Third Conference on Logistics

  • June 21, 2004

Third Conference on Logistics (June 21 and 22, 2004)
21 Jun 2004
Zaragoza, Spain
The Conference is organised in the framework of the Master’s Degree in Logistics of the University of Zaragoza, as a final event of the third academic year of activity in Logistics training. Experts, professionals and teachers from different countries will meet. The Conference covers a broad spectrum of innovative concepts and methodologies that are being used today in companies involved in Logistics activities. The goal of the Conference is to provide training, as well as serve as a meeting point for professionals and researchers, where the new trends in Logistics can be made known and interchanged.Click here to see pdf brochure.

Mariano Gracia Room
Auditorium of Zaragoza
Eduardo Ibarra, 3
50009 Zaragoza (Spain)


Monday, June 21 2004

15:30 Registration
16:00 Presentation of the Third Conference on Logistics

1st Session
Chairman: Emilio Larrodé (Higher University School of Engineering)
16:30 RFID Potential in supply chain management.
Prof. Yosef Sheffi (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
17.30 Carmelo Marín (Master’s Degree in Logistics)
Development of a tool for external consults for terminals tracking
18:00 Coffee break.

2nd session
Chairman: Manuel Espitia (Faculty of Economics and Business Studies)
18:30 Prof. Daniel Villalba Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)
Logistics from an academic and professional point of view
18:30 Dr. Thomas Kaeseborn (Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics. Dortmund)
Aspects of the revitalisation of the European rail freight traffic
21:00 Official Conference Dinner

Tuesday, June 22 2004

3rd session
Chairman: Mª Jesús Sáenz (Higher University School of Engineering)
9:00 Prof. Hendrik VanLandeghem (University of Ghent)
Focused Benchmarking in logistics and supply chain management: best practices and performance metrics
10:00 Prof. Riitta Smeds (Helsinky University of Technology)
Customer relationships management and change management in company networks: a challenge for inter-company process learning
11:00 Alejandra Padilla (Master’s Degree in Logistics)
Implementation of a pick to line automatic system with radiofrequency and an a time and method study
11:30 Coffee break.

4th session
Chairman: Lucía I. García (Faculty of Economics and Business Studies)
12:00 Prof. Ola Hultkrantz (Chalmers University)
Logistics from a Scandinavian perspective
13:00 Rubén Casanova (PILOT Award – Master’s Degree in Logistics)
From internal logistics to supply chain


5th session (in Spanish)
16:00 Jose Antonio Vicente (F


  • Start Date:June 21, 2004
  • End Date:June 21, 2004