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Demand Planning

Course length

This course is one-week long.

Marks overview

  • Learning Exercise 1 25% 50%
  • Learning Exercise 2 25%
  • Daily activities 10%
  • Final exam 40%

Textbook

Learning Exercises

Videos to watch

Other resources

  • For statistics, tools, country indicators, Project Mgmt tutorials and courses, etc. see resources

Day 1

Learning Objectives

  • The Nature of Aggregate Planning
  • The Planning Process
  • Aggregate Planning Strategies

Index:

  • Operations Management 3rd ed., Ch 13

Day 2

Learning Objectives

  • Demand Management
  • Balancing Supply and Demand
  • Traditional Forecasting
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Forecasting

Index:

  • Supply Chain Management, Ch 7
  • Operations Management, Ch 4

Videos to watch

Other useful resources


Day 3

  • Simple Moving Average
  • Weighted Moving Average
  • Exponential Smoothing
  • Measuring Forecast Error
  • Monitoring and Controlling Forecasts

Index:

  • Supply Chain Management, Ch 7
  • Operations Management, Ch 4

Learning Exercise 1 is due today.


Day 4

  • The Bullwhip Effect
  • Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP)
  • Collaborative Planning, Forecasting & Replenishment (CPFR)

Index:

  • Supply Chain Management, Ch 7
  • Operations Management, Ch 11, S11, & 13

Day 5

  • Final exam
  • Learning Exercise 1 is due today
demand_planning.txt · Last modified: 2021/06/28 13:41 by Eric Bright