Introducing SCLAA’s New National Partner – Institute for Supply Chain and Logistics, Victoria University

 

The SCLAA is a non for profit Industry Association, run by members for members. Our ability to support the SCLAA infrastructure and to expand is highly dependent on our National Partners, one of which we newly welcome is the Institute for Supply Chain and Logistics, Victoria University. We ask all our members to support our valued National Partners where they can.

 

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The Institute for Supply Chain and Logistics at Victoria University is a specialist research and education centre providing independent, industry-focused study and development. The Institute’s goal is to provide robust knowledge to support and deliver value to organisations, businesses and individuals operating in the supply chain industry.              

ISCL picThe Institute serves a wide range of private and public sector clients throughout Australia and the Asia Pacific region, providing for traditional logistics disciplines in transportation and warehousing, through to sophisticated supply chain functions, including procurement, process and systems planning, and supply chain strategy. Recent developments at the Institute have extended its capability to incorporate critical areas such as infrastructure development; policy and planning frameworks; risk and sustainability assessment and value chain analysis.

ISCL provides independent advice and objective tested research in the following domains: contract research; applied academic research education; and specialised education programs for SME’s industry and government. All of the Institute’s activities are underpinned by the diverse and extensive expertise of its people and partners, including senior academic, government and private sector managers. http://www.vu.edu.au/institute-for-supply-chain-and-logistics-iscl

ISCL has recently launched a new research unit, Supply Chain Information Unit (SCIU)
within ISCL.  SCIU hosts supply chain related data and has research tools and personnel to enable ISCL to undertake a wide range of supply chain related research (log onto www.sciu.com.au for further details).

The ISCL Value Proposition:
  • We are the only Institute in Australia focusing specifically on SME food and agribusiness value added supply chains.

  • We are industry practitioners first and academics committed to sharing ‘whole of chain’ capability development and improvement nationally and internationally.

  • All our work is practical, impartial, and has ‘real world’ application based on today’s good practice and tomorrow’s next practice.

  • Our innovative and rigorous research supports public and private sector decision making and investment.

  • Our work is outcome focused and based on meaningful, respectful, trusting and mutually beneficial relationships.

Telephone:    +61 3 9919 6259
Email:             supplychain.information@vu.edu.au
Location:        Level 11, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne, Australia