|Face-to-Face||Starts July 28, 2021||3 days|
|Online||Starts November 15, 2021||3 weeks|
The focus will be on the design, planning, organization and control of the associated activities.
The course further examines logistics systems that support the physical supply of raw, semi-finished and finished materials to a firm, the planning and control of operations, and the delivery of the products or services up to the final customers, with the objective of achieving a sustainable competitive advantage and optimizing the value and the long-term performance of the firm and the supply chain as a whole.
The focus will be on the design, planning, organization and control of the associated activities. The following topics will be covered: supply chain structure, objectives and evaluation drivers and metrics, network design and facility location in a supply chain, demand and sales forecasting, aggregate planning, planning and managing inventory in a supply chain, transportation operations, sourcing and procurement, pricing, and information technologies in supply chain management.