A conference on the future of supply chain management will take place at the Chambre des Métiers next 1 March, hosted by the Luxembourg Centre for Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
Guest speakers include Professor Yossi Sheffi, director of MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics, Hjoerdis Stahl, director Post Courrier Luxembourg, Dr Matthias Winkenbach, director MIT Megacity Logistics Lab at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics, and Marc Hansen, Minister Delegate for Higher Education & Research.
A detailed preliminary schedule is below:
Doors open at 08:30.
09:00 Welcome note -- Prof. Rainer Klump, President of the University of Luxembourg, and Prof. Benny Mantin, director LCL, University of Luxembourg
09:15 - 09:30 Marc Hansen, Minister Delegate for Higher Education & Research Opening remarks
09:30 - 10:15 Keynote Prof. Yossi Sheffi, director, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics. Topic: The Future of Supply Chain Management
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:30 Hjoerdis Stahl, director, Post Courrier Luxembourg. Topic: Supply Chain and Logistics Perspectives for Luxembourg and the Post
11:30 - 12:15 Prof. Benny Mantin, director LCL, University of Luxembourg. Topic: Behavioural Aspects in Operations and Supply Chain Management
12:15 - 13:45 Lunch Break, lunch provided at the Chambre des Métiers
13:45 - 14:30 Dr. Matthias Winkenbach, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics. Topic: Density, Data & Technology – Perspectives on Urban Last-Mile Logistics
14:30 - 15:15 Interview: BASF’s experience as a SCALE partner. Interview by Prof. Steffen Klosterhalfen, University of Luxembourg
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 - 16:45 Panel Discussion on the Influences of Blockchain on the Supply Chain Introduction on Blockchain by Dr. Zsofia Kräussl, University of Luxembourg Moderator: Prof. Yossi Sheffi, director, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics. Participants: Genentech, IBM, University of Luxembourg
16:45 - 17:00 Closing remarks by Prof. Benny Mantin Director LCL, University of Luxembourg
17:00 -18:30 Networking Reception at the Chambre des Métiers