Join us this year at our industry leading Ideas Labs

Ideas Labs are practical, solutions-orientated workshops led by supply chain and technology leaders, and designed for collective exploration of complex challenges.

Expect to leave with new ideas, action plans and new contacts.

Conference day 1: Wednesday 9 October 2019


SESSION 2B: Ideas Lab: 11.00 - 12.15

  • Ideas Lab 1: Packaging innovation

Packaging efficiency is a mix of engineering, standardisation, sustainability and logistics. Finding innovative solutions that address this mixture of challenges is essential in the quest for an optimal supply chain.

  • Ideas Lab 2: FVL – connected for delivery

The vehicle logistics sector is catching up with the latest digital technology supporting such things as vehicle connectivity, real-time visibility, documentation, and transport and capacity management systems. Discuss how to adapt this technology and better serve your customers.


SESSION 3B: Ideas Lab: 14.00 - 15.15

  • Ideas Lab 1: The impact of electric vehicles

As vehicle electrification continues worldwide, this Ideas Lab will consider its implementation in the market and the implications for demand, production cycles, the aftermarket and battery recycling.

  • Ideas Lab 2: Global Trade and Automotive Regulations

Brexit, US tariffs, the China-US trade war, new international trade agreements, CAFÉ/WLTP… can the European automotive logistics industry prepare and mitigate risks?