Welcome New Students

Residency Week for the 2017 SCTL class was
September 18-22. Activities included an alumni
panel, tour of an Amazon Fulfillment Center, and
a reception with the Advisory Board

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Our Vision

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Our Vision

Our Vision

World leadership in SCTL research and education to serve the powerful nexus of industry, transportation infrastructure, and policy makers

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SCTL Executive Forum

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SCTL Executive Forum

SCTL Executive Forum

Join leading researchers and colleagues in focused conversation on
strategies to stay ahead of the game in addressing contemporary 
industry challenges

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Stephan Olsen, Director of Product Planning at Kenworth, presenting on autonomous freight vehicles. Photo by Anna Bovbjerg.
The Goods Blog

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The Goods Blog

The Goods Blog

Want "The Goods" on our urban delivery projects? 
Check out the SCTL Center's blog

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RESEARCH ACROSS BOUNDARIES

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RESEARCH ACROSS BOUNDARIES

RESEARCH ACROSS BOUNDARIES

Transformative research in urban goods delivery, sustainability, logistic hubs and ports, and freight systems management

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Photo by Anna Bovbjerg: SCTL Center Research Asst., student MSc(Eng.), University of Washington
SCTL Master's Degree

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SCTL Master's Degree

SCTL Master's Degree

Working professionals learn from top UW faculty
and industry experts in this highly-interactive
online Master of Supply Chain Transportation
and Logistics program

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SCTL Membership

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SCTL Membership

SCTL Membership

Engage with the SCTL Center in applied research at the forefront of goods delivery systems

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Photo by Anna Bovbjerg: SCTL Center Research Asst., student MSc(Eng.), University of Washington
Welcome New Students

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Welcome New Students

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The SCTL Center is a world leader in supply chain, transportation and logistics research and education serving the powerful nexus of industry, transportation infrastructure agencies, and policy makers. The Center integrates in-depth consultation with industry and the public sector, transformative research, and executive education.
Cities need sustainable goods delivery plans
When clicking the infamous e-commerce "buy" button, most people don’t think about what has to happen next. SCTL Center Director Anne Goodchild comments on the current state of freight in cities: "They have a transportation plan, a bike master plan, a transit master plan. But freight has not been something cities have been planning for."
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Innovative Technology Day @ the Urban Freight Lab
Technology was the theme of the day for the Urban Freight Lab on September 12. At the very first Tech Day hosted by the SCTL Center, UFL members and venture capital leaders spent the afternoon listening to presentations and discussing how three very different emerging technologies could be applied to the Lab’s two priority problems. Conversations continued at the Innovative Freight Technologies Executive Forum dinner immediately following Tech Day.
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UW UFL & SDOT Lead Puget Sound Regional Council Session - 9/21
Please join the UW Urban Freight Lab, including members from the Seattle Department of Transportation, at the Puget Sound Resource Council peer networking lunch for a discussion of data driven tools to optimize the final 50 feet of deliveries of business and consumer goods. Learn how this data is informing decisions to revise codes and regulations...
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The Top Six Ways Cities Are Dealing with the Delivery Boom
This piece in Parcel Pending offers six innovative ways cities are taking on urban freight delivery challenges—and the UW SCTL Urban Freight Lab is one.
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