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CIFFA 70th Anniversary Conference

October 16 - 17, 2018, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, Ontario

April 6, 2018

CIFFA’s two-day, 70th Anniversary Conference, Global Supply Chains in a Digital Future, on October 16 and 17, will share evolutionary and revolutionary thinking, celebrating the association’s leadership through the last 70 years, while helping prepare 450 industry decision-makers to meet the challenges of the next decade.

  • Share evolutionary and revolutionary thinking in the movement of goods in today’s global supply chains.
  • Prepare Canadian organizations to participate fully in the new eCommerce world.
  • Emphasize innovation.
  • Highlight need for global trade to support world economies and growth.
  • Underscore government role in trade facilitation, innovation and science, developing progressive regulatory frameworks, infrastructure both physical and data.

CIFFA is partnering with two major trade shows and the conference agenda is designed to leave plenty of time for participants to visit TIACA’s Air Cargo Forum and Clarion’s Multimodal Americas trade show.

More than 6,000 industry delegates are expected to visit over the three-day exhibit, where the CIFFA Pavilion will be front and centre.

Delegates will interact with world-class speakers on innovative subjects such as:

  • The Sharing Economy: Rewriting the rules of global business
  • E-commerce Evolution: Staying in the ever-changing game.
  • Transformative Technologies: Blockchain: the new medium, the new message…all about collaboration and clever code.
  • The innovative future of freight: Wow will inspirational technologies like artificial intelligence affect your business?
  • Supply chain orchestrators: The role of the forwarder in a digital world.