Professor Yossi Sheffi
Elisha Gray II Professor, 
Engineering Systems, MIT
MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering
MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics


Balancing Green Book Cover

New Book

Balancing Green: When to Embrace Sustainability in a Business (And When Not To)

Professor Sheffi's fifth book, published by MIT Press will be available both in stores and in electronic format in mid-February of 2018.  Pre-orders are available online from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, as well as book stores everywhere.



Robot hand and Human hand

Latest Blog

Human Adaptability Still Needed in an AI-Driven World

If you’re one of the countless people wringing their hands over the prospect of artificial intelligence (AI) taking over the world, you might want to take a closer look at the kind of world AI is supposedly inheriting.



Sheffi on Sustainability: Green Grows Up


This new book, Balancing Green, does it. It is deep and technically credible, but also readable and loaded with familiar names and stories. Most importantly, it tackles the question of sustainability without a preconceived agenda.

Professor Sheffi speaking

Risk and Resilience Management for Competitive Advantage

Event Start
June 13, 2018

Mannheim, Germany

Future of Supply Chain Management

Event Start
June 28, 2018