Tentative Event Schedule

01 Aug, 2019
# Session Speaker(s) Time Venue
1 Sri Lankan port sector growth beyond 2020 ..... 2.30 pm - 4.00 pm
2 Tea break ..... 4.00 pm - 4.20 pm
3 All about Hambantota International Port-maritime logistics ..... 4.20 pm - 5.50 pm
4 Inauguration ..... 6.30 pm - 7.30 pm
5 Cultural Programme ..... 7.30 pm - 8.00 pm
6 Networking cocktails ..... 8.00 pm - 9.30 pm
02 Aug, 2019
# Session Speaker(s) Time Venue
1 Registration ..... 8.15 am - 8.45 am
2 Developments of the global logistics industry ..... 9.00 am - 9.45 am
3 Why Sri Lanka a distribution and logistics hub of the Indian Ocean ..... 9.45 am - 10.30 am
4 Tea break ..... 10.30 am - 10.45 am
5 Bangladesh/India/Pakistan logistics developments ..... 10.45 am - 11.30 am
6 Air cargo for logistics ..... 11.30 am - 12.15 pm
7 Lunch ..... 1.00 pm - 1.45 pm
8 Port city & Trincomalee mega city development ..... 12.15 pm - 1.00 pm
9 [ Parallel session ] Bangladesh investment opportunities in logistics ..... 1.45 pm - 2.30 pm Parallel session
10 Insights into regional economic growth and volumes in logistics ..... 1.45 pm - 2.30 pm
11 Consumer, pharmaceutical & retail supply chain logistics ..... 2.30 pm - 3.15 pm
12 [ Parallel session ] Bunker logistics ..... 2.30 PM - 3.15 PM Parallel Session
13 Tea break ..... 3.15 pm - 3.30 pm
14 4th industrial revolution & 5G impact on logistics ..... 3.30 pm - 4.15 pm
15 Modern logistics concepts ..... 4.15 pm - 5.00 pm
16 Validictory session and wrap up ..... 5.00 pm - 5.30 pm

1st August 2019 [Optional]

01

Port of Colombo

Pre-conference visits
02

Port City

Pre-conference visits
03

Free Zones/Logistic Centres

Pre-conference visits
04

Colombo City Tour

Pre-conference visits

3rd August 2019 [Optional]

01

Hambantota Port visit

(additional travel costs may have to be incurred)*
02

Trincomalee Port Visit

(additional travel costs may have to be incurred)*
03

Colombo Port Visit

Post conference visits
04

Colombo City Tour

Post conference visits
05

Sri Lanka Lonely Planet Excursions

(on own account, special rates will be negotiated) *to be confirmed