October 2018

Oct 09, 2018 at 11:30AM - Oct 10, 2018 at 5:00PM

This MIT CTL Roundtable is exclusively for members of the MIT CTL Supply Chain Exchange and invited guests. If you are not a member of the Supply Chain Exchange and are interested in attending this roundtable, please reach out to Katie Date at <datecl@mit.edu>.  

Location: MIT E40-356 (SCM Lab)

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This invitation-only MIT CTL Roundtable will comprise a half-day workshop to explain blockchain and develop a common understanding of blockchain technology, followed by a full-day roundtable session to examine the most promising applications in the supply chain domain.

September 2018

Sep 28, 2018 at 12:00PM - Sep 28, 2018 at 1:00PM

The introduction of new horizontal drilling technologies has led to explosive growth in the domestic production of crude oil and natural gas, creating new freight flows by different modes of transport, especially impacting the pipeline, rail and maritime sectors.  Several significant and dramatic incidents, triggered a study by the Transportation Research Board, which assessed the experience of all the impacted modes.  Professor Philip was a member of the TRB Study Committee and will report on its findings, and on his team’s additional work looking more deeply into the safety experience of the...

Sep 27, 2018 at 4:00PM - Sep 27, 2018 at 5:30PM

Balancing Green When to Embrace Sustainability in a Business (and When Not To)

Lecture and Q&A

D'Amore-McKim School of Business

310 Behrakis Center 

30 Leon St
Boston, MA 02115

 

Yossi Sheffi Lecture - D'Amore-McKim School of Business

Please join the Supply Chain and Information Management Group in welcoming Yossi Sheffi, Elisha Gray II Professor, Engineering Systems; Director, Center for Transportation and Logistics, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT, who will be discussing his book.

Prof. Sheffi will offer a pragmatic take on how businesses of all sizes balance the competing demands of profitability and employment with sustainability. Prof. Sheffi's book will be available for purchase and signing at the end of the program.

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Sep 18, 2018 at 4:00PM - Sep 18, 2018 at 5:00PM
Lisa Conway, Vice President of Sustainability for Interface will visit CTL will speak about Interface’s progressive agenda on carbon emissions reduction, recycling and more.

July 2018

Jul 30, 2018 at 8:30AM - Aug 03, 2018 at 5:00PM

MIT campus

The MIT SCx Supply Chain Bootcamp is an intensive, highly interactive education program that will build upon the learning experience of the SCx learner.  In the Bootcamp, learners will put the SCx concepts to work just as managers and executives would do within the firm – using the tools and analytics to make critical management decisions regarding the supply chain and the business.

June 2018

Jun 12, 2018 at 9:30AM - Jun 15, 2018 at 3:00PM

MIT Campus
The Porter Center for Management Education
100 Main Street, Building E62, room 276
Cambridge, MA 02142

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Registration Fee: US$5,995

Today’s companies are realizing the importance of the supply chain as a revenue generator — it's not just a cost of doing business. In order to remain competitive in the global marketplace, senior executives must completely transform their business approach and conventional supply chain practices, and embrace new capabilities that drive more value.

May 2018

May 24, 2018 at 12:00PM - May 24, 2018 at 1:00PM
While there is a good deal of media coverage that portends the wholesale elimination of trucking jobs due to autonomous technology, there is little careful study of the labor market impacts.
May 22, 2018 at 8:00AM - May 22, 2018 at 6:00PM

MIT E40 & MIT E51

  • 8:00am - Registration Opens
  • 8:00 to 8:30am - Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30am - Welcoming Remarks
Every year, graduating master's students present their theses to the Center's corporate Supply Chain Exchange Partners. This one day event is a chance for Partners to hear the results of new student research, much of which has been done with Exchange Partners.
May 17, 2018 at 12:00PM - May 17, 2018 at 1:00PM
The presentation is divided in two parts that covers selected geographical aspects of the regional and local dimensions of city logistics.

April 2018

Apr 26, 2018 at 4:15PM
The private economics look as though automated trucks could replace intermodal on many routes, for millions of loads per year, with both faster transit times and equal or lower shipper costs.