The application period for the Virtual DAAD Summer School 2021 has kicked off. Potential applicants are welcome to fill out and submit their applications until July 25, 2021! The 2021 edition of the program will be hosted by the University of Duisburg-Essen & Columbia University.
The Centre for Logistics and Traffic will organize another transnational summer school this year which is sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service („Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst“). This year‘s summer school is going to be held online together with the Center for Sustainable Urban Development of Columbia University (CU) in New York from August 23 to August 28, 2021.
Virtual DAAD Summer School 2021 | Event and Programs
During the six-day event, the participants shall develop innovative solutions and concepts regarding sustainable mobility in four different working fields. These include the topics
- global supply chains and transport systems: sustainable governance in innovative transportation systems,
- urban mobility and logistics: best and worst practices to transform urban mobility systems – lessons learned,
- business model innovations in transport and mobility: cross-sector experiences, multi-stakeholder cooperation in innovating the sector,
- technical solutions to transform the transportation and mobility sector towards more sustainable solutions: technology acceptance by industry and users.