Multimodal 2020 rescheduled to next year

As a result of the directions provided by both Public Health England and the UK government, the organisers of Multimodal have been obliged to reschedule the UK, Ireland, and Northern Europe’s premier freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, until 23-25 March, 2021. Commenting on the decision to further postpone, Robert Jervis, logistics portfolio director, Clarion Events said: “Whilst we are disappointed to make this decision, we have to place the safety of our customers, attendees, staff and suppliers at the forefront of our thinking, bearing in mind both…

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Online Certificate Program in supply chain analytics

Use of information technology in supply chain management provides improved visibility and accountability. In order to bring efficiency to the total Operations it is important that a company have clear sight into the overall activities and  foresee any potential problems or delays they might face and be able to align the activity  schedules accordingly. In this context, CII Institute of Logistics is launching a Certification programme for the entire Logistics and Supply Chain fraternity in “Contemporary IT Technologies in Logistics and Supply chain”. Classes to comment: 29 July 2020 Course…

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STB- Zomato bring virtual weekend festival experience

The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) is embarking on a partnership initiative with Zomato for “Zomaland@home”, happening during the first two weekends of June 2020. After a successful partnership with Zomato for ‘Zomaland Season 2’ which was held across nine cities in India, the STB is presenting a digital initiative with the leading restaurant aggregator and food-delivery platform. “Zomaland@home”, as a weekend festival, will feature renowned artistes from both India and Singapore showcasing their talents and passions across food, music, stand–up comedy and more. Fans can enjoy the festivals from the comfort…

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Event Report: Smart Cities and Covid-19

  6th Smart Cities India 2020 expo and India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) successfully hosted insightful deliberations with industry experts on “How Smart Cities are tackling the COVID-19 Pandemic,” as the webinar shed light on steps undertaken by smart cities across the nation & the future course of action. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread across the globe, and its impact upon human health and the economy is intensifying each day. India’s Smart Cities Mission has invested in a spectrum of technologies that are of great value during this crisis in implementing better management of…

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Blockchain and future of logistics

On June 3rd, virtually join to connect with global thought leaders across the blockchain ecosystem as BiTA hosts the first in its series of BiTA Symposium @Home discussions.  The three-hour interactive virtual event will highlight the evolution of underlying technology, why coopetition is key, technology convergence zones, and the future of logistics. You can register here: https://freightwaves.zoom.us/webinar/register/

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Japanese firms invited to invest in Indian Pharmaceutical

A webinar on ‘Medical Devices and API sector: Challenges & Emerging Opportunities’ was held on 22nd May, 2020 at 11.30 am for business and trade collaboration between India and Japan in the post COVID-19 scenario. The webinar was organized by the Embassy of India, Tokyo in partnership with the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Govt. of India.​ Sanjay Kumar Verma, Ambassador of India to Japan shared his valuable thoughts on the golden opportunity for India and Japan to further boost their relationship in the context of the ongoing COVID-19…

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LOGISTICS SUMMIT 2020

COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities for Indian Logistics Sector 05 June 2020, CII Digital Conference Platform As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hold India under Lockdown, we are witnessing the most significant economic disruption in recent history. However, as the economy claws back, the Logistics industry will drive the economic revival and the challenges triggered due to COVID-19 are likely to accelerate latent trends that the sector has been witnessing – De-globalization, Consolidation and Digitization. In this background, CII Institute of Logistics is organizing a Conference “Logistics Summit 2020” with the theme:”COVID-19:…

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ICC e-conference on food processing sector

ICC invites you to an E-Conference session on “COVID-19 PARADIGM: CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITES OF FOOD PROCESSING SECTOR IN ODISHA & THE ROAD AHEAD” organized by ICC in association with the Department of MSME, Government of Odisha on 12th May 2020 at 11 am. To register, click: https://lnkd.in/gzZXURR To know more, contact: Pradeep Kumar Nayak – 9937682012 / Pradeep.nayak@indianchamber.net or Surendra Kumar Das – 9938632517 / surendra.das@indianchamber.net

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