Prof. Dr. Burkhard Lemper
Scientific manager for Maritime Economics and Transport, Chairman
Professor for Maritime Operations / Economics of the international course of studies in Shipping and Chartering B.A. at the University of Applied Sciences Bremen
Burkhard Lemper, born in 1967, studied economics at the University of Münster. Since 1993, he is working at the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics. In 1996, he graduated at the University of Bremen awarded with the Carl-Pirath prize of the “Deutsche Verkehrswissenschaftliche Gesellschaft”. Appointed as professor of the University of Applied Sciences Bremen in 2008 he teaches principles of maritime economics and of the shipping markets. Since July 2009, Burkhard Lemper is member of the ISL board of directors.
Important aspects of his research are market analysis and prognoses in the sector of shipping, ports and hinterland, shipbuilding and intermodal transports as well as regional, national and international transportation planning and management for overland and maritime transport.
Prof. Dr. Frank Arendt
Scientific Manager for Information Logistics
Professor for the international course of studies Integrated Safety and Security Management (ISSM) and head of the Institute for Safety and Security Studies (ISaSS) at the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven
Frank Arendt, born in 1960, studied mathematics at the University of Bremen and is working since his degree in 1985 for the Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics. Since his graduation in 2002, he is a member of the board of directors. In 2007, he also took over the coordination of the activities at the ISL in Bremerhaven. In the context of the cooperation between the ISL and the University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven appointed as a professor for the international course of studies Integrated Safety and Security Management (ISSM) for the subjects “Security of logistical processes and constructions” as well as “Security of IT-processes and constructions”. From 2010 on, he is the head of the new founded Institute for Safety and Security Studies (ISaSS) in Bremerhaven.
Main aspects of his project work are the analysis and integration of business processes, the conceptual design and development of IT-systems for the transport business, the development of intermodal planning- and security systems (SCEM Supply Chain Event Management), and the security in the intermodal transports, e.g. the use of electronic seals.
Birgit Borowy, born 1970, studied Business Administration at the Economic Academy of Oldenburg University. She worked since her graduation as business administration manager in different organisations. Since 2009, she is the business administration manager of Research Institutions in Bremen and since April 2016 at the ISL.