Innovative Solutions in Maritime Logistics

The ISL - Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics founded in Bremen in 1954 combines tradition with modern science; we have since positioned ourselves as one of Europe’s leading institutes in the area of maritime logistics research, consulting and knowledge transfer.

ISL in profile
Legal form Independent, private non-profit foundation
Founded in 1954
Management Prof. Dr. Burkhard Lemper (Chair, scientific manager)
Prof. Dr. Frank Arendt (scientific manager)
Birgit Borowy (administration manager)
Board of Trustees Decision makers from industry, science and politics
Scientific Advisory Board Experts from logistics, industry, transport and science
Sponsoring Body Companies and individual members from maritime businesses

On behalf of our project partners from the public and private sector, both on national and international level, we ensure that innovative ideas become solutions with practical applicability. At our offices in Bremen and Bremerhaven, we handle projects from all over the world in interdisciplinary teams.