Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC) is a research institute sponsored by the Government of Aragon in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and attached to the University of Zaragoza. Founded in late 2003, ZLC campus is located in PLAZA, the largest logistics park in Europe that serves as a laboratory for the transfer of new knowledge and new processes. ZLC's mission is to create an international center of excellence in research and education in logistics and SCM actively involved with industry and the public sector to develop and disseminate knowledge.
To carry out this mission, ZLC reached an agreement with the Center for Transportation and Logistics at MIT by the International MIT Zaragoza Logistics Program, a unique model of collaboration between industry and university administration was created. The success achieved with this agreement led to the creation of the MIT Global SCALE Network already spans four continents. In addition, Zaragoza Logistics Center participates in various national and international training and research initiatives.
Statewide, ZLC is recognized as Transfer Office of Research Results (# 218) since 2008 and is a partner of the National Center of Competence in Logistics, CNC-LOGISTICA, recognized as such by the Ministry of Education and Science 2006.
In developing its activities, ZLC has the support of the local entity Ibercaja and the European Social Fund.
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