Cisco’s story will expose students to supply chain risk management (SCRM). Cisco’s simulation of a flu outbreak in Asia will leave students with a better understanding of how to utilize SCRM programs.
Supply Chain Risk Management at Cisco: Response to H1N1
by: Ravi Anupindi
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After reading and discussing the material, students should:
- Understand the nature/consequences of disruptions in a supply chain.
- Appreciate the need for a supply chain risk management framework in a firm.
- Understand the key elements of a supply chain risk management system, including metrics, mitigation strategies, etc.
- Appreciate the nature of risk that a pandemic represents.
- Learn how to act based on a simulation drill framework.
- Test the robustness of the SCRM framework by considering other types of risks (e.g., Toyota-Aisin fire, hurricanes, tsunamis) and asking How would Cisco have responded?.