During the 31st National Distribution Day (NDD), innovation in the logistics industry will be the central theme. Innovation has become more and more important to retain our competitive advantage as logistics hub for European distribution. Our logistics industry is packed with exciting new concepts. During keynote speeches and workshops some of the newest topics will be addressed. In the morning program there’s an opportunity to attend company visits in the Rotterdam region.
Program 28 November
9:30 - 10:00
Registration of participants in the regional program at the Onderzeebootloods
10:00 - 10:30 - Plenary program
Word of welcome by Emile Hoogsteden, Vice President Containers, Breakbulk & Logistics, Port of Rotterdam
10:30 - 13:00 - Company visits
13:00 - 14:00
Registration, including lunch buffet at the Onderzeebootloods
14:00 - 18:00 - Plenary program
Conference headed by day chairman Remco Buurman, Managing Director NDL/HIDC
Word of welcome by Paul de Krom, Chairman NDL/HIDC
Word of welcome by the Rotterdam Region
Executive Strategic Officer - Warehousing and Parcel at Vanderlande, will present his vision on the warehouse of the future in the framework of robotisation and automation.
Director Digital Business Solutions (DBS) will talk to us about the process of digitalisation at the port.
DHL Supply Chain Solutions will address DHL’s approach in the field of innovative developments and how collaboration with different partners can bring about and accelerate innovation.
18:00 - 20:00
Aperitif and buffet dinner
Members NDL/HIDC: €185,-