Events

15 March 2013
CLECAT supports TOC Container Supply Chain: Europe 2013
The TOC Container Supply Chain Europe exhibition and conferences attract over 2000 industry professionals from more than 30 countries, including senior executives from throughout the container supply chain: shippers, 3PLs/NVOCCs, shipping lines, ports, terminals, inland transport, finance and other stakeholder groups.
11 October 2012
5th European Conference on ICT for Transport Logistics (ECITL '12)
The 5th European Conference on ICT for transport logistics will be held from November 7th-9th, in Gothenburg, Sweden.During the conference, iCargo and other EU-funded projects dealing with topics in transport logistics like e-Freight, CO3 and Cassandra will offer their point of view about different aspects in the field. The target audience includes everybody involved in logistics planning and operations, e.g., logistics operators, shippers, industry, infrastructure providers and authorities.
27 April 2012
CLECAT supports TOC Container Supply Chain: Europe 2012
Reliability, Capacity & Efficiency: Improving container supply chain performance in an era of volatility and change is the conference theme for 2012. More information on the event can be found here: http://www.tocevents-europe.com/CCAT/ A special rate has been agreed upon for CLECAT members. To receive the discount, please use this link for registration: http://www.tocevents-europe.com/CLECAT/
25 April 2012
ITF - CLECAT/FIATA side event on E-Documents for Co-modal Transport of Goods
The International Transport Forum at the OECD is an international strategic think tank for the transport sector. Each year, it organises an “invitation only” Summit that brings together Ministers from the Forum’s 53 member countries, along with leading decision-makers and actors from the private sector, representatives of civil society and research. At the 2012 Summit, the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) and European Association for Forwarding, Transport, Logistic and Customs Services (CLECAT) are jointly organising a side event titled "E-Documents for Co-modal Transport of Goods", at which they hope you may be able to attend. The event is on 2 May from 10:00 to 13:30 and is part of the Summit’s programme. Further information on this event as well as details regarding Summit keynote speakers, plenary and expert sessions and their panellists may be found at the dedicated website: www.internationaltransportforum.org/2012. The programme for the FIATA/CLECAT event, which includes more information and the list of speakers, can be found here: CLECAT/FIATA side event on E-Documents for Co-modal Transport of Goods
05 January 2012
Final DiSCwise Conference
Why DiSCwise? DiSCwise is a European pilot action that aims to improve the information exchange between stakeholders in the transport and logistics sector and to operationally assist them in building digital supply chains with a co-modal approach. It is a project with a strong SME focus.
07 December 2011
CLECAT's Freight Forwarders' Conference - FFC 2011
The 11th edition of the Freight Forwarders’ Conference Thursday, 17th of November 2011       “FACILITATION and COMPLIANCE”   Logistics Service Providers facing compliance challenges and seeking facilitation       Following the successful conclusion of this year's Freight Forwarders' Conference, we have the pleasure to make available all the presentations that were given during the conference. A report on the conference will be available in due time. The following presentations were given during the event: Presentation by Mike Sturgeon, ECG Presentation by Denis Choumert, ESC Presentation by Nicolas Dbaisieux, EC, DG CLIMA Presentation by Graham Floater, Climate Aspect Presentation by Andreas Wilhelm, K+N Presentation by Volker Böhringer, Panalpina Presentation by Michael Lux, EC, DG TAXUD Presentation by Keith Vaughn, EEA Presentation by Libor Lochmann, CER         Vice-President Kallas delivers a speech at CLECAT's Freight Forwarders' Conference 2011. We wish you all a successful conclusion of 2011 and happy holidays, and we hope to see you again at our next events in 2012.
01 October 2010
CLECAT's Freight Forwarders' Conference - FFC 2010
FFC2010 Freight Forwarders Conference 30th November 2010 Building Bridges to 2020 Logistics service providers cooperating with customers and other Supply Chain actors for greener and more efficient logistics services   Full Report Available HERE Speeches CLECAT President Clive Broadley Welcome Speech HERE Gabrile Borla, Head of infrastructure, European Defence Agency HERE Algirdas Šemeta, Commissioner for Taxation and Customs HERE Presentations Moderator Graham Austin on Customs Modernisation HERE Noël Colpin, DG Belgian Customs HERE Felix Fiege,  Fiege Stiftung & Co. KG, Greven, Germany HERE  Alberto Grisone, Business Manager Project, Development & Strategy, Hupac, Chiasso, Switzerland HERE Toni Hylebos, Maersk Line, President of the Antwerp Ships’ Agents Association; details on Maersk HERE and ASF HERE  Johan Pontén, TBG15, UNCEFACT and SWEPRO presentation HERE and a Swedish National Board of Trade Supply Chain Security Report HERE   Andreas Rausch, Director, BASF HERE Dimitrios Theologitis, Head of Unit "Maritime Transport Policy, Ports & inland Waterways" HERE Programme is available HERE **************************** On the 1st of December 2010 the new editions of CLECAT's Sustainable Logistics Best Practice Guide and the Supply Chain Security Compliance Handbook were published. You can find both documents HERE. ***************************
08 September 2009
CLECAT's Freight Forwarders' Conference - FFC 2009
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24 July 2008
CLECAT Freight Forwarders' Conference 2008
1958-2008 CLECAT Freight Forwarders’ Conference 50th Anniversary 3rd December 2008 Headquarters of the World Customs Organisation ( Brussels ) THEMES Infrastructure & externalities: old and new concerns for EU transport & logistics & EU paperless Customs: the latest step in the 40 years' path towards a Customs union
06 June 2008
AMRIE Conference, 5-6 June 2008
On 5 June 2008, CLECAT spoke at the AMRIE (Alliance of Maritime Regional Interests in Europe)  conference on the theme "Maritime Logistics: The Future for Transport and the Regions". See CLECAT speech: European Logistics Policy - the Maritime Dimension