Mission Statement The Mission of the Institute of Supply Chain Management (ISCM-HSG) The Institute of Supply Chain Management (ISCM-HSG) at the University of St. Gallen sees itself as an international platform for dialogue between science and practice in the areas of supply chain management, purchasing and transportation. In doing so, a link is formed between cutting-edge research and applied solutions on the one hand, and attractive continuing education as well as event offerings on the other. ISCM-HSG studies complex problems of global value creation networks in the form of concepts, methods and instruments, thus furthering the continuous development of logistics management in industry, trade, services and the public sector. Furthermore, the knowledge development and transfer within an international network of renowned universities and institutes is encouraged. With this standard, ISCM-HSG has established itself as a professional starting and return point for lifelong learning for students as well as executives.