Industry Day Speaker – Dr Maja Piecyk

Dr Maja Piecyk, Lecturer in the School of Management & Languages, will discuss ‘Logistics’ at Industry Day 2013


Dr Maja Piecyk is a Lecturer in the Department of Business Management, in Heriot-Watt’s School of Management & Languages.

Dr Piecyk joined Heriot-Watt in 2006 as a Research Associate in the Logistics Research Centre. She completed her PhD in 2010 and stayed on as a Lecturer, specialising in green logistics, freight transport and humanitarian logistics.

In 2011 she was awarded The Stinnes Foundation Prize from DB Schenker for Best European PhD on a logistics topic.  Her current research interests centre on:-

  • Environmental performance of supply chains & sustainability of freight transport operations.
  • The CO2 auditing of businesses & forecasting of long-term trends in energy demand & environmental impacts of logistics.

Dr Piecyk is also member of the editorial board of the European Management Journal, and has contributed to a number of esteemed publications, most recently ‘Green Logistics: Improving The Environmental Sustainability of Logistics’.

Dr Piecyk will be speaking during Parallel Session 4 –’Networks & Infrastructure’.

To book your place at Industry Day 2013, please click here.

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