Nehemiah Scott, University of Illinois
Topics: Supply Chain
The first module of the Supply Chain Disruption Management course is introduced. Nehemiah Scott explains the importance of the supply chain system, how it works, and how its disruption impacts the global environment. The module objective includes the definition of supply chain management, the understanding of the basic structure and operation of a supply chain, the identification of some of the major business strategies that align with supply chain strategies, and how to match products with the appropriate supply chain strategy using a simple and straightforward framework.