Bringing supply chain professionals together to share the latest trends in supply chain.


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The Global Supply Chain Institute connects members with industry leaders, rising talent, the latest research and each other. By becoming a member, your company gains opportunities to learn from our research and supply chain’s trends, network with executives from supply chain’s most innovative organizations and recruit talent from a top-ranked program.

Learn from Supply Chain Experts in Industry and Academia

  • Twice a year, we bring in executives from supply chain’s most innovative companies to speak on trends our forum members choose. Our academic setting allows the conferences to focus on content and avoid commercialization.
  • We publish two white papers per year on supply chain trends with research from inside the industry’s top companies.
  • We keep members up to date with newsletters including the latest supply chain trends, research and expert advice on improving efficiency.

Network with Supply Chain Leaders

  • 200 supply chain professionals from more than 60 companies gather at our twice-yearly conferences.
  • Conferences include two keynote speeches by executives from supply chain’s best companies, a panel discussion and multiple breakout sessions.
  • Membership allows for inter-forum communications and benchmarking throughout the year.

Recruit Top Supply Chain Talent

  • Members get exclusive recruiting opportunities with students from UT’s undergraduate supply chain program (#3 in the country) and graduate supply chain programs (#2 in the country).
  • Recruitment officers work with member companies to match their needs with top students.
  • Connect with top-of-the-class talent an entire semester before other companies.

Member Benefits

  • Five seats at our twice-yearly conference
  • Exclusive recruiting opportunities with UT students
  • White papers on practical research and key trends in supply chain
  • 15% discount on supply chain audits and executive courses
  • Newsletter updates on supply chain trends
  • First-look privileges to our latest research
  • Input into conference topics and research content

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Global Supply Chain Institute
300 Stokely Management Center
916 Volunteer Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37996-0500
Email: gsci@utk.edu
Phone: (865) 974-5061