Detailed programme

The three-day ‘Mastering the Digital Supply Chain’ programme consists of 3 modules. Together they cover the most important building blocks of the digital strategy for your operations and supply chain:

Module 1: The smart supply chain
  • What is a smart supply chain and why is it so important?
  • What does this digitisation mean and how can it transform your organisation and competition?
  • Of all the available technologies and suppliers, how do you choose the right one for your own business and value proposition?
Module 2: The smart factory
  • How do smart factories and smart logistics processes contribute to your organisation's digital transformation?
  • Which data infrastructure is used for digital twins and digital shadows?
  • How can AI and ML contribute to the decision-making process?
  • Who will ultimately make the decision: a human or a machine?
  • What does ‘Manufacturing as a service’ mean and is it a vision or a reality?
  • What investments are needed, how can you assess them and what are the likely returns?

Module 3: Leadership in digital transformation
  • What roles exist in a digital transformation and what is your role?
  • What experiments are required and how do you make the right choices?
  • What is the ROI of Industry 4.0?
  • How do you handle the change brought about by the digital transformation?

A learning experience like no other

When you come to Vlerick, you step away from your usual routine and gain a wider perspective. You discover how to tackle challenges, turn your knowledge into action and apply your skills in your workplace. You learn from faculty who are experts in their fields – and from a diverse group of peers. All these things help you become a confident, skilled professional, ready to succeed in business – and in life.

Vlerick Learning Experience

Drive real change in your organisation

A learning experience with real impact on your operations? A management programme tailored to the specific needs of your business? Contact us and discover how we can design and deliver customised programmes for your team that add genuine value to your organisation.

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