Group for Research in Decision Analysis

Chair in Logistics and Transportation

Research involves

Optimizing logistics and transportation networks to ensure products reach their destinations as efficiently as possible.

Research relevance

This research will lead to the development of software that will improve performance and reduce costs for manufacturers, distributors and transporters.

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News

Drawing on his background in information technologies, businessman Alexandre Taillefer is once again applying their incredible potential, this time to revolutionize a very conventional world: the taxi industry. Researchers at HEC Montréal are currently working on an application based on big data processing, which should allow his Téo Taxi business to serve more customers with the same number of employees.

This research project is a perfect example of the type of initiatives supported by IVADO, the Institute for Data Valorization, and which are making Montréal a world leader in big data mining.

Professor-researcher Jean-François Cordeau, holder of the Chair in Logistics and Transportation at HEC Montréal, and Master’s student Charly Robinson La Rocca explain exactly what they are working on.

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Events

10:45 AM–12:00 PMJan 17, 2018 10:45 AM
GERAD seminar
Okan Arslan HEC Montréal, Canada
Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management and Chair in Logistics and Transportation
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
10:30 AM–11:30 AMFeb 15, 2017 10:30 AM
GERAD seminar
Benjamin C. Shelbourne HEC Montréal, Canada
Chair in Logistics and Transportation and Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
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