Keynote Speaker

Prof.Dr. Stefan Seuring

Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. pol. habil. Stefan Seuring is full professor of supply chain management at the University of Kassel, Germany. Stefan is one of the globally leading authors on sustainable supply chain management, but also covers topics on supply chain strategy and the application of management accounting tools across supply chains. So far he successfully supervised 18 PhD students.

In 2016, Stefan Seuring was listed among the 27 globally most-influential researchers in logistics and supply chain management by a panel of French Researchers.

Stefan has collaborated interdisciplinary in research project with colleagues from agriculture, engineering and political sciences..

His papers have appeared e.g. in Journal of Cleaner Production, International Journal of Production Economics, Supply Chain Management – An International Journal, Journal of Business Ethics, International Journal of Operations and Production Management.

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Prof. Dr. Alexander Hübner is Professor of operations management at Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany. Prof.  Hübner’s research and teaching interests are in supply chain planning, multi-channel logistics, assortment and inventory management, network planning and stock replenishment, service and health chuebnerare operations.

He has published articles in leading operational and retailing journals, including European Journal of Operational Research, International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management, Operations Management Research and Omega.

His book Retail category management: Decision support systems for assortment, shelf space, inventory and price planning, published by Springer is leading title in the field of retail shelf space management.

Priror to receiving his doctorate, he worked for McKinsey & Company, and has consulting experience for Audi AG.

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