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AI Creating New Standards for Productivity and Efficiency in the Supply Chain

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In an exclusive interview with Tech Wire Asia, Rohit Dhawan, Accenture Digital ASEAN’s Consulting Director of AI, explained what AI-driven supply chains really do and how they benefit businesses. “In an ideal scenario, a machine should be able to run your supply chain making the best use of available resources and maximizing your throughput,” said Dhawan. If you consider the interdependencies between the decision points in a supply chain, machine learning algorithms that simulate from current data are driving several use cases, including forecasting, planning, simulation, network optimization, and intelligent scheduling. 

Getting to grips with AI-driven supply chains

CAN you imagine a world where artificial intelligence (AI) can transform logistics to such an extent that the supply chain establishes new standards for productivity and efficiency?

Accenture Digital ASEAN’s Consulting Director of AI, Rohit Dhawan can. According to him, an AI-driven supply chain is one that fully exploits the potential of new AI and machine learning technologies. For each touchpoint in a supply chain, AI is used to either optimize current operations or simulate future scenarios.

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