Educators’ Day

The NORDLOG Doctoral Day 14 June 2023 at 12:00-16:00
Aalto University Campus, Maarintie 8

Nofoma Educators’ day 2023

At Nofoma 2023 the Educator’s Day is a meeting place for lecturers within logistics and SCM. The theme for the educators’ day at the 2023 Nofoma conference is relevance. The educators day is organized as a half-day event on the 14th if June, from 12 to 16.
The program starts with lunch at 12 and after lunch follows a session focused on PhD supervision conducted by prof. David B. Grant, Hanken.

The educators are then joined by the Nordlog doctoral day for a session on how to integrate AI tools in research, followed by a panel on how research can be relevant in the industry.

12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:45 Supervision of PhD students, prof. David B. Grant, Hanken
13:45-14:15 Mastering SCM in practice – the transformative role of SCM simulation gaming in Higher Education, CEO Timo Lainema & Director Business Development Kirsi Lainema, RealGame Business Simulations

14:30-15:00 Session on using AI as a research tool – Misa Bakajic, Aalto University
15:00-16:00 Panel discussion on Research Relevance – the Industry Perspective  

Moderator Dr. Sarah Schiffling, Hanken School of Economics

  • Ville Hallavo – Head of Strategic Management, Posti
  • Sami Sarpola, Senior Manager, Business Process Design, Nokia
  • Suvituulia Taponen – Postdoctoral Researcher, Aalto University School of Business
  • Chee Yew Wong – Editor In Chief, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management at Emerald Publishing

16:15 Joint walk from Otaniemi Maarintie 8, to Waterbus pier
17:00 Waterbus departs for Löyly
18:30 Sauna, food & mingle at Löyly together with NOFOMA conference participants

Networking evening with Cruise & Finnsih Sauna on Wed 14 June
After the program, a waterbus will take the participants sightseeing along the beautiful Espoo – Helsinki archipelago to the pre-conference get-together at the famous Löyly bar, sauna & restautant.

Registration for Educators’ Day
All participants of the Educators’ Day must registered for the event as part of the NOFOMA conference or as a separate pre-conference day.
The registration fee is 95 e including the afternoon, lunch & coffee and the evening networking event at Löyly Sauna, Bar & Restaurant.
Check registration link, instructions & terms.



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