While the pandemic has altered the nature of events to a large extent, not everything has come to a grinding halt. As with any other industry, virtual conferences and hybrid symposiums have become the new norm in the supply chain domain. The latest platform innovations make it possible for anyone to participate in a virtual event taking place anywhere in the world, provided they have a working device and access to the internet.
Whether you are a business owner looking for your next logistics upgrade, or just simply curious about the latest innovations in supply chain, get inspired through events where you can connect with like-minded individuals and learn from industry leaders. To get you started on your events planning, we have handpicked a list of logistics & supply chain events across multiple regions that you shouldn’t miss in 2022!
When: 2nd – 3rd March 2022
Where: ExCeL London, United Kingdom
About: Retail Supply Chain & Logistics Expo is the ultimate hub for businesses in the field of logistics as well as retailers looking to enhance their supply chain operations. Throughout the event, there will be demonstrations of technologies and innovations that will transform the logistics and supply chain space. Come discover how artificial intelligence, data analytics and cloud solutions can keep your business ahead of the curve.
Please keep in mind that tickets to the Retail Supply Chain + Logistics Expo also grant visitors access to Smart Retail Tech Expo and White Label World Expo UK. All three events are co-located at ExCeL London.
When: 22nd – 23rd March 2022
Where: Copenhagen, Denmark
About: Leaders in Logistics Summit is a supersize annual event that aims at uniting every logistics and postal operator across Europe, Middle East & Africa. The summit will cover topics such as strategies, operations, business models for the logistics services industry and share the latest case studies from industry frontrunners.
This year, the organization will introduce 4 brand new stages: digital transformation, innovating fulfillment, last-mile delivery and post & parcel strategy. Here, you will have a chance to meet and network with over 400 people from 40 different countries, including top industry leaders from UPS, PostNord, An Post, SingPost, Canada Post and more.
When: 11th – 13th April 2022
Where: Orlando, United States
About: The Ecommerce Operations Technology Summit is an exclusive event dedicated to showcasing innovations for omnichannel, DTC operations, and fulfillment success. The summit will bring together the entire e-commerce world and share exclusive knowledge, tactics and actionable strategies for businesses operating in the field.
The conference will feature expert-led discussions on topics such as omnichannel operations, shipping & delivery, boosting productivity & cutting costs and warehouse & fulfillment. So, come join the world’s most innovative founders, brightest minds and trailblazing DTC brands for in-depth speeches, panels, workshops & live Q&A sessions.
When: 31st May – 2nd June 2022
Where: Sydney, Australia
About: Akolade’s Supply Chain Planning & Logistics Summit is a hybrid event that will provide participants with practical tools and frameworks to get their supply chains back on track. This includes how to navigate the ongoing shipping backlog and transportation challenges, plan and forecast in times of high demand volatility and manage supplier and customer relations.
Bringing together the industry for the first time in two years, Retail Fulfilment Summit is a co-located event presenting an unrivalled opportunity for retail professionals to gain insights and learn new strategies that will advance their fulfillment.
When: 6th – 9th June 2022
Where: Orlando, United States
About: In light of the ongoing supply chain disruptions supply chain leaders are coming together at Gartner Supply Chain Symposium to contemplate a new way of doing things. Attendees will have access to research-backed sessions, professional guidance and problem-solving with industry peers and colleagues in a single location. You’ll learn firsthand how to apply Gartner’s research and strategic advice to prepare for disruption, enable digital transformation and build sustainability as a competitive advantage.
When: 8th – 9th June 2022
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
About: DELIVER is touted as Europe’s biggest and most widely anticipated e-commerce and logistics event. The region’s premier community for e-commerce & logistics will bring together thousands of international elites in e-commerce and operations to accelerate business connections, share insights and secure new contracts.
DELIVER 2022 will be held in the form of prearranged 1-on-1 meetings, combined with breakout sessions and informative presentations by global thought leaders. Attendees will benefit from a series of discussions and idea-exchanging workshops, hear from global thought leaders and relax at an exclusive networking dinner.
When: 22nd – 23rd June 2022
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
About: Home Delivery World Europe is often deemed as the most important retail logistics conference and exhibition in the region and beyond. Through fulfillment, delivery and reverse logistics programs, Home Delivery Europe 2022 will bring together leading retailers, grocers, CPGs and 3PLs to discuss the strategies and explore innovative methods to face challenges across the supply chain.
When: 13th – 14th July 2022
Where: Cincinnati, United States
About: With its first-ever show in North America, Package Fulfillment, Logistics & Delivery Expo this year will focus on the future technologies, systems and services of logistics and supply chain. Get ready to meet visitors from across the globe, including decision makers and buyers from e-retailers, fulfillment companies, shippers, 3PLs, CPGs, grocery delivery firms, couriers, home delivery companies and postal services, among many others.
When: 5th – 6th October 2022
Where: Hamburg, Germany
About: The Logistics Summit is a trade fair for digitization in the logistics sector. The summit will bring together Germany and Europe’s top logistics managers, leading hardware suppliers and service providers for innovative solutions. Join in the two-day journey featuring top-class speakers, panel discussions and workshops!
When: 18th – 20th October 2022
Where: Frankfurt, Germany
About: Parcel+Post Expo is an international postal technology exhibition for the world’s postal, parcel and express businesses. This event attracts more than 250+ international exhibitors and 4,000 people attending each year from more than 100 countries, many of which are prominent experts, CEOs, business leaders from the postal, parcel and logistics sectors. The 2022 edition will look at key issues and the future for the global postal and parcel delivery industry, covering the latest innovations and technologies, developments in e-commerce, last mile, digital innovation, parcel handling and tracking and more.
Mark Your Calendars!
Now that we have covered some of the key logistics and supply chain events that you should keep your eyes on for 2022, get started on picking the few that you are most interested in and register before it’s too late. Looking for something more retail and e-commerce related? Be sure to check out our article containing the top e-commerce and retail events happening this year!