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Macharis Cathy


Cathy Macharis is Professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Her research group MOBI – (Mobility, Logistics and Automotive Technology) is an interdisciplinary group focusing on sustainable logistics, electric and autonomous vehicles and urban mobility. Her research focuses on how to include stakeholders within decision and evaluation processes in the field of transport and mobility. She has been involved in several regional, national and European research projects dealing with topics such as the implementation of innovative concepts for city distribution, assessment of policy measures in the field of logistics and sustainable mobility, development of a multi actor multi criteria analysis framework, etc. She published several books and wrote more than 100 papers. She is the chairwoman of Brussels Mobility Commission and vice-chair of Nectar (Network on European Communications and Transport Activities Research).  Please visit our website:

KBC private expert portrait with professor Cathy Macharis
Brussels , 24/02/2020
Pix : Cathy Macharis
Credit : Jasper Jacobs  professor Cathy Macharis portrait kbc private expert 20200224162607+0100 ID/ Jasper Jacobs




Centre(s) de recherche







“City logistics in an omnichannel environment. The case of Brussels.” Buldeo Rai, Heleen; Verlinde, Sara; Macharis, Cathy, Case Studies on Transport Policy, 02.02.2019.
“Iedereen aan boord? Een besluitvormingsondersteunend instrument voor de Brusselse Noord-Zuid spoorverbinding”, Te Boveldt, Geert; Macharis, Cathy, Brussels Studies, Vol. 2018, No. 124, 2018.
“Strategic Scenarios for Sustainable Urban Distribution in the Brussels-Capital Region Using Urban Consolidation Centres.” Janjevic, Milena; Lebeau, Philippe; Ndiaye, Alassane Ballé; Macharis, Cathy; Van Mierlo, Joeri; Nsamzinshuti, Alexis, Transportation Research Procedia: The 9th International Conference on City Logistics. Vol. 12 Elsevier, 2016. p. 598-612.

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