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. Learn more about IATA Air Cargo now!
Join over 1,000 air cargo leaders and more than 40 exhibitors in Singapore, for this action-packed World Cargo Symposium.
IATA’s 13th annual World Cargo Symposium will continue to move the industry from talk to action with this edition.
WCS 2019 will feature plenary sessions, specialized tracks, workshops and executive summits, tackling aspects related to Technology & Innovation, Security & Customs, Cargo Operations, and Sustainability.
Have a look to the WCS 2019 RoadMap
Have a look at the WCS 2019 Exhibition Floor Plan
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Don't miss out on this excellent opportunity to expand your network and get insights into the latest industry trends and developments.
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We are thrilled to welcome you at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel, one of the most iconic integrated resorts in the world, for the 2019 edition. Gaze out Singapore's infinite skyline from the Skypark Observation deck, in between sessions, and swim on top of the world in the infinity pool, after business meetings. We reserved a few blocks for the conference's attendees.
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Enjoy exclusive fares on Singapore Airlines and SilkAir when you book your tickets. A suite of entertainment options and award winning service awaits as you embark your journey to Singapore.
16 November 2018 to 14 March 2019.
Selected periods between 26 February to 28 March 2019.
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Tradewinds Tours and Travel is a member of the Singapore Airlines Group and can help you make the most of your short stay in Singapore with services including airport transfers, pre- and post-event excursions, etc.
The World Cargo Symposium continues to be the best opportunity to showcase your products and solutions to the cargo community. Find out what kind of privileges we can offer to our sponsors and exhibitors!
Mike HuntingtonDirector Sponsorships & ExhibitionsTel.: +1-203-563-8170Mobile: +1-514-240-2844
Strategic Partnership Program and benefit from discounts on sponsorship and exhibition rates.
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The WCS 2019 is taking place at the Marina Bay Sands.
This iconic hotel, located on the bay, has the largest infinity pool on the roof of the world, 20 places to eat and an exclusive casino. It has direct access to the main commercial center of Singapore and the ArtScience Museum, where the permanent exhibition, "Mundo Futuro" is exhibited.
From the infinity pool on the rooftop and from the Sands SkyPark viewpoint on the 57th floor, spectacular views of the urban skyline of the city are contemplated. The famous Banyan Tree Spa offers massage services. The staff speaks English and Mandarin.
If you are not sure about your visa requirements to enter the country, the IATA TravelCentre provides passport, visa, health advice, and much more. Visit the IATA TravelCentre!
A bustling city-state in the heart of Southeast Asia, Singapore is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world and is fast becoming one of Asia’s hit-list destinations. Discover Singapore’s vibrant history and diverse ethnic quarters, along with the many attractions and public spaces that make visiting this slightly futuristic city worthwhile.
The 12th edition of the World Cargo Symposium took place 13-15 March 2018 in Dallas, TX.
WCS 2018 Roadmap (pdf). Check all the plenary sessions, industry meetings, executive meetings and specialized tracks that took place in 2018.
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IATA believes that diversity of culture, gender, age, orientation and experience boosts the success of the aviation industry. We actively encourage aviation professionals with diverse profiles to contribute to our events as speakers, panelists, facilitators, or in any other way.
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