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Successful 1st Year for Air Cargo Summit 2016!
Air Cargo Summit has recently concluded its 1st year of networking success. The event was held last June 12-15, 2016 at the luxurious Hyatt on the Bund Hotel Shanghai, China and Shanghai New International Expo Centre. Delegates were delighted to meet airfreight professionals, international CEOs, and Decision Makers from all over the world that came together to explore partnering opportunities with like- minded people, to jointly develop innovative air cargo products and services, and to acquire extensive knowledge from industry's professionals.
Welcome Cocktail Reception
Air Cargo Summit officially opened with a Welcome Cocktail Reception in the evening of June 12. It was an evening of fun and delegates were able to have open networking sessions with other delegates who registered during the day.
On the morning of June 13 , our speakers IATA CARGO , AEROTRANS GMBH , OAG AVIATION , DESCARTES shared some insights with a lot of usefull information regarding the challenges and the future of the air cargo suplly chain .
Airlines , GSSAs, Master co-loaders , airfreight forwarders and vendors , as well participating air cargo networks such as Reach Express, Neutral Air Partner , Aerospace Logistics , presented their companies and discussed partnering and business opportunities among the delegates at the Air Cargo Summit’s two days of face - to -face meetings .
On June 14, delegates went to Shanghai New International Expo Centre where the Air Cargo China / Transport Logistics is being held. Our delegates were able to meet service providers from the entire air cargo supply chain and visit their booths at the expo.
After a long day at Transport Logistics China, delegates were treated in a river cruise at the Huang Pu River. It was a moment filled with fun and laughter, with free flow of food and booze. On the evening of June 15, delegates were invited at the ACW World Air Cargo Awards Gala Dinner at the Kerry Hotel Pudong, Shanghai, China. The awards were presented to carriers , GSSAs, Air freight forwarders ,Airports and vendors for the Best Performance of the year .