Applied Research Projects & Consulting

Areas of expertise and interest:

New Worlds of Work (Nieuwe Werken)

Selection of Projects

Nr Principal / partners Title Description Period Role
1 College ter Beoordeling van Geneesmiddelen New Way of Working Measuring work dimensions among employees and managers, measuring the effects of introducing new ways of working and a new office concept on productivity, flexibility, job satisfaction and innovation. Read the press release 2011-2012 *
2 Microsoft Netherlands 2b-People-Ready Het Nieuwe Werken Development of measurement instrument to measure different aspects of work, personal working styles and effects on productivity, flexibility, job satisfaction and innovation; development case study. Impact studies on sustainability. 2007-2012 *
3 TNT Green Office Measurements effects of introducing new ways of working and a new office concept on collaboration and performance 2010-2012 *
4 Athlon Car Lease Move Your World Measurements effects of introducing new ways of working and a new office concept on performance 2011-2012 *
5 Novay, IBM, Ericsson ProWork Development Nieuwe Werken Barometer, measurements effects introducing new ways of working and a new office concept at Ericsson, development Het Nieuwe Werken ToolBox 2010-2011 *
6 Rabobank Rabo Unplugged Surveys and assessment effects of introducing unplugged on productivity, flexibility, job satisfaction and innovation 2007-2011 *
7 Sogeti Sogeti Optimaal werken Surveys and assessment effects on productivity, flexibility, job satisfaction and innovation at Sogeti and clients 2007-2011 *
8 Essent @nders Werken Analysis Pilot project - Questionnaire to assessment impact of distance working/teleworking on productivity, flexibility, job satisfaction and innovation. See video 2009 *
9 Royal Haskoning, Novay Future Workspaces Knowledge Sharing, Social Capital and Het Nieuwe Werken - Assessment among 2 business units of Royal Haskoning 2009 *

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Topforce High Performance Workplace Development measurement instrument on the High Performance Workplace

2009-2010

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ERBS Internet Strategy Development of web-based infrastructure, consisting of public website, Content Management System, Intranet and Extranet/Docushare

2002-2004

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12

Gemeente Rotterdam / ENECO

Distance learning

Feasibility study Distance learning via cable infrastructure for SME’s

1998

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For more information please visit ERIM website Erasmus@Work on New Ways of Working.

Business Agility and Information Technology in Smart Business Networks

 

Selection of Projects

Nr Principal / partners Title Description Period Role
1 IBM BeNeLux Agility and IT in service organizations Research on business and IT agility within four business units: Maintenance & Technology Services, Business Continuity & Resiliency Services, Workforce Deployment and Watermanagement 2008-2009 *
2 European Commission/ Logica/ Rabobank/ AlmereGrid BEINGRID Business experiments with grid technology - Research on market requirements, business models, impact assessment and exploitation for a Data Recovery Service enabled by grid technology[extranet ] 2006-2008

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3 Delta Lloyd Smart Business Networking Workshops on the future of the smart (insurance) business network, aimed at recruitment and Executive Development, using the Business Networking Management Game 2004-2008

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4 Hewlett-Packard Market study on agility Market research on the agility of the Dutch Public Sector 2005 *
5 Hewlett-Packard Market study on agility Market research on the agility of the Dutch business community, analyses in Finance, Energy, Logistics & Mobile Telecom 2004-2005 *
6 NS Electronic ticketing Workshop with simulation on RFID in combination with Electronic ticketing 2004 *
7 TNT IT-enabled network redesign Analysis modularisation in the logistics chain and opportunities for IT-enabled network redesign for PTT Post / Postkantoren / Postbank and PTT Post / EPO 1999
8 European Commission PRIME Research on Privacy & Identity Management 2004-2008 *
9 KPN Mobile Mobile services using UMTS Market research / definition study and seminar on Mobile services based on UMTS for the Rotterdam Port 2004 *
10 Ontwikkelingsbedrijf Rotterdam / DIALOGIC Fibre Optic Infrastructure Economic impact study on Fibre Optic Infrastructure 2003)
11 ETSI Mobile Commerce Organisation of seminar on Mobile Commerce and e-Banking 2002-2003 *
12 European Commission eFactors e-business models: classifications, adoption factors, case studies & workshops 2002-2003 *
13 CBI Presentation on E-Commerce Presentation on E-Commerce for international Export Promotion Officers & Chambres of Commerce 2001
14 Bewetour Trendwatch study Trendwatch study Tourism in the new Economy 2000
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Oracle

Electronic Commerce Strategy

Electronic Commerce Strategy course development 1998-1999

For more information please visit ERIM website on Smart Business Networks

Smart Ports: the adoption, use and impact of IT in Global Supply Chains and SeaPorts

Selection of Projects

Nr Principal / partners Title Description Period Role
1 European Commission, TNO, TUDelft, DHL, ECT, Customs and others CASSANDRA Supply chain visibility for risk management. Project with field tests in 3 tradelanes (Asia-EU, USA-EU,Africa-EU) where containers are equipped with smart devices and linking IT platforms enables supply chain visibility 2011-2014 *
2 European Commission, Hutchison, DHL, AS Watson Customs and others INTEGRITY Supply chain visibility and its effects on logistical performance and supply chain security. Project with field tests from China to Europe where containers are equipped with smart devices and a global IT platform enables supply chain visibility. 2008-2011 *
3 TRANSUMO / Port of Rotterdam / Port Infolink/ Customs / NDL / EVO / TLN / TNO / BCI / DNV PROTECT Supply Chain Security – Research, pilot projects and Dissemination activities. Focus on information architecture, certification, supply chain resilience strategies, costs/benefit analysis 2005-2008
4 AC TRansPORT, Portbase IOS for Port Supply Chains Analysis of organizational and management issues in implementing IOS, development vision on IOS for port supply chains of the future, resulting in a book 2007-2009 *
5 European Commission, Rand Europe POET The impact of the e-economy on passenger and freight transport in global supply chains 2003-2004
6 Ministerie EZ, PortBase, ABN Amro, ECT, Logica, Novay Virtuele Haven Virtual Port Rotterdam analyses eCollaboration BtoB Scenarios using the Next Generation Internet click here for a project description 2000-2002 *
7 Connekt, Vos Logistics DATAHUB Logistics Datahub Vos Logistics: research on hub model 2002 *
8 Syntens, Chambre of Commerce, Gemeente Rotterdam Media Plaza Rotterdam Development of Business Plan for Media Plaza Trade, Transport & Logistics 2001-2002
9 European Commission EFFORRT Information analyses intermodal transport road-rail-road Amsterdam - Milan 2000

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10 European Commission, TNO and others MARTRANZ SITS Simple intermodal tracking & tracing solution 1999-2000

11 PortBase (PCR-RIL) EDILAND EDI for in-land transport of containers - evaluation 1999-2000

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12 DeltaLinqs, KMR, Port of Rotterdam, Ecorys EWALD Early Warning Analysis Logistical Developments 1998-2000

13 DeltaLinqs / KMR VEKTRA Market research user requirements on e-business applications for import process of veterinary goods 1998-1999

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14 DeltaLinqs E-COMMERCE E-commerce in the Rotterdam Port – Definition of pilot projects 1998

15 PortBase (PCR-RIL), MKB Nederland, SYNTENS MISTER Development IT-guide (book) for SMEs 1997

16 Port of Rotterdam CIFERS Analyses container information flows and statistics. Interviews and data analysis. 1996

17 European Commission-DG VII MARTRANS Analyses EDI adoption in transport chains and port communities, Case studies in Spain, Italy and Ireland 1995-1997

18 Various organizations EDI GAME Organization and leading one day EDI-game workshops 1998-1999

For more information please visit ERIM website on Erasmus Smart Port


Legend:

* = project-management & Administrative Activities

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= Workshops & Presentations


Dr.Marcel van Oosterhout 2002-2012