Martin Straka is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Logistics and Transport in the Faculty of Mining, Ecology, Process Control and Geotechnologies of the Technical University of Košice, Slovakia. He is also a member of the Slovak Society for Applied Cybernetics and Informatics at the Institute of Control and Informatization of Production Processes at the same institution. His research is focused on the logistics of distribution, supply and production, in addition to the modelling and simulation of logistic systems in his work. His publications include The Methodology for the Logistics System Simulation Model Design; Manufacturing Strategy: Applying the Logistics Models; and Distribution Logistics as a Part of the Micrologistics Model of a Company, among others. He also received the silver medal of the Union of Slovak Scientific and Technological Societies in 2016.