New book on integrated support for smart manufacturing

February 16, 2021
The HORSE Book on integrated support for smart manufacturing is now available. Paul Grefen of TU/e and member of the daily board of ESCF is first author. The book presents the main results of the European HORSE project and has been published recently. It features an extensive description of the architecture design, prototype system realization and […]

The Supply Chain Disruption Management Manual

February 4, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has adversely affected every economy in the world. Not only has it changed the way we work and travel, it also heavily disrupted international supply chains and networks. The DASCOVIMI research project aimed at giving insights into how a pandemic impacts organisations in the supply chain (discovery), but also how they should react and […]

Seminar ‘Voorkomen is beter dan genezen in de supply chain

January 15, 2021
On January 22 from 13-15 hours Dinalog organises the online seminar ‘Voorkomen is beter dan genezen in de Supply Chain’ (To prevent is better than to cure in the Supply Chain). It is a Dutch spoken seminar. The event has been set up by the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Eindhoven University of Technology and Wageningen University & Research. […]

Bring the vaccine to the people

January 12, 2021
A group of logistics experts linked to the European Supply Chain Forum proposes to bring the corona vaccines home to most of the people. Around hundred cooled vehicles with each four to ten people who inject the vaccin would be sufficient. Senior researcher Willem van Jaarsveld of the Operations, Planning and Control Group (OPAC) thinks […]

Servitization workshop

January 10, 2021
Save the date for next servitization workshop entitled “How to make the most of machine data when developing servitization business models” will take place on January 19 (members only). Want to know more about our new community Servitization? Watch the video.