Cutting-edge insight from industry thought leaders

The University of Essex is bringing together pioneering Essex researchers on Wednesday 14 July 2021 from 10am to 12.30pm to provide cutting-edge insight from industry thought leaders as they unpack some of the latest trends and challenges in logistics and supply chain innovation.

The University explain: "We’re building an ecosystem of ambitious logistics and supply chain partners to collaborate and innovate with. Come and join us to hear how accessible project funding is when you work in partnership with Essex.


"We’ll be welcoming three expert industry speakers alongside University of Essex academics, as they explore leadership, change and innovation in logistics and supply chain management across industry sectors."


Event speakers


  • Alan Shaoul, Chief Financial Officer at DP World UK

  • Trevor Scott, Managing Director at Simarco International

  • Michele Tedaldi, Sales and Marketing Manager at Returnloads.net

  • Professor Niraj Kumar, Strategy, Operations and Entrepreneurship Professor at Essex Business School, University of Essex

  • Professor Matthew Allen, Strategy, Operations and Entrepreneurship Professor at Essex Business School, University of Essex

  • Dr James Fowler, Management and Marketing Lecturer at Essex Business School, University of Essex

  • Dr Shabneez Bhankaraully, Strategy, Operations and Entrepreneurship Lecturer at Essex Business School, University of Essex

  • Dr Xinan Yang, Reader for the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Essex

  • Joshua Arrowsmith, KTP Associate at The Finishing Line


Book your free place and don’t miss out!