'Professor Jo van Nunen Seminar on Innovations in Transport and Logistics'


We kindly invite you to the ‘Professor Jo van Nunen Seminar on Innovations in Transport and Logistics’ on Friday 3 September 2010. This unique seminar is being organised by the Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), in conjunction with the Dutch Institute for Advanced Logistics (Dinalog) and the Dutch Association of Logistics Management (VLM).
The event is being held in memory of Professor Jo van Nunen, who has recently passed away and has left a strong scientific legacy in these fields. Leading speakers from the academic and corporate worlds will share their thoughts on innovations and other new developments in the areas of transport, logistics and ICT.
The programme will be in English, with the exception of the Dutch-language introduction.
01.00 PM 01.30 PM Arrival guests
01.30 PM 02.00 PM Introduction:

Welcome and Introduction (Peter van Baalen, RSM)
Professor Jo van Nunen Chair (George Yip, RSM)
In memory of Professor Jo van Nunen (Bart Straatman, RSM)
Present Liber Amicorum (Rob Zuidwijk, RSM)

02.00 PM 02.30 PM Theme 1: Smart Port Networks
    Introduction Science (Albert Veenstra, RSM)
Introduction Business (Paul Ham, ECT)
02.30 PM 03.00 PM Theme 2: Closed Loop and Sustainable Supply Chains
    Introduction Science (Erwin van der Laan, RSM)
Introduction Business (Florens Slob, Van Gansewinkel)
03.00 PM 03.30 PM Intermission
03.30 PM 04.00 PM Theme 3: Capacity and Demand Management
    Introduction Science (Leo Kroon, RSM)
Introduction Business (Boudewijn Canrinus, Albert.nl)
04.00 PM 04.30 PM Theme 4: Smart Business Networks
    Introduction Science (Peter Vervest, RSM)
Introduction Business (Martijn Hoogeweegen, ING)
04.30 PM 05.00 PM Paneldiscussion (moderated by Lorike Hagdorn, VU / TNO)
    Wim Bens, DINALOG
    Wando Boevé, ECT
    Eric van Heck, RSM
    Mieke Damen, VLM
    Luk Van Wassenhove, INSEAD
05.00 PM 05.05 PM Closure
05.05 PM 06.30 PM Mingling and Refreshments
You can register for the seminar by sending an email to Ms. Cheryl Eiting at ceiting@rsm.nl before Monday 30 August 2010. Please ensure to include your first name, surname and company or organisation name in the message.
Contact information:
Cheryl Eiting