New ICT Infrastructure & Reference Architecture to Support Operations in Future PI Logistics Networks
Key Business Innovation
ICONET research and innovation
focus on unique value propositions
An EU logistics stakeholders
Demonstration and Use
Four Industry Driven Physical Internet Living Labs
What is ICONET?
ICONET is a 30 month project and will significantly extend the state of the art research and development around the Physical Internet (PI) concept in pursuit of a new networked architecture for interconnected logistics hubs by focusing on the following:
- Research, under the PI umbrella, into new business models that underpin intermodal transport, warehousing and ecommerce fulfilment
- Development of an experimental ICT proof of concept (PoC) Infrastructure Platform to support the simulation and testing of the PI concepts
- Development of representative PI solutions for each of the three Focus Areas for the corresponding Living Labs.
ICONET General Assembly and Advisory Board
The ICONET General Assembly and Advisory Board meeting took place on September 24th and 25th 2019 in Brussels hosted by P&G
ICONET showcases at the 6th IPIC Conference 2019
Michael Ellis, MP, Minister of State, gave the keynote speech at the IPIC Conference in London where ICONET were holding a workshop and he met Yash Chadha from INLECOM Systems - the project coordinators.
ICONET presents at Intermodal Europe 2019
NGS and EGerLink presented the “The ICONET Project: Overview of a First Implementation of Physical Internet" as part of the “IoT and Smart Container Forum” held in the Innovation Theatre in Hamburg.