9th International Physical Internet Conference


Engineering & Computer Science (General)

The future of the global freight and logistics industry will be shaped during a 3-day conference from 13th to 15th of June. A PhD Colloquium as a pre-conference event is foreseen on the 13th of June.

This year’s conference will be open to all physical internet topics and focusing on Physical Internet as a suitable approach to overcome the latest global breakthroughs. The Call for contributions welcomes submissions related to the Physical Internet principles and developments contribute to:

• Support freight transport and logistics decarbonization in an affordable way by bringing further efficiency to logistics and enabling collaboration and sharing of assets at marginal set up costs.

• Provide further resilience to global and regional supply chains through the implementation of synchromodal strategies and interconnected logistics multimodal networks.

• Support the development of the circular economy by better addressing reverse logistics and close loop circular networks.

• Address urban logistics challenges, e-commerce and retail distribution in cities thanks to open an interconnected logistics and distribution networks.