Policy Research Institute of Global Supply Chain is to undertake relevant, high-quality academic and policy research in supply chain and logistics management, bringing direct benefits to the community and enhancing the well-beings of supply chain and logistics stakeholders in Hong Kong and Pearl River Delta.
The Institute aims to be a leading policy institute in supply chain and logistics management. It will serve as a meeting point, literally and figurative, for the regional stakeholders of global supply chain and logistics management, and also function as an interface between industry and academic partners. A major role of the Institute is to facilitate communication between regional stakeholders, sharing their mutual interests in advancing the development of supply chain and logistics in the region.
A unique feature in supply chain and logistics management is that it requires collaborations between functions, internal and external, or mode of operations, such as sea, air, trucking, rail, etc., and collaborations between geographic regions. It is a discipline that has a variety of stakeholders. The Institute will be active in collaborating with industry practitioners to conduct state-of-the-art projects in supply chain and logistics management. Besides, the Institute will organize forums, seminars, and workshops which are effective channels to communicate with industry practitioners and enable the Institute to gain industry recognition.