Yossi Sheffi

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2016
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Served on Secretary of Commerce Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness - Washington, DC
2016
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The Center for Transportation and Logistics launches the MicroMasters in Supply Chain Management Program, MIT - Cambridge, MA
2016
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Founded Ningbo Supply Chain Innovation Institute - Ningbo, China
2015
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Founded the Luxembourg Centre for Logistics - Luxembourg
2015
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Published The Power of Resilience: How the Best Companies Manage the Unexpected
2015
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Professor at Institute for Data, Systems, and Society at MIT - Cambridge, MA
2013
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37th Annual PROSE Awards - American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence
2012
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Served on the Homeland Security Science and Technology Advisory Committee (until 2016) - Washington, DC
2012
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Published Logistics Clusters: Delivering Value and Driving Growth
2011
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Founded Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation and became Adjunct Professor- Shah Alam, Malaysia
2011
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Presented with honorary doctorate from the University of Zaragoza
2009
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Presented with the Aragón International Prize by the Government of Aragón - Zaragoza, Spain
2009
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Received the Eccles Medal for excellence in logistics education
2009
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Awarded named professorship, Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
2008
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Founded the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (CLI) - Bogotá, Colombia
2007
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Director of the Engineering Systems Division at MIT - Cambridge, MA
2005
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The Resilient Enterprise named Book of the Year by ForeWord Magazine (now ForeWord Reviews), in the category of Business and Economics
2005
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Retek, Inc. acquired by Oracle, Syncra software rebranded as Oracle Value Chain Collaboration
2005
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The Resilient Enterprise listed as one of the Best Business Books by the Financial Times
2005
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Published The Resilient Enterprise: Overcoming Vulnerability for Competitive Advantage
2004
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Syncra Systems acquired by Retek, Inc.
2004
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Founded Global SCALE Network at MIT - Cambridge, MA
2003
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Logistics.com acquired by Manhattan Associates
2003
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Founded Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) and became Adjunct Professor - Zaragoza, Spain
2002
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Life member of Clare Hall at Cambridge University - Cambridge, UK
2000
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Founded logistics.com
2000
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e-Chemicals acquired by Aspen Technology
1998
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Co-founded e-Chemicals
1998
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Founded the Master's of Supply Chain Management at MIT - Cambridge, MA
1997
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Recieved the Distinguished Service Award from Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
1997
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Co-founded Syncra Systems
1996
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PTCG aquired by The Sabre Group
1996
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Presented with the Anderson Award for Best Paper in the International Journal of Logistics Management
1994
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LogiCorp aquired by Ryder Systems
1992
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E. Grosvener Best Paper Award
1992
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Director of the Center for Transportation and Logistics at MIT - Cambridge, MA
1989
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Franz Edelman Award from INFORMS
1988
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Co-founded LogiCorp
1988
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Head of the Civil Engineering Department's Transportation Systems Division at MIT - Cambridge, MA
1987
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Co-founded Princeton Transportation Consulting Group (PTCG)
1985
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Best Teacher Award from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1985
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Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1984
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Published Urban Transportation Networks: Equilibrium Analysis with Mathematical Programming Methods
1981
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Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1978
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Assistant Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1978
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PhD in Civil Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1976
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MS in Civil Engineering, MIT - Cambridge, MA
1975
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BS in Civil Engineering, Technion - Haifa, Israel
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Dr. Yossi Sheffi is the Elisha Gray II Prof. of Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he serves as Director of the Center for Transportation & Logistics. He is a faculty member of the MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, as well as the Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. He is an expert in systems optimization, risk analysis and supply chain management.

He is the author of several best-selling and award-winning books, including The Power of Resilience (MIT Press, 2015), Logistics Clusters (MIT Press, 2012), The Resilient Enterprise(MIT Press, 2005) and Urban Transportation Networks (Prentice Hall, 1985).

Yossi has consulted with leading enterprises and founded or co-founded five successful companies: LogiCorp (acquired by Ryder in 1994); PTCG (acquired by Sabre in 1996); e-Chemicals (acquired by AspenTech in 2001); Logistics.com (acquired by Manhattan Associates in 2003); and Syncra Systems (acquired by Retek in 2004).

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MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics

MIT Masters of Engineering in Logistics

MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society

MIT Civil and Environmental Engineering Division