The establishment of the Alliance for Supply Chain Innovation (ASCI) was a result of various institutions expressing the need to collaborate, in a formal way rather than the informal collaboration, which existed before.
To date, there was no dedicated broad based national Logistics and Supply Chain Management research structure.
However, a number of different entities across universities and research institutions within these organisations, regularly undertake Logistics and Supply Chain related research, and indeed from an expertise point of view, through a wide range of different researchers.
In this regard, ASCI facilitates, coordinates, and supports the development of knowledge and its effective use to enhance Collaborative User-driven Research in Supply Chain Innovation as it meets the needs of its Stakeholders in Government, Industry, and Academia to the benefit of its respective constituents and the Australian Economy.
The ASCI Objectives are:
For more information please visit: www.asci.com.au