General Motors supports 11th annual Wayne State Supply Chain Case Competition

General Motors and the Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business are welcoming some of the leading supply chain students in the nation to Detroit for an in-depth look at the supply chain systems that support the automotive industry and its high-tech vehicles.

The 11th annual General Motors/Wayne State University Supply Chain Case Competition will bring 18 university SCM programs to the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center from Sept. 30 through Oct. 2. This year’s case involves sourcing battery trays for the GMC Hummer EV and Brightdrop Electric Delivery Van.

This year’s competitors represent Bowling Green State University, Central Michigan University, Colorado State University, Grand Valley State University, Indiana University-Indianapolis, Iowa State University, Kansas State University, Miami University, Michigan State University, New Mexico State University, University of North Dakota, University of Northern Iowa, The Ohio State University, Texas Tech University, Wayne State University, Weber State University, West Virginia University and Western Michigan University. 

The competition is made possible by supplier sponsors Denso, Lear, Bose and Ryder, along with the Automotive Industry Action Group and new sponsor AGC.

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