Summer School on Urban Logistics

Course Code :2137TEWKOO
Study domain:Logistics Management
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:48
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Faculty decision based on student file
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:continuous assessment
Lecturer(s)Thierry Vanelslander

3. Course contents *

The first week is composed of an intensive series of interactive lectures. Topics are organized per day: introduction to urban logistics, the economics of the urban last mile, the policy framework for urban logistics initiatives, urban logistics innovation, and Big Data and Smart Cities in an urban logistics context. During the second week, the participants will elaborate a specific assignment in groups, under supervision, including intermediary meeting moments, question rounds and a presentation of results achieved.

Introduction to urban logistics

Big Data and Smart Cities in an urban logistics context

Special topics in urban logistics

Urban logistics impact

Policy framework for urban logistics initiatives