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2019 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Traffic and Transportation

2019 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INTELLIGENT TRAFFIC AND TRANSPORTATION

September 22-24, 2019
2019 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Traffic and Transportation (ICITT 2019) will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands during September 22-24, 2019. It aims to provide a forum for researchers, practitioners, and professionals from both the industry and the academia to share their newest...

International Conference on Ship Efficiency

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SHIP EFFICIENCY

September 23-24, 2019
The conference program will focus on ship efficiency from an interdisciplinary perspective in the following fields - Ship efficiency in a more and more regulated environment, Energy saving provisions for particular ship types such as container vessels, bulkcarrier, tankers and cruise vessels etc.

Pack Expo Las Vegas

PACK EXPO LAS VEGAS

September 23-25, 2019
Pack Expo is a 3 day event being held from 23rd September to the 25th September 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, United States Of America. This event showcases products like this event to gain an insight into the future of the packaging industry as well as strike profitable deal...

Global Sustainable Shipping Forum 2019

GLOBAL SUSTAINABLE SHIPPING FORUM 2019

September 25-26, 2019
The Global Sustainable Shipping Forum will tackle a great number of different issues pressing the Maritime industry, that all stakeholders have a need to exchange their views on. The event will provide valuable insights from conference sessions, great networking opportunities and will offer an exhib...

Euro Working Group on Transportation Meeting

EURO WORKING GROUP ON TRANSPORTATION MEETING

September 18-20, 2019
Euro Working Group on Transportation Meeting will cover areas like dynamic network modeling, advanced modeling approaches in logistics, land use and transport interaction, impact assessments and ex-post evaluation, rail transport systems, survey applications, port, and maritime operation, autonomous...

GCCA European Warehouse Council Meeting

GCCA EUROPEAN WAREHOUSE COUNCIL MEETING

September 19-20, 2019
The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) will host its next European Warehouse Council meeting on Thursday, the 19TH of September in London. The meeting will be held in conjunction with the 2019 IARW-WFLO Strategic Board Meeting as well as in partnership with its affiliate organization FSDF, the Food S...

CEPE Annual Conference + General Assembly 2019

CEPE ANNUAL CONFERENCE + GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2019

September 18-20, 2019
Industrial manufacturing is in turmoil due to business pressures, market trends, and new technologies. This development has also left its mark on our industry. This year's CEPE Conference will address a range of issues that will impact on our industry, with a particular focus on the trends and h...

International Logistics Seminar in Minneapolis

INTERNATIONAL LOGISTICS SEMINAR IN MINNEAPOLIS

September 20-20, 2019
Take the fear out of international shipping. This class is the perfect overview of the transportation process whether you're shipping by ocean or air. Learn the steps you need to follow to move your products affordably, securely and within budget. Learn to control your international shipments by...

 

Webinars

SEP 24, 2019 | 12:00 PM
DIGITAL ASSET SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT FOR MARKETERS
While the core principles and conventions of Digital Asset Management have changed comparatively little over the last decade or more, the context within which DAM technology is used has been transformed significantly. The driving force behind this paradigm shift is the concept of the Digit...
SEP 25, 2019 | 1:00 PM
COMBINING FORECASTING, ML AND OPTIMIZATION FOR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT
The art of the possible. For FICO clients, that means having the ability to quickly build and create systems of connected models so that business users are empowered to make the best decisions. Whether your portfolio consists of a few products or a few thousand, you’re responsib...
OCT 09, 2019
A CRISIS IN HUMAN CAPITAL–REPORT FROM AUTOMOTIVE LOGISTICS GLOBAL
The automotive industry is going through some seismic changes as digital technology changes not only the vehicles we drive but also the way they are supplied and built. However, technology is only as good as the business plan supporting it and there cannot be any growth without the talent ...
OCT 09, 2019 | 11:00 AM
FACTORY PLANNING FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE SUPPLY CHAIN
This webinar looks at some of these challenges, including the planning, construction and commissioning, and operation of your facility. It addresses how collaboration, sequencing and simulating, with unified digital model, can avoid project delays and budget overruns, as well as the manage...
OCT 15, 2019 | 1:00 PM
HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH THE IOWA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Did you know that the Iowa DOT has two totally different offices for companies to do business? The Purchasing Section and the Office of Contracts both exist within the Iowa DOT, but do not intersect. They each have their own registrations and bidding process.
OCT 16, 2019 | 3:00 PM
BRAND INTEGRITY, SUPPLY CHAIN AND DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL SECURITY AS A MEANS TO GROW MARKET SHARE
The presentation explores the nexus between security, brand integrity, marketing and sales and the protection of the supply chain and distribution channels of companies. From the entry of counterfeit goods to the diversion of products through parallel trading, theft or fraud, modalities of...

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 ...