Yann ALIX

Yann ALIX

Délégué Général
LE HAVRE, FRANCE
FR, EN, ES

About the expert

Since 2011, Dr Yann Alix is the General Delegate of the Fondation SEFACIL which aims to set up, lead and animate a unique international think-tank of excellence around strategic & prospective analysis on themes related to the future of Maritime Transport, Ports & Logistics.

In the past 4 years, Prof. Alix was the Director of IPER (Port Training & Research Institute), a component of the NBS where he also headed the Logistics Dept. He collaborates actively in different training & engineering projects in Africa for the Port Authority of Le Havre. After receiving his PhD from Concordia University and his Doctorate in Transport Geography from Caen University, he started a career as consultant for Maritime Innovation in Rimouski, leading applied researches and studies for the Canadian & International port authorities, shipping & logistics companies. He is the author of more than 185 international conferences in 4 languages and has published several papers in academic journals as well as many professional reports.

In 2012, Dr. Yann ALIX inaugurates a new collection of books Les Océanides with 5 volumes, all downloaded for free on . Along with Prof. Dr. Benjamin Steck, Yann Alix has also initiated Afrique Atlantique, a second collection of books dedicated to port, maritime and logistics in Africa. 4 books have already been published since 2017. His latest book "Histoires courtes maritimes et portuaires. D'Afrique et d'ailleurs" is also availableon line.

His main research issues focus on Corporate Management & Strategies in the Port & Maritime industries as well as port-city relationships and freight inland corridors/transportation chains, especially on the African & South-American continents.

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