Supply Chain Management: Integrated Logistics and Transportation Management

Due to recent decisions by Lehigh University related to the COVID-19 Crisis, we will be postponing the onsite delivery of all of our programs for the fall of 2020.  If you are interested in a custom, online version of the content below for your organization, please contact Alison McGrath Peirce, Executive Director, at

This one-day program is designed for mid-level professionals and is available as part of our Executive Certificate in Supply Chain Management. It can be taken as an individual, open enrollment program and applied as a non-domain option in the Executive Certificate in Project Management and the Executive Certificate in Management and Leadership.

Program Overview:

As consumer demands and markets continue to grow and create challenges in every industry, successful companies are taking a strategic approach to logistics and transportation management. This approach allows them to both lower costs and create greater value for customers. Logistics and transportation management helps companies get the right item to the right place at the right time by applying an overall supply chain strategy and adjusting key processes within the supply chain.  

Integrated Logistics and Transportation Management will help you better understand how to use logistics and transportation to provide both internal and external value. Taught by the Director of Lehigh’s Center for Supply Chain Research, this hands-on program is based on the latest data, standards, and best practices from multiple industries. You will identify areas for improvement in your organization during the program, and leave with insights and ideas for how to implement those improvements.

Impact & Benefits:

  • Create value for your customers by streamlining supply chain practices
  • Apply powerful techniques for efficient transportation management
  • Harness your extended supply chain for competitive advantage
  • Incorporate supply chain management strategy across logistics and transportation

Who Should Attend?

  • Current and future company leaders
  • Supply-side managers
  • Buyers
  • Supply chain and logistics professionals
  • Leaders of cross-functional teams


Zach Zacharia, Ph.D., an Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management, at Lehigh University, Dr. Zacharia is also Director of the Center for Supply Chain Research in Lehigh’s College of Business, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Supply Chain Operations Management and Logistics and Transportation.

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