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IE 471 Supply Chain Practice
This course aims to relate students’ existing theoretical knowledge on supply (and demand) chain management with realities of business practice. To this end, the course is conducted in collaboration with a partner company. Topics include sales & operations planning, demand forecasting, inventory management, procurement, manufacturing, warehousing, distribution, sales channel management and retailing. For each topic, • Students are assigned preliminary questions that may require reading assigned resources and/or web research. • The instructor leads a discussion on related theoretical /analytical background. • Managers present related processes in their company and engage in discussions with students. • The goal is to use company examples to emphasize the processes, decision problems and analytical approaches relevant for all supply chains.
SU Credits : 3.000
ECTS Credit : 5.000
Prerequisite : -
Corequisite : -