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  • November 09, 2018 | Bucharest (RO)

    Carrefour Expands its E-Commerce Business with Applied Mathematics from ORTEC

    Retailers have been shifting towards a consumer-driven market, which has brought dynamic growth to e-commerce and an ongoing effort to increase revenues while maintaining or even reducing logistics costs. Online shoppers expect their groceries to be delivered the same day or the next, without paying more and with real-time communication at every step of the process. Customers also demand a great experience in physical stores. An empty shelf is bad for sales and customer satisfaction, but having too much supply too early increases costs.

  • November 08, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC receives EcoVadis Gold Rating

    After Silver in 2014 and 2016, this year EcoVadis rewarded ORTEC with a Gold Rating for our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) efforts.

  • November 07, 2018 | Castle Donington (UK)

    Largest British logistics company Wincanton is a very satisfied ORTEC customer

    Wincanton, the largest British logistics company, has recently announced how happy it is with our collaboration and the benefits it is getting by using the ORTEC cloud-based loading and routing solution.

  • October 12, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC shares Communication on Progress regarding UN Global Compact

    ORTEC is proud to present its first annual Communication on Progress regarding the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact in the areas of Human Rights, Labour, Environment and Anti-Corruption. By publishing the steps we have taken towards a more sustainable world, we reaffirm our support for the UN initiative.

  • October 08, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC Releases Routing Suite Focusing on Supply Chain Collaboration

    ORTEC's latest release of the ORTEC Routing Suite has become available today. The Routing Suite optimizes the daily operations of logistics companies - retailers, shippers, fourth party logistics providers (3PLs and 4PLs), and logistics service providers (LSP) - by dynamically scheduling deliveries, resources and loads.

  • October 01, 2018 | Warsaw (PL)

    Panalpina Poland has optimized its organization with ORTEC Routing and Dispatch

    Panalpina is a customer-focused global provider of freight forwarding and logistics solutions, that has been continuously consolidating its presence and competency through a commitment to long-term sustainable development and financial success. As part of their expansion, their division in Poland has been collaborating with ORTEC since 2015.

  • September 05, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC organizes exclusive Retail Summit for its customers

    ORTEC organizes an exclusive Retail Summit for its customers on 13 and 14 September in the Netherlands. The unique event enables customers to meet counterparts at other leading retail organizations and to learn from each other. During the event, industry experts share their views on the future of Retail and the challenges retail organizations encounter in their day-to-day business. Customers in return, share their experiences during a round table discussion and pay a visit to the port of Rotterdam, the smartest port of the world, to learn how they make the most out of their data challenges.

  • August 14, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Permanent decrease of operational costs crucial to keep supplying gas effectively

    The energy usage in the Netherlands still heavily relies on natural gas. The so called smaller fields are becoming increasingly important with the accelerated phase out of larger fields. However, the dependency of the offshore gas transport network on large fields becomes clearer now these fields have reached the end of their production phase. Elimination of inefficiencies and a continuous reduction of operational costs is crucial to keep supplying gas effectively. In a recent article - published in “Energie in Beweging” - Energie Beheer Nederland B.V. (EBN) explains how far-reaching cooperation and clustering are key in this and how a by ORTEC and EBN developed optimization model contributes to achieve that.

  • July 12, 2018 | Bucharest (RO)

    ORTEC Co-Founder and CFO, Gerrit Timmer, speaks at the International Mathematical Olympiad, alongside Ciprian Manolescu and Victor Nistor

    ORTEC, one of the largest providers of advanced mathematical technology, proudly supported this year’s International Mathematical Olympiad as a Partner. On the 11th of July, as part of ORTEC’s conference, Prof. Dr. Gerrit Timmer, ORTEC Co-Founder and CFO, gave a powerful presentation on the importance of mathematics and the role it plays almost everywhere in the world. Key note speakers were two former Romanian Gold medalists: Prof. Dr. Ciprian Manolescu, the only person to achieve three perfect scores at IMO 1995-1997, and Prof. Dr. Victor Nistor of Universite de Lorraine (2-time Gold, 1978-1979).

  • June 28, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Conferences powered by AI: RAI implements ORTEC’s recommender system to add value to the event experience

    RAI Amsterdam, a conference and trade show organizer, has implemented an AI-controlled recommender system for its events. The self-learning technology is developed in association with ORTEC. The recommender system is presented today at the AI Expo Europe, taking place in Amsterdam.

  • June 25, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Apply intelligent scheduling within your company? Learn all about it during ICAPS 2018!

    The International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS) takes place from June 24 until June 29 at the Technological University in Delft, the Netherlands. During the conference several key-note speakers will share their knowledge and expertise in the field of intelligent scheduling and workshops, and tutorials are held to inspire the participants and get them started.

  • June 15, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Innovative R&D Project on Routing Optimization Recognized by Dutch Award

    Sander Siemons, an Operations Research student from Tilburg University, has won the Dutch Logistics Master Thesis Award for a Routing Optimization with uncertainty project completed during his internship at ORTEC.

  • June 15, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Creating inspiring visitor encounters with Artificial Intelligence – A Presentation by Pieter Bons of ORTEC and Bret Baas of RAI Amsterdam at AI Expo Europe 27-28th June 2018

    Get inspired during the AI Expo in Amsterdam on 27-28th June 2018. On Thursday 28th June, Pieter Bons and Bret Baas will share how to create inspiring encounters along the visitor journey using personalized recommenders. Next to that, ORTEC will be inspiring visitors on the opportunities of artificial intelligence (AI) and data science at booth 423 on both 27-28th June.

  • June 08, 2018 | Amsterdam (NL)

    ORTEC | adscience named number one among Demand Side Platforms in Emerce 100 listing

    ORTEC | adscience is proud to be ranked number one among all Demand Side Platforms listed on the 13th edition of the Emerce100. The company was awarded a total five stars, an increase of one star compared to last year, illustrating the team’s commitment to meet the needs of its customers by improving the platform.

  • June 04, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Rolf Lange exchanges financial sector for data science division of ORTEC

    ORTEC has appointed Rolf Lange (44) as Director Technology for its data science activities. Lange will – among other things – focus on strengthening ORTEC’s product and service portfolio.

  • May 31, 2018 | Bucharest (RO)

    ORTEC will be a strategic sponsor at the ARILOG “Celebrating the Great Union Centenary” Conference

    The 16th edition of ARILOG’s annual Conference will be held during June 6-7, 2018, in Bucharest’s Intercontinental Hotel. The first day of the event will be dedicated to best practices and case study presentations and, during the second day, the participants will have the opportunity to visit various logistics structures and manufacturing sites. The main topic of this year’s edition is connected to the celebration of the Great Union Centenary and, with the help of the invited speakers, successful case studies and stories of industry leaders in Romania will be brought forward.

  • May 31, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    Building a Data-Driven Future: A Collaboration Between The Analytics Academy and Port of Rotterdam

    According to research, data-driven organizations are 23 times more likely to acquire customers and are 19 times as likely to be profitable as a result. Being aware of the impact data can have on your organization is undoubtedly valuable. But knowing it and actually making it happen are two different things. The Port of Rotterdam is an excellent example of actually making things happen.

  • May 25, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC has a new LinkedIn showcase page

    We would like to announce that ORTEC Consulting has moved to a new LinkedIn Showcase Page! This means that we will be closing our current LinkedIn account, and directing our efforts into moving all our followers to our new page.

  • May 01, 2018 | Zoetermeer (NL)

    ORTEC and Carapax IT join forces in the field of social return

    ORTEC and Carapax IT have joined forces to work together to reduce the inequality in opportunities for highly educated yet autistic ICT professionals and to give them a fair chance on the labor market. To this end, ORTEC has entered into a partnership with Carapax IT: an ICT company specializing in the social return of autistic people with a distance to the labor market.

  • April 26, 2018 | Bucharest (RO)

    ORTEC Supports the e-Business Master Program at ASE Bucharest

    ORTEC and the Faculty of Cybernetics, Statistics and Economic Informatics (CSEI) at the Academy of Economic Studies (ASE) in Bucharest have been collaborating on bringing e-business lectures to 2nd year Master students.