Logistics and Supply Chain Events

Accelerate! Conference & Expo

November 5-8, 2023
Dallas, TX
https://www.womenintrucking.org/accelerate-conference

Hosted by the Women in Trucking Association, the event provides access to more than 70 educational sessions featuring 180+ thought leaders and subject matter experts on transportation, supply chain, and gender issues. Attendees are transportation decision-makers in the roles of managers, directors, vice presidents, and presidents of companies ranging from motor carriers and 3PLs to manufacturers, retailers, and truck driving schools.

Air Cargo Americas

October 31-November 2, 2023
Miami, FL
https://supplychainamericas.com

Air Cargo Americas brings together executives from all sectors of the aviation, and logistics industries to exchange views and experiences to enhance the growth of the cargo industry in the Western Hemisphere. Airports, exporters, freight forwarders, shippers, importers, consignees, equipment and technology suppliers, among others, exchange ideas and information. Topics include security, regional consolidation, manufacturer and shipper needs in high growth cargo, trade facilitation, improving productivity, speed and service quality, responding to market changes and demands from shippers, consolidators, and forwarders, and controlling costs.

LogiPharma 2023

October 4-6, 2023
Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA
https://logipharmaus.wbresearch.com/

LogiPharma has been the premiere event for pharma, bitoech, and medtech supply chain executives in North America since its inception in 2002 and provides an exceptional opportunity for innovators in the industry to learn, benchmark, and share their best practices with peers in a highly interactive format. By bringing together heads of supply chain on both the manufacturing and provider sides, LogiPharma aims to promote deeper collaboration among industry players, leading to more effective and efficient supply chain management.

LogiPharma is a must-attend event for any supply chain executive in the pharmaceutical industry to stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, enhance their knowledge, and build valuable relationships with peers in the field through interactive sessions and workshops. Get ready to build a resilient supply chain and transform your organization to thrive in the ever-changing landscape of the pharmaceutical industry.

Consumer Returns

October 2-3, 2023
Austin, TX
http://www.consumerreturns.wbresearch.com

Consumer Returns is a peer-led forum for returns management leaders from top retailers, brands, and remanufacturers. The event helps companies drive revenue through improved post-purchase customer experience, reverse logistics optimization, and fraud prevention. Participants will gain the insights and tools they need to future-proof their returns management strategy and gain loyal customers.

CSCMP Edge 2023

October 1-4, 2023
Kissimmee, FL
https://www.cscmpedge.org

CSCMP’s EDGE Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition connects and gathers a global supply chain community to discover the latest innovations, new strategies, and best practices shaping the industry. The event offers more than 100 educational and specialty sessions as well as a supply chain exchange exhibition.

Breakbulk Americas

September 26-28, 2023
Houston, TX
http://americas.breakbulk.com/Home

Breakbulk Americas draws breakbulk and project cargo specialists, welcoming global sector leaders, including decision-makers from leading energy companies and engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) firms, as well as regional specialized service providers. A series of informative panel sessions feature more than 50 expert speakers.

Americas Food & Beverage Show & Conference

September 18-20, 2023
Miami, FL
https://americasfoodandbeverage.com

This show and conference is the meeting point for decision makers in the food and beverage sector. Providing a forum for meeting customers, vendors/service providers, suppliers, distributors, and industry experts, the event also offers panel discussions on supply chain challenges and FDA compliance.

IANA Intermodal Expo 2023

September 11-13, 2023
Long Beach, CA
https://www.intermodal.org/intermodalexpo

Intermodal EXPO, hosted by the Intermodal Association of North America, is the intermodal industry’s platform for products, services, and solutions; a classroom for new skills and know-how; and an exchange for ideas and business. The intermodal industry comes together at EXPO to exchange ideas and discuss the state of the intermodal supply chain.

ProcureCon Indirect East 2023

September 11-13, 2023
JW Marriott Bonnet Creek, Orlando, FL
https://procureconeast.wbresearch.com/

For over 20 years, ProcureCon has helped companies develop and implement world-class sourcing programs through interactive workshops, innovative keynotes and intimate networking sessions. All designed to take you beyond cost savings. ProcureCon is built for practitioners, by practitioners – Whether you’re a CPO or a rising star, a large or small spend company, ProcureCon has content and built-in connections to ensure your long term sourcing success.

Use the code PIE23PARTNER to save 20% off your registration price.

Connections 2023

June 26-28, 2023
Orlando, FL
http://www.smc3connections.com

This three-day supply chain event produced annually by SMC³ provides the ideal environment for qualitative, valuable networking and industry education. Carriers, shippers, logistics service providers, and technology providers consistently attend the summer’s collaborative supply chain intelligence event for its networking opportunities, top-tier presenters, and timely content.

Home Delivery World

June 14-15, 2023
Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA
http://www.terrapinn.com/conference/home-delivery-world

Home Delivery World is the industry-defining conference and exhibition for last mile logistics in the U.S. and abroad. The show is dedicated to uncovering innovative solutions for retailers, grocers, CPGs and #PLs facing challenges across the supply chain from warehousing to fulfillment and the last mile. From fleet & route optimization, and reverse logistics, to grocery delivery parcel spend and white glove, this is the event of most importance for eCommerce retail supply chain.

WERC 2023 Conference

June 4-7, 2023
Orlando, FL
https://werc.org/2023

Facing an unprecedented level of disruption, the warehousing, distribution, and fulfillment space is changing fast, which is why WERC puts you together in the same room with front-line innovators and thought leaders who know the industry and can deliver the knowledge, tools, and tactics you need to remain competitive. From labor and data challenges to the explosive growth of e-commerce, no topic is off the table as we discuss solutions to the industry’s most pressing challenges. The result? You will go home armed with fresh insights and deeper connections to share with your team and implement into your operations. Register now to join us at the Hilton Orlando, June 4-7.

Chief Procurement Officer Summit

May 18-20, 2023
Dallas, TX
https://events.marcusevans-events.com/chief-procurement-officer-summit-may23/

This invitation-only summit draws senior procurement executives and suppliers and solution providers. Event content aligns with key procurement challenges and interests, relevant market developments, and practical and progressive ideas and strategies.

American Supply Chain Summit

May 16-17, 2023
Hyatt Regency DFW Airport, Dallas, TX
http://supplychainus.com

The 7th annual American Supply Chain Summit brings together over 150 CEOs, VPs, and Directors in the business of supply chain & logistics across all industries – food & beverage, CPG, pharma, retail, medical devices, aerospace, and more – alongside top vendors and executive speakers. This year’s event examines key case studies on navigating supply chain disruptions, with key themes in Profitability & Risk Management, Cost Optimization, Technology, and Workforce Management.

Smart Transportation Conference 2023

May 9-10, 2023
Virtual Event
https://www.transportation-conference.com

The Smart Transportation Conference 2023 is an event hosted by PTN Events. It will bring
together global experts to discuss strategies and technologies for building a flexible
transport network that is digital, efficient, and sustainable. Attendees will have the
opportunity to explore a strategic roadmap, case studies, vehicle technologies,
opportunities, and challenges.

TLC 49th Annual Conference

May 1-3, 2023
San Diego, CA
https://www.tlcouncil.org

The Transportation and Logistics Council’s annual conference provides educational sessions with experts and experienced practitioners offering practical information and advice for your daily logistics practices.
Three full-day seminars cover contracting for transportation services, freight claims, and transportation and logistics law.

Assured Logistics Summit

April 12-13, 2023
National Harbor, MD
https://supplychain.dsigroup.org

The 2nd Annual Assured Logistics Summit will convene senior level experts for an in-depth discussion revolving around strategic initiatives towards facilitating responsive, flexible, and sustained supply chain and logistics operations to remain in stride with Warfighting demands. The 2023 Summit will discuss how defense agencies and the Military services are enhancing the resiliency, efficiency, and security of supply chain and logistics infrastructure amid a challenging global threat environment. You can read more about the event here:

LogiMed

March 21-22, 2023
Palm Springs, CA
https://logimedusa.wbresearch.com

LogiMed brings together vice presidents and directors from both the manufacturing and provider sides of the medical device supply chain, providing an interactive and collaborative platform to connect and benchmark with peers. Bringing together stakeholders from the end-to-end healthcare supply chain, the event explores best practices to improve your supply chain, better serve customers, and minimize costs.

ProMat 2023

March 20-23, 2023
Chicago, IL
https://www.promatshow.com

A global event for the materials handling and logistics industry, ProMat 2023 provides a showcase for the latest manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain equipment and systems. Engage with 50,000 manufacturing and supply chain buyers who represent more than $65 billion in purchasing power at this event.

LogiChem

March 14-16, 2023
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
https://logichem.wbresearch.com

Network and collaborate with Europe’s leading heads of supply chain, logistics, planning, and customer service as they share practical insights for rolling out a successful sustainability strategy. Learn how to create a digital network that enables end-to-end visibility and build a risk mitigation strategy that addresses delays and capacity constraints.

2023 Georgia Logistics Summit

March 8, 2023
Savannah, GA
https://galogisticssummit.com

The summit brings together speakers from prominent shippers in the industry, leaders in the state’s infrastructure and economic development community, as well as keynote speakers from some of the
world’s most prominent supply chain-focused companies.

LINK: THE RETAIL SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE

February 19-22, 2023
Orlando, FL
https://www.rila.org/conferences/retail-supply-chain-conference

The Retail Industry Leaders Association conference gathers executives in the retail supply chain to network and learn from each other through case studies, best practices, and expert thought leadership.

AirCargo 2023

February 12-14, 2023
Nashville, TN
https://aircargoconference.com

Drawing corporate leaders and compliance managers from across the air cargo supply chain, AirCargo 2023 provides a mix of educational sessions and exhibition time. Thought leaders share proven growth strategies and how they’re navigating today’s global transportation challenges. Exhibitors, from airlines to truckers and freight brokers to forwarders, seek new partners and ideas to kick their success into gear for the next season.

19th Annual RLA Conference & Expo

February 7-9, 2023
Las Vegas, NV
https://rla.org

The Reverse Logistics Association event brings together reverse logistics professionals for two days of keynote speakers, content-driven panel discussions, and networking opportunities. Pre-event activities include golf, an academic roundtable, OEM and retailer roundtable, and a women’s VIP luncheon.

Manifest 2023

January 30-February 1, 2023
Las Vegas, NV
https://manife.st

This gathering of industry leaders, innovators, and investors provides networking opportunities and a lineup of speakers including more than 250 thought leaders. Discover the future of logistics technology and the players transforming the industry. Understand the mindset of the industry and gain a better grasp of where the market is heading.

SMC3 JumpStart 2023

January 23-25, 2023
Atlanta, GA
http://www.smc3jumpstart.com

The world of logistics is changing faster than ever and global supply chains are in critical condition. Over 1,500 executives from across the globe are gathering at Manifest this January to address their biggest challenges, streamline their sourcing processes and identify cutting-edge technologies.

Parcel Forum

October 10-12, 2022
Chicago, IL
https://parcelforum.com

Join parcel shipping and distribution professionals to learn how to better streamline your warehousing operations and delivery models to remain competitive. Discover how to ship more packages, more cost effectively, as the industry undergoes tremendous change.

Supply Chain Digitalization 2022

October 7-8, 2022
Virtual Event
https://supplychain-conference.com

Supply Chain Digitalization Conference (SCD) creates Opportunities to boost Profitability and Strategies to Maximize Efficiency in Supply Chain Transformation and brings together the entire Supply Chain, Transportation & Logistics industry under one roof.

LogiPharma

September 29-30, 2022
Boston, MA
https://logipharmaus.wbresearch.com

LogiPharma brings together the top minds in life sciences and healthcare supply chain, logistics, distribution, planning, IT, quality, and sourcing to share emerging best practices. Join more than 200 global supply chain leaders in pharma, biotech, and medtech, and transform your supply chain organization to thrive in the new normal. Deep-dive panels, fireside chats, and interactive sessions let attendees benchmark their current strategy, while shaping the future of the industry.

Home Delivery World

August 31-September 1, 2022
Philadelphia, PA
https://www.terrapinn.com/conference/home-delivery-world/index.stm

This conference for global last-mile logistics uncovers innovative solutions for retailers, grocers, consumer packaged goods companies, and third-party logistics providers facing challenges from warehousing to fulfillment. Covering route optimization, reverse logistics, grocery delivery, parcel spend, white glove, and more this is a must-attend to boost your e-commerce knowledge.

Expedite Expo

July 15-16, 2022
Fort Wayne IN
http://www.expediteexpo.com

People from all over North America learn about the newest expedite trucking industry news, equipment, career opportunities, and products geared specifically to expedite owner-operators and drivers. With multiple truck routes and more parking available than ever before, finding a convenient spot won’t be an issue. Have a dog on your driving team? They’ll love the dog park that sits directly next to the parking lot!

Connections 2022

June 27-29, 2022
San Diego, CA
http://www.smc3connections.com

Connections 2022, an SMC³ event, explores emerging trends, current challenges, and innovations in the supply chain. Connections touches virtually every aspect of today’s modern, complex supply chain. Industry experts and thought leaders dissect the current state of the industry and predictions for the remainder of 2022. Connections is a one-of-a-kind experience that blends informative panels and keynotes with ample networking opportunities in a beautiful location.

Container Shipping Conference

May 18-20, 2022
Virtual Event
https://container-shipping-conference.com

The Container Shipping Conference brings together more than 650+ senior delegates from Container, Transport, and Logistics industry, to probe and explore winning strategies and technologies, by means of innovations in dealing with the current and future logistics challenges of the Container Industry.

CPO Summit

May 12-14, 2022
Dallas, TX
https://www.s1.cpo-summit.com

The Chief Procurement Officer Summit is an invitation-only, premium Summit bringing leading senior procurement executives and innovative suppliers and solution providers together. The Summit’s content is aligned with key procurement challenges and interests, relevant market developments, and practical and progressive ideas and strategies adopted by successful pioneers. Find out more: https://bit.ly/3q55yMF

World Ports Conference

May 16-18, 2022
Vancouver, BC
https://worldportsconference.com

This virtual event assesses the indispensable role of ports in global maritime trade and brings together key industry stakeholders for learning, information sharing, networking and collaboration. Explores topics such as climate and energy, data collaboration, risk, and resilience

LogiChem

March 29-31, 2022
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
https://logichem.wbresearch.com

Network with Europe’s leading heads of supply chain logistics, planning, and customer service as they share practical insight for rolling out a successful sustainability strategy. Learn how to create a digital network that enables end-to-end visibility and build a successful risk mitigation strategy to address capacity constraints and delays.

Modex 2022

March 28-31, 2022
Atlanta, GA
https://modexshow.com

As the speed of manufacturing, supply chain and transportation operations continues to accelerate, the future of our industry depends on today’s forward-thinking decisions. From illuminating education to next-generation technology and equipment in action, MODEX lets you see what’s coming — and take advantage of it to power your supply chain with more possibilities for years to come.

2022 Georgia Logistics Summit

March 16, 2022
Atlanta, GA
https://GaLogisticsSummit.com

The pandemic accelerated a trend that was already occurring in logistics and supply chain – digitalization. Data is the new oil, but what does this mean to logistics? How do we leverage data and automation for efficiency while keeping data secure? And is the technology helping or hindering? This year’s Summit will explore questions like these and more.

18th Annual RLA Conference & Expo 2022

Feb 7-9, 2022
Las Vegas, NV
https://rla.org

This annual conference is designed to bring reverse logistics professionals together for 3 days of powerful keynote speakers, content-driven panel discussions, and an ample amount of networking opportunities.

Manifest 2022

Jan 25-27, 2022
Las Vegas, NV
https://manife.st

The world of logistics is changing faster than ever and global supply chains are in critical condition. Over 1,500 executives from across the globe are gathering at Manifest this January to address their biggest challenges, streamline their sourcing processes and identify cutting-edge technologies.

JumpStart 2022

Jan 24-26, 2022
Atlanta, GA
http://smc3jumpstart.com

Join in-depth panel discussions focused on supply chain trends, transportation regulations, emerging technologies, and infrastructure. The lineup is tailored to provide carriers, shippers, 3PLs, and other professionals with a full picture of the multimodal supply chain.

Air Cargo Americas/Supply Chain Americas

March 8-10, 2022
Miami, FL
aircargoamericas.com

Air Cargo Americas brings together executives from all sectors of the aviation and logistics industries to exchange views and experiences to enhance the growth of the cargo industry. Topics include security, regional consolidation, manufacturer and shipper needs in high-growth cargo, trade facilitation, improving productivity, service quality, responding to market changes, and controlling costs while streamlining customer service.

CMA Shipping

Oct 13-15, 2021
Virtual Event
informaconnect.com/cma-shipping

CMA Shipping’s virtual platform hosts live and on-demand sessions throughout the event.  Expert speakers provide insights into hot topics in the global maritime industry, including the impact of COVID-19, an update from the U.S. Coast Guard on IMO 2020 compliance and enforcement, and what effect automation in the workforce will have on the shipping industry.

BreakBulk Americas

September 28-30, 2021
Houston, TX
www.americas.breakbulk.com

Breakbulk Americas is the event for all those involved in the project cargo and breakbulk industry. Focused on companies and projects from Canada down to the tip of Argentina and the Caribbean, this is the place to expand your operations in one of the most promising regions of the world.

Truckload 2021

September 25-28, 2021
Las Vegas, NV
www.truckload2021.com

Attend truckload-specific educational sessions with industry experts, insightful panel discussions, and engaging keynotes. Take advantage of dozens of unique networking opportunities with trucking’s most engaged leaders as well as dedicated exhibit hours to learn about the latest products and technology for your fleet.

Parcel Forum ‘21

September 14-16, 2021
Washington, DC
www.parcelforum.com

Optimizing the international supply chain; evaluating DC efficiencies; analytics for controlling your spend; the labor market and its impact on DC site selection; choosing between conveyor-based or cart-based picking.

CSCMP Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition

September 19-22, 2021
Atlanta, GA
www.cscmpedge.org

At EDGE, CSCMP’s dedication to the creation of a true community, not just another network, shines through. Our volunteer members are as passionate about unbiased, complete supply chain education as we are—and it shows! Our homegrown network of volunteer members actively participate in the creation of conference content and are always contributing new ideas, new activities and are happy to welcome new supply professionals to the EDGE and CSCMP family.

Home Delivery World 2021

September 1-2, 2021
Pennsylvania Convention Center
https://www.terrapinn.com/conference/home-delivery-world/

Home Delivery World focuses on last-mile logistics solutions, aiming to uncover innovative solutions for retailers, grocers, consumer packaged goods companies, and third party logistics providers facing challenges across the supply chain, from warehousing to fulfillment to the last mile. Establish connections with industry peers from all over the world and get access to curated content from innovators and disrupters in the home delivery space.

Link: The Retail Supply Chain Conference

August 17-20, 2021
Orlando, FL
https://www.rila.org/conferences/retail-supply-chain-conference

Join top executives in the retail supply chain to network and learn about new retail strategies. This premier forum addresses your challenges with retailer breakouts and roundtables, industry executive general sessions, executive insights, and a bustling expo experience, so you can take back fresh ideas and best practices to your company.

Expedite Expo

July 16-17, 2021
Wayne, IN
www.expediteexpo.com

Learn about the latest expedited trucking industry news, equipment, career opportunities, and products geared toward owner operators and drivers of medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks. Attend workshops packed with advice on how to spec a truck, choose the right carrier, reduce costs, improve profits, and save time. There’s something for every type of industry professional, including drivers, fleet owners, owner-operators, beginners, and chief executive officers.

Connections 2021

June 28-30, 2021
Virtual Event
www.smc3connections.com

Connections 2021 is a virtual supply chain event that brings together shippers, carriers, 3PLs and technology providers, who hear from the today’s top industry thought leaders and experts to address the challenges and opportunities facing the supply chain.

ISM World

Institute for Supply Management
May 18-20 2021
Virtual Event
ismworld.org

This virtual procurement and supply chain conference is an immersive three day experience that provides a 360-degree view of the possibilities the future could hold for professional development and organizational success. Global industry practitioners and thought leaders network, collaborate and discuss future trends in the profession.

American Supply Chain Summit 2021

May 11-13, 2021
Virtual Event
supplychainus.com

Join senior-level executives for thought-provoking case studies and key implementable ideas. Access live-streamed sessions, participate in real-time chats, and ask your most pressing questions. Select which sessions to stream and get instant access to all presentations and videos. Download materials to store in your “Digital briefcase.” Stroll the virtual exhibit hall to identify key services to enhance your operations.

World Trade Week Southern California

May 6, 2021
Los Angeles, CA
lachamber.com/world-trade-week

World Trade Week promotes the aspects of international trade that benefit the global economy through educational programs and events. Join executives and members of diplomatic corporations to kick off this month-long celebration for a morning of thought leadership and networking.