Research Programmes at CEIBS-GLP Centre for Innovations in Supply Chain and Services

Department of Operations Management    2017-07-01

Research Programmes at CEIBS-GLP Centre for Innovations in Supply Chain and Services

Speaker: Zhao Xiande, Professor from CEIBS

Host: Jiang Wei, Professor and Chair from Department of Operations Management, ACEM

Time: Jul 5, 2017, Wednesday, 15:00-16:30

Venue: 314 Zhongyuan Building


The lecture focuses on the recent main research programs at CEIBS-GLP Center for Innovations in Supply Chain and Service. First, some latest findings and implications regarding to platform-based supply chain finance and business model innovation will be shared. These include: 1) an integrated research framework and research models on supply chain collaboration innovation in China; 2) a practical approach on designing research projects with industrial collaborations (using the case of SJET as exemplar); and 3) more cases of platform-based supply chain and business model innovations such as Haier and Handu, and theoretical frameworks based on case analysis.

On top of that, another academic-industrial collaboration project entitled as logistics competitiveness index for Chinese cities will be introduced, including its objectives, innovativeness (such as big data usage) and progresses.

Speaker Introduction: 

Professor Zhao’s expertise is in the areas of operations and supply chain management. His recent research interests include supply chain integration and innovation, supply chain financing, platform-based service innovation and design, digital supply chain and big data based optimisation, as well as the logistics competitiveness. He has published over 120 articles in leading journals including Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Consumer Research, Production and Operations Management, European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Production Research, etc. He is currently an associate editor for Journal of Operations Management and Decision Sciences Journal, a senior editor for Production and Operations Management, and the Asia-area editor for Journal of Supply Chain Management.

Welcome to attend!