-Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference brings supply chain logistics under
VANCOUVER, Jan. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Informa Canada is pleased to announce the
inaugural Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference (CLC) which will take place
January 29 - 30, 2014 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. CLC is a B2B
platform to connect stakeholders in Canadian supply chains, fostering
synergies between freight owners and movers. CLC is about opening new doors
for sea, air, rail and road cargo collaboration on a regional, continental and
Partnered with CLC are a diverse group of associations representing the entire
supply chain spectrum. As a result, CLC will gather the broadest group of
stakeholders in sea, air, rail and road freight ever assembled in Canada.
The Canadian International Freight Forwarders Association (CIFFA) is one of
more than a dozen prestigious Supporting Associations:
"CIFFA is excited to be a Supporting Association of the inaugural Cargo
Logistics Canada Expo & Conference. It is through opportunities like CLC,
where all supply chain stakeholders gather to support and promote the
industry, that CIFFA is able to achieve its mission. We anticipate that CLC
will provide a national platform for the entire freight sector to come
together in an atmosphere of learning and networking" states Ruth Snowden,
Executive Director, CIFFA.
Canada's Platform for New Innovations
Leading suppliers from the freight, logistics, materials handling and supply
chain sectors will exhibit and showcase the latest innovations, making CLC the
platform for new product launches in Canada. The centerpiece of the event will
be a large and dynamic 50,000 sq. ft. exposition floor, featuring 150+
exhibits. Thousands of visitors from domestic and international markets will
attend the event for networking and discovery.
Educating the Industry
As part of this multi-layer approach, CLC will offer a top-tier professional
development program relevant to the entire Canadian freight transportation
industry. Featuring 40+ seminars and up to 100 speakers, the schedule will
allow professionals to build their own program without being tied to a costly
one-size-fits-all conference pass. This cost-effective format will make CLC
accessible to the market, setting a new trend in logistics conferences.
CLC is Canada's Logistics Hub
"Logistics is about finding efficiencies," states David Tyldesley, CLC
Director. "Perhaps no other industry is more focused on this fundamental
concept." Tyldesley notes, "To our knowledge, stakeholders in the air,
sea, rail and road freight sectors have never been involved in one,
cost-effective, consolidated event. Our approach emphasizes efficient
collaboration and this has been extremely well-received."
Cargo Logistics Canada Expo & Conference takes place January 29 -30, 2014 in
Vancouver. To learn more, please visit www.cargologisticscanada.com.
Informa plc is the largest publicly-owned organizer of conference and training
events in the world with a diverse portfolio events that attract 1.1m+
attendees annually. For more information about Informa visit
www.informaexhibitions.com or www.informacanada.com.
Jennie Biltek Marketing & Communications Manager Informa Canada
firstname.lastname@example.org p: +1 604 730 2068
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