Centre for Logistics and Traffic (ZLV)


About us

The Centre for Logistics and Traffic (ZLV) dedicates itself to the interdisciplinary conception, management and transfer of scientific work in the areas of logistics, mobility and traffic. The ZLV ist thereby geared towards long-termn sustainable, economically beneficial, socially accpetable and ecologically reliable innovations. 

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  • 29.04.2017 - 00:00:04

    Open for Application: ECoL Summer School 2017

    Yet another ECoL Summer School of the ECoL Network “Emerging Concepts of Logistics” (ECoL) is about to take place in upcoming August 2017. A select group of scientists, business and industry representatives will lead through the ten-day programme with special focus on the topic “Food Supply Chain”. The ECoL Summer School is funded by the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD.

  • 15.11.2016 - 17:05:11


    ZLV-associate FIEGE Logistics calls for contributions to its ideas competition. Until the 9th of December, business ideas can be handed in. The winners will not only receive a bonus of 5,000€ but also the possibility to realize their idea.

  • 27.09.2016 - 18:18:09

    Port of the Future

    This year’s ECoL Summer School was hosted by the Centre for Logistics & Traffic (ZLV). It has already been the second summer school of the ECoL Network - Emerging Concepts of Logistics. Accompanied by the theme ‘Port of the Future’, the group of young researchers repaired for six days to Duisburg, the Port of Duisburg and, thus, into the logistical heart of the Ruhr Region.

  • 30.07.2016 - 18:06:07

    Participation in ECoL Summer School still possible

    Until July, 30th it is still possible to register for the upcoming ECoL Summer School under the guiding theme “Port of the Future". Who is still available between the 21st and the 27th of August 2016, is kindly invited to join this year's ECoL Summer School.

  • 26.07.2016 - 11:33:07

    ATBEST Conference 2016

    An international conference from the project platform ATBEST is being held at Linköping, in Sweden on the 7th and 8th of September. The University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) is part of the network and is included in several ATBEST projects.