Structure and elements of the ECG Academy 2014/2015.

This page will be regularly updated with dates and more information on the modules.

Module 1, 14-17th October 2014 - Amsterdam

At the first module the participants receive well-grounded know-how on the fundamentals of innovation management at logistics service providers. They will start working on the "Virtual Innovation Lab" and will visit the Koopman Car Terminal. The timing of the first module coincides with the ECG Conference.

Module 2, 25-29th November 2014 - Bremen

During the second module the principles of process and project management are detailed to the participants. They have a company and site visit at BLG and Daimler.

Module 3, 10-14th February 2015 - Barcelona

The third module elaborates further on innovation management and on presentation skills. Participants will visit SEAT and the Port of Barcelona.

Module 4, 24-28th March 2015 - Hinterstoder

This module starts with a written examination on the content of the three former modules. Besides the exam, the  participants will receive training on negotiation skills. This module takes the Academy students on three site visits to see the operations of Hödlmayr, Kässbohrer and MAN.

Module 5, 26-29th May 2015 - Lisbon

The final module includes the oral assessment and presentation of the thesis by participants. These examinations cover all previous modules and measure the participant’s individual performance. The module and the Course ends with the graduation ceremony that is held at the dinner of the ECG Spring Congress & General Assembly.


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