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    • Additive Supply Chains 

      Das, Suman (2017-10-25)
      Additive manufacturing (AM) technologies build parts directly from digital data without any specialized or custom tooling. In the AM approach, a 3-D blueprint for an item can be downloaded from the cloud, and the item can ...
    • Advances in Last Mile Logistics 

      Erera, Alan; Savelsbergh, Martin (2017-04-26)
    • An AI Framework Used in Crisis Management and Decision Making 

      Benaben, Frederick (2019-04-23)
      Model-Driven Engineering (MDE) is meant, above other usages mainly in software design, to support the process of system design, especially the transitions and the coherency between models of different levels and different ...
    • Applications of IOT Technology in the Supply Chain 

      Clark, Russell (2018-01-24)
      The commoditization of sensor packages along with ubiquitous wireless communications has combined to make the Internet of Things a reality. The supply chain and logistics fields are undergoing dramatic changes based from ...
    • Applications of Machine Learning in the Supply Chain 

      Pokutta, Sebastian (2018-02-15)
      In this talk we will explore the possibilities of machine learning in supply chains and logistics. We will see that modern machine learning methods, often in a black box fashion, allow us to move from model-driven ...
    • Applications of Simulation in Supply Chain Facility Analysis and Design 

      Goldsman, David; Alexopoulos, Christos (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-08-23)
      We will discuss the use of simulation as a tool for analyzing and improving supply chain performance. In particular, we will show how simulation can be used to (i) evaluate the effectiveness and robustness of a particular ...
    • Bringing Intelligent Supply Chain to Life: Practical Paths on Azure 

      Duggar, Keith (2019-10-23)
      Though building a Connected Intelligent Supply Chain can seem daunting, we say Think Big, Start Small, Move Fast. To that end, the Microsoft Azure ecosystem provides platforms, products, and services to accelerate incremental ...
    • Delivery in the Age of the Shared Economy 

      Savelsbergh, Martin (2020-02-12)
      The success of on-demand platforms to obtain a ride, e.g., Uber and Lyft, which rely on crowd-sourced transportation capacity, has radically changed the view on the potential and benefits of crowd-sourced transportation ...
    • The Design and Operation of On-Demand Distribution Systems 

      Pazour, Jennifer (2018-04-04)
      Modern distribution systems need to fulfill a wide variety of requests quickly with little warning in small units to many dispersed locations at low costs. This is fundamentally different than yesterday’s demand, which ...
    • Digital Transformation of Last-Mile Delivery 

      Ratliff, Donald (2019-11-13)
      Last-mile delivery (i.e., the delivery of merchandise to a store or end user), is a prime target for digital transformation. It is the most expensive and fastest growing leg of the supply chain and often the most critical ...
    • From Smart Machines to Smart Supply Chains: Some Missing Pieces 

      McGinnis, Leon (2019-04-10)
      Modern warehouses, factories and supply chains are becoming enormously complex systems. Historically, the design and control of these systems has depended upon evolution and refinement over time to achieve high levels of ...
    • Georgia's Ports - What's Next? 

      Pyron, Clifford (2019-02-13)
      We will discuss a general global perspective, and then a North America focus on current and future supply chain challenges relative to infrastructure constraints. An overview of omni-channel dynamics in serving related ...
    • Launched by Disruption 

      Amling, Alan (2019-03-13)
      E-commerce, globalization and urbanization, combined with new technologies and business models, are disrupting industry stalwarts. Today, no company is immune from disruption. How should companies respond? Can disruption ...
    • The Local Character of Urban Air Mobility: Opportunities and Challenges 

      German, Brian J. (2020-01-15)
      Urban air mobility (UAM) with electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft is emerging as a promising aviation market for both cargo delivery and passenger travel. The rise of UAM is being driven by the convergence ...
    • The New Frontier of Data-Driven Price Optimization 

      Wang, He (2017-11-15)
      In practice, firms are often faced with pricing challenges including high demand uncertainty, limited inventory, and restrictions to conduct price experimentation. In this talk, I will discuss models and algorithms that ...
    • Operational and Tactical Analysis of Same-Day Delivery Distribution Systems 

      Toriello, Alejandro (2018-10-24)
      E-retail is a highly competitive segment that constantly demands innovation and process improvement. One such innovation rapidly gaining traction is same-day delivery (SDD); large e-retailers like Amazon are quite active ...
    • Physical Internet: Concept, Research and Innovation 

      Montreuil, Benoit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-02-22)
    • Predictive Analytics within the Service Supply Chain 

      Gebraeel, Nagi Z. (2017-03-29)
      The Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech established the Center for Predictive Analytics and Real-Time Optimization. (PARO). The center focuses on two main thrust areas. The first thrust ...
    • Project Management Profession – its Roots, Growth, and Future 

      Snyder, Jim (2019-09-09)
      The World of Project Oriented Work – From 1960 to 2019, History of PMI and Georgia Tech's Role, A Celebration of 50 Years, The Changing World of Managing Projects
    • Quantitative Methods in Health and Humanitarian Systems 

      Keskinocak, Pinar (2019-08-28)
      There are numerous opportunities in utilizing quantitative methods in health and humanitarian systems. There are often limited resources and multiple stakeholders in these settings, and efficient and effective decision-making ...