Prof. dr. Eddy Van de Voorde is Full Professor at the University of Antwerp, Faculty of Applied Economics. His activities are situated in Maritime Economics, Port Economics, Air Transport and Logistics. He is in charge of a lot of new research projects, financed by various Belgian and international governments and private organizations. His research results in a long list of publications in important journals. Recently, he was co-author of various standard-works in the field of transport economics and models. He is also co-editor of the book ‘Critical Issues in Air Transport Economics and Business’ (Routledge, 2011).
Moreover, he is a professor at the University of Ghent and at the Technical University of Delft, and he is visiting professor at different foreign universities, such as Lisbon, Bari, London and MIT (Cambridge, USA). In 2010 he got a visiting professorship at the Sapienza University in Rome.
In the past years he fulfilled different functions in international scientific associations, such as being the vice-chair of the International Association of Maritime Economists (IAME), vice-chair of the scientific committee of the World Conference on Transport Research Society (WCTRS) and chair of the Benelux Interuniversity Group of Transport Economists (BIVEC). He is also a member of the editorial board of a number of international journals, such as Journal of Air Transport Management.