This conference will bring together industry professionals from across the cargo supply chain to discuss
global trends, regional challenges and the future of the cargo industry.
MON 08 OCTOBER
09:00 - 09:10Welcome remarks: Dubai Airports
The Future of Cargo & Logistics
09:10 - 09:20Opening Keynote: Emirates SkyCargo
09:20 - 10:40 Keynote: DP World
09:40 - 10:05UAE set to play a big role in China’s Silk Road project
10:30 - 11:00Panel Disucssion – Dangerous goods and cargo security
11:00 - 11:25Identifying ways to increase multi-modal cargo business
11:25 - 11:50What does Expo2020 mean for logistics in the UAE?
11:50 - 12:15Cargo hyperloop; the future of autonomous cargo travel
13:15 - 13:40The changing technology landscape in the logistics industry; RFID, robotics, drones and blockchain
13:40 - 14:10Panel Discussion: Exploring intelligent solutions for cargo digital transformation
- Going beyond the typical buzzwords of IOT, big data, AI, blockchain and find out how companies are implementing these technologies for practical & intelligent solutions throughout the cargo supply chain.
14:10 - 14:35One step closer to digital cargo; One Record & E-Cargo
- Showcasing IATA’s end-to-end digital logistics and transport supply chain where data is easily and transparently exchanged in a digital ecosystem of air cargo stakeholders, communities and data platforms
Regulations & Security Screening
15:00 - 15:25Achieving sustainable growth within existing infrastructure
15:25 - 15:50Discussing the implementation of Advance Cargo Information (ACI)
15:50 - 16:30Closing Panel Discussion: What will the cargo logistics market look like in 5-10 years’ time?
TUE 09 OCTOBER
10:00 - 10:30Bus to DP World
11:00 - 14:00DP World Site Visit
- First you’ll visit the Wheelhouse which offers a panoramic view of the port where a presentation on port automation & the Dubai logistics corridor followed by lunch.
- Then you will be taken on a tour throughout the port where you will see the latest automated quey cranes operated, eagle eye monitoring which keeps the port secure, remote operated ARMG which is an automated system that moves the containers from the ship to the yard
14:00 - 14:30Bus to Roda Al Bustan
14:30End of Day