Change Management for Sustainable Logistics

About the course

What does the course cover?

Are you curious about the various elements needed to lead logistics decarbonization in your organization? The course will approach logistics decarbonization through a change leadership perspective, applying learnings from change management, leadership and stakeholder engagement to turn your organization’s decarbonization ambitions and plans into real, measurable action.

Each session is dedicated towards a specific topic and covers general theory, real-world cases and hands-on exercises.

The training will take place from October 5 - October 26, 2023.


Session 1: Setting a Direction
Session 2: Engaging Your Internal Stakeholders
Session 3: Buying and Selling Logistics - Procurement
Session 4: Establishing Strategic Partnerships Along the Value Chain

If you are interested to sign up or would like to offer this training to a large group of participants, please see the instructions below.

After completing this course, you will have:

  • Learned to have a “change agent” mindset and leadership skills
  • Gained a more vigorous toolbox to mobilize internal and external stakeholders
  • Developed a clear understanding of how to change processes and conversations to advance the logistics decarbonization agenda

Learning objective: participants will learn how to create a sense of change and urgency in their organization and learn tangible tools that will help them successfully drive logistics decarbonization within and across their organization.

Who is the course for?

The course is particularly well suited for project and logistics managers or sustainability managers who have started developing and implementing a Sustainable Logistics Roadmap into their organization.

The general understanding of the GLEC framework, logistics carbon footprint and sustainable logistics roadmaps covered by the other courses offered by the Smart Freight Centre are beneficial to the training. We encourage organizations to join the course with at least 2 participants allowing for sparring and collaboration in the practical exercises.

To obtain the certificate, participants will be required to attend all courses and deliver a personal reflection paper on the topic.

What are the course dates?

The training will take place from Thursday October 5 until Thursday October 26, 2023.

How much does the course cost?

Price depends on participant group size:

  • EUR 1200 for early bird sign up (until Sunday 3 September 2023)
  • EUR 1400 regular sign up (as of Monday 4 September) 2023)

How do I join the course?

In case you want to offer this training to a larger group of participants, then please connect with us at info@smartfreightcentre.org as we can arrange the below more efficiently for groups and provide status reports.

Please reach out to training@smartfreightcentre.org (or TEL: +31 6 254 07 327) with any questions.

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Meet our delivery partner

Implement Consulting Group

Since its founding in Denmark in 1996, Implement Consulting Group has established itself as a leading management consultancy across Europe, specialized on creating long-lasting impact. Building on a human-centric problem-solving approach, Implement is on a mission to help clients formulate and execute on their most ambitious strategies and succeed with their most important transformations. In this course, IM combines subject matter expertise, inspiration from cases and its unique facilitation toolbox to inspire organizations to become fit for the future.

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