Prof. Alan McKinnon: The Impact of COVID-19 on the road freight sector

Prof. Alan McKinnon, Kühne Logistics University

The Impact of Covid-19 on the Road Freight Sector

Prof. Alan McKinnon’s slide presentation on the impact of COVID-19 in UK and EU road freight transport was given on 14 April 2020 in a webinar organized by the South African partner of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, a research centre established in 2012 by Cambridge and Heriot-Watt Universities in the UK.

Download the 9-page presentation here.

Prof. Alan McKinnon

Alan McKinnon is Professor of Logistics at Kühne Logistics University.

McKinnon has an MA degree in geography and an MSc in transportation studies. His PhD was one of the first undertaken in the UK on logistics. In 2014, he was appointed an Emeritus Professor of Heriot-Watt University. McKinnon has and has had visiting professorships at universities in Australia, Malaysia, Sweden, the UK, China and South Africa.

Over the past four decades, McKinnon has actively promoted the development of logistics in academic, industrial and government circles. He has conducted around sixty studies on a broad spectrum of logistics topics for numerous public and private sector organizations. He has published extensively in the logistics and transport literature and is currently on the editorial boards of five logistics and transport journals. McKinnon has received several awards for his long term contribution to the development of logistics knowledge. Read more here:

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