Each full member declares his interest and involvement in the work of particular thematic groups operating within the LODZistics structures. Each thematic group has its coordinator – a representative of one member organization – moderating group work. The results of the work of particular thematic groups are, however, available to all full members of LODZistics. Every LODZistics member can be active in an unlimited number of thematic groups.
The aim of the activity of the Education group is to analyze the competency needs of LODZistics members and the entire logistics industry, with particular emphasis on the needs of the Central Poland region and their ability to meet them effectively through cooperation with vocational schools, higher and public and non-public labor market institutions.
The Group also supervises the preparation of educational programs, the organization of apprenticeships, the distribution of information from vocational education and the preparation of educational projects.
Coordinator: Lodz Special Economic Zone
The aim of the Promotion group is to focus on the monitoring of promotional activities in the area of logistics and the coordination of participation in promotional activities the LODZistics network and its members, as well as the preparation and creation of a public image of LODZistics in the area of visual identification of PR and CSR.
The Group is responsible for conducting a website and communication in Social Media, distributing information about industry events, organization of meetings, conferences, business missions.
Coordinator: Raben Logistic Polska
The objective of the Law group is to monitor and conduct legal consultations related to the logistics industry and to the operation of the LODZistics network.
The task of the group is also ongoing legal services for the LODZistics, distribution of information in the field of transport and logistics legislation, organization of training in the field of changing legal regulations.
Coordinator: Mariański Group
The aim of the Infrastructure group is to monitor infrastructure investments being implemented and planned in the Central Poland region related to logistics and to consult the optimum solutions for logistics development in the region.
Members of the group also distribute information about infrastructure investment plans, participate in consultations on planned investments that may affect the industry, they initiate joint development projects in the area of infrastructure, and lobbying for them.
Coordinator: Technical University of Lodz
The purpose of the Research and Development group is to monitor the development needs of LODZistics members and current external funding sources for R&D&I projects dedicated to LODZistics and its members.
The Group is also launching joint innovation projects, supervising the preparation of R&D&I projects for LODZistics, distributing information about R&D&I funding possibilities.
Coordinator: ASM – Market Research and Analysis Centre