Logistics Learning Through Game
Eko visited Makassar to join a seminar about logistics in Hasanuddin University. The seminar talked about optimizing logistics warehouse in Makassar, based on case studies. The attendants were lecturer and students of Faculty of Engineering Hasanuddin University.
In the seminar, Eko talked about how boardgame can be used to simulate the logistics process. He also showed “LogicHub”, an expandable interactive learning framework board game which is a result of joint collaboration with National University of Singapore.
After the presentation, the students get the chance to try the game. In “LogicHub”, every player acts as a manager in one of the supply-chain node (Manufacture, Wholesaler, Distributor, and Retailer) and they need to optimizing inventory level in each warehouse they have. There were events going on in the game that makes the game even challenging.