Topsector logistiek

Midterm Conference NWO Logistics Knowledge Community

Midterm Conference NWO Logistics Knowledge Community

NWO and TKI Dinalog organise on the 4th of december a conference for all researchers and other experts from governance, industry and NGO’s currently involved in NWO and TKI Dinalog research projects on logistics.

The aim of the conference is to bring together the community of researchers and partners in the project consortia, as well as experts from the Topsector Logistiek, TKI Dinalog, programme committee members, and some other relevant stakeholders.

In one day you will be able to:

The conference will be the perfect opportunity to discuss the results from over 45 research projects so far in several thematic tracks, to find synergy between them and to get to know each other.

Programme

09.15
Reception, registration

10.00
Plenary start

Chair Albert Veenstra (Scientific Director of TKI Dinalog, Professor International Trade Facilitation & Logistics at Eindhoven Technical University) will have a dialogue on pressing issues and questions with some experts in logistics.
With:

  • Robbert Janssen (TNO)
  • Evangelia Demerouti (Eindhoven University of Technology)
  • Henk Akkermans (Tilburg University)

There will be a short introduction to the underlying programmes.

Two experts will be introduced who will be observing the day and give back their observations at the end of the day:

  • Jos van Hillegersberg (chair of programme committee TKI Dinalog, Professor of Business Information Systems at the University of Twente)
  • Amanda Verdonk (independent innovation journalist)

10.50
Rounds 1 & 2: parallel sessions in thematic tracks:

  • Cross chain control centers (4C)
  • 4C in the city (incl. building logistics, last mile and e-commerce)
  • Service Logistics
  • Synchromodality
  • Trade Compliance and Border Management
  • Seperate track: Era-net Transport ‘Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains’

13.10
Lunch break

14.00
Rounds 3 & 4: parallel sessions in thematic tracks:

  • Cross chain control centers (4C)
  • 4C in the city (incl. building logistics, last mile and e-commerce)
  • Human capital and Social Innovation
  • Service Logistics
  • Supply Chain Finance
  • Synchromodality
  • Trade Compliance and Border Management

16.20
Plenary wrap up with chair Albert Veenstra and the two observing experts.

16.50
Drinks

Monday 4 December 2017
09.00 – 17.00
Muntgebouw, Utrecht

Register for the conference and select the track you want to participate in.

Please register here.

 

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