Great Lakes receives award for best curriculum
Great Lakes Chennai received two awards at the recently held 3rd Institute of Supply Chain & Management (ISCM) Asian Supply Chain Thought Leadership Summit in Mumbai. Dr. Vaidy Jayaraman, Associate Dean of Great Lakes was invited as a Key note speaker for the summit and delivered a talk on the topic ‘The long arduous road to digital supply chains – From bullock carts to bullet trains.’ The talk focused on how Supply Chain Management can contribute to the digitization of the Business model and covered how commodity volatility, dynamic demand forecasting and vendor specific challenges have forced supply chains to become more resilient to external shocks and strategic plans to mitigate supply chain risks.
The summit was attended by senior administrators from more than 60 companies in the area of Supply Chain across domains including Manufacturing, Financial Services, Logistics Service Providers and Analytics. This was followed byan awards ceremony in the evening, in which, Great Lakes was awarded for ‘Best curriculum in Supply Chain Management’ and honored Dr. Vaidy as the ‘Best Academician in Supply Chain Operations’ for his overall contribution in research, teaching and consulting.