Basic and applied research on computerized distribution.
Contribute to improvement of transportation operations in Canada, which account for about 15 percent of national expenditures.
Gilbert Laporte, holder of the Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management, received the 2020 Roger-Charbonneau Award for the book entitled Location Science, written with Stefan Nickel et Francisco Saldanha.
Samuel Pelletier won the 2019 GERAD Best Thesis Competition for his thesis titled "Goods Distribution with Electric Vehicles". He was supervised by Gilbert Laporte and Ola Jabali at HEC Montréal.
Maximilian Schiffer – TUM School of Management, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Fabio Furini – LAMSADE, Université Paris Dauphine, France
Simon Thevenin – HEC Montréal, Canada