2021 Remote Learning Course- Inventory Management and Resource Allocation in Supply Chains

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday May 17, 2021 - Friday May 21, 2021
      9:30 am - 12:59 pm
  • Location: Online
  • Phone:
  • URL: https://canvas.gatech.edu
  • Email:
  • Fee(s):
    Please see course registration page
  • Extras:
Contact

chhs@gatech.edu 

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Inventory availability is the most important aspect of customer service, and the cost of inventory is one of the most important entries on a company's balance sheet.

Full Summary: This course will explore methodologies for tactical decision making including procurement and inventory policies, strategies for distribution and allocation of limited resources, and transportation decisions.

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Course Description

Many Supply Chain decisions are concerned with the timely and efficient procurement, allocation, and distribution of resources (e.g. funds, supplies, volunteers, money, employees) through a supply chain network. This course will explore methodologies for “medium term” decision making including procurement and inventory policies, strategies for distribution and allocation of limited resources, and supply chain design.

What Is Covered

  • Procurement decisions
  • Inventory management techniques for a single event versus ongoing operations under uncertainty
  • Strategies for resource allocation geographically and over time

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for representatives from governmental or non-governmental organizations, private corporations, military, and foundations, including but not limited to senior executives overseeing administrative and operational functions of an organization, logistics and supply chain managers, program managers, directors of field operations, directors of emergency/disaster preparedness and response, and public health professionals.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for representatives from governmental or non-governmental organizations, private corporations, military, and foundations, including but not limited to senior executives overseeing administrative and operational functions of an organization, logistics and supply chain managers, program managers, directors of field operations, directors of emergency/disaster preparedness and response, and public health professionals.

Remote Learning courses taken individually (not the full 3 course certificate program) will be $1800 each rather than the original fee of $2400, All three Courses taken as a part of the Certificate Program are offered at a reduced cost of $1400 each.

In need of financial support? Scholarships may be available If you are working for an NGO or outside of the United States. Contact Program manager, Joscelyn j.cooper@isye.gatech.edu for further details.

Please Note: All three (3) courses that comprise the Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management Certificate have been transitioned to a Remote Learning format and will be taught by LIVE video instruction similar to the experience you would receive in person.

• Responsive Supply Chain Design and Operations May 10-13

• Inventory Management and Resource Allocation in Supply Chains May 17-20

• Systems Operations and Strategic Interactions in Supply Chains May 24-27

The remote learning experience is maximized through our blended delivery format, consisting of online pre-course modules, live interactive video instruction, games, and breakout groups. The program is spread over three weeks, running only for a few hours each day (9:30am to 1:00pm, US Eastern time Monday through Thursday) to provide flexibility with work schedules.

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Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems (CHHS), The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute (SCL), School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISYE)

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students
Categories
Career/Professional development, Training/Workshop
Keywords
health, Logistics, Supply Chain, Humanitarian
Status
  • Created By: jcooper90
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jan 14, 2021 - 2:43pm
  • Last Updated: Mar 11, 2021 - 7:53pm