This is the annual Future Urban Mobility Symposium, organized by the Future Urban Mobility (FM) IRG of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Center. The two-day Symposium, featuring contributions from researchers at SMART, MIT, NTU, NUS, and SMU, among others, will give an up-to-date account on research on a variety of topics relevant[…]
IST-Lisbon PhD candidate and MLL visiting student André Alho recieved the “2015 best doctoral disertation award” at the European Logistics Association Doctorate Workshop, for his research on urban freight parking in Lisbon. About the workshop: The European Logistics Association organizes a yearly European Doctorate Workshop. The 2015 edition was in Schindellegi, Switzerland, from June 24th[…]
Dr Sergio Caballero completed his PhD program at Tecnológico de Monterrey on the 14th of May 2015. Dr Caballero worked at the Megacity Lab in Boston and in Mexico City for his PhD. During his PhD he has published several outstanding papers, and received an award at POMS 2014.
Daniel Merchan, Yin Jin Lee, and Andre Alho took part in the Pan-American Advanced Studies Institute on Sustainable Urban Freight Systems Workshop (PASI-SUFS) in Colombia. Presented research ideas along with academic representatives from America and Europe: http://cite.rpi.edu/events/14-pasi-sufs
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted the Last Mile Delivery Roundtable at the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics: http://supplychainmit.com/2014/06/26/driving-value-over-the-last-mile/
Dr. Edgar Blanco and Prof. Jan Fransoo hosted a special session on logistics to nanostores in megacities, at the POMS Annual Conference in Atlanta.
Earlier this month, the MIT Megacity Lab, in partnership with TU Eindhoven and ITESM hosted a workshop on urban freight challenges in large metropolitan areas.
Dr Edgar Blanco shared his vision on megacity logistics as the keynote speaker in Foro IndustrialTec, hosted by ITESM in Mexico City.
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted a workshop in Madrid: Fragmentation in Urban Operations with Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted a workshop: Beijing:Sustaining Growth at Tsinghua University.