Mid-Michigan Value Chain Certificate Program
September 27, 2017 - November 15, 2017 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Midland Research Institute for Value Chain Creation
The program will be held on Wednesdays at the Midland Research Institute for Value Chain Creation, which is located at 715 E. Main Street, Suite 115, Midland, Michigan 48640.
About the Program
The program’s structure is based upon a portion of the graduate level Supply Chain Management concentration in The Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University. The Broad College’s Supply Chain Management Program is consistently ranked as one of the best in the country. Program content will be delivered through lectures, readings, class discussion, and interactive simulations conducted by full-time Broad College faculty. Value chain management case studies and applications will be liberally used throughout the sessions.
•Provide a thorough knowledge and understanding of world-class value chain management practices and their role in developing and maintaining competitive advantage;
• Provide experience in viewing value chain situations from the perspective of suppliers to and customers of manufacturers and service providers;
• Provide an introduction to the tools and applications used in value chain process evaluation and re-engineering;
• Provide experience and feedback in the use of both qualitative and quantitative data analysis; and
• Provide a knowledge baseline documenting value chain management best practices.
The fee, which includes instruction, all educational materials, refreshments, web support, and certificate of completion.
Fees can be paid by check made payable to Michigan State University or by credit card, and are due at least 10 days prior to the start of the program.