ALICE - the European Technology Platform ALICE and ICCS – the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems are delighted to announce that the 9th International Physical Internet Conference – IPIC20213, the flagship conference on Physical Internet, will be taking place on 13-15 June, in Athens Greece. Under the theme ‘Physical Internet: Expanding the logistics scope’ this year’s conference will be focusing on the latest breakthroughs, emerging trends and solutions shaping the future of the global freight and logistics industry.
IPIC Conference aims to provide an open forum for researchers, industry representatives, government officials and citizens to together explore, discuss, introduce leading edge concepts, methodologies, recent projects, technological advancements,start-up initiatives, for current and future Physical Internet implementation.
Leading voices from across the world will take the stage to present a broad range of topics include inter-connected logistics, PI fundamentals, business models, governance and implementation, cross-chain control, synchromodal transportation, IT systems, stakeholders and their roles. New business models, enabling technologies and experimentations already underway will be presented, making this meeting a unique opportunity to learn, network and discuss the latest results and challenges about interconnected logistics. The ultimate objective of the Conference is to provide an effective and efficient framework for synergies and exchange of experience and knowledge that will pave the way for sustainable development of the logistics sector.
One day prior to the Conference, the 5th edition of the IPIC PhD Colloquium will take place, a one-day event aimed at developing and mentoring PhD students, run by leading academics in the field of Physical Internet.
The Call for contributions will open soon! Stay tuned to receive all updates at https://www.pi.events/IPIC2023/