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Supply Chain 4.0 Powered by AI, IoT & Blockchain

Chandra Narayanaswami (Principal Research Staff Member, IBM TJ Watson Research Center)

Location: 209A

Date: Wednesday, February 6

Time: 3:15pm - 4:00pm

Track: Smart Manufacturing Innovation Summit

Vault Recording: TBD

Today’s supply chain management model places higher demands on automation and requires a transition from traditional paradigms of planning followed by long-loop execution for a handful of segments to a paradigm of managing end-to-end instrumented data-rich micro-segmented supply chains that are monitored and adjusted in near real-time. In this talk we will describe how AI, IoT, and blockchain can help improve efficiency and further automate complex supply chains through:

  • Quality Control
  • Tracking
  • Transparency
  • More Efficient Operations
  • And More …