Sustainable Logistics in 2021 and beyond

19 January 2021

This event is hosted by Aston University’s Low Carbon SMEs Programme. You can register for the event here.

Are you Logistics Smart?

The goal of the webinar is twofold: to provide an overview of the current challenges for improving logistics and transport operations; and to identify and share best practices in order to reduce operating costs.

Why attend?

• Improve your logistics and environmental performance.

• Practical insights and examples of how you can improve your environmental performance and reduce business costs.

• E-meet and learn from industry leaders.

• Explore long term collaboration opportunities with Aston University.



11:00AM-Welcome note & overview of Low Carbon SMEs programme.

11:10AM- Logistics & Sustainability Edward Sweeney (Director – Aston Logistics and Systems Institute -ALSI).

11:20AM-Challenges for UK SMEs- Steve Allen Ex. Chairman -Charted Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).

11:30AM- Insights: How to Improve Environmental Performance- Steve Tainton (Head of Sustainability/CSR – Wincanton).

11:50AM- Roundtable discussion, Q&A Aristides Matopoulos Reader – Aston Logistics and Systems Institute (ALSI).

12:25PM-Feedback, next steps & closing note.