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Martin Savelsbergh - Delivery in the Age of the Shared Economy

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 18th, 2020 96 plays 0  

Brian German - The Local Character of Urban Air Mobility: Opportunities and Challenges​

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on January 17th, 2020 17 plays 0  

Don Ratliff - Digital Transformation of Last-Mile Delivery

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on November 21st, 2019 50 plays 0  

Keith Duggar - Bringing Intelligent Supply Chain to Life: Practical Paths on Azure

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on November 11th, 2019 38 plays 0  

Jim Snyder - Project Management Profession – its Roots, Growth, and Future

Mr. Snyder is a founder of the Project Management Institute, a Fellow of the Institute, and a past Volunteer Executive Director, President and Chairman of the Board. He is Chair Emeritus of the Board…

From  Katie Gentilello on September 18th, 2019 14 plays 0  

Pinar Keskinocak - Quantitative Methods in Health and Humanitarian Systems

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on September 5th, 2019 22 plays 0  

Supply Chain and Logistics at Georgia Tech-Savannah

Thanks to the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus, coastal area companies and supply chain and logistics professionals have local access to Georgia Tech's renowned professional education curriculum;…

From  Kelsey Harris on June 17th, 2019 43 plays 0  

Frederick Benaben - An AI Framework Used in Crisis Management and Decision Making

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on May 6th, 2019 38 plays 0  

From Smart Machines to Smart Supply Chains: Some Missing Pieces

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on April 22nd, 2019 27 plays 0  

Alan Amling - Launched by Disruption

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on March 25th, 2019 27 plays 0  

Clifford Pyron - Georgia Ports: What's Next

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 20th, 2019 33 plays 0  

Nancey Green Leigh - Rethinking the Warehouse: Urban Space and Economy in an Age of Smart Logistics

Urban logistics automation is collapsing traditional boundaries between storage and delivery, extending the warehouse presence in the built environment. At the same time, the growth of e-commerce…

From  Katie Gentilello on January 24th, 2019 50 plays 0  

Pascal Van Hentenryck - Scalable On-demand Mobility Services

The convergence of several technology enablers, including ubiquitous connectivity, autonomous vehicles, and sophisticated analytics, provides unique opportunities to fundamentally transform mobility…

From  Katie Gentilello on November 20th, 2018 51 plays 0  

Alejandro Toriello - Operational and Tactical Analysis of Same-Day Delivery Distribution Systems

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…

From  Katie Gentilello on November 5th, 2018 49 plays 0  

Supply Chain Innovation Showcase - Amari Ruff, Paul Noble

A special session where two early stage companies will talk individually about their unique characteristics/problems solved. Amari Ruff from Sudu will present "How startups are pushing the…

From  Katie Gentilello on October 1st, 2018 53 plays 0  

Debra Lam - Smart GT - Achieving Smart Communities Development at Georgia Tech

Whether measured by expected market valuation, speed of technological change, or potential of data collection and analytics, smart cities development has become a vital area of growth for…

From  Katie Gentilello on September 6th, 2018 26 plays 0