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10th 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.
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When: March 15 - March 17, 2016
Where: Berlin, Germany
Venue: Intercontinental Hotel
Audience: Open to all


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Mark your agenda for next year's edition and plan to join over 1,000 air cargo leaders and more than 40 exhibitors in Berlin for this action-packed event next year.

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Conference highlights

IATA’s 10th annual World Cargo Symposium will continue to move the industry from talk to action with this edition focusing on "The Value of Air Cargo".

WCS 2016 will featu​re plenary sessions, specialized tracks, workshops and executive summits and tackle aspects related to Technology & Innovation, Security & Customs, Cargo Operations, Sustainability during presentations, panel discussions and debates.


Industry reviews of WCS 2015

"Excellent industry event. Keep it up!" (shipper attendee)
"Thanks again for excellent arrangements in Shanghai!" (freight forwarder delegate)
"Great event - well done!" (airline delegate)
"Fabulous experience" (ground handler delegate)



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


Who will you meet?

  • Airlines
  • Solution Providers
  • Freight Forwarders
  • Airports
  • Ground Handlers
  • Regulators
  • Media
  • Shippers

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