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Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains Call

ENT launches its Flagship 2015 call 'Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains'. The call is open from 1st April 2015 to 2nd October 2015.

Impact of innovation in multinational supply chains

21 April 2015

In multinational logistics networks many decisions are still taken locally. Fragmentation of planning methods, transporters, and rate- and IT-systems lead to a limited overview from a central perspective, compromised synergy of business units and high costs.

WCM Summer School 2015 - Open for Application until June 15th

20 April 2015

Are you a technical Master/PhD student or young professional (within 10 years after graduation), with a special interest in Maintenance Management & Engineering, then apply to the fourth edition of the WCM Summer School.

Congress Top Sector Logistics ‘Mapping the Future of Logistics’

On Wednesday April 1st, 2015 the congress 'Mapping the Future of Logistics' was held in De Doelen in Rotterdam. This Top Sector Logistics congress was organized by Connekt, Dinalog, NWO and TNO.

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Start RSM Master in Customs

16 March 2015

Participants of the new Executive Master in Customs and Supply Chain Management at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) kicked off the start of their studies on RSM's campus on Tuesday 10 March 2015.

Highlights of Alice Conference “Design Future Logistics”

23 February 2015

At Wednesday February 11 the first annual conference of ETP Alice was held in The Netherlands and hosted by Schiphol Cargo. Some 100 people, members and interested parties from all over Europe attended to discuss the potential of innovation to design the future of Logistics in Europe.

New Call for proposals on sustainable logistics

11 February 2015

The World bank aims to fund studies that deliver practical solutions, methodologies and innovative ideas that benefit low income and middle income countries

Congress Top Sector Logistics ‘Mapping the Future of Logistics’

We cordially invite you to the congress of the Top Sector Logistics 'Mapping the Future of Logistics' on Wednesday 1 April 2015 in De Doelen, Rotterdam.


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Impact of innovation in cross-dock facilities

15 January 2015

The profitability of container transport continues to fall. Empty containers are often transported.

Decision tool for the purchasing, storage and distribution of spare parts

14 January 2015

Sometimes it is cheaper to order spare parts directly from the factory, sometimes through a regional dealer and sometimes it is cheaper to store them elsewhere. The Dinalog Conversion Factory investigated the best solution for your company.

3 new courses Graduate Program Operations Management & Logistics

14 January 2015

GP-OML is started by Beta and Trail research schools it offers a range of 4 day in-depth courses with a close connection to actual research. The courses are meant for graduate students and highly experienced professionals.