Open Call in ERA-Net Transport - Deadline 2 October 2015

The ERA-Net "Transport" has published a call on "Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains".

Deadline: 2 October 2015 

Publication Date: 1 April 2015

Weblink: http://transport-era.net/research-calls/sustainable/

Short Call Abstract: 

This call is open for project proposals in the following five call domains.

  • Cross-border freight transport corridors
  • Hub development
  • Urban / last mile logistics
  • Organisational innovations and new business models in logistics
  • Information infrastructure and services for logistics

The call aims at proposals that deliver operational strategies, applicable results and/or deployable products/services for improving effectiveness, efficiency and sustainability of logistics in Europe.

SSH aspects: 

  • Business analytics and models of close loop supply chain sustainability (circular economy) 
  • Business models for horizontal and vertical cooperation 
  • Efficient reverse logistics networks 
  • Collaborative chain control strategies for advanced supply chain risk management and resilience 
  • New Business Models (Increase asset utilization by sharing, Collaboration Tools, Revenue/Gain sharing for private-private; public-private; public-public etc.) 
  • Drivers and enablers for collaboration and coordination (Favouring the transition to the new collaborative environment, understanding the impact of collaborative logistics)

Specific participation requirements: 

PLEASE REFER TO THE CALL TEXT FOR FURTHER SPECIFIC PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS!

 

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