April 15, 2018 - 8:30AM
April 16, 2018 - 7:00PM

MIT Campus, Location TBA
Cambridge, MA

The MIT Latin American SCALE Network is an alliance of leading-edge research, education and outreach dedicated to the development and dissemination of innovative supply chain and logistics in Latin America. The network helps companies, governments and organizations to compete in an increasingly complex business environment and engage academia, students, and partners to collaborate on projects that have in-depth economic, societal and environmental impact.

As part of the mission of the SCALE Latin American Network, we invite you to participate in the 2018 MIT SCALE Latin America Conference to be hosted at the MIT Campus on April 15-16, 2018. Organized by the  MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) in collaboration with the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (CLI). The main goal of the conference is to provide a forum for sharing high-impact educational and research in logistics and supply chain management relevant to Latin America.

Registration is closed for this event.

Fees for the event:

  • To take advantage of the early registration fee please pay US $220 prior to February 28, 2018. Registrations after February 28 will be charged $275.
  • Students may attend for $55 but must register prior to February 28, 2018 to have access to this fee.  Any student registrations received after February 28 will be charged at the full conference rate.

Conference Agenda

Venue: MIT Cambridge Campus, Massachusetts, U.S. (Buildings and address to be announced)

Day 1 – Sunday, April 15th, 2018

     8:30     Welcome & Breakfast              
     9:10     Keynote plenary session
                 and CLI 10th anniversary speech
   10:10     Break
   10:30     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
   12:10     Break
   12:30     Lunch. MIT Graduate Certificate in Logistics & SCM 
                 and brief of projects in Latin America - Informative Session 
     2:00     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
     3:40     Break
     4:00     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions
     5:00     Reception & Informal cocktail CLI 10th anniversary 

Day 2 – Monday, April 16th, 2018

     8:00     Breakfast              
     8:30     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
   10:10     Break
   10:30     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
   12:00     Keynote plenary session
     1:00     Lunch. 
     2:00     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
     3:40     Break
     4:00     Paper Presentations - Parallel Sessions 
     5:00     Student Competition Award Ceremony & Adjourn

For more detailed information, please visit the MIT SCALE webpage.