Program

All sessions will be sent out live. They will also be available for on-demand viewing when convenient for you.

Tuesday January 25

UCT

CET

08:00

09:00

Opening & Introduction

Lars-Gunnar Comén
Director
Euroavia International

08:15

09:15

The Big Picture – Embacing Opportunities & Challenges

  • Opportunities and challenges for 2022
  • Next step in industry collaboration
  • The capacity crunch in global supply chains

Session moderator: Steve Saxon, Partner, McKinsey & Company

09:30

10:30

Innovation & Digitalization – Latest Trends

  • How digital innovation is driving the recovery
  • Innovative technology in air cargo
  • Next generation logistics: trends & innovation

Session moderator: 

10:45

11:45

Networking break

12:30

13:30

Air Cargo Market Update & Outlook

  • Market outlook 2022 and beyond
  • Hot spots for growth
  • Outlook cargo charters

Session moderator: Sanjeev Gadhia, Chief Executive Officer, Astral Aviation

13:30

14:30

Session topic TBA

 

15:00

16:00

Networking break

15:45

16:45

Freighter Availability & Future Demand

  • Next-generation widebody freighters
  • Future demand for cargo aircraft
  • The future of freighter conversions
  • Electric cargo aircraft – Will it work?

Session moderator: Thomas Crabtree, Market Analysis-Air Cargo, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

16:45

17:45

End day 1

Wednesday January 26

08:00

09:00

Innovation in Cargo Operations & Handling

  • Cargo’s role within passenger operations when recovery continues
  • Future trends in cargo handling: Digital & automation developments
  • Operational efficiency & sustainability

Session moderator: 

09:15

10:15

Update Vaccine Challenge and the Pharma Supply Chain

Hosted by Pharma.Aero

  • How did the air logistics industry meet the challenges during 2021?
  • Review of continued vaccine distribution challenges coming year
  • Latest trends in the pharma supply chain by air in general

Session moderator: Frank Van Gelder, Secretary General, Pharma Aero

10:45

11:45

Networking break

11:30

12:30

Workshop: Airport Cargo Strategy – Win Win for all Stakeholders

  • How to attract the attention of freighter air carrier/forwarders/shippers
  • How to convince stakeholders to start operations from a supply chain point of view
  • How to ensure a long term cooperation with all stakeholders

Fee payable for attending this special workshop session

Check workshop page for more details

Workshop leader: Steven Verhasselt, Partner, FB Cargo Strategy

13:30

14:30

End of workshop session

13:45

14:45

Session topic TBA

14:00

15:00

Sustainable Transformation in Air Cargo

  • Sustainability in air cargo logistics
  • Review on latest industry initiatives/solutions

Session moderator: Steven Polmans, Chairman, TIACA

15:00

16:00

Networking break

15:15

16:15

Looking Ahead – Where Next for the Air Logistics Industry?

  • Industry collaboration – next level
  • Cargo airline start-ups – a sustainable project?
  • Serving the customer – future perspectives
  • The changing role of cargo GSSA

Session moderator: Joachim von Winning, Executive Director, Air Cargo Community Frankfurt

16:30

17:30

Concluding remarks & end of conference

Due to unforeseen circumstances the program may change.