Supply Chain Digitalization
The digitalization of information and the application of advanced innovative technologies present the opportunity to drive business value throughout the supply chain; companies need to shift from linear, sequential supply chains to an interconnected, open system of supply operations. Companies will have to break down its organizational silos to digital interconnected networks.
The Supply Chain Digitalization Research Group is focused on how digital technologies enable the supply chain to attain situational awareness and context-sensitive decision making, becoming customer-driven, agile and responsive..
This research area will investigate the new business models that companies will need to adopt to efficiently address shifts in both supply and demand. It explores how supply chains transformation stands in the context of the technologies that will help to better design, plan, and manage the flow of goods and orchestrate the participants in the ecosystems.