Come with TLA in participating in a tour of Amazon's local distribution center! This opportunity is open to all students. (RSVP Required)
10:30am-11:00am - Transportation to Amazon DC
11:00am-12:30pm - Amazon DC Tour
12:30pm-1:00pm - Transportation back to Fisher
Who can attend: Anyone!
What: Come casually network with a variety of companies including L Brands, DHL Supply Chain, & ODW Logistics while enjoying some free dinner.
When: Tuesday, November 14th from 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Where: Buffalo Wild Wings (Lane/High location)
Why: This is a great chance to gain connections outside of a formal interview process that can lead to some incredible opportunities.
Dress is casual.
NOTE: YOU MUST RSVP FOR THIS EVENT
Register/RSVP today here.
Hosted by Fisher’s Department of Marketing & Logistics And TLA
Columbus is one of the world’s largest logistics hubs! Join us to learn more about logistics and logistics engineering careers, and graduate school options like the MBLE degree.
Guest Speakers (Subject to Change)
Steve Reade - Director, Distribution – DSW
Adrian Burns – Columbus Region Logistics Council – Columbus Chamber of Commerce
Steve DeNunzio – Director, MBLE Degree Program, Fisher – OSU
Jeff Rice – Executive Director, Office of Career Management, Fisher – OSU
No dress code. Note that space is limited to the first 70 students. For students #71 and beyond, we’ll contact you with a second event date!
Refreshments will be provided!
Join us as TLA heads to Big Lots' Corporate Headquarters here in Columbus to tour their retail and eCommerce operations within their Distribution Center! Come learn more how Big Lots operates one of their largest DCs and how logistics plays a part in their warehouse. This event is open to all students, and if you are interested please reach out to Brittney Folisi (firstname.lastname@example.org) to reserve a spot!
The TLA End of the Year Banquet will take place on Friday, April 14th from 6:00pm to 7:30pm in the Third Floor Foyer of Pfahl Hall. Enjoy a complimentary dinner along side professors, TLA Members, and the TLA Executive Board, as we celebrate another successful year for The Logistics Association! Also hear from keynote speaker and 2017 TLA Distinguished Alumni awardee, Shane Fitzgerald, the current Director of Customer Supply Chain Integration at PepsiCo!
Please note this event is exclusive for paid TLA Members.
Dress Code: Business Casual
RSVP by completing the following Google Form: https://goo.gl/forms/U8BVTj1AnuV0Q1n02
Save the date! TLA is excited to announce that we will be partnering with Risk Management Association (RMA) in a holding the inaugural TLA & RMA Business Case Simulation. Click on the "Business Simulation" tab on this website for more information!
This tour is exclusively for participants of the 2017 TLA & RMA Business Case Simulation.
The week before the simulation on Friday, March 31st, there will be an optional, but strongly encouraged, tour of the distribution center. The visit will consist of a tour of their facility, and a discussion about their business disruption and catastrophe planning, which will aid in prepping participants for the case. The site visit will depart from campus at 8:45am and return at 12:15pm. Please visit the "Business Simulaiton" tab for more information on the simulation, site visit, and registration.