This course will particularly bundle theoretical methods for solving logistics problems in networks with practical examples from industry. The tasks and goals of supply chain design, together with methods and instruments for the design of logistics networks will be presented. Students work intensively in groups on several case studies; thus they are able to apply the knowledge, which they acquired in their courses and internships, on real cases. At the end of the course students write an essay in groups, investigating a specific supply chain related problem that companies are facing nowadays. They also present the findings in group presentations.