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International Webinars

21 April 2021 - Smart and Sustainable Mobility: Delivering Low Carbon Places

CILT International is pleased to announce that the first in their ‘Green Series’ of international webinars examining green technology and sustainability issues in relation to the logistics and transport sector will take place on Wednesday 21st April under the theme “Smart and Sustainable Mobility: Delivering Low Carbon Places”.

In this webinar they will consider sustainable mobility and its global application, ranging across technological and behavioural aspects. They will examine the ‘human centric’ approach to planning and implementing mobility services, and the importance of putting the customer first by understanding different needs and personas. They will look at how this has worked ‘on the ground’ in the West Midlands, UK, and consider the vital role of effective policy frameworks to deliver carbon reduction. Finally, they will discuss how the rail industry has responded to new mobility needs and the ‘new greening’ of the sector.

  • Giles Perkins. Head of Future Mobility, WSP will consider “Taking a Human Centric Approach to the future (of mobility)”
  • Deborah Fox, Head of Demand Management, Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) will discuss “Laying the foundations for a smarter transport system”
  • Becky Loo, Professor of Geography, Director of the Institute of Transport Studies, and Founding Co-Director of the Joint Laboratory on Future Cities at the University of Hong Kong will examine “Effective policy framework to deliver transport decarbonization”
  • Lucie Anderton, Head of Sustainability Unit, International Union of Railways (UIC) will present on “Rail: The backbone of a sustainable mobility system”.

For more information please visit the event listing at https://www.ciltinternational.org/events/green-series-1-smart-and-sustainable-mobility-delivering-low-carbon-places/

Registration is now open at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_bcT6dEP3Q1af3zD20qCH_g and the webinar will also be broadcast live via their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ciltinternational/.

As previously, the recording will be available on their YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/c/CILTInternationalMedia after the event for members who are unable to join live.

10 March 2021 - Brexit Transition: Focus on Northern Ireland Protocol

Wednesday 10 March : 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM GMT

Hear from NI Government Speakers, Ferry Services, UK suppliers, manufacturers, and distributors who will discuss the current obstacles to transporting while exploring solutions.

MORE INFO & BOOK HERE

8 March 2021 - Women Transforming Transport, Logistics & Supply Chain in Ireland

 

To celebrate International Women’s Day CILT Skillnet are hosting a
FREE Webinar on Monday 08 March 2021
Time: 8:30am until 9:40am (GMT)/ 3:30 am ET/ 2:30 am CT
Title: Women Transforming Transport, Logistics & Supply Chain in Ireland

There will be five Guest Speakers on the day:
•    Megan Yeates (Logistics Project Manager, Lidl Ireland)
•    Yvonne Sheehan (Assistant Lecturer TU Dublin BSc)
•    Kasia Steyn (Freight Services Executive, Irish Rail)
•    Pamela Denison (Head of Road Haulage Business Engagement,
Department for Transport, UK)
•    Adrian Byrne (General Manager, ATC Computer Transport & Logistics)

The webinar will be delivered via Zoom.
Registered participants will be emailed the link to the webinar prior to the commencement time.

Follow this link to reserve your place 

24 March 2021 - The UK Grocery Sector Response to Covid-19 Challenges

On Wednesday 24th March, CILT International hosted their webinar on The UK Grocery Sector Response to Covid-19 Challenges and was hosted by Past International President, Paul Brooks. Paul is currently the Founder Go Further Consulting and Sales Development Director, Wincanton Plc.

Guest speaker Craig Taylor FCILT, Group Logistics Director, Wm Morrisons Supermarkets Plc discussed UK Grocery in 2020 – Taking up the Covid Challenge. There were a number of significant challenges that Covid (lockdown) brought to all UK supply chains in 2020 and Grocery supply chains shifted rapidly to cope. This presentation focused on how the ability to respond and the creativity of the supply chain teams has allowed successful delivery for customers and a lasting legacy of transformation.

Guest Speaker James Hurrell, Managing Director, Grocery and Consumer, Wincanton Plc discussed UK Grocery in 2020 – Collaboration and best practice across FMCG. UK Grocery supply chains have been operating at ‘super peak’ for a lot of 2020 with collaboration between manufacturers and retail customers creating new dimensions in performance. The role of 3PLs has been key to successful outcomes and James used case studies to bring this to life.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link to the international YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyNLQDS_Tlk

18 January 2021 - New Year, New Ways of Learning - CILT Best Practice Webinar

The thirteenth international webinar on the theme New Year, New Ways of Learning – CILT Best Practice Webinar Our first best practice webinar of 2021, New Year, New Ways of Learning will focus on the importance of learning and people development during and post Covid-19. Speakers include President of the Bank of China Academy Paul Ryder, Arnoud Dekkers, Commercial Director at 4D Supply Chain Consulting, and CILT UK Learning and Development Manager Fiona Palmer. The webinar is hosted by CILT Education Lead Jon Harris and Jan Steenberg Trustee, and Chair of CILT’s International Education Standards Committee (IESC).

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80n4AzDOIb8

4 February 2021 - Role of Sustainability in a Post Covid Era

The fourteenth international webinar on the theme, Role of Sustainability in a Post Covid Era. 

The session was hosted by Emma Ross, Global Chairperson of the Next Generation Forum. Guest Speaker Dr Philipp Sauer from Italy discussed The Resilience of Supply Chain Sustainability: Evidence from a multiple case study in Europe during the Covid-19 pandemic. Guest Speaker Megan Yeates from Ireland discussed her Experiences of Sustainable Logistics in a Post Covid World.

You can watch the recording of the webinar here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UqyV3lXseQk

5 October, 2020 - Entrepreneurship: Before and After the Pandemic Webinar

The tenth international webinar hosted by Next Generation (NG) on the theme of Entrepreneurship: Before and After the Pandemic.

Guest Speakers included Tiza Kyaagba, Co-Founder and CEO of Tiza Urban Transport Company (TIZA), Matildah Tonga, CEO On-Point Boutique, Anthony Senanu Kumassah, CEO Maser Splendid Ventures and Chief Teete Owusu-Nortey, Special Adviser to the CILT Council of Trustees.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozaGPl94ypw

17 November 2020 - Covid-19's impact on regional supply chains – A panel discussion at the Central Asia Trade Forum

The twelfth international webinar on the theme: Covid-19’s Impact on Regional Supply Chains – Strengthening Transport and Logistics Networks in Central Asia.

Central Asia is landlocked and farther from an ocean than anywhere on earth. In normal times, this makes trade with the rest of the world expensive and challenging at best. But these are not normal times. The Global Pandemic has disrupted global supply chains and the effects of this disruption continue to ripple around the world. How has the pandemic impacted trade, transportation and logistics in this remote region? What are companies doing to adjust? How has the pandemic accelerated the adoption of new technologies like robotics, 3-D printing, Artificial Intelligence? After a devastating forest fire, new shoots emerge from charred earth, what kinds of opportunities arise from this crisis?

 

Panellists for the webinar are:

  • Keith Newton, Secretary General of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport.
  • Sean Culey, Futurist, Author, Supply Chain Management Expert.
  • Lowell Randel, Senior Vice President of Government and Legal Affairs for the Global Cold Chain Alliance.
  • Vyacheslav Kim, Owner TransAsia Logistics Group of Companies.
  • Marina Kuznechevskaya, Fly Dubai and Chairperson of WiLAT Central Asia.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link: 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qvv6BNSQdGo&list=PL8JQvL7Yst1MPLRMX3HJ1qRHnAdotbEIQ&index=14

9 September, 2020 - Living in interesting times: Technology, Automation and the Future of Transport and Logistics Webinar

The international webinar with guest speaker Sean Culey. Sean is a world leading futurist, keynote speaker, globally recognised business transformation expert and author, and is an interesting and dynamic presenter.

 The recording of the webinar on “Living in interesting times: Technology, Automation and the Future of Transport and Logistics” is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uND9iIcfbMI

29 July, 2020 - The Importance of Human Capital in Covid-19 Recovery Webinar

The eighth international webinar on The Importance of Human Capital in Covid-19 Recovery.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/hfCNfiE0aVg

14 October, 2020 - Global Compliance Gaps in Dangerous Goods Logistics Webinar

The eleventh international webinar on the theme Global Compliance Gaps in Dangerous Goods Logistics.

Guest Speakers included Lee Nelson, Operations Manager at Emergency Response Assistance Canada (ERAC), Dangerous Goods Consultant Michael Joyce, Maritime Expert Ravindran Kothandapani, and Victor Gado, Director of Transport Compliance Safety Training. The session was chaired by Reshma Yousuf, Director of the Centre for Logistics Leadership in Business, based in Malaysia.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/nhaj8X-usnk

15 July, 2020 - Aviation in the Next 2 Years – Challenges and Responses Webinar

The seventh international webinar on the theme of Aviation in the Next 2 Years – Challenges and Responses 

Guest Speaker Subhas Menon, Director General, Association of Asia Pacific Airlines will share his presentation Let the World Fly Again.

Subhas will be joined by aviation expert and Member of Advisory board of IATA Cargo and Passenger committees Marina Kuznechevskaya.

Our final speaker is International aviation expert and Past International President of CILT, Lt Col (Retd) Kevin Byrne.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVbqaQuVDI4

1 July, 2020 - Connecting and Collaborating to Produce Winning Solutions Webinar

The sixth international webinar on Connecting and Collaborating to Produce Winning Solutions.

 Guest Speaker George Fenton, Chief Executive, Humanitarian Logistics Association discussed the Importance of Connecting and Collaborating in Humanitarian Assistance and Crisis Response.

 Sam Clark, Head of Programmes, Transaid examined the Importance of Collaboration to Influence a Coordinated Response to COVID-19.

Guest Speakers Alban Igwe, Deputy Chairperson, CILT Nigeria, and Nlaliban Wujangi, Deputy Chairperson, Next Generation Africa separately considered Opportunity or Threat: Will Africa Benefit from the Covid-19 Crisis or is it Simply about Survival?

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/5yDsn4KP8bw

22 June, 2020 - Business Continuity and the Ongoing Management of Risk Webinar

The fifth international webinar on Business Continuity and the Ongoing Management of Risk.

Guest Speaker Vicky Koo, Director of Vizilog Asia Ltd. examined how the ability to respond to demand swings becomes the key to business continuity in times of uncertainty. In the Post Covid-19 era, digitalisation will be the main stream to improve agility. Time to start drawing a digitisation plan for your supply chains. 

Guest Speaker Oliver Cofler, Director, SCALA Consulting considered effective business continuity and understanding risk in a changing world.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/QzWASqafpNg

3 June, 2020 - Global Shipping and the Supply Chain Webinar

The fourth international webinar on Global Shipping and the Supply Chain.

 Guest Speaker Romesh David, Chief Executive Officer at South Asia Gateway Terminals (Pvt) Ltd. examined the likely impacts on container shipping lines of the fall in trade volumes on the Asia/South Asia-Europe container routes, and the potential ensuing impacts on trans-shipment ports in the South East/South Asian regions.

Mr. HO Lap Kee, Sunny, Executive Director, The Hong Kong Shippers’ Council considered the immediate impact to operators and potential changes in global supply chains, that might be brought by the Covid-19 epidemic.

Bob Armstrong, Supply Chain Consultant and President of CILT N. America, reviewed the implications on the movement of goods during the Covid-19 pandemic including the implications of global supply chains on North America and the world.

The recording of the webinar is now on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/IH8uMvLMvz0

20 May, 2020 - Safe Practices in Passenger Transport Networks Webinar

The third international webinar on Safe Practices in Passenger Transport Networks

Guest Speaker Dr Dorothy Chan, MTR Board Member, focused on urban / city multimodal passenger transport and the response in Hong Kong, Jon Harris, North Western Trains, discussed the rail network response in the UK, and Colin Kingham, Yarra Trams, considered tram and bus passenger transport and the network response in Australia.

The recording of the webinar is on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://youtu.be/AU1MiO4wSgc

6 May, 2020 - Supply Chain Response to Shortages in Medicine and Food Webinar

The second international webinar on supply chain response to shortages in medicine and food.

Guest Speaker Dave Howorth, Executive Director, SCALA Consulting discussed best practice examples from the UK and Ireland retail and manufacturing scene. Will Holden, Managing Director, Emergency Logistics Team Ltd. focused on international best practice responses in the medicine and health supply chain.

The recording of the webinar is on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link:

https://lnkd.in/g-nvMSi

27 April, 2020 - Best Practice Responses to the Covid-19 Crisis Webinar

 The first international webinar was held last week on the theme Best Practice Responses to the Covid-19 Crisis.

Guest panellists Gayani De Alwis from CILT Sri Lanka and Zeinab Awad from CILT Egypt shared their experiences of industry response to the pandemic in their countries. 

The recording of the webinar is on the homepage of the international website and can also be accessed by following this link: https:

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