September 6, 2017 — September 8, 2017

Logistics Research Network Conference

Logistics Research Network Conference

Bram Kin, MOBI’s research associate for City Logistics, is confirmed as a speaker at the the 22nd Annual Conference of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Logistics Research Network (LRN). The conference will take place from the 6th to 8th September 2017 at Southampton Solent University.

He’ll present the paper Towards a sustainable urban freight transport system – Axes for intervention, co-authored by dr. Sara Verlinde and prof. dr. Cathy Macharis.

“The LRN is an informal network of academics, researchers, practitioners and other interested individuals working in the area of logistics, supply chain management and operations management. Its main objective it to facilitate the generation, promotion and dissemination of relevant research”.

“With the sea change in global politics resulting from Brexit and the US presidential election, the 2017 Conference theme will focus on the uncertainty for international trade and the ramifications for supply chain management and logistics. The Conference will showcase the latest research in measuring, forecasting, and planning for uncertainty and demonstrate some of the challenges and opportunities available to industry professionals.The LRN Conference welcomes researchers and practitioners from diverse logistics and supply chain areas, and in all sectors, to publish their research work and industrial case studies”.

For more information and how to register, please visit the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Logistics Research Network (LRN) website.