National laboratory for transportation systems and logistics




Ernesto Lagarda

Technical Director ITSON


Ernesto Lagarda is a Full-Time Professor of the Industrial Engineering Department of the Technological Institute of Sonora (ITSON). He holds a Ph.D. in Strategic Planning from ITSON and the Performance Improvement Institute. Dr. Lagarda is the Academic Coordinator of the Master’s Degree Program in Supply Chain Management, member of the Academic Corps “Productive Chains” that is recognized by the Mexican Secretariat of Public Education (SEP). He has been a Guest Lecturer at the Universidad del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia and a member of the Latin American Group of System Dynamics. Dr. Ernesto Lagarda frequently publishes his research results in scientific journals and in globally recognized scientific conferences as the International Congress on Logistics and Supply Chain (CiLOG) and the Latin-American System Dynamics Conference. He is the author of the book “Strategic Planning Methodology with Systems Dynamics and Scenarios”; co-author of 3 books; and more than 10 chapters in books on strategic planning and logistical topics. Dr. Lagarda has strong experience when designing applied solutions in industry where he has led more than 20 applied research projects.


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Instituto Tecnológico de Sonora
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