- 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 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.
Don Ratliff, executive director of ISyE’s Supply Chain & Logistics Institute wrote an article on the evolution of supply chain and logistics thinking for the February issue of the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
The Health & Humanitarian Logistics Center collaborates with Habitat for Humanity International to improve disaster response.
Alan Erera, ISyE associate chair for graduate studies, has been named a Coca-Cola Associate Professor in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE) for a three year term of service. The Coca-Cola Early Career Professorship is designed to enhance the ability of ISyE to “retain eminent teacher-scholars.”
After receiving such great response and feedback at the plenary talk Professor George Nemhauser gave at EURO-INFORMS, he agreed to present the talk to a group of graduate students at Georgia Tech. This fascinating and informative talk is available for download at: http://hdl.handle.net/1853/49829
The Home Depot team has received the first place award in the ISyE Fall 2013 Senior Design Competition. Students Lauren Kley, Drew Keller, Michael Gilkenson, Bryce Ferguson, Robert Faulk, Silvana Vivanco, Jing Mei Ho, and Melanie Ostis, guided by their faculty advisor, Steve Hackman, were chosen for their project “Analyzing paint Department Operations to Improve Customer Service.”
The 6th annual Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference will take place June 4-5, 2014 at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Santa Fe, in Mexico City. The Conference will be hosted by the Trade and Logistics Innovation Center, a Georgia Tech/Tecnológico de Monterrey partnership, and co-organized by the Georgia Tech Health & Humanitarian Logistics Center and the MIT Humanitarian Response Lab. This year's conference is made possible by the generous support of the UPS Foundation and Georgia Tech.
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.
- 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