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CELS - Research Group on Industrial Engineering, Logistics and Services Operations

Area bacheca: 819&

Tel.: +39 035 2052385

Research Director: Prof. Sergio Cavalieri
Website: cels.unibg.it


The Research Group CELS operates at the Department of Management, Information and Production Engineering - University of Bergamo. It provides studies, researches and technology transfer projects in the fields of Supply Chain Management, Service Chain Management and Industrial Asset Management.
Main mission of the Center is to:

  • research and educational activities at national and international level
  • collaboration and technological transfer with industrial and service companies, in particular with SMEs
  • the local and regional development through the institution of Industry-Academia Forums and Research Observatories.

Main Activities

  • Scientific research projects on a national and international level
  • Industrial projects
  • Organization of thematic workshops and conferences
  • Publication of research reports and technical white-papers
  • Promotion of scientific, technical and cultural exchange with both national and international research centres and associations.

Competence Areas

Supply Chain Management

  • Supply chain risk management
  • Supply chain optimization
  • Supply chain inventory management
  • Demand management and planning
  • Rationing, capacity and production planning
  • Supply chain reference models and performance measurement systems
  • Role of IT and embedded technologies

Service Chain Management

  • Service engineering
  • Service logistics
  • Sustainability issues
  • Service chain reference models and performance measurement systems
  • Project management in service companies

Industrial Asset Management

  • Maintenance strategies
  • Maintenance engineering
  • Diagnostics
  • Maintenance related services

Textile Technology and Management

  • Raw materials
  • Smart textiles
  • Sustainability for textile production systems
  • Textile waste management, recovery and recycling
  • Logistics for textile

Supply Chain Management strategies, with special focus on the planning and design of integrated and coordinated supply chains and on the evaluation of decision-making scenarios through the use of simulation techniques
Business Process Modelling and supply chain performance measurement systems, through the adoption of reference models and the development of logistics performance measurement tools
Role of technologies and ICT systems as decision support tools for supply and service chain management
Strategic management of After-Sales service activities, such as design, offering, supply and use of services related to durable consumer goods, of individual, industrial and professional nature
Supply chain risk management, with regard to the identification, evaluation and mitigation of the operational risk embedded in manufacturing and logistics activities, on a local, national and worldwide scale

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