The Regional Events aim to bring together local members and the air cargo community to identify and discuss specific issues that affect the industry at the regional level. The Regional Event - India will be held March 27 - 29 in Delhi, India.


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Program

Regional Event India Program

Monday, March 27, 2023


Tuesday, March 28, 2023


9

00AM

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9

30AM

Official Welcoming

VIPs will open the conference program with welcoming speeches.

9

30AM

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10

00AM

Keynote Address

The Government of India has established a dedicated development plan for air cargo, supporting national economic strategic plans. A representative will present current status, challenges and plans to deliver the national targets set.

10

00AM

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11

00AM

Industry Leaders Roundtable 1

A panel of Industry leaders will discuss the current business environment, future opportunities and how the Indian air cargo industry must evolve.

11

00AM

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11

30AM

11

30AM

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12

30PM

Freighter Capacity: the key for growth

Global connectivity and main deck capacity are critical success factors in order for India to achieve the desire volume growth established by the governments plan for air cargo and economic development. A panel of experts will discuss.

12

30PM

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1

00PM

Workforce Challenges

A successful industry must attract, retain and develop successive generations of workforce, ensuring an inclusive and diverse workforce, reflecting the society which it serves.

1

00PM

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2

00PM

2

00PM

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2

45PM

Drones

From urgent medical transport between medical facilities, to last minute cargo deliveries, to remote delivery locations, AAM / UAS offer future solutions. How can India play a leading global role in this area?

2

45PM

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3

30PM

PHARMA

India is the worlds leading manufacturer of vaccines and other pharmaceutical products. What specific demands does this sector have to ensure growth can continue?

3

30PM

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4

00PM

4

00PM

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5

00PM

Digital Innovation

A panel of industry experts will discuss what is possible today to enhance industry efficiency and service offerings to meet the sophisticated demands of shippers for fast, effective, predictable and transparent solutions.

5

00PM

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5

30PM

Business challenges: Regulations, Taxation

With GST rules, overall compliance and the challenges associated with accessing finance, what issues are being faced by the business community?

Wednesday, March 29, 2023


9

00AM

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10

00AM

Ground Handling

Ground handlers are on the front line of customer service, the last line of safety and security compliance and with todays increasingly more sensitive commodities need to be constantly moving forward. What specific issues have arisen in India and how have or will they be overcome?

10

00AM

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10

30AM

Sustainability

Customers, partners, employees, financiers, regulators and others are challenging supply chains to improve environmental stewardship. Whether that’s increased use of SAF or enhanced electrification or investment in new technology. How is the Indian community tackling this challenge?

10

30AM

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11

00AM

11

00AM

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12

00PM

Airports – Conducting the Orchestra

Airport developments and increasingly leading the way in terms of air cargo development. Shared facilities, modern infrastructure and supportive programs are critical for collective air cargo success. A panel of airport experts will discuss the recipe for success and what is needed for ever greater collaboration going forward.

12

00PM

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12

30PM

TIACA

An opportunity to present the role and programs that TIACA has implemented to support members, the industry and the shipping community.

12

30PM

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1

30PM

1

30PM

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2

30PM

e-Commerce

e-Commerce sales in India are projected to grow 25% in 2022. With a young, affluent and tech connected consumer base what lies ahead?

2

30PM

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3

00PM

Border Management

The 2018 World Bank LPI, Logistics Performance Indicators, ranked India at number 45, down considerably compared to 2016. What has to happen if India wants to break into the top 20.

3

00PM

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3

30PM

3

30PM

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4

30PM

Perishable cargo, new growth

An interactive panel of industry experts discussing opportunities and challenges associated with this growing commodity segment.

4

30PM

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5

00PM

Outcomes & Takeaways

The leaders of TIACA, ACFI and ACAAI will discuss the outcomes and actions arising from the event.

5

00PM

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5

10PM

Tickets

  • TIACA Member Registration

    $145.-

    Member Price

    TIACA Member Registration with Member Discount Included.

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  • Non-Member Registration

    $250.-

    Public Price

    Non TIACA Member Registration - No member discount included.

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Accomodations

ITC Maurya Hotel

The association has secured a preferred rate for the ITC Maurya in New Delhi during the Regional Event in India. The rate provided to attendees is inclusive of WiFi and Breakfast. 


Executive Club (Single) Rate: 11500 INR (taxes and fees excluded)


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Sponsors and Partners

Organizer

Host Sponsor

Official Host of the Regional Symposium - India

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsor

Supporting Organization

Media Supporters