Past Appearances

2021

Event Start
October 10, 2021
Venue
CBS News
Location

Sunday Morning

According to Yossi Sheffi, the director of MIT's Center for Transportation and Logistics, "The underlying cause of all of this is actually a huge increase in demand. … People did not spend during the pandemic. And then, all the government help came; trillions of dollars went to households. So, they order stuff. They order more and more stuff. And the whole global markets were not ready for this."

Event Start
October 06, 2021
Venue
BNEW - Barcelona New Economy Week
Location

Virtual Event

Professor Sheffi will be the Keynote speaker at BNEW due to his expertise and wide knowledge of supply chain. 

BNEW gathers unique events in the Logistics, Real Estate, Digital Industry, Ecommerce, Economic Zones, Mobility, Talent, Sustainability, Science and City sectors and they all share a common denominator: The New Economy.

Event Start
September 24, 2021
Venue
MIT CTL
Location

Virtual MIT Supply Chain Bootcamp 2021

Private Event 

Event Start
September 23, 2021
Venue
HILTI
Location

Virtual Event

Professor Yossi Sheffi will give a course on supply chain strategy after COVID-19. The education program is about Digital Supply Chain Transformation to a group of 21 global logistics executives of the company HILTI, a global manufacturer in the construction industry.

 

Event Start
September 22, 2021
Venue
IBM
Location

The Future of Supply Chain

Join IBM and Professor Yossi Sheffi for a conversation about how supply chains adjust for a different looking future in the wake of a global pandemic.  Professor Yossi will share insights from his recent book, "The New (Ab)normal: Reshaping Business and Supply Chain Strategy Beyond Covid-19", including how supply chains must change to be ready for the next big disruptions.  Ask your most pressing questions of our expert panel of technologists who are helping create the supply chain platforms of the future.

Event Start
September 22, 2021
Venue
River Systems
Location

FLOW 2021 ~ Virtual Event

We all know it: the best way to hit tight shipping deadlines and meet customer SLAs is to release orders to be picked as soon as they come in. Or is it? Using actionable insights from 6RS software, leading hardware distributor Top Notch increased operational efficiency and lowered their cost per pick by doing something unexpected. Hear from Top Notch, Director of Operations, Patrick Houlihan, as well as Nick Fernandez, 6RS Performance Engineer and Callie Moriarty, 6RS Solutions Executive, as share what they learned and how they used that knowledge to improve rates while hitting SLAs.

Event Start
August 25, 2021
Venue
MIT School of Engineering
Location

Virtual Event

Private event with MIT & Pepsi

Event Start
August 16, 2021
Venue
MIT SCALE
Location

Virtual Event

Event Start
July 30, 2021
Venue
Amazon
Location

Virtual Event

The primary goal of the Last Mile Routing Research Challenge is to encourage participants to develop innovative approaches leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, and other non-conventional methods to produce solutions to the route sequencing problem that outperform traditional, optimization-driven operations research methods in terms of solution quality and computational cost.

Event Start
July 27, 2021
Venue
Webinar
Location

Coupa

Listen to this on-demand webinar to hear MIT Professor Yossi Sheffi, along with Dr. Madhav Durbha from Coupa, discuss the key findings from Prof. Sheffi's latest book, The New (Ab)Normal: Reshaping Business and Supply Chain Strategy.