Course – Freight Transport Management

April 6, 2016 10.00 h - 17.00 h

The aim of this course is to learn how to plan and control transport operations in supply chain networks. Participants will learn to:

  • describe transportation networks, logistics operations and distinguish between related synchronization issues in the network;
  • design and apply models and solution approaches for port logistics and transportation;
  • design and apply mathematical models and solution approaches to solve specific decision problems such as vehicle routing, scheduling and inventory control;
  • indicate the challenges and solve specific decision problems in synchromodal transportation networks.

More detailed information in the attached document.

Lecturers: Prof. Iris Vis and Dr. Leandro Coelho

Course dates: 23 March, 6 April, 4 May, 11 May 2016

ECTS: 1 (attendance) – 4 (attendance + assignment)

Time: 10.00 -16.00 h.

Location: Se7en, Mariaplaats 7, Utrecht

Participation: free for TRAIL/Beta/OML members and PhD students of participating faculties

Attachement: TRAIL OML Course Freight Transport Management

Registration: HERE

This course is part of the GP-OML program (

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