The Digital Supply Chain Revolution is Taking Off

Do you want to be ready for the digital age and turn data analytics into competitive advantage? The application of visual analytics (VA) and augmented reality (AR) technology is the key to unlocking the transformative power of supply chain and logistics Big Data.

Interactive Visualization Turns Data Into Insight

Testimonials

The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics has been a trusted and innovative partner for Anheuser-Busch InBev’s Global Logistics business for several years now.  The new Visual Analytics Lab continues to show the forward-thinking nature of MIT’s research and we look forward to the opportunities and savings it can unlock for our business.

Elito Siqueira, Global VP of Operations and Logistics, Anheuser-Busch InBev

At BASF, we strongly believe in the value of visualization of data and information Developing new ways of intuitively interacting with complex data and decision support models leveraging technological advancements such as Augmented Reality will be important to unlocking the full potential of Big Data analytics at all levels of our supply chain. The MIT Visual Analytics Lab offers the opportunity to experiment with this kind of technology to turn our data into valuable insights at BASF.

Ralf Busche, SVP of Global Supply Chain Strategy & Performance, BASF Group

Interdisciplinary Innovation

Located at the heart of a highly interdisciplinary research ecosystem at MIT, and drawing on a unique range of managerial and technical expertise, the Visual Analytics Lab is harnessing interactive visualization and augmented reality technology to change the way supply chain and logistics data is accessed, understood and utilized.

Data science and quantitative modeling

Data science and quantitative modeling

for data-driven analyses and decision support tools in logistics, supply chain, manufacturing, and many other fields

Human-machine interaction

Human-machine interaction

that leverages auditory, tactile, and visual cues to make the use of data, models and analytics exceptionally user-friendly

Software development

Software development

that achieves more efficient data collection, processing, analysis and display, enabling more effective data analysis and decision making

Hardware and system design

Hardware and system design

to support seamless data visualization and analysis and immersive remote collaboration with augmented reality technology

Business models

Business models

turning innovations in interactive visualization and augmented reality applications into commercially viable products and services

Team

Dr. Matthias Winkenbach

Dr. Matthias Winkenbach

Director, Visual Analytics Lab, MIT CTL
Director, Megacity Logistics Lab, MIT CTL

http://winkenbach.mit.edu

Prof. Yossi Sheffi

Prof. Yossi Sheffi

Director, MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics
Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems, MIT
Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT

http://web.mit.edu/sheffi/

Join Us in Shaping the Future

Become a partner of the MIT Visual Analytics Lab and take a seat at the forefront of data innovation in supply chain and logistics. Gain priority access to intellectual property developed at the lab, use it for workshops, trainings and executive education, and tap into MIT’s unique talent pool. Strategic partners may also be recognized with exclusive naming rights.

Contact us today to learn more!

Contact

Dr. Matthias Winkenbach
Director, MIT CTL Visual Analytics Lab

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL)
77 Massachusetts Avenue, E90-9150
Cambridge, MA 02139

+1 (857) 253-1639
ctl-visualization@mit.edu