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“Door to Door” with CORE

Editorial by Nik Delmeire, Secretary General at ESC and CORE-Project Coordinator - We are talking mid 90’ies when I got my first big assignment in Logistics: reorganising the complete transport network of my employer because the decision was taken to close down a serious number of warehouses.

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The CORE Innovation Agenda

Article by Gerwin Zomer - One of the key discussion topics during the kickoff meeting was how CORE is to be managed in an effective way realising its challenging but rather abstract ambitions. Of course we have the Description of Work, describing the project aims, objectives and detailed activities.

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CORE 1st Technical Coordination and Work Package Leader Meeting

Article by Gerwin Zomer - On November 4th, the first CORE Technical Committee meeting took place in the inspiring ‘Maritime Single Window’ House in Brussels. The technical committee is composed of all WP leaders and meets every 6 months to exchange and discuss technical progress, discuss coordination issues and proposes actions to support better coordination.

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CORE Kickoff meeting June 5/6 in Delft

Article by Gerwin Zomer, Senior Consultant Logistics at TNO and CORE Technical Coordinator - On 5 and 6 June, the CORE Kickoff meeting finally took place in Delft. Most of the 70 project partners were present, with over 100 participants.

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The CORE BSH/P&G/DHL Workshop in Zaragoza

Article by Carlos Arto, Corporate Relations Manager at Zaragoza Logistics Center

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The CORE WP6-7-8 Workshop in Athens

Article by Wout Hofman, Senior Research Scientist at TNO - Delegates of work packages 6, 7, and 8, the so-called IT work packages, met in the beginning of October in Athens with some representatives of demonstrators and their overall coordinator, Inge Lucassen. Takis chaired the meeting that addressed on the one hand potential requirements of the demonstrators, also having partners formulate the set-up of demonstrators, and on the other hand presenting initiatives and deliverables that could potentially be useful for the demonstrators. In this respect, there are different aspects to be considered.

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CORE Dissemination Events

Article by Gerwin Zomer - During the last couple of months, dissemination activities were aimed at making CORE visible to the wider group of stakeholders. The launch of the CORE Website- / - and the corresponding press article was a key dissemination milestone. Other highlights were:

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Agenda items / Save the date

Article by Gerwin Zomer - Short term agenda items, both project specific items and possible interested external events:

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