61 minutes | May 13, 2021

E014 - Logistics Visibility With Jaak Laineste, Sixfold

For today’s episode we talk with Jaak Laineste, who is the Director of Research at Sixfold. Sixfold is Europe’s leading provider of visibility services. Their technology integrates transport management systems, truck telematics, mapping data, and predictive analytics. Sixfold help the world’s biggest companies, their carriers and customers to get accurate delivery estimates and see where their shipments are in real time. Sixfold has grown a lot, but still maintains important offices in Tartu and Tallinn. Enjoy the interview. Sixfold Research reading list: Like usually, we also want to share some recent interesting articles on GIS, Geography or related fields with every episode so that you and we have the idea on what kind of research is going on: Transactions in GIS, Wiley | Loose programming of GIS workflows with geo‐analytical concepts https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/tgis.12692?af=R (subscription access) IJGI - ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, MDPI | Comparing World City Networks by Language: A Complex-Network Approach https://www.mdpi.com/2220-9964/10/4/219 (open access) Nature Sustainability, Springer | An evaluation of the sustainability of the Olympic Games https://www.nature.com/articles/s41893-021-00696-5 (open access) npj Urban Sustainability, Springer | Urban access across the globe: an international comparison of different transport modes https://www.nature.com/articles/s42949-021-00020-2 (open access) IJGIS - International Journal of Geographical Information Science, Taylor & Francis | Decentralized geoprivacy: leveraging social trust on the distributed web https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13658816.2021.1931236?af=R (open access) Dear listeners, this concludes our episode today. Like everywhere, please like, share and subscribe. We would also be happy if you have some feedback for us. See you in the next episode.
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