Materials of Concern Early Warning System

Principal Investigator: Paul Mugge

Sponsor: American Coatings Association

Award Period: 8/15/2017 - 8/15/2020

Amount: $881,124

Description: The Center for Innovation Management Studies has been experimenting with big data analytics in an effort to identify and track early intelligence on chemicals management issues that could impact the supply chain and continued innovation among member companies of the American Coatings Association (ACA). After encouraging initial results, CIMS has been engaged to work with the ACA to complete a research and development and an implementation phase of a system that will identify and track early intelligent on chemical management issues.