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Africa Leaders in Transport Logistics & Supply Chain Forum

AFRICA LEADERS IN TRANSPORT LOGISTICS & SUPPLY CHAIN FORUM

July 24-25, 2019
The Africa leaders in Transport Logistics & Supply chain forum is undisputed key gathering for experts and leaders from across the continent creating a bespoke networking opportunities between Ministries of Transport and relevant ministries and their adjudicators to find tangible solutions to th...

International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Services Sciences

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LOGISTICS, INFORMATICS AND SERVICES SCIENCES

July 26-29, 2019
The International Conference on Logistics, Informatics and Services Sciences will cover areas like Strategic Services Management, Service Operations Management, Service System and Service Network Design, Service Personalization, Service Cybernetics.

Global Cold Chain Alliance Cold Chain Policy Forum

GLOBAL COLD CHAIN ALLIANCE COLD CHAIN POLICY FORUM

July 29-31, 2019
The Global Cold Chain Alliance Cold Chain Policy Forum is the premier policy event and fly-in for businesses engaged in temperature-controlled logistics. The primary audience includes third-party transportation, warehousing, and logistics providers, food processors and manufacturers, retailers, and ...

Colombo International Logistics Conference 2019

COLOMBO INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS CONFERENCE 2019

August 01-02, 2019
Sri Lanka is known as a mega transshipment location in South Asia. In fact, it’s the fastest growing one among major ports of the world, with the rank of 11th best connected port in the world of shipping. Situated in the middle of the Indian Ocean, connecting multiple continents and reaching o...

585TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TOURISM, TRANSPORT, AND LOGISTICS (ICTTL)

585TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TOURISM, TRANSPORT, AND LOGISTICS (ICTTL)

July 19-20, 2019
The IRES - 585th International Conference on Tourism, Transport, and Logistics (ICTTL) aimed at presenting current research being carried out in that area and scheduled to be held on 19th - 20th July, 2019 in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The idea of the conference is for the scientists, scholars, engineers ...

Logistics, Transport And Port Management Conference

LOGISTICS, TRANSPORT AND PORT MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

July 17-18, 2019
The conference will cover areas like Understand the major aspects of transportation and logistics in the context of the current business environment., Develop a familiarity with the issues involved in the transport of cargo internationally.

International Symposium on Logistics

INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON LOGISTICS

July 14-17, 2019
The International Symposium on Logistics is themed as Supply Chain Networks vs Platforms: Innovations, Challenges and Opportunities and it aims to provide a forum for discussion between leading academics, researchers and practitioners who specialize in the area of logistics and supply chain manageme...

International Conference on Transportation Information and Safety

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION AND SAFETY

July 14-17, 2019
How to improve transportation system with information technologies and in particularly, transportation safety, has become a popular research topic in the field of transportation and the theme of this conference. ICTIS 2019 will facilitate in-depth discussions about infrastructure, data collection, p...

 

Webinars

JUL 24, 2019 | 2:00 PM
DIGITAL FREIGHT MATCHING, A THREAT OR AN OPPORTUNITY?
A 3PL Perspective On The Advent Of DFM’S In The Marketplace.The freight brokerage market is changing rapidly thanks to advances in technology but what does it all mean? Are the days of phone calls and relationships gone? What about rates? Is it a race to the bottom? The business may ...
JUL 24, 2019 | 2:00 PM
HOW THEY CAN BE A CHANGE AGENT IN THE SUPPLY CHAIN
A 3PL Perspective On The Advent Of DFM’S In The Marketplace.Wouldn’t the supply chain and the organization as a whole benefit if the CFO is a part of the supply chain decision making? The CFO is also responsible for identifying opportunities to reduce operating costs without sa...
JUL 24, 2019 | 1:00 PM
4 SUPPLY CHAIN INDUSTRY TRENDS YOU SHOULD PAY ATTENTION TO
Do you sense change on the horizon for the logistics industry? In CSCMP’s 30th Annual State of Logistics Report, we discovered details about an industry on the cusp of transformation, driven by macroeconomic factors, technological advancement and market trends. Join leaders from Four...
JUL 24, 2019 | 2:00 PM
LATIN AMERICA’S SUPPLY CHAIN CAPITAL
World commerce is under continuous disruption; supply chains are being transformed into digital supply chains or fulfillment networks. This new reality brings new challenges for supply chain teams worldwide. Panama is by most, regarded as one of the most efficient global locations for a mu...
JUL 25, 2019 | 2:00 PM
THE STATE OF THE FREIGHT MARKET
Recent concerns around tariffs, the capacity shortage, lack of available drivers and rising fuel prices are creating tensions that are being felt across the freight industry, especially among smaller carriers. With several companies either closing their doors for good or eliminating facili...
JUL 25, 2019 | 12:00 PM
GARTNER’S 2019 TOP SUPPLY CHAIN TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
While it’s easy to get lost in the whirlwind of discussion around the latest technology trends, our keynote will explore the most talked about emerging technologies and put context around how they can and will make an impact on warehousing and fulfillment operations.

THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING: IMPLICATIONS FOR SC
Jayson Myers, CEO of Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, will reveal the critical changes he thinks are transforming Canadian manufacturing—and will talk about what they mean for supply chain management. This is a live, must-attend webinar for everyone who operates in supply chain logistic...
SUPPLY CHAIN VISIBILITY AS FOUNDATIONAL CAPABILITY
Supply chain visibility (SCV) helps enable value for an organization. This webinar outlines the importance and business impact of end-to-end visibility for supply chain leaders, and what solution capabilities can be leveraged on your company's journey to the upper echelons of supply ch...
SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGIES FOR MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS
The pace of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in manufacturing companies has been increasing, deals are getting larger and the pressure to realize deal value objectives is growing. Strong M&A activity is projected to continue through 2017. CSCOs and their organizations must take measu...
SUPPLY CHAIN AND DEMAND-DRIVEN TRANSFORMATION
On the demand-driven journey, the supply chain transforms twice: Functions and processes are internally integrated and streamlined, and supply chains become externally aware and optimized to deliver targeted outcomes. Understand the differences and what initiatives are required for each ty...
GAIN CONTROL OF YOUR PHARMACEUTICAL PACKAGING SUPPLY CHAIN
Pharmaceutical and Life Science companies are under pressure to ensure initial packaging and documented changes on existing pharmaceutical packaging are properly managed and coordinated, globally. Daily functions are often performed in “silos” inside a company or between differ...
INNOVATIVE TRANSPORTATION, DISTRIBUTION AND LOGISTICS PARTNERSHIPS
The Southwest Transportation Workforce Center (SWTWC) and the National Association of State Directors for Career and Technical Education (NASDCTE) are co-sponsoring a featuring teachers, administrators, and industry partners who will provide insights and best practices from innovative educ...

RESOURCES

Fleet managers are constantly seeking better ways to control costs and improve profitability. Many operational expenses, such as the price of fuel and replacement parts for vehicles, are beyond your c...

GPS vehicle tracking systems provide fleet operators with a powerful tool to help cut costs and operate their vehicles more efficiently. But there’s another benefit to a telematics solution that...

Volatility is deeply disliked by business leaders. Many manufacturers and distributors face the volatility caused by unpredictable tariffs on Chinese imports and warn of a potential calamity should th...

A special compilation of published posts summarizing key issues around the truck driver shortage, and changes the transportation industry is making to address the ongoing problem....

As a leader in global logistics, UPS dedicates its expertise, innovative technologies and resources to support communities worldwide in disaster preparedness, relief assistance and post-conflict recov...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is fundamentally changing the operations of food shippers and the logistics providers that support them. Our special ...

The logistics sector is a key driver of EU economic integration and growth. Access to internal and global markets depends on efficient and cost-effective logistics throughout the EU for long-term econ...

As pressure rises in the healthcare industry to reduce costs and improve quality, multiple methods have been proposed to address performance improvement. One of the first areas that should be looked a...

Supply Chain sustainability has become a major corporate responsibility over years. Corporations are increasingly putting more importance and resources to this as an investment into the future. Along ...