Program Duration: 3 - 5 days
Method: Interactive lectures, case study work
Academic Directors: Prof. Dr. Rod Franklin and Prof. Dr. Jörn Meissner
Certificate: KLU Executive Education Program Certificate
The program introduces managers to the fundamentals of supply chain management, helping them to develop a framework that is applicable within the context of their industry. Participants acquire strategies, tools and best practices for rigorously tackling supply chain and logistics issues at both strategic and tactical levels. They will also be able to systematically identify opportunities to boost their firm’s profits through improvements in their supply chain.
Faculty present state-of-the-art models and practical tools for supply chain management and multi-plant coordination in a collaborative learning environment. Participants will learn effective logistics strategies for companies operating complex networks and be inspired to integrate supply chain components into a coordinated system to increase service levels and to reduce costs. The effective management of facilities, inventories, transportation, information, outsourcing, and strategic partnering to improve operational performance are presented with real-world case studies.
Learning Outcomes and Benefits for your Company
Participants will leave the course with powerful insights into logistics issues and a new awareness of additional ways to drive business results via strategic supply chain choices. The bottom line result is the ability to make more profitable decisions for their companies.