Dr. Nils Meyer-Larsen presented the EU project IW-NET on innovations and new concepts in inland waterway transport at NOFOMA 2020. In his lecture entitled “Fostering the integration of Inland Waterway Transport in intermodal logistics chains” he presented a “work-in-progress” contribution to the main priorities of the project: digitalization, infrastructure improvements as well as innovative and green vessels.
The NOFOMA conference, held annually since 1988, is considered the most important meeting for logistics researchers in the Nordic countries and guests from other regions. NOFOMA 2020 was originally to take place in Reykjavik, Iceland, in June 2020. Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, it was held as a virtual conference on 17th and 18th September 2020.