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Canberra Region Air Freight Forum
Tuesday 31 October 2017 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
The ACT Government (through Innovate Canberra and VisitCanberra), Singapore Airlines Cargo and Canberra Business Chamber are hosting a freight forum aimed at bringing exporters and businesses in the supply chain (freight forwarders, transport and logistic companies) together to promote opportunity for growing export activity from CBR region through the Canberra Airport.
The forum will include presentations from Singapore Airlines Cargo, Austrade and Dept of Agriculture as well as case studies of local businesses and networking over lunch.
Registration and networking
Welcome and Introductions
Robyn Hendry, Canberra Business Chamber
Stephen Byron, Canberra Airport
Singapore Airlines Cargo
Dino Pertsinidis, Auxiem Management Consultants
Daryl Young, Agribusiness Regional Development Association (ARDA)
Stephen Cambridge, Profile Total Logistics Management
Mick Hogan, Tonny Innaimo Transport
TradeStart and export advocacy
Wayne Murphy, Senior Export Adviser, NSW Department of Industry (Wagga Wagga)
Agricultural export regulations
Shelly Alderman, Assistant Director, Dairy, Eggs & Fish Program, Export Division
Alannah Pennell, Technical Officer, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
Regional exporter case study
Panel discussion and plenary session: Canberra region export opportunities and what more needs to be done?
Robert Shelton(Canberra Business Chamber)
Darryl Young (Agribusiness Regional Development Association)
Wayne Murphy (NSW Department of Industry)
Jeremiah Wong (Singapore Airlines Cargo)
Dino Pertsinidis (Auxiem Management Consultants)
Export opportunities in the Canberra Region
Brendan Smyth, Commissioner for International Engagement
Networking over afternoon tea and refreshments
To wrap up by 5pm.