2019 - Day 3

Day 3 - Thursday 20 June 2019

Seminar places can be booked when registering to attend Multimodal 2019.   Register free here

Seats are available on a first come first served basis so please be prompt!

Awdry Room - 10.30 - 11.30

Apprenticeships – attracting, retaining and developing talent in transport, logistics and supply chain.

Chair: Carl Hobbis, Training Development Manager, The British International Freight Association (BIFA)

Speakers: Steve Granite, Chief Executive Officer, Abbey Logistics Group

David Lynch, Managing Director, Bis Henderson Academy

Beverley Bell, CBE, Chair of Th!nk Logistics and Specialist Transport Consultant

Sally Gilson, Head of Skills, Freight Transport Association (FTA)

Other speakers tbc


Awdry Room - 12.00 – 13.00

Here to Help - Why logistics?

The supply chain industry is fast-paced, diverse, and integral to more or less every part of modern society, how can we showcase the advantages of a career in logistics and attract the workforce of tomorrow?

Chair: Ian Nicol, Head of Logistics, Career Ready UK

Speakers:  Bethany Fovargue, Operations Manager NOVUS, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport UK

Andy Page, Director, The Very Enterprising Community Interest Company 

Sally Gilson, Head of Skills, Freight Transport Association (FTA)

Other speakers tbc


 Awdry Room - 13.30 – 14.30

NextGen Logistics – a new community of young professionals in logistics and supply chain is connecting tomorrow’s leaders in an initiative with the future of the industry in mind.

NextGen launched at Multimodal last year and the project, to connect logistics professionals across the modes as their careers develop, is gaining momentum.

Speakers:  John Cowley, Group Leader, NextGen Logistics

Thomas Turner, Team Lead, Panalpina

Other speakers tbc

Whilst the organisers do everything to maintain the content and timing of the programme, it may be subject to change without notice.