Play the Sourcing Game: A new online game to teach negotiation, contracting and inventory management in supply chains

Saturday November 3, 2018 4:00 - 6:30 pm
Room 122B

portrait of Sam Wood

Presented by: Sam Wood, President Responsive Learning Technologies

ABSTRACT:
From the creators of Littlefield Technologies and the Supply Chain Game comes a new online game to teach sourcing and purchasing in supply chains. In the Sourcing Game, teams of students produce inventory, negotiate purchasing contracts with other teams, and sell inventory in a retail market. After introducing the game, participants will play an actual game. Although not required, participants are encouraged to bring a laptop or tablet computer.