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ICT in supply chain management

Course Code :2019TEWMHI
Study domain:Computer Science
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Sequentiality:
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Christof Defryn

3. Course contents *

The use of ICT systems in supply chain management (SCM) is still increasing hand in hand and new technologies are being used to support logistic processes. In this course we study the latest developments from a scientific point of view. Among other, the following topics are discussed.

  • Advanced Planning & Scheduling systems (APS)
  • ERP systems
  • Industry 4.0 and the physical internet
  • RFID and Internet of Things in SCM
  • Big data analytics in SCM
  • Blockchain in SCM