Evaluation of technologies on supply chain management

CO 3: Evaluate technologies that will disrupt visibility of customer driven supply chains
CO 4: Explain the use of artificial intelligence in supply chain management systems and processes
Research artificial intelligence and consider how it is currently being applied to support supply chains and how it can be used in the future. Consider how organizations are already harvesting data in order to better target new purchases to individuals leveraging artificial intelligence. Remain within the current technological constraints, but you can combine multiple related technologies to support why and how artificial intelligence will be instrumental in the supply chains of the future.


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Week 4: Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain Management
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Week 4: Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain Management

Artificial intelligence has become more effective and efficient and is starting to become practical for use in various commercial applications. Artificial intelligence can do more than just play chess and it has become a new horizon in different businesses. Artificial intelligence has become a must watch technology in supply chain management. In Week 4, you will be learning more about artificial intelligence and how it impacts supply chain management. You will research different applications of artificial intelligence and you will write a four-page paper about artificial intelligence in supply chain management.

At the end of the lesson, you will be able to:

CO 4: Explain the use of artificial intelligence in supply chain management systems and processes

Reading and Resources

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Videos and Presentations

Artificial Intelligence (https://youtu.be/Gq3_G3_wylo)

Video length: 1:59. Closed Captioning is available.

Artificial Intelligence Facial Recognition (https://youtu.be/HGMLGnUrbKI)

Video length: 10:25. Closed Captioning is available.

Artificial Intelligence in our daily lives (https://youtu.be/w0nXDNx3Uxw)

Video length: 1:22. Closed Captioning is available.

Can we build AI without losing control of it? (https://youtu.be/8nt3edWLgIg)

Video length: 14:27. Closed Captioning is available.



Week 4: Artificial Intelligence in Supply Chain Management
Week 4: Assignment 2

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