Sharing Knowledge Across the Supply Chain

The complex nature of supply chain management requires collaboration across locations and functions, as well as with external partners. There is a need to connect people to critical knowledge and one another to drive success. APQC has been examining how successful organizations manage these connections and handoffs.

Learn from APQC's principal research leads—Lauren Trees, knowledge management, and Marisa Brown, supply chain management—about real-world applications of collaboration and knowledge management techniques in the supply chain. Get actionable ideas for how to improve collaboration with co-workers, suppliers, and customers to achieve better payoff for all parties.             

Topics covered include:

  • How to overcome barriers to collaboration
  • How to leverage cross-functional communities and networks in supply chain
  • Techniques to capture and transfer critical knowledge