Planning and control of ports activities : Focus on bulk ports in the era of industry 4.0

Planning and control of ports activities : Focus on bulk ports in the era of industry 4.0

Responsible : M. Khalid KOUISS

This workshop organized in the context of Phosphate days 2020, aims to gather internationally researchers and practitioners from industry interested in the design and development of planning and control systems of ports activities. A special focus will be put on bulk ports and on the use of industry 4.0 concepts.

Are expected, contributions on tactical planning and operational control with a high level of reactivity, flexibility and agility.

The workshop will include academia and industry paper presentations, case studies sessions and panels for open discussions.

The workshop welcomes contributions from all core areas of ports logistics management including but not limited to the following:

  • Management of ports activities
  • Control of ports of bulk products
  • Logistic activities optimization
  • Scheduling
  • Tasks dispatching
  • Logistics system control
  • Artificial intelligence for logistics
  • Virtual commissioning
  • Maintenance management
  • Predictive maintenance
  • Digital twin
  • Simulation and modelling
  • System Engineering
  • Robots for ports activities
  • Agile systems
  • Smart logistics