Rio De Janeiro Brazil

300 air cargo specialists / Over 3000 connections
Next Gen leaders / Panels and workshops

10-13 March 2024
OPENAP

Agenda


  • 10 MARCH
  • 11 MARCH
  • 12 MARCH
  • 13 MARCH

Pre-event day | Sunday 10 March


Casual

08.00

Rio De Janeiro Tour

Christ Redeemer, Santa Teresa and Tijuca Forest
14.00

Registration


Smart Casual

18.00

Welcome Cocktail

Boulevard

Sponsored by PLATINUM SPONSORS

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DAY 1 | Monday 11 March

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME SPONSORED BY 


Formal

08.30

Registration & Networking Café Time

Sponsored by GOLD SPONSORS

09.30

OPENAP Americas Opening

Peter Whitfield | Honorary Chairman, Neutral Air Partner
09.45

2024 Global Air Cargo Logistics Landscape

Christos Spyrou | CEO Neutral Air Partner
Sam Okpro | CEO Pro Air Cargo Consulting
  • Challenges and opportunities
  • Global trade disruptions
  • The eCommerce boom and its impact in air cargo trade
  • The growth of the SME forwarder & consolidator
  • Accelerating performance in the digital era
  • Innovation & digitalization

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10:55

Neutral Air Partner Networks Update

Christos Spyrou | CEO, Neutral Air Partner
Ralph Van Eijk | Head of GSSA & Airline Development, NAV Aero
Kenneth Gibson | Business Development Manager, TIACA
Justus Klüver-Schlotfeldt | CEO, NeX eCommerce
  • One air cargo logistics ecosystem | Six Networks
  • New membership structure
  • Global airline partner program
  • The future-ready cargo GSSA & brokerage Network
  • Building the right eCommerce logistics ecosystem
  • TIACA the international air cargo association update
  • New strategic partnerships
11.45

Networking Break

Sponsored by GOLD SPONSORS


Presentation & Panel

12.05

South America Air Cargo Logistics Market Outlook

Fernando Ebbecke | Global Airfreight Manager, Craft Airfreight
Airline representatives
Forwarder & consolidator representatives
13.00

Networking Lunch

Sponsored by SILVER SPONSORS


Panel

14.00

Air Cargo Stakeholders Strategies to Mitigate Global Risk

Irl Wakefield | Co-founder & VP OPS, Aircon Airfreight // Moderator
Airline representatives
Forwarder & consolidator representatives
IT representatives
  • Uses of technology
  • Booking platforms
  • Capacity Management
  • Multimodal logistics providers: How and when to add air cargo solutions?
  • Air cargo sales agents & consolidators: How do you structure your airline agreements?
  • Formal/informal, ad hoc, single or multi-carrier?
  • Forwarders: Now is the time to show the extreme importance of supply chains.
14.45

Networking Break

Sponsored by GOLD SPONSORS

15.05

Leveraging Intelligence Automation in Air Freight Forwarding & Logistics

Mark Ketcham | Sr. VP Sales, Raft.ai
15.25

Growth and Transformation Strategies through M&A

Mikael Olesen | Managing Director, Logisyn Advisors
16.00

NAP Air Cargo Logistics Awards

Nadia Dunn | Presenter, NAP on Air

Sponsored by


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18.00

Open Networking Evening

DAY 2 | Tuesday 12 March


Formal

09.15

Face2Face scheduled meetings

Sponsored by PLATINUM SPONSORS

13.00

Lunch

Sponsored by SILVER SPONSORS

14.00

Face2Face scheduled meetings

Sponsored by PLATINUM SPONSORS

17.00

Assembly

18.00

Gala dinner party

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DAY 3 | Wednesday 13 March


Formal

09.00

Face2Face scheduled meetings

Sponsored by PLATINUM SPONSORS

13.00

Lunch

Sponsored by SILVER SPONSORS

Smart Casual

15.00

Farewell cocktail

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