Author Archives: Violeta Roso

Violeta Roso
Violeta Roso is a Senior lecturer/Assistant professor at division of Logistics and Transportation, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden; where she obtained her PhD Degree in Technology Management and Economics (2009) and MSc degree in Management of Logistics and Transportation (2002). Violeta has been researching on dry ports since 2002 and today is the leading researcher within the subject with numerous highly cited publications. Her research has been published, among others, in Transportation Research, Journal of Transport Geography, IJPDLM, Maritime Economics and Logistics. Violeta has acted as a visiting academic at UNSW in Sydney, Australia; and at UNF, Florida, USA. She supervises PhD and master students, teaches master and postgraduate courses.

World Conference on Transportation Research 2013

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World Conference on Transportation Research 2013 in Rio WCTR is one of the biggest and most important conferences related to transportation research. It is organized every three years by WCTR Society starting in early 70ies, bringing together managers, policy analysts, operators and researchers, all with a common interest in promoting state of the art and state of the practice in ... Read More »

The battle for the sea is won inland via dry ports

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The implementation of a dry port brings a competitive advantage to a seaport: It improves the seaport’s access to areas outside its traditional hinterland by offering shippers low-cost and/or high-quality services. Violeta Roso explains how. Read More »