The hosts of Routes Asia will run a Cargo Symposium during the Monday of the event.
Attendees will be able to hear about the strong airfreight demand to/from Brisbane Airport, which presents opportunities for carriers to introduce profitable new and additional flights. The sessions are suited to airline cargo managers, and other organisations that are part of the cargo supply chain.
|09:00-09:20||Keynote address: Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games
Speaker: Hon Kate Jones MP, Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games
“Farm to Freight to Fork” session
Brett Wiskar, Wiley
Alan Kropp, Australian Country Choice
|10:50-11:15||Morning tea and networking break|
|11:15-12:45||“High volume small orders” session
Speakers will discuss how Queensland goods are in high demand from overseas online shoppers and how Australian online shopping habits driving international airfreight demand and what future demands e-commerce will place on airfreight capacity at BNE.
Neil Macgroarty, 20Cube Logistics
Raj De Souza, Export Accelerator
Jeffrey Flood, Summerland Camels
|12:30-14:00||Lunch in Exhibition Hall, featuring local produce|