Supply Chain Sales and Operations Planning and Logistics

Analyze your planning and logistics procedures.

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Better examine the supply chain and its relationship to marketing, finance, operations, engineering, logistics, inventory, transportation, and customer systems. Analyze your planning and logistics procedures with confidence.

This class is available for university credit. Please contact Lynn Slattery at or 512.471.5893 for more information.

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.


  • Strengthen your process by testing your decisions during an in-class simulation
  • Link the Supply Chain together, through to your end customer
  • Address the planning function, including information flows through marketing, sales, and your customer
  • Connect the relationship between Supply Chain and marketing, finance, IT, and your customer's supply systems


  • Supply Chain Overview
    • Global Planning for SCM
    • Information Technology and SCM Planning
  • MIS and SCM Systems Planning
    • Product mix
    • Demand planning and SCM
    • Simulation
  • Planning, Forecasting and S&OP
    • Statistics refresher
    • Global Planning and forecasting
    • Scenario-based planning
  • Transportation and Logistics
    • 3PL, 4 PL
    • Warehousing
    • Inventory management
    • Site selection
    • Results and debrief of simulation

Additional Information

CEUs: Participants earn 1.4 CEUs and/or 14 CPEs for this course. A certificate of completion will be presented from Texas Executive Education.
Course Credits: 1.0
Hotel Information: Texas Executive Education classes qualify for discounted hotel room rates at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center on a limited basis. Discount code will be provided via email after class registration.


Ashish Agarwal

Ashish Agarwal is an Assistant Professor of Information Management at The McCombs School of Business of the University of Texas at Austin. Ashish has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, India, a Masters in Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a PhD in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University.

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Douglas Morrice

Douglas Morrice holds the Bobbie and Coulter R. Sublett Centennial Professorship in Business. He is also Professor of Operations Management and the Director of the University of Texas Supply Chain Management Center of Excellence, a company-sponsored center dedicated to developing research and teaching programs in supply chain management in the Red McCombs School of Business.

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More Testimonials

  • "Just the right amount of explanation on the formulas. Professor made difficult concepts easy to understand."

    - Nicole Roberts, Supply Chain Analyst III, Rackspace

  • "All subjects were great and every one is useful for my profession."

    - Jovino Gutierrezrios, Supervisor Supply Management, US Army

  • "Professors were very knowledgeable and approachable; encouraged lively discussion."

    - Francesca Quantrill, Channel Support, Apple, Inc.

  • "Good mixture of case studies and lectures."

    - Nicole Roberts, Supply Chain Analyst III, Rackspace

Upcoming Sessions

There are no sessions scheduled at this time. For more information about the next class date, please contact us at or 512-471-5893.