Kevin Dooley Distinguished Lecture

Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Kevin Dooley

Opening the third year of CARISCA’s Distinguished Lecture Series, on October 20, 2022, will be Kevin Dooley, a Distinguished Professor of Supply Chain Management at Arizona State University. Dooley will speak on “Working With Industry on Supply Chain Sustainability Issues.”

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How to create quality research questions

Knowing how to create quality research questions is essential to reaching your objective for your study – and your career. Your research questions set the stage for your entire study. They determine your literature review. They guide your methodology. They shape how you analyze the results. They help you weave the story of your research …

John Karani Lecture

Distinguished Lecture Series featuring John Karani

On Sept. 2, 2022, the chairman of the Kenya Institute of Supplies Management, John Karani, shared lessons on the institute’s “Journey Toward Supply Chain Management Professionalism.” It was the final event in CARISCA’s 2021-2022 Distinguished Lecture Series. Six times a year, CARISCA invites top supply chain scholars and leaders to deliver presentations. These Distinguished Lectures give …

Second annual Supply Chain Research Summit proves Africa matters to global supply chain

The Center for Applied Research and Innovation in Supply Chain – Africa (CARISCA) hosted its second annual Supply Chain Research Summit June 28-30, 2022. The three-day event featured three keynotes, more than 50 paper presentations, four invited sessions and a dissertation award session. Researchers and practitioners presented papers during three parallel tracks: general supply chains, …