AI-Driven Supply Chains: 3 Cases

Feb 29, 2024 at 8:00AM - Feb 29, 2024 at 9:00AM



Join researchers from across the MIT Global SCALE Network for an interactive discussion.

This MIT Global SCALE Network webinar explores how supply chains are being transformed from three complementary perspectives: how strategy and leadership have to be deployed to reach impactful SC transformation, how AI-driven algorithms are developed to improve operations, and finally, the role of data-driven decisions supported by AI to enhance efficiency and interpretability. The critical components of three practical case studies will be discussed, including well-known companies...

Social-driven supply chain network design: Bringing nutrition to underserved communities through AI

Feb 29, 2024 at 11:00AM - Feb 29, 2024 at 12:00PM

Join us for the second webinar of 2024 in the MITx MicroMasters Program in SCM!


Laura Allegue and Kellen Betts, the course leads for SC2x and SC4x, will be honored to host Dr. Christopher Mejia to discuss the importance of using prescriptive analytics (i.e., operations research and artificial intelligence) to analyze complex food supply chains. Join us to learn why food issues matter and how efficient supply chains can reduce them. We will discuss how data- and model-driven approaches can improve nutrition in underserved communities in India by formulating an optimization model to...

Sustainable Supply Chains: Transforming Your Climate Pledges into Actionable Strategies

Mar 06, 2024 at 11:00AM - Mar 06, 2024 at 12:00PM


In this presentation, Dr. Josué C. Velázquez Martínez will discuss how companies can build sustainable supply chain strategies to achieve their carbon targets while meeting their business goals. In addition, he will present some examples of sponsored research projects conducted by the sustainable supply chain lab, where companies are available to account for carbon emissions in their supply chain and logistics decisions.

2023-24 POMS and MIT–SCALE Latin America & Caribbean Conference

Mar 16, 2024 at 9:00AM - Mar 19, 2024 at 5:00PM

Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

POMS Chapter for the Caribbean and Latin America + MIT–SCALE Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean = one major conference for the region

We are excited to announce that the MIT–SCALE Conference for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) will merge with the 2023 POMS LAC Conference! The event will be hosted by a consortium consisting of LOGYCA, Universidad Tecnologica de Bolivar, and Universidad del Norte on March 16–19, 2024. It will be a hybrid virtual/in-person event. Join us in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, or from anywhere in the world! Review presentations from top academics...

Crossroads 2024

Mar 26, 2024 at 9:00AM - Mar 26, 2024 at 4:00PM

MIT Campus

How will AI impact our jobs and work? Discover how emerging innovations intersect with supply chain management. Since 2014, Crossroads has been offering a unique learning opportunity for participants by connecting experts from MIT, the world’s foremost center for technological innovation, with the foremost business and management industry leaders, and researchers from the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, the global leader in supply chain education and research.

2024 Annual Partner Meeting

Mar 27, 2024 at 8:30AM - Mar 27, 2024 at 1:00PM

MIT Campus

The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (MIT CTL) convenes members from the MIT CTL Supply Chain Exchange for the Annual Partner Meeting. The Annual Partner Meeting provides the representatives from our 50+ Supply Chain Exchange member companies with updates on the latest research and development activities at MIT CTL. We use this time together to solicit input from members on future plans for the Center.

Why Do Humans and AI Have to Work Together?

Apr 03, 2024 at 11:00AM - Apr 03, 2024 at 12:00PM


Join this engaging session with the Dr. Maria Jesus Saenz, Director of the MIT Digital Supply Chain Transformation Lab where we will discuss the latest research around Humans and AI complementary capabilities. We will present examples of different configurations of human-AI collective intelligence and how they are contextualized to apply AI more successfully. And we will also discuss some applications and research field experiments on human-AI collective intelligence in forecasting and demand planning.

Executive Education – Supply Chains: Driving Strategic Advantage

Jun 04, 2024 at 8:00AM - Jun 07, 2024 at 2:45PM

MIT Campus

The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics Executive Education intensive courses provide the resources you need to stay ahead of the latest developments in SCM. To harness the power of the supply chain as a strategic resource, executive leadership needs to cultivate teams that exhibit a unique combination of both analytical and interpersonal capabilities. Our faculty and instructors include some of the world’s most prominent thought leaders across disciplines.