Full Name
Yossi Sheffi
Job Title
Professor of Engineering Systems and Director
Company
MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (MIT CTL)
Speaker Bio
Dr. Yossi Sheffi is Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems and Director of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics (CTL). He is an expert in supply chain management and is the author of five award-winning books. He published his sixth and latest book, The New (Ab)Normal, in October 2020.

Under his leadership, MIT CTL has launched many educational, research, and industry/government outreach programs, including the MIT SCALE network involving six academic centers around the world. In 2016, MIT CTL launched the online supply chain management MicroMasters program, reaching more than 350,000 learners worldwide.

Outside academia, Dr. Sheffi has consulted with numerous organizations. He has also founded or co-founded five successful companies, all acquired by large enterprises.

Dr. Sheffi has been recognized in numerous ways in academic and industry forums, winning multiple awards and honors.

He obtained his Ph.D. from MIT in 1978.

Dr. Yossi Sheffi lives in Boston with his wife Anat. They have been married over 51 years and have two children and one grandchild.
Yossi Sheffi