Courses

With this website we want to prepare Belgian and Dutch logistics students, lecturers, professionals & jobseekers for new competencies, technologies and trends of the future. Therefore, from mid-October onwards, we have been organizing numerous webinars, virtual classrooms, college tours & student challenges. These are completely free of charge. Below, you will discover the different topics that will be discussed.

Courses below are available with English subtitles

Webinars

During short, but powerful online webinars, an expert discusses a relevant topic from the logistics sector in 30 minutes. During and after the webinar, there is an opportunity to ask questions. Afterwards you will receive a recording of the webinar.

During the first webinar you will gain insight into the basic concepts and processes within logistics and we will show the impact on transport, warehousing and production. We also demonstrate the importance of logistics in our world. The first webinar mainly has an introductory character and can be followed by anyone, even without a logistical background.

Contents

What does a logistics chain look like and how is it structured from the supplier to the customer? The various aspects are discussed on the basis of a well-known example.How did logistics come about and which sub-areas can be distinguished? We explain the background of logistics and show how important logistics is for society.Why should logistics interest you? A career in logistics is a wise choice. It offers a lot of challenge and the perspective is good.

Teachers

– Danny Jonker (Fontys University of Applied Sciences)
– Brenda Wilmots (PXL University of Applied Sciences)

Practical information

No specific prior knowledge is required to follow this webinar. Register here & receive the link.

 

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Anyone can be a leader. Whether you are a parent, student, professional, entrepreneur or manager. It’s not about an expensive-sounding job title. But it is about how you can achieve something with your vision and personality, together with others. That is people management. Or, in a better word: leadership! In this webinar you will get the latest insights. And 3 golden tips to boost your leadership. But above all, you are encouraged to think for yourselfabout how YOU can best lead.

Contents

What can we learn from existing management theories?What is the effect of rewards and punishments and what works best?What is the difference between extrinsic and intrinsic motivation and what works best?What are the success factors of effective leadership and how can we create the right conditions?

Teachers

– Marco van Lier (Fontys University of Applied Sciences)

Practical information

No specific prior knowledge is required to follow this webinar. Register here & receive the link.

>> SUBSCRIBE HERE

Courses below are only available in Dutch. We are currently still working on English subtitles. Contact us for opportunities in English.

Webinars

During short, but powerful online webinars, an expert discusses a relevant topic from the logistics sector in 30 minutes. During and after the webinar, there is an opportunity to ask questions. Afterwards you will receive a recording of the webinar.

Virtual classrooms

A virtual classroom consists of a series of 6 to 8 lessons on a specific logistics topic. You can follow these virtual classrooms live or watch the recording afterwards. Each classroom is supported with assignments, cases and feedback and lasts about 90 minutes.

College tours

In our college tours, we have various guest speakers and logistics experts speaking.

Student challenges

24h in company – on hold due to corona

Duurzaamheid, maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen, circulaire economie: belangrijke trends die de komende jaren grote impact gaan hebben op de logistiek. Wat is een casus die bij bedrijven speelt?

Duurzaamheid, maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen, circulaire economie: belangrijke trends die de komende jaren grote impact gaan hebben op de logistiek. Wat is een casus die bij bedrijven speelt?

Tekorten op de arbeidsmarkt en nieuwe technologieën geven een impuls aan het automatiseren van administratieve processen. Welke casus willen bedrijven aanpakken?

Veranderende klanteisen zorgen ervoor dat ketens steeds sneller moeten kunnen reageren en op een transparante manier informatie kunnen communiceren. Dit betekent dat er ook afwegingen gemaakt moeten worden om bepaalde zaken zelf te doen, in te kopen of misschien zelfs te leasen. Welke casus speelt bij bedrijven?

Supply chains zijn steeds verder geïntegreerd, worden vaak lean ingericht en zijn globaal in hun opzet. Dit brengt risico’s met zich mee; denk hierbij aan Brexit, consumentenhypes of pandemieën. Hoe kan een organisatie zich hier op voorbereiden?