PROGRAMME - 26th April 2019
|Welcome: An introduction from Air Cargo News|
Supply and demand - the challenge for airlines
Peter Gerber has been the chairman of the executive board and chief executive of Lufthansa Cargo since May 2014, having started his career with Lufthansa in 1992 in human resources and legal department.
As of 1997, he was the manager responsible for the area of corporate settlement, fees and charges and between June 2001 and 2004 Gerber was appointed project manager responsible for the group-wide result safeguarding programme “D-Check”.
From June 2003 to August 2011, Gerber was responsible at Lufthansa for the “Air Transport Initiative for Germany”. Additionally, he was responsible for strategic corporate development in 2004. From December 2004 to May 2009, Gerber took over corporate industrial relations and social security departments for the Lufthansa Group and was appointed to the executive board of Lufthansa Cargo with responsibility for finance and human resources in June 2009.
Market update: Is the air cargo boom coming to an end?
Marco Bloeman, Managing Director, Seabury Consulting
E-commerce: A Pandora’s Box or White Knight for airlines?
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Panel discussion -
Fatih Ciğal, Senior Vice President, Cargo Marketing, Turkish Airlines
Ross Marino, Senior Vice President – International Airport Operations, dnata
Brendan Sullivan, Head of eCommerce and Cargo Operations, IATA
Airports, airlines, and ground handlers: Talking the same language or lost in translation?
Nick Platts, Head of Cargo, Heathrow Airport Limited
Steven Verhasselt, Vice President Commercial, Liege Airport
Steven Polmans, Head of Cargo, Brussels Airport
Freight forwarders: The challenge of digital start-ups and facing capacity constraints
Boris Pernet, Chief Executive, Upply
Moritz Claussen, co-founder, cargo.one
Jan van Casteren, Vice President, Flexport
08:30 Registration & welcome
09:00 Conference - morning session
13:30 Conference - afternoon session
17:30 Conference concludes
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