The Intermodal Asia is one of the most important events in the Asian continent for container transport and logistics professionals with over 200 exhibitors and 7,500 visitors.
China is moving all the pieces to become a global shipping hub in the next few years, and that includes new policies and solutions for the global trade players.
The Intermodal Asia exhibition and the conference have a leading role in selling China as an attractive market and as a unique opportunity to discover innovative solutions to do business in the healthy and sustainable environment of modern intermodal transport.
This year, one of the highlights will be the first edition of Industry Leader´s Strategy Summit (ILSS), which will take place on 21st – 22nd March 2017. This conference will bring together experts within the intermodal and container industry to discuss strategic and global issues and trends such as overview of the market and future trends, the outlook for the container industry, developing a transparent and optimized supply chain and the smart port for the 21st century.
Some of the speakers this year are representatives of companies like Crane Worldwide Logistics, Dachser, Drewry, Shanghai International Port, Hamburg Port authority and Maersk Line.
The second set of sessions will discuss the innovations in the industry, including environmental protection, safe handling of liquids in Asia,intermodal in china, among other topics.
Finally, the technology theater will have interesting conferences about Big Data and IoT applied to shipping industry, technology factors disrupting trade, real-time technologies, developments in box technology and practical steps to achieving a Global Sulphur Emissions Cap by 2020.
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