Sustainability to Survivability the Supply Chain post COVID-19 Q6
A: Roger Needham
Senior Supply Chain Consultant
IBM Sterling Solutions, IBM Europe
Technology can certainly help organisations to find a new balance of resilience and sustainability. Thankfully recent years have seen the wider spread application of Artificial / Augmented Intelligence which has increased the speed by which companies can strategize key supply chain trade-offs. Clearly the meaning of resilience will need detailed definition by supply chain type, but in the longer term such multi-faceted and at times conflicting business requirements will be incorporated in to supply chain planning offerings.