Materials and Warehouse Management

26th February 2019 – The Leela Delhi

27th February 2019 – Royal Orchid Bangalore

28th February 2019 – Hyatt Regency Mumbai

16th March 2019 – Ramada Plaza, Chennai


Mr. Deepak Jakate

Advisor & Corporate Consultant


• To describe the importance of materials management

• To understand the process of materials requirement planning (MRP)

• To understand inventory models and warehouse performance indicators

Course Outline

The course deals with the concept of Materials Management with due importance to material requirement planning, inventory management practices, negotiation process, and its significance. The course also introduces demand forecasting methods and lean systems in materials management


Lectures supported by the pre readings, post readings, cases and examples


* Importance of Materials Management

* Demand Forecasting

Moving Average, Weighted moving average, and error calculations

Exponential smoothing, Error calculations including MAPE, MAD, MSE, Regression based demand forecasting

* MRP and CRP

- Material Requirement Planning and Capacity Requirement Planning: Case based discussion

* Warehousing

Warehousing types, Layout types, Warehouse performance indicators

Location strategies CG Method combined with Weight & String Method

* Inventory

- Inventory models (basic EOQ, Shortage Cost, Price discount, probabilistic / stochastic)

* Introduction to lean systems in materials management

Introduction to lean systems in materials management

Literature Review:

Sector Specific Sourcing / Purchasing & Supply Practices: A Literature Review. This literature review should reflect details about the concepts, definitional statements, variables, prepositions, premises that can lead to generate certain presumptions.

MCQ Type Quiz:

This will include MCQs, match the pair, or fill the blanks type questions.


The concept note writing based on the literature review

Profile of Faculty

Mr. Deepak Jakate - Advisor & Corporate Consultant

He is the founder & managing  partner of “Envision management Services”, a professional services firm  providing Business Advisory, Consulting, Research &  Corporate Training in the areas of Strategy, Supply Chain & Logistics, Six Sigma, Leadership, BPR etc. He is an Engineer – MBA {B. Tech. – IT BHU (Metallurgical Engineering), PGDM - IIM Bangalore (Operations and Finance)} with over 30 years of experience in industry, academics & consulting.

The industry experience has been in the areas of Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Business Process Re-engineering, Projects and Strategic Palming. He has worked in well known companies and business groups  such as Asian Paints, Tatas & Reliance.

He was a full time core faculty at S. P. Jain Institute of Management & Research in Mumbai as Associate Professor (Manufacturing & Operations). He is currently a guest / visiting faculty at several reputed management institutes both in India & abroad.

He  has provided consultancy & / or corporate training services  to reputed multinational & Indian companies such as Coca Cola (I) Ltd., Mahindra & Mahindra etc.

Timings: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Registration begins at 9:30 am*

How to Register:

> Fees: Rs. 9000 /- +18 % GST per person.

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