Smart Logistics and Warehouse Management

A uniquely designed residential programme offered to the working executives across India.

Session starts from 04 Dec, 2024

Session ends on 06 Dec 2024


    Smart Logistics and Warehouse Management

    In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, integrating smart technology has become essential for optimizing supply chain efficiency, particularly in logistics and warehouse management. Smart Logistics symbolizes a paradigm shift, using cutting-edge technology like the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence, blockchain and data analytics to transform traditional supply chain methods. This transformation shapes how items are carried, tracked, and stored, enabling real-time visibility, automation, and predictive insights. Warehouse management is undergoing a revolution with the introduction of automation, robotics, and sophisticated inventory control systems. As we negotiate the intricacies of a digital world, knowing and utilizing the potential of smart logistics is a competitive advantage and a vital component for organizations. Therefore, this program aims to equip managers with the necessary skills and knowledge to optimize warehouse operations by integrating smart technologies and innovative logistics strategies.


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    A judicious mixture of lectures, case study analysis, and group discussions


    Middle-level Managers who need to comprehend and deploy smart technologies to tackle today’s Logistics and Warehousing Challenges 

    • Introduction to Smart Logistics
    • Overview of smart logistics and its implications for supply chain management.
    • Emerging trends and technology in the logistics business.
    • Warehouse Automation
    • Introduction to automated warehousing systems.
    • Multimedia case studies for practical deployments.
    • Emerging Technologies in Smart Logistics
    • Understanding the role of the Internet of Things, Blockchain, AI, Drones, and AR in logistics.
    • Practical applications for real-time inventory management.
    • Last-Mile Delivery Optimization
        • Challenges and Technology Solutions for Last-Mile Optimization
        • Customer Experience in Last-Mile Delivery
    • Cross-Border Logistics and International Trade
      • Smart Solutions for Cross-Border Challenges
      • Customs, Trade Compliance and Cultural Considerations in International Logistics
    • Data Analysis for Decision-Making
    • Using data analytics tools to make informed decisions.
    • Predictive analytics for demand and inventory optimization.
    • Security and Risk Management in Smart Logistics
      • Addressing the cybersecurity challenges associated with smart logistics.
      • Risk Assessment and Mitigation
    • Secure Transportation and Warehousing
    • Regulatory Compliance
    • Overview of the relevant regulations for intelligent logistics and warehouse management.
    • Compliance strategies and best practices.
    • Sustainability in Smart Logistics
      • Green Transportation Solutions
      • Corporate Social Responsibility in Logistics

    04 – 06 December 2024.           XLRI , Delhi


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    Prof. Shakshi Singhal

    Dr. Shakshi Singhal is an Assistant Professor in the Production, Operations, and Decision Science Area at XLRI – Xavier School of Management, Delhi NCR Delhi. She holds a Ph.D. in Operational Research from the University of Delhi. Besides this, she has an M.Phil. and Master’s in Operational Research and a Bachelor’s in Computer Science from the University of Delhi. Dr. Singhal’s teaching and research interests include Predictive Analytics, Technology Diffusion, Decision-making under uncertainty, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, and Waste Management. Her research has been published in several international journals, including Technological Forecasting & Social Change, Annals of Operations Research, Journal of Systems & Software, and Benchmarking: An International Journal. She also serves as an Editor for the International Journal of Systems Assurance Engineering and Management, Springer.


    Prof. Sambit Brata Rath

    Dr. Sambit Brata Rath is currently working as an Assistant Professor of Production, Operations, and Decision Sciences at the XLRI-Delhi/NCR campus. He is a PhD from the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta. His teaching and research interests include supply chain finance,3PL, E-commerce, Supply chain risk management and Industry 4.0. His publications have been published in several international journals like Transportation Research Part -E and the European Journal of Operational Research.


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