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Logistics

Get to know Leipzig as a logistics location, first hand, and meet the big players in person.

Visit the companies and research institutions that are shaping Leipzig as a logistics location.

 

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Schenker Deutschland AG with its various locations in the Leipzig area is well-positioned to offer suitable solutions for individual customer requirements. Whether air/sea freight, land transportation, trade fairs/special transports or contract logistics services – the entire range of logistics is available. At Schenker Deutschland AG’s largest logistics center, 1,100 employees pack automotive parts that range from airbags to shock absorbers securely for the foreign plants of an OEM.

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At another location, the assembly line supply of automobile manufacturers is ensured in sequence. Industrial customers also appreciate the excellent service: DB Schenker is also responsible for the Europe-wide supply of spare parts for a wind turbine manufacturer as well as in-house logistics for a manufacturer of industrial trucks. Other customers also use DB Schenker’s logistics know-how in a shared logistics center.

Projects
Various and always new, e.g. driverless industrial trucks or augmented reality in logistics

Features
Company tour, presentation of projects

 

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HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management is a private, university-level business school in Leipzig offering doctoral and postdoctoral degrees. It is considered the cradle of modern management studies. Since its founding in 1992, HHL has been committed to excellent economic education and research, and quickly gained an excellent international reputation. 750 students from over 65 nations study at HHL.

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HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management is a private, university-level business school in Leipzig offering doctoral and postdoctoral degrees. It is considered the cradle of modern management studies. Since its founding in 1992, HHL has been committed to excellent economic education and research, and quickly gained an excellent international reputation. 750 students from over 65 nations study at HHL.

Focus on research, teaching and practice transfer

  • Business model development & evaluation in the area of digital logistics/SCM
  • Intelligent IT solutions for logistics/ Logistics 4.0/ SCM 4.0
  • Evaluation of IT logistics solutions & project management
  • Value creation management/ Industry 4.0
  • Business process management
  • Digital transformation
  • Sustainable logistics systems and networks (e.g. city/urban logistics)
  • Organizational development and competence management for companies, particularly in logistics

1-day program with the following modules 1 to 4 (module 2 or 3 can also be booked individually)

  1. “Logistics@HHL – Gateway to Smart Logistics & Digital Transformation”
    (Presentation of projects, activities of the chair and the focus of the Smart Infrastructure Hub)
  2. “Digitalization & Logistics – A perfect fit”
    (Introduction to digital logistics with application examples and subsequent group discussion)
  3. “Smart City Logistics – Manage your Last Mile sustainably”
    (Last mile and city logistics as building blocks of the smart city, with workshop)

“Digital Transformation – Business Process Management as Energy Booster”
(Introduction to the basics of business process management in the digital age with application workshop)

Duration: 1 day (8 hours) or individual module (approx. 2 hours)