Logistics Event in Panama

On March 25 international and local experts will discuss the logistical impact on the region of the expansion of the canal at the Panama Logistic Summit event.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

On March 25 national and foreign experts will be attending the "Panama Logistic Summit". At the event, which is organized by the Maritime Chamber of Panama with the support of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, discussions will be held on the logistical impact on the region of the enlargement of the Panama Canal.

Don Ratliff, executive director of the Center for Research and Innovation at Georgia Tech together with other academics will talk about the competitiveness of the transshipment of Panama . " ... There will be discussion on the performance criteria that influences the competitiveness of transshipment, where Panama has opportunities for improvement, and actions to be taken."

Roberto Perez, director of the project "The Supply Chain 2020 "at the Center for Transportation and Logistics at the University of Massachusetts ( MIT) , " ...will outline the steps involved in the evaluation and reformulation of the logistics strategy, according to a methodology and model developed in recent years by him and other researchers at MIT."

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