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Here you will find all important documents for LOGISTICS & DISTRIBUTION Dortmund 2022

AIM-D e.V.

As an industry association for Automatic Identification, Data Capture and Mobile Data Communication, AIM represents the common interests of the industry. The focus is on automated and digital processes within the framework of Industry 4.0. Therefore, AIM promotes the market expansion of Auto-ID technology and processes such as barcode, DataMatrixCode (2D), OCR, RFID, NFC, RTLS and sensor technology. With a global network of experts and regular events, the association actively supports industry networking, knowledge transfer and the development of new technology solutions.

Universität Duisburg-Essen

The Centre for Logistics and Transport (ZLV) brings together a variety of chairs for the interdisciplinary conception, management and transfer of scientific work related to logistics, mobility and transport from different departments at the University of Duisburg-Essen. The ZLV is oriented towards long-term sustainable, economically beneficial, socially acceptable and ecologically safe innovations. Translated with (free version)

Kompetenznetz Logistik.NRW

LOG-IT Club e.V. has joined forces with the NRW Transport and Logistics Association as the supporting association for the Logistik.NRW competence network. Here, the activities of the LogistikCluster NRW (until 2018) are continued. The project is funded by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Industry, Climate Protection and Energy of the State of NRW and the EU. The aim is to bundle the competencies in and around the logistics industry in NRW and to support the industry in the upcoming structural change. The activities are open to all companies that (just like us) identify with NRW and are interested in the further development of logistics, innovations and digitalization, as well as our network. Active support of the network is possible through membership in the LOG-IT Club e.V. – at present, almost 300 companies and institutions are already active members. In summary, we want to actively shape and develop NRW as the No. 1 logistics location in Europe through innovation and networking activities. LinkedIn:

Logistik-Initiative Hamburg

Logistik-Initiative Hamburg Management GmbH is a company supported by the Ministry of Economics and Innovation of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg and Logistik-Initiative Hamburg e.V.. The aim of this public-private partnership is to further expand the role of the Hamburg metropolitan region as a leading innovative logistics metropolis in Europe and to network logistics-related companies and institutions. To this end, the Logistics Initiative Hamburg offers a broad portfolio of services in the areas of information & public relations, service & support, working groups & project work, and networking & events. It operates under the guiding themes of “Innovation and Value Creation” and “Network and Cooperation” in the fields of action “Intelligent Infrastructure and Land Use”, “Personnel and Qualification” and “Sustainability”. Together with its partners, the Logistics Initiative Hamburg is the first point of contact for companies, institutions and the general public in the Hamburg metropolitan region on all issues relating to the logistics-related economy. The network has been awarded the GOLD label “Cluster Management Excellence” by the EU. For further information, please visit
Every company must find its own recipe for success for digital transformation. But it doesn’t have to do it alone: Since 2012, Convidera GmbH has been successfully accompanying small and medium-sized enterprises in particular on their individual path to digitization. Convidera’s partners have one thing in common: the courage to question the established and dare to try something new – with success.
The digital transformation challenges small and medium-sized businesses. “Digital in NRW – Competence for SMEs” prepares the topics of digitization and networking specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises in North Rhine-Westphalia and beyond the state borders and makes free and practice-oriented offers for joint implementation. Whether information on Industry 4.0 topics, artificial intelligence or the implementation of concrete technologies: Digital in NRW enables you to approach Industrie 4.0 – no matter what level of digitalization your products and processes are at.
VVL – Under the umbrella of the VVL association (Verein zur Förderung innovativer Verfahren in der Logistik e.V.), scientific institutes are active that support small and medium-sized companies in particular in identifying internal company problems, solving them, implementing the knowledge gained and, if necessary, accompanying these until they are ready for the market. Since its foundation in 1985, the VVL has been able to constantly expand its fields of activity due to extensive expert knowledge and many years of experience.
The task of the Wirtschaftsverband für Industrieservice e.V. (WVIS) is to comprehensively communicate the broad spectrum of the industry, to bundle competencies and to project a representative image of the industry to the outside world. We do this in close contact with our member companies and by taking current practical issues into account. The association currently represents industrial service providers with sales of around 13 billion euros and more than 120,000 employees.