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Manufacturing Innovation Consortium Launched and Honorary Board Member Announced

April 7, 2015

MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation launches Manufacturing Innovation Consortium The MIT Forum also announces Ravi Kumar, Executive Vice President of Infosys, as honorary board member of Technology Advisory Board The MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation has announced that it has launched the Manufacturing Innovation Consortium, which will be directed by the Forum’s Technology…

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MIT Forum News

March 9, 2015

Recent News MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation releases annual report on U.S. manufacturing Survey indicates 13.5 percent of manufacturers intend to move some manufacturing activities back to the U.S. December 11, 2014 Simchi-Levi and colleagues win INFORMS Daniel H. Wagner Prize for Excellence in Operations Research Practice Team awarded for utilizing Simchi-Levi’s Risk Exposure…

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MIT Forum Research Awards and Featured Research Papers

March 6, 2015

Prof. David Simchi-Levi Wins 2nd Data Science Award in Months Professor Simchi-Levi’s research in data science has had profound impact on the manufacturing and retail industry and has culminated in two recent INFORMS awards: the 2014 Revenue Management and Pricing Section Practice Award and the 2014 Wagner Prize for Excellence in Operations Research Practice, which…

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MIT Forum Technology Advisory Board

March 6, 2015

In June 2012, the MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation launched the Technology Advisory Board in response to Forum sponsors’ requests for data science and technology-transformation guidance. The Board consists of MIT academic and research leaders, with major technology providers and industry leaders collaborating on key issues around manufacturing, supply chain, retail, insurance and risk.…

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Risk Exposure Index™ (REI)

March 6, 2015

Risk Exposure Index™ (REI) Helps Industries Identify and Mitigate Risk Risk Exposure Index™ enables companies for the first time to fully quantify their maximum risk exposure from natural disasters or any other unpredictable supply chain disruptions. It specifically assesses for each node, or site, in a given supply chain the resulting financial impact, such as…

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Manufacturing Innovation Consortium

March 6, 2015

MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation Launches Manufacturing Innovation Consortium The MIT Forum has announced that it has launched a Manufacturing Innovation Consortium, which will be directed by the Forum’s Technology Advisory Board. The Consortium will bring together members of the global manufacturing and retail industry to collaborate and share research insights in data science,…

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Transforming Industry

March 5, 2015

MIT Forum’s Research in Supply Chain and Data Science Transform Industry The MIT Forum is a community composed of academics and industry members whose support allows the center to pursue research, enabling breakthroughs in customer-focused solutions across industry, using data science techniques to design and manage the new supply chain, expose and mitigate risk and…

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