Location Intelligence for Supply Chain Security

Learn a practical process for achieving optimal decisions using established principles of intelligence analysis and risk assessment. Through examining models of supply chain security, you will recognize the advantage of producing intelligence as an analysis of data, geography, and business operating procedures.

Short Course

Location Intelligence for Supply Chain Security

Overview

Learn a practical process for achieving optimal decisions using established principles of intelligence analysis and risk assessment. Through examining models of supply chain security, you will recognize the advantage of producing intelligence as an analysis of data, geography, and business operating procedures.

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3-day Short Course

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Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for mid- to senior-level managers and directors charged with anticipating threats, mitigating risk, and securing the supply chain. Those who work as functional counterparts in finance, information systems, and manufacturing will also benefit.

Program Benefits

  • Improve your ability to:
    • Understand security intelligence and how it applies to the supply chain
    • Implement new technologies to assess threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences
    • Act proactively in response to threats
    • Leverage intelligence to mitigate risk and create a more resilient supply chain

Program Content

  • Intelligence Model
    • Location Intelligence to gain advantage
    • Real-world security analysis principles
    • Roles and responsibilities throughout the supply chain
    • Viewing the customer as a vital team member
  • Securing the Supply Chain
    • Methods to assess security gaps
    • Network analysis to secure the supply chain
    • Public/Private sector similarities
  • Resilience & Risk Management
    • Leveraging principles of intelligence, geography, and supply chain management
    • Assessing risk as a function of threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences to the organization
  • A Systems Approach
    • Supply chain security case studies
    • Intelligence analysis and modeling
    • Established systems for benchmarking
    • Application workshops
Intelligence is about reducing uncertainty of competitive or opposing actions. Reducing uncertainty often requires information that our competitors prefer to keep concealed.
Robert ClarkGeospatial Intelligence: Origins & Evolution

Value For You and Your Organization

In today’s volatile world, it is critical for an organization’s supply chain to be secure, resilient, and well managed. Additionally, competency in this area can be a key competitive advantage. Participants will leave this short course with improved knowledge, tools, and techniques for applying intelligence principles and assessing risk against each major process area of your supply chain for optimal security. All of our transformational learning experiences provide the right environment for you to quickly develop and apply new capabilities.

The Executive Programs Short Course Experience

All of our transformational learning experiences provide the right environment for you to quickly develop and apply new capabilities.

Pre-work

You'll have access to a personal learning portal where you will obtain pre-program assignments, travel support (if applicable), and a list of fellow participants. Pre-work prepares you to immediately engage in content and learning allowing for a more effective application of knowledge.

Practical Content

Our learning experiences pair practical action learning and coaching with new knowledge, tools, and perspectives. We'll explore current, real-world examples of how organizations around the globe address critical challenges and how it may relate to yours.

Led by Experts

Plug into our network of thought leaders. Our award-winning teachers, researchers, consultants, and practitioners understand today's leaders and the critical challenges they face. They will work with you to offer guidance before, during, and after each program.

Peer Networking

You'll learn as much from your peer cohort as you do from the instructors! The value of different perspectives coming from different organizations and their challenges are immeasurable.

Faculty

Expert executive faculty who have led significant change within the private and public sectors will provide models and frameworks to help you transform vision into an action plan for results.

Additional Details

Our Learning Solutions Associate will be happy to hold a seat for you in this program. A reservation does not commit you to the program until you submit the registration form online.

Questions? Please call 800-311-6364 or 814-865-3435

  • Discounts on tuition are available for:
    • DoD or government employees
    • Penn State alumni
    • Teams of three or more attending from the same company
    • CSCR Corporate Sponsors and other affiliated groups (with valid discount code)

Discount Rates

In-Person courses: 20%

Live Remote Delivery: 10%

Live Remote Delivery with 20+ participants on same invoice: 20% (please call to register your group)

*Penn State faculty and staff: Please call us to reserve your seat. We hold a limited number of seats at an employee rate.

After you register, you will receive an email including information on accessing your personal learning portal where you will obtain your pre-program assignments, travel coordination and support, and a list of program faculty and fellow participants also registered for the program.

Pre-work prepares you to immediately engage in content and learning when you arrive on campus.

Transfers, Refunds, Withdrawals

If an accepted Penn State Executive Programs applicant finds it necessary to transfer to another session of the same program, one transfer will be allowed with no charge if arranged more than six (6) weeks prior. Additional transfers, transfers to a different program, or transfers arranged less than six (6) weeks prior incur a charge of 10% of the current program fee.

The sponsoring company may identify a replacement, but the replacement candidate must be accepted for the program through an admissions review.

  • The following refunds will apply for withdraws if Penn State Executive Programs is notified in writing within the time period stated:
    • Full refund with notification received more than six (6) weeks prior to start of the program
    • 50% refund with notification received between two (2) and six (6) weeks before the start of the program.
    • No refund with notification received two (2) weeks or less prior to the start of program.

Note: The registered participant or their agent must confirm all notification of withdrawals, transfers and substitutions in writing. If written notification is not received, the full program fee will be assessed.

Cancellations

The University may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, the University will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other related charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges by airlines or travel agencies. In the case of postponement, as an alternative to a refund, program fees may be transferred to another session of that program.

If you have any questions or concerns about our cancellation policy, please contact us to discuss further.