Ecole des Ponts Paristech | May 20, 2022

We have the pleasure to announce a one-day workshop on the Inventory Routing Problem at Ecole des Ponts Paristech (getting to the school) on May 20, 2022.

Both the talks and the pauses will be in the Coriolis building. The workshop will be in the room B211 of the Coriolis building.

Registration is free but mandatory. The deadline for the lunch registration is Thursday, May 12th.


9h-9h45 Welcome

9h45-11h15 Academic session

  • Panagiotis Repoussis (Athens University of Economics and Business) - 45min
    Heuristic and Exact methods for the Inventory Routing Problem with Maximum Level inventory policy

  • Claudia Archetti (Essec Business School) - 45min
    Comparison of Formulations for the Inventory Routing Problem

11h15-11h45 Coffee break

11h45-13h Academic talks

  • Ruslan Sadykov (INRIA Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest) - 45min
    New route formulations for the Split-Delivery VRP and the IRP

  • Sara Charaf (Eindhoven University of Technology) - 30 min
    The Two-Echelon Inventory Routing Problem

13h-14h50 Lunch

14h50-16h Academic and Industrial talks

  • Louis Bouvier (Ecole des Ponts - Renault) - 30min
    Solving a continent-scale, multi-attribute Inventory Routing Problem at Renault
  • Thierry Benoist (Localsolver) - 20min
    Inventory routing optimization with LocalSolver
  • Alain Nguyen (Renault) - 20min
    Dispatch of empty packagings at Renault, a balance between inventory and transportation

Scientific committee

Claudia Archetti
Thierry Benoist
Axel Parmentier
Ruslan Sadykov
Eduardo Uchoa
Thibaut Vidal
Roberto Wolfler Calvo

Organizing committee

Louis Bouvier
Axel Parmentier
Isabelle Simunic


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