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 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.
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted a 2 days workshop in Santiago de Chile: The Urban Logistics of The Future. The workshop is hosted by partners at Universidad Andrés Bello.
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted the Last Mile Delivery Roundtable @ MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted a workshop in São Paulo: Volatile Urban Environments with Universidade de São Paulo.
Dr. Edgar Blanco hosted a workshop in Bogotá: Small Store Logistics with the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (CLI).
Thanks to the help of my colleagues at Monterrey Tech and the support of Sergio Caballero (Ph.D. student), the agenda of the first Megacity Logistics Workshop in Mexico City is all set. The full agenda can be found here. We have a great set of speakers including my good friend Professor Jan Fransoo from TU/e.
Six workshops have been scheduled as part of the first year activities of the Megacity Logistics Lab. The workshops will be held in Mexico City, Bogota, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago and the MIT Campus. Learn more here.