12:00 – 12:30
Ton de Kok holds a PhD in Mathematics from the Free University in Amsterdam. He was an operations research consultant at Philips Electronics from 1985-1990, and logistics innovation manager of Philips Consumer Electronics from 1990-1992. Since 1992 he is a full professor at the School of Industrial Engineering of Eindhoven University of Technology. His research interests cover supply chain management, production management, and transportation management. His research results have been implemented at a wide range of companies. He is co-founder of Chainstock, a start-up company supporting companies to optimize their supply chains.