Mar 01, 2023

Help to identify priorities in R&I in the logistics sector: join the in-person workshop on 1st March, Brussels

Tuesday, January 17th, 2023

For all stakeholders interested in R&I in freight transport and logistics

9:30 – 15:00 (CET) Wednesday, March 1st 2023

BluePoint, Bd Auguste Reyers 80, 1030 Brussels 

The BOOSTLOG project, a 3-year project funded by the EU through HORIZON 2020, is supporting European Commissions to identifying R&I priorities that will be used to provide inputs for various programmes including the ongoing Horizon Europe. The BOOSTLOG consortium has delivered the first version of recommendations on future programmes last year. We would like to invite you to join the workshop to work together to form recommendations for next programmes and calls.

The workshop will consider of keynote presentations and group discussions. All participates will be assigned to three groups. Each group will be chaired by a rapporteur in order to carry out deeper discussions to form recommendations. Results of the workshops will be used to provide inputs for BOOSTLOG deliverables and ALICE recommendations to EC and member states’ national funding programmes.

Draft Agenda: 

Time Session/Presentation Speaker/Chair
09:30 -9:45 Welcome and introduction Fernando Liesa, Secretary General, ALICE;

Andreas Nettsträter, Fraunhofer IML

09:45 – 10:05 Keynote speech 1: Current challenges in logistics DG MOVE, EC (TBC)
10:05 – 10:25 Keynote speech 2: Reshaping supply chains for positive social impact Carolina Cipres, ZLC
10:25 – 12:00 Group discussion part I: Collection and clustering of trends, technologies, and concepts in three corners Andreas Nettsträter, Fraunhofer IML
12:00 – 13:00                                            Lunch
13:00 – 14:15 Group discussion part II: Prioritising trends, technologies, and concepts Andreas Nettsträter, Fraunhofer IML
14:15 – 15:00 Reports from group discussions & validation of final results of the workshop Group rapporteurs
15:00 End of meeting Fernando Liesa, Secretary General, ALICE



BOOSTLOG in-person Workshop 1st March 2023 @ BLUEPOINT - Brussels

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Activities performed in the frame of BOOSTLOG Project, “Boosting impact generation from research and innovation on integrated freight transport and Logistics system”, that has received funding from the European Union´s Horizon 2020 research and innovation Programme under grant No 101006902

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