Delegates will enjoy an exciting 4-day programme including Guest International Speakers, workshops and interactive sessions, the Women in Logistics and Transport Conference, the Young Professionals Conference and opportunities to be involved in shaping the future of our Institute and our industry.





Day 1, Sunday (03.06.2018)



9:00 AM Registration Opens
10:00 AM Open & Welcome
10:20 AM Grow of YP network in Africa speech by Usman Shuaibu
10:40 AM Key YP activities in South Asia speech by Biman Hettiarachchi
11:00 AM

Coffee break

11:15 PM

Use of Simulcast to develop network in Europe speech by Wayne Kavanagh

11:40 AM

Business on the Move by Jon Harris

1:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM

Welcome new WiLAT chapters

2:05 PM

Speech by Aisha Ibrahim, WiLAT Global Convenor

2:10 PM

Greetings from Dr. Dorothy Chan, WiLAT Global Advisor

2:15 PM Speech by Dr. Henryka Bochniarz
2:30 PM Speech by Prof. Kisperska - Moroń
2:45 PM

Speech by Barbara Kaśnikowska

3:00 PM

2018 global initiatives

3:30 PM Break
3:45 PM Review of 2017 by region (Africa, Europe, Middle East, South Asia, North Asia)
4:30 PM WiLAT Global Council (WGC) Meeting
2:30 PM Membership Breakout Session; Country delegation meetings; Closed-door meetings (Break at 4:00 pm)
6:00 PM Welcome Reception
6:00 PM Young Professionals party




Day 2, Monday (04.06.2018)


9:00 AM Registration Opens
9:30 AM Opening and Goodwill messages
10:45 AM Coffee break
11:15 AM CILT Strategy for 2019 & Beyond - led by the International President & the Trustees
12:30 PM Lunch
1:45 PM

Speech by Robin Proctor - How to Put Zebra on the Moon

2:15 PM

Speech by Prof. Richard Wilding- Industry 4.0 and beyond

2:45 PM

Speech by prof. Kim Hassal

3:15 PM

Speech by prof. Rene de Koster

4:00 PM Break
4:45 PM Annual General Meeting


4:45 PM

Planning your future as the leader- session for YP by Jo Brosnahan

5:45 PM

Martijn Gilberts - logistics as the prime career choice for YP

7:00 PM President & VIP Dinner




Day 3, Tuesday (05.06.2018)


8:30 AM Registration Opens
9:00 AM CILT Strategy for 2019 & Beyond - break out sessions on Education and Membership
10:15 AM Coffee break
10:45 AM Electric and Autonomous Car Revolution
12:45 PM Invitation for 2019 CILT International Convention in UK
1:00 PM Invitation for China conference in 2018
1:10 PM Closing Speech by President of CILT INTERNATIONAL
1:30 PM Lunch
2:30 PM Industry - CILT - University Cooperation in CEE and beyond
3:30 PM City tour
6:00 PM Trip over Oder river




Day 4, Wednesday (06.06.2018)


9:30 AM Technical visits






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