While being regarded as somewhat conservative, the logistics industry is gradually integrating new technologies along the supply chain. Fintech and other innovations offer the logistics sector many opportunities. This requires the dissemination of knowledge and expertise which can be acquired in informative events.
We give here an overview of the main logistics & fintech events taking place across the globe in 2018.
Supply Chain Leadership Forum, 5th-7th of March, Warsaw, Poland
In this three-day event held in Warsaw, participants gain access to key speakers, round tables, factory tours and networking.
Last Mile Fulfilment Asia, 15th-16th of March, Singapore
Taking place in Singapore, this two days event provides a platform that brings together retailers, e-commerce, parcel and logistics companies worldwide in order to connect with partners, explore business opportunities and collaborate in Asia. During this event, 100 speakers from various companies will discuss the challenges faced by the logistics sector in front of 2,500 attendees.
Supply Chain Finance Summit, 9th-10th of May, Dubai, UAE
With more than 200 attendees and 45 executive speakers, the 7th edition of this summit will cover relevant topics from a global and local perspective. The aim is to share knowledge via discussions and to examine case studies in supply chain finance in emerging markets and alternative finance.
Internet of Supply Chain, 15th-16th of May, Berlin, Germany
Hosted in Berlin, this event will showcase and provide practical knowledge on the implementation of key technologies such as blockchain and AI in supply chains. With more than 30 speakers and 370 attendees, this event is aimed at supply chain and logistics executives.
Supply Chain Insights Global Summit, 4th-7th of September, Philadelphia, US
This supply chain management conference is designed for supply chain leaders and features three workshops: cognitive computing & Machine Learning, Blockchain & Bitcoin, and Internet of Things. This four-day event offers activities, discussions, case studies and networking opportunities.
Supply Chain Innovation Summit, 24th-25th of October, Chicago, US
This two-day summit, held in Chicago, will focus on supply chain innovation and technology, featuring tools, techniques, interactive workshops and networking opportunities for supply chain managers and organizations. Speakers are leading executives and academics from the US.