What happens when freight is left out in urban planning, and how well planned is really Vasagatan in Gothenburg?
Leading city logistic researchers from all over the world soon gather in Gothenburg, during the 2016 VREF conference on Urban Freight. The goal: to learn from the best practices, and discuss the many challenges that need to be overcome to make denser cities work for everyone.
In September, the large EU-funded project AEOLIX will begin. The project aims at facilitating a “digital eco system” for freight transport information sharing. The basic premise is to, through a common infrastructure of decentralised services and interfaces, analyse and exploit data to achieve sustainable pan-European logistics systems.
How can society become better able to meet the needs of those affected by cancer, during and after treatment, from a holistic perspective? This is what the preliminary study Kraftens Hus [Powerhouse] in Borås will seek to address. Work began in mid-May with a creative dialogue meeting.
Health services and medical care have everything to gain by involving patients when personnel are engaged in making improvements. That is the view of Susanne Gustavsson, Nursing director and midwife at Skaraborg Hospital, who for the past six years has combined her work with doctoral studies at Chalmers. Now she is hoping that her research will contribute to a broader view of the patient’s role...
Teamwork. Multifunctional teams. Striving towards excellence by learning from each other. After a quick online search, it seems like all major companies use the holy concept of teamwork to reach success. But how does teamwork work?
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research Seminar is a research seminar series at the department. The seminars are open to everyone and you do not need to sign up in advance.
The Areas of Advance brings together education, research and innovation. In our mind, this is the key to be able to successfully meet the needs of society and contribute to a sustainable future.
Read more about our collaborations regarding education, research and industry.
Supply Chain Management, Operations Management and Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Get inspired by our students in the master's programme Entrepreneurship and Business Design.
Read more about Master’s thesis at the Department of Technology Management and Economics.
In 2014 Marcus Holgersson received Chalmers Annual Pedagogic Prize and in this video he tells us about some of his teaching methods.
Procurement is becoming increasingly important but previous research is limited. A project, led by Chalmers, will create an overview over research in the area and develop new forms of collaboration...