Free webinar to explore supply chain risk

The campus community and members of the public are invited to a free webinar at noon Wednesday, Mar. 27, about how to address supply-chain risk.

This webinar is part of the Engineering and Operations Management Lunch and Learn Webinar Series.

The webinar, titled “Supply Chain Risk,” will be presented by Ed Pohl, professor and head of the Department of Industrial Engineering.

This webinar will discuss the nature of supply-chain risk in today’s world, how to identify the greatest risks in your supply chain, and strategies for mitigating the risks.

Examples of specific risk factors and how to address them will be presented, as well as real-world examples of how companies have both succeeded and failed in their efforts and the driving factors for each.

The seminar will conclude with a brief overview of Blockchain and the promise Blockchain holds for helping reduce supply chain risk.

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