resource Scheduling
- Predictive Analytics and Real-Time Optimization
- China Logistics
- Health & Humanitarian Logistics
- Integrated Food Chains
- Wine Supply Chain Council
- PROJECT SITES
- Self-Coordinating Buses Reduce Bunching
- Maritime Inventory Routing Problems