|The Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) was launched as a joint initiative between the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the government of Malaysia on March 22, 2011. MISI features Masters program in supply chain management and logistics. It also conducts research and corporate outreach activities for firms that operate in the Southeast Asia region.|
MISI is also a member of the MIT Global SCALE (Supply Chain and Logistics Excellence) Network, which is an international alliance of leading edge research and educational organizations, dedicated to the development of global innovation in supply chain and logistics.
MISI’s main objective is to become the supply chain thought leader in the region. MISI is also aiming to pursue the same objective as the SCALE Network of institutes that is to constantly redefine the supply chain management theory and practice. Specifically, MISI objectives are segmented into three different areas, which are:
• delivering best-in-class Graduate and Executive Education Programs;
• conducting research that meets the international standards of academic rigor; and
• actively engaging industry to create and disseminate cutting edge supply chain knowledge.
MISI is wholly owned by Malaysia Logistics Innovation Berhad (936566-D), a subsidiary of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).