- ISyE/SCL September 2014 Supply Chain Day
September 23, 2014
ISyE students, please join us for our first Supply Chain Day for Fall 2014! The 3-hour session will host supply chain representatives from Caterpillar, Ernst & Young, Isotrak, Manhattan Associates, Peach State and UPS who will be on campus to educate ISyE students about their organizations and available employment opportunities.
- Free Webinar: Measuring and Managing Performance in Supply Chain and Logistics Operations
September 25, 2014Learn how to tailor your metrics and measurement processes to focus on the most important aspects of operations that impact overall corporate goals.
The humanitarian tragedies unfolding around the world have left many wondering what they can do to help. The Georgia Tech Health & Humanitarian Logistics Center uses science to improve areas of humanitarian need. Julie Swann, co-director of the center and associate professor in the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, offers advice to those who want to help struggling areas.
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.
H. Edwin Romeijn has been appointed the new H. Milton and Carolyn J. Stewart School Chair in the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering effective January 1, 2015. Romeijn is currently professor and Richard C. Wilson Faculty Scholar in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering at the University of Michigan and program director for Service Enterprise Systems and Manufacturing Enterprise Systems at the National Science Foundation in Arlington, Va.
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.
- Supply Chain Strategy
- Global Transportation
- Warehousing and Distribution
- Manufacturing Logistics
- Resource Scheduling
- Predictive Analytics and Real-Time Optimization
- China Logistics
- Health & Humanitarian Systems
- Integrated Food Chains
- Wine Supply Chain Council
- PROJECT SITES
- Self-Coordinating Buses Reduce Bunching
- Maritime Inventory Routing Problems