50th Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) 2017 in Las Vegas, USA
From 3rd to 6th December 2017 the WSC celebrated its 50th birthday in the famous desert city of Las Vegas. The Chair of Management and Logistics was represented with two presentations on this conference. Professor Elbert presented on the topic “The Impact of Item Weight on Travel Times in Picker-to-Parts Order Picking: An Agent-Based Simulation Approach“. Furthermore, Professor Elbert and research associate Katrin Scharf presented on the topic “Simulation of the Order Process in Maritime Hinterland Transportation: The Impact of Order Release Times“.