Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council invites Dr. Toa Charm to participate in the fifth edition of Asian Logistics and Maritime Conference in November 17-18, 2015 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center. Dr. Charm will act as the Panel Chair for the Plenary Session 2 – Big Data Analytics: Envision the Future of Logistics.
Jointly organised by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Asian Logistics and Maritime Conference aims at providing a preferred platform for both users and logistics service providers to network and to gather market intelligence on regional business opportunities and strategies, as well as trends in supply chain management, distribution and logistics.
This year’s conference will explore the opportunities and challenges under China’s “Belt and Road” initiative, as well as the development of e-commerce and big data that are transforming the logistics and maritime industries. A series of thematic forums on the outlook for the air cargo and maritime industries, as well as electronics and food supply chains will also be staged during the conference. The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR Government will deliver the conference’s opening address. It is expected to attract 2,000 participants including maritime and logistics services providers and users from around the world to join us at the event.
Given the respected status and acknowledged expertise, Dr. Toa Charm is invited to act as the Panel Chair for the Plenary Session 2 – Big Data Analytics: Envision the Future of Logistics. Confirmed speaker line-up for the session as below:
- Mr Herbert Chia, Vice President, Alibaba Group
- Mr Shaun Connolly, International Program Director – Transport, Logistics, Postal, and Supply Chain, Teradata Corporation
- Ms Louise Wong, Solution Principal for Advanced Analytics and Big Data, Greater China Region, Microsoft