Asian-German Knowledge Network for Transport and Logistics e.V. (AGKN)

Logo: Asian-German Knowledge Network for Transport and Logistics e.V. (AGKN)
  • Training provider
  • Consultant

Address

Max-von-Laue Str. 1
28359 Bremen
Germany

View phone number+49(0)42121866766
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Website

Contact

Prof. Dr. Irina Dovbischuk

View phone number+49(0)421/21866766
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Key competencies

logistics, transportation, cargo mobility, supply chain management, sustainability, digital transformation

    Corporate Profile

    The AGKN - Asian-German Knowledge Network for Transport and Logistics e.V. was founded in Bremen in 2014. By combin­ing different research areas of founding member institutions from Germany, China, Vietnam, and Thailand the association has since become to the Asian-German transfer platform in the areas of research, con­sulting and training focusing on transport and logistics.

    Focal points of AGKN in research, training, and consulting are the development, evaluation and communication involved in innovative technical and economic design and control measures in maritime business, logistics, transport and distributed production. Quantitative and qualitative evaluation and decision making tools will be also developed and applied in the context of training, consulting and research in cooperation with business partners, both on a national and international level. Types of trainings are amongst others train-the-trainer, staff trainings, team building, cross-cultural training, coaching, cooperation support, and market development.

    Topics: Major topics are but not limited to

    ·       Digitalization of processes in line with supply chain management and cloud logistics

    ·       Sustainable supply chains and demand chain management

    ·       Meso-logistics in combination with site planning and cluster development

    ·       Value engineering and value chain management

    ·       Port management and intermodal hinterland connectivity

    ·       Supply chain finance and controlling

    ·       Logistics hubs and freight villages

    ·       International transport corridors and market development 

    ·       Coopetitive collaboration and resource sharing 


    Web content available in:

    • English

    Industry sectors

    • Train-the-trainer
    • Traffic system and shipping
    • Retail trade
    • Regional development and urbanisation
    • Quality management
    • Project management
    • Occupational safety
    • Management
    • Logistics
    • Information and communication technology (ICT)
    • Foreign trade
    • Environmental management
    • Education/schooling
    • E-business, e-commerce
    • Distribution
    • Culture management
    • Company organisation
    • Change management
    • Business process improvement
    • Business management
    • Biology/biotechnology
    • Automotive
    • Administration

    Types of training offered

    • Training/project management
    • Train-the-trainer
    • Student support
    • International cooperation with institutions in developing countries
    • Development cooperation
    • Cross-cultural training
    • Cross-cultural management
    • Company trainings
    • Company courses
    • Coaching
    • Advice/consulting services

    Services are already offered in

    • Viet Nam
    • Thailand
    • Korea, Republic Of
    • Indonesia
    • Hong Kong
    • China
    • Cambodia

    Services can additionally be offered in

    • Philippines
    • Pakistan
    • Nepal
    • Myanmar
    • Lao People's Democratic Republic

    Services can be offered in the following languages

    • Ukrainian
    • Russian
    • German
    • English

    Cooperation partners abroad