ELA Conference

Kortvelyesi, Arabella
October 2001
Logistics & Transport Focus;Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 8, p11
Trade Publication
This article reports on the highlights of the Seventh European Logistics Association held in Paris, France on July 2001. The logistics association was formed in 1984 and an annual doctoral workshop/conference has been held ever since in the French capital. The aims of the association is to integrate educational learning with the needs of industrial demands, in the context and environment of logistics. It further aims to propagate logistics research currently being pursued by academic communities. The conference focused on distribution channels in the age of the internet, environmentally compliant distribution and the role of human resources in supply chain relationships. The process of student selection is discussed.


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