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Supply Chain Finance Summit 2020

SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE SUMMIT 2020

January 30-31, 2020
The fifth annual Supply Chain Finance Summit (SCF) on 30 & 31 January 2020 is a great opportunity to learn about the latest trends, ideas and developments transforming working capital and supply chain management, as well as a chance to network with leaders in the industry. This in-depth event tr...

Cargo Logistics Canada 2020

CARGO LOGISTICS CANADA 2020

February 04-05, 2020
Join the Future at the 7th Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference. Held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, Cargo Logistics Canada is North America’s most dynamic and comprehensive multimodal supply chain event of its kind. This is the platform for logistics industry professionals t...

Support Ships

SUPPORT SHIPS

February 18-20, 2020
Support Ships is dedicated forum for the naval support and logistics community. It will provide a unique opportunity to examine the generation, deployment and sustainment of new platforms.

IRU Logistics and Innovation Forum

IRU LOGISTICS AND INNOVATION FORUM

February 21-21, 2020
The IRU Logistics and Innovation Forum is the new networking hub for innovative road transport solutions. The 2020 Logistics and Innovation Forum will bring together the road transport industry.

Transforming Transportation

TRANSFORMING TRANSPORTATION

January 16-17, 2020
Transforming Transportation is the annual conference co-hosted by the World Bank and WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities. The theme for Transforming Transportation 2020 will be “Connecting People for Sustainable Growth." In 2019, more than 1,100 participants joined us at the World Bank...

The Future of Transportation World conference

THE FUTURE OF TRANSPORTATION WORLD CONFERENCE

December 10-11, 2019
The Future of Transportation is a study and conference on the subject of 'What Next?’. One of our core themes is ‘Getting Transportation Off the Ground’, in which we examine how quickly personal airborne transportation systems will become viable mass transportation. The futuris...

SiriusDecisions 2019 Technology Exchange

SIRIUSDECISIONS 2019 TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE

December 09-11, 2019
The drive for growth never ceases for b-to-b organizations, and more than ever technology is at the centre of enabling that progress. Gone are the days however when a disparate, disconnected set of platforms strewn across sales, marketing an product can serve the organization effectively. An aligned...

Rolling Stock Fleet Maintenance Cost-Reduction

ROLLING STOCK FLEET MAINTENANCE COST-REDUCTION

December 04-05, 2019
Rolling Stock Maintenance will be featuring perspectives from some of the world's leading train operators, this conference is a must for any railway that is serious about implementing CBM technology and taking their company to the next level.

 

Webinars

FEB 06, 2020 | 11:00 AM
Sponsored
TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS FINANCIAL TRANSFORMATION: OPTIMIZE YOUR WORKING CAPITAL AND SUPPLIER RELATIONSHIPS AT THE SAME TIME
In the Transport and logistics industry, your supply chain is the lifeblood of your organization. And while longer payment terms may improve your working capital they can also fray relations with your suppliers. In this webinar we take you through successful options for getting the most ou...
JAN 29, 2020 | 2:00 PM
3 WAYS LEADING BRANDS ELEVATE THEIR SUPPLY CHAIN TO WIN MIND AND WALLET SHARE
Most companies continue to grapple with the age-old supply chain problems of accurately predicting demand and matching supply. The traditional volume-based approach to supply chain planning doesn’t enable the visibility required to ensure profitable performance across the end-to-end ...
JAN 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM
3 PILLARS OF A LEAN AND PROFITABLE SUPPLY CHAIN
In order for a supply chain to operate effectively and efficiently, it needs to have 3 key capabilities - Alignment, Flexibility, and Agility. Alignment ensures standardisation of communication and processes across the entire supply chain, supporting the consistent flow of information and ...
JAN 30, 2020 | 10:00 AM
BLOOMBERG TOOLS TO MANAGE SUPPLY CHAIN EXPOSURES
Recent regulations have increased attention on foreign entities doing business with US companies. Government agencies and corporations are being asked to identify supply chain risk exposures, both known and unknown, and understand the possible impacts of relationships. Join Bloomberg's...
JAN 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM
DIMINISH CYBER THREATS IN SUPPLY CHAINS
Great business leaders constantly look for ways to reduce cost and lower risk throughout their supply chain to maximize profits, while ensuring that suppliers are able to deliver quality product on time. You may have cybersecurity programs in place, but do these programs actually address t...
JAN 30, 2020 | 8:00 AM
YOUNG LEADERS IN SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT WEBINAR
The SLOCAT Partnership on Sustainable, Low Carbon Transport and the Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) launched in May 2019 the "Young Leaders in Sustainable Transport" programme. It builds bridges between the transport community and young people and explores new p...

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 ...