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Observatory brochure updated 19/4/18

Living lab handbook 18/4/18

Final conference, 23/24 April, Brussels

Oslo video 5/4/18

Brussels workshop (28/3/18)

Poste Italiane video 27/3/18

Amsterdam workshop (8/3/18)

Future Public Sector Logistics Consolidation 23/2/18

Mobility is a Serious Game! 23/1/18

Newsletter #5 issued 20/12/17

Brussels-Mobility freight video 18/12/17

Brussels-Capital SUMP award 18/12/17

Implementation posters 8/11/17

Citylab event in Rome 20/10/17

METRANS UF Conference presentations 17/10/17

Citylab at the Civitas Forum 27/9/17

Living lab updates 27/9/17

CiTTi conference article 13/10/17

Living lab animation 25/9/17

Instant deliveries presentation 30/8/17

Consolidation and EV presentation 22/6/17

Malmo workshop report

London workshop report

Southampton workshop report

Newsletter #4 issued 31/5/17

Freight observatory findings 17/5/17

Right on time! presentation 9/4/17

Freight in the City presentations 1/3/17

Implementation dashboards now live 28/2/17

European Review of Regional Logistics (including feature on Citylab) 20/12/16

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  PUBLICATIONS in academic and trade press, by topic area

Project overview

A few words from CiTTi conference chairman and Citylab advisor, Graham Ellis Access article

The Living Lab concept

City Logistics Living Labs - an ecosystem for efficient city logistics innovation uptake (Nesterova, Quak, van Rooijen, Cherrett, McLeod), European Network of Living Labs Conference, 29 Aug - 1 Sep 2017, Krakow Access this document

A city logistics living lab: A methodological approach (Nesterova and Quak), Transportation Research Procedia, 16, 403-417 (Dec 2016) Access this document

From freight partnerships to city logistics living labs - Giving meaning to the elusive concept of living labs (Quak et al), 9th International Conference on City Logistics, Tenerife, Spain, 17-19 June, 2015 Access this document

Smart urban freight planning process: integrating desk, living lab and modelling approaches in decision-making (Gatta et al), European Transport Research Review Open access here

Joint procurement and consolidation at large public institutions

Logistics impacts of student online shopping – Evaluating delivery consolidation to halls of residence (Cherrett et al), Trans. Res. C: Emerging Technology 78, 111-128, 2017. Access pre-print

Consolidating deliveries to student halls of residence (McLeod et al), ITS(UK) Autumn Review, 2016 Access this document

Shop and we'll drop - Understanding the impacts of student e-shopping on deliveries to university halls of residence during Black Friday week (McLeod et al), Logistics Research Network Conference, Hull, UK, 7-9 Sept 2016 Access this document

Sustainable procurement for greener logistics in the higher education sector (McLeod et al), Logistics Research Network Conference, Derby, UK, 9-11 Sept 2015 Access this document

Driving home ideas for European transport, Daily Echo (Southampton Newspaper), 7 Feb 2017 Access article