An Online Alumni session via Zoom (Alumni Speak) was organized by the Operations Department for the students of MMS Semester II (Batch 2020-22), on Saturday July 31, 2021, from 3:30 pm to 5.00 p.m. The resource person of the event was Mr. Akshay Sawant, (Senior Project Manager-WebXpress). Mr. Akshay shared his vast knowledge, working as an IT professional in the area of logistics, transportation, and warehousing. In his talk, he briefed the students about various supply chain strategies that organizations can adopt to gain a competitive advantage in the market. He also spoke about the basics of the supply chain then continued to describe the metrics to measure supply chain performance.
Other topics covered by the speaker were various types of supply chains such as Efficient and Responsive supply chains, postponement strategy, supply chain risk management, and total cost analysis. Mr. Sawant enriched the session by giving ample examples of world-class organizations such as Amazon, DHL, Zomato, etc. The event was successfully concluded with a vote of thanks.