RELEX is searching for the best Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2015

Are you a recently graduated supply chain specialist or finalising your Master’s Thesis with a focus on retail planning?

If yes, send us your work and participate in the contest. We will award the winner with EUR 2.000 and give an opportunity to present the winning thesis at a suitable event held by RELEX.

Last year the award was taken home by Richard Lämsä and Sebastian Mattson from Lund University, Sweden. Their thesis, “Investigation of buying in retail companies – Understanding the effects of a central warehouse”, was presented at the RELEX Seminar in Stockholm in early 2015. Read more about the 2014 award here.

The jury choosing the award-winning work include TU Dortmund University Professor Michael Henke, Cranfield School of Management Professor Richard Wilding, Aalto University Professor Jan Holmström, RELEX Director Andrew Blatherwick, and leading RELEX logistics and supply chain scientists.

Who can apply and how?

The competition is open to anyone who has submitted a Supply Chain/CPFR/S&OP related Master’s Thesis in a European University during the year 2015. The theses submitted should be written in English, German, Swedish, Norwegian or Finnish.

To apply, please send your thesis and an English written summary of 1.000 words to RELEX: awards@relexsolutions.com

Please note, that the application deadline is December 31st, 2015.

For guidelines and further information, please click the link below:

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