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Urban Freight Conference 2016, Feedback and News

After the conference given in Mid-October, the Urban Freight Platform released the presentations and news.

The Urban Freight Platform (UFP) is an initiative on urban freight research based in Sweden and supported by the VREF. The UFP works as a facilitator of academic research on urban freight within the context of the logistics competence center Northern LEAD at University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology.

The conference presentations are now available for download as well as links to the conference program here.

Regarding news, Chalmers and Northern LEAD published 3 news about the conference, including a video with Alison Conway and a short conference summary. The links to these news articles are available on UFP's conference homepage.

Details on application:

Event: Conference on Urban Freight: Plan for the future - sharing urban space

When: October 17-19, 2016 in Gothenburg

If any questions about the conference arise, please contact the conference organizers.

For Further info:

Follow Urban Freight Platform on Twitter and keep yourself updated about the conference: @UFP_Gbg

http://www.chalmers.se/en/centres/lead/urbanfreightplatform/vrefconf16/Pages/default.aspx


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