Supply Chain Procurement and Sourcing

Supply Chain

Answer the fundamental questions of insourcing vs. outsourcing

Benefits Topics Special Features Additional Information Faculty Sessions

Supply Chain

Dive into the ideas behind value creation and come away with the tools to successfully manage your supply chain.

Two-Day Concentrated Program

Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and class runs 8:30 – 4:30 both days with a one-hour networking lunch included.

Austin, Texas

Enjoy proximity to the vibrancy of the campus and downtown Austin, and the innovative, business-friendly environment of the city.


  • Translate the strategy to procurement: when and where do we source, from whom do we source, and how much do we pay?
  • Learn tools for managing your supply base
  • Discuss the total cost of ownership


  • Overview and procurement
  • Supplier quality and case
  • Total cost of ownership
  • Outsourcing

Special Features

  • Overview
    • Procurement in the Corporate Strategy
    • Negotiation - Learning Curve
    • Supplier Selection
    • Global Sourcing
  • Quality and Supplier Performance
    • Statistical Process Control
    • Process Capability
    • Supplier Performance Management
    • Vendor Scorecards
  • Total Cost of Ownership
    • Factors in evaluating cost to the organization
    • Establishing value of competing quotes
    • Decision Tree Analysis
    • Cases - Harriman
  • Sourcing
    • In-sourcing vs. Outsourcing
    • Off shoring vs. On shoring
    • Lease vs. Own
    • Traps to Outsourcing

Additional Information

Prerequisites: None
CEUs: Participants earn 1.4 continuing education units (CEUs). A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.
Course Credits: 1.00


Michael Hasler

Michael Hasler, PhD is a Lecturer at the Red McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin where he teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses on Operations Management and Procurement in the Information, Risk, and Operations Management department. He is now the Program Director for the new Master of Science in Business Analytics at McCombs.

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Course Details

Price: $2,950.00

Supply Chain Procurement and Sourcing


11/05/15 - 11/06/15


AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center 1900 University Avenue Austin, TX 78705

Michael Hasler