Jun 18, 2018

5th International Physical Internet Conference, 18-22 June 2018

Monday, May 28th, 2018

The 5th International Physical Internet Conference takes place from 18-22 June 2018 in Groningen, The Netherlands. The University of Groningen organizes this large international conference on Physical Internet together with the Dutch logistics sector. We are looking forward to welcoming guests from industry, academia and governmental organizations.

The Program        
We are putting together a strong and varied program for 2018 attendees, including a keynote session on “Current and Future Physical Internet Developments” by Sergio Barbarino, Chair of Alice and a keynote of Kristel Groenenboom, CEO Container Service C. Groenenboom B.V.

Other featured topics concern aspects related to logistics, for example: Sustainability, Material Handling Technologies, Governance, IT & Blockchain, City logistics & Operations, E-commerce, Law, Human Aspects, and Cybersecurity. Additionally, there will be a series of other events, including; serious gaming, a startup event, meet the CEO & future CEO, a poster session, company visits and more.

IPIC 2018 aims to provide an open forum for researchers, innovators and practitioners. Specifically, the conference focuses on insights for implementation steps of the Physical Internet in the coming five years. Visit our conference website to view our full draft conference program.

You can find information about The Conference, The Venue and Accommodation at IPIC website: https://www.pi.events/

We hope to welcome you in the Netherlands!

For more information, please contact the organization via ipic2018@rug.nl

Activities performed in the frame of SENSE “Accelerating the Path Towards the Physical Internet”. The SENSE project has received funding from the European Union´s Horizon 2020 research and innovation Programme under grant agreement No. 769967.

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