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11th World Cargo Symposium
The World Cargo Symposium (WCS) is the largest and most prestigious annual event of its kind and the only one to bring together key stakeholders from the entire air cargo supply chain.
March 14 - March 16, 2017
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center
Open to all
Join over 1,000 air cargo leaders and more than 40 exhibitors in
Abu Dhabi for this action-packed World Cargo Symposium!
Registrations will open towards the end of 2016.
IATA’s 11th annual World Cargo Symposium will continue to move the industry from talk to action with this edition.
WCS 2017 will feature plenary sessions, specialized tracks, workshops and executive summits, tackling aspects related to Technology & Innovation, Security & Customs, Cargo Operations, and Sustainability.
" Great job! I was impressed with this event!"
Delegate range was vast and diverse - plenty of networking opportunities. Very informative tracks and various topics.
IATA Member Airline
"Amazing event! My first time, but I will attend again! Well done!
Why should you attend?
Unique business, networking and branding opportunities with 99% satisfaction rate
Engage with over 1000 senior experts and decision makers across the entire supply chain
Debate and influence the future of Air Cargo
Hear world class speakers talk about the latest trends and issues impacting Air Cargo
Join the conversation using the hashtag
Who will you meet?
Strategic Partnership Program
and benefit from discounts on sponsorship and exhibition rates.
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What happened at 10th World Cargo Symposium
The 10th World Cargo Symposium took place in March 2016 in Berlin, Germany and marked a great success for the industry!
WCS 2016 Materials
CEIV Pharma – Part 1
CEIV Pharms – Part 2
for the Future
Special Cargo AutoCheck
Business Intelligence for Air Cargo –CargoIS Workshop
Day 2 - Morning
Air Cargo Europe
Supply Chain: Changing Mindsets
ULD: In the frontline of flight safety
Perishables: Flying it fresh!
Technology: Harnessing the full power of data in air cargo
Day 2 - Afternoon
ining our Value in the Future
Cargo Border Management: What does the future look like?
Air Mail & Consumer e-Commerce: Is air cargo ready?
Day 3 - Morning
Airfreight Germany… Overcoming the challenges
Cargo Operations: Leading Change
Drones for tomorrow’s air cargo
Day 3 - Afternoon
WCS Daily – Day 1
WCS Daily – Day 2
WCS Daily – Day 3
View WCS 2016 pictures
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