14 March 2018

Maastricht University - Campus Venlo students win FACE-UP Air Cargo Competition 2018

Caroline Larisch alumna (graduated in 2018) and Danny Jonker are both among the three winners of the FACE-UP Air Cargo Competition 2018, a competition for recent graduates to present their thesis at the World Cargo Symposium (WCS) in Dallas (USA).

The winners and their thesis

  • Caroline Larisch
    Corporate Sustainability Initiatives in the Fast Fashion Industry - Aspects of Consumer Awareness
  • Danny Jonker
    The average parcel size in e-commerce shipments - a variable in coping with congestion in carrier networks?
  • Femke Sickler
    Enhancing the cargo value chain for KLM Cargo with regards to the acceptance process, trucking schedule, and data communication. An in-depth case study for Denmark, Amsterdam

FACE-UP Air Cargo Competition
"The idea is to bring fresh energy into the air cargo industry by offering opportunities that will assist the professional development of talented graduates with a passion for the industry. Air cargo is growing at an impressive rate and we want young people to be a part of unlocking, and benefitting from this potential," said Glyn Hughes, IATA's Global Head of Cargo.