Summer School

Digital Supply Chain and Logistics Management

July 10-14, 2023


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After being postponed for two years due to Covid-19, the DSCLM Summer School returns!

The Hellenic Institute of Transport (CERTH/HIT) and the Laboratory of Supply Chain Management (LASCM/AUTH) announce the organization of the 2nd Summer School on Digital Supply Chain and Logistics Management which will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece, from 10th July to 14th July 2023.

Digital Supply Chain & Logistics addresses the challenges created by today’s hyper-competitive, omni-channel environment and explores your opportunities to develop an agile, customer responsive and resilient supply chain.

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This program will allow students/professionals to learn about creating digital supply chain strategies and experimenting with key digital supply chain capabilities to further implement and transform dynamic value chains. In this program, we will analyse the factors involved in the digital transformation of supply chain. Develop an in-depth understanding of the perspectives, roles, and decisions in transforming supply chains in the digital era. Covers digital supply chain capabilities (Visibility, Agility, Collaboration, Omnichannel), the role of technology (IoT, AI, Digital Twins), processes and organizations, as well as digital platforms and performance. Discusses relevant and novel case studies.

Scope / Objectives

The summer school targets to achieve the following objectives:

Identify and learn how to implement the key digital supply chain capabilities

Gain experience in developing digital supply chain strategies

Learn from real case studies that went through the digital transition of their SC processes

Acquire the appropriate competitive skills for becoming the perfect candidate in the job seekers' arena

Useful Info

When: 10-14 July 2023

Where: Hellenic Institute of Transport, 6th Km Charilaou - Thermi Rd, GR 57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki, Greece


Duration: 5 days

Number of participants: 30

Application Deadline: 9 June 2023


HIT-CERTH, 6th Km Charilaou - Thermi Rd, GR 57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki, Greece

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How to apply:

  1. Fill in the form registration
  2. Attached a Cover Letter for the purpose of your purpose of your participation in the Summer School
  3. A copy from your most Up-to Date CV
  4. Certificate of Studies

Term of Participation:

  1. Certified undergraduate/postgraduate students
  2. Good knowledge of English
  3. Interested students and/or graduates of Engineering schools with further specialization in the field of Logistics as well as professionals of logistics and supply chain sectors will have priority in the selection process
  4. The deadline for registration is June 9, 2023, 12:00 pm EEST
  5. Participants will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion of the program
  6. Within the framework of the event and with the support of major industry bodies, 10 students will have the opportunity to participate with a scholarship that will cover travel expenses


Dr. Dimitrios Vlachos

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Dr. Georgia Ayfantopoulou

Research Director, Deputy Director, Hellenic Institute of Transport, CERTH

Nikos Gotzias

Partner, SC & transportation, Planning S.A

Apostolos Bizakis

CEO, TREDIT - Transeuropean Consultants for Transport, Development and Information Technology S.A.

Christos Doukas

Managing Director BU Logistics (KNAPP Greece)

Ali Fotovat

Director of Business Development, INNOVENT Technology

Dr. Anestis Fachantidis

CEO Medoid AI

Sofia Raptopoulou

DeliNet founder

Sofoklis Dais

Research associate, Hellenic Institute of Transport, CERTH

George Stamoulis

Manager | Supply Chain & Operations at EY

Konstantinos Pavlou

Manager, Business Consulting / Supply Chain & Operations at EY

Konstantinos Haniotis

Manager Director Telenavis

Panagiotis Kanellopoulos

Innovation Management at ACS, IQ novus, MSc in Sports Science

Dimitrios Gkatsios

Account Manager at Entersoft

Stamatios Andrianopoulos

Founder and Executive Consultant, PLANNING SA

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