LOGISTICS TECHX

Technology innovations enabling the transport of anything, to anywhere, at any time. Join us for 2 days of exciting content as we explore how drones, IoT, blockchain, AI, data and robotics technology are changing the logistics industry, enabling increased productivity and profitability.

 

 

 

LOGISTICSTECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:10

Dyson & Singapore: Fostering technology innovation together

09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

09:50

Making sense of the real use cases for emerging technology: What does the future hold?

10:10

Reserved for Title Sponsor

10:40

Speed Networking

11:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

DRONES IN LOGISTICS

LOGISTICSTECHX
11:30

E-commerce drone delivery

  • Reducing reliance on 3PS with drone delivery technology
  • Do drone deliveries make sense from an economic perspective?
  • What environmental constraints are hindering the wider use of drones in deliveries?
LOGISTICSTECHX
11:50

Drone delivery of your pizza: A Dominos case study

  • First commercial delivery of food by Domino’s
  • How can we further tap into the potential of drones to offer safer and faster food deliveries to customers
  • What advancements in regulations are needed before we see a wider roll-out?
LOGISTICSTECHX
12:10

1,000 drone deliveries a day: What’s next?

  • Making use of a fleet of air-weather drones to deliver more than 1,000 packages a day
  • Expanding drone delivery service to remote areas where demands for same-day delivery is high
  • How will the use of drones help to drive the growth and expansion of logistics companies? 
LOGISTICSTECHX
12:30

What’s next for drones in the logistics industry?

  • Will drones be the game-changer in the logistics industry?
  • Addressing legal, logistical and technological issues before drone delivery in the logistics industry can take off
  • How far can drone delivery really go? Will it become the norm?
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

ROBOTICS IN LOGISTICS

LOGISTICSTECHX
14:10

Robotics in streamlining logistics operations: A case study in Thailand

  • AGV and drones in logistics: What have we learnt so far?
  • Deploying collaborate robots that support humans in repetitive and physically demanding tasks 
  • Goods-to-person automation: Development and progress in Thailand 
Eric Sim
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:30

How robots and autonomous vehicles are changing the warehouse operations

At ST Logistics’ warehouse in Singapore, you may spot driverless vehicles and robotics whizzing around the 100,000 sq ft space to pack and pick up goods.
  • Leveraging robotics and autonomous vehicles to improve operational efficiency at warehouse
  • When implementing the technologies, what are the specific challenges that arise in warehouse setups and related storage infrastructure?
  • How do you efficiently plan and control robotic motions for picking and transferring items? How do you ensure safety? 
  • What are ST Logistics’ plans to tap on other emerging technologies?
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:50

Collaborative robots in logistics operations

  • Which leading technology trends are enabling robotics solutions in logistics? 
  • How robots and people can work together side by side: Is there a way to go even further and use robotics technology to not merely enhance but actually supplement human performance?
  • What are some of the potential use cases in the near future? 
  • How could robots change the world of logistics in the far future?

BLOCKCHAIN IN LOGISTICS

LOGISTICSTECHX
15:10

Blockchain meets supply chain: Why?

  • How does blockchain bring greater transparency and efficiency to the supply chain?
  • Could blockchain help resolve some of the problems encountered in supply chain?
  • How will blockchain shape the future of supply chain?
LOGISTICSTECHX
15:30

Could blockchain decentralise the logistics industry?

How could blockchain technology offer increased operational transparency and efficiency?
LOGISTICSTECHX
15:50

Blockchain-powered shipping

  • Blockchain’s potential for solving problems in the global freight shipping industry which still relies heavily on paper documentation
  • How could blockchain-based contracts result in monetary savings for the freight shipping industry?
  • How can blockchain work in tandem with IoT to detect issues with cargo from early in a shipment?
16:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

CLOSING KEYNOTE PLENARY

17:00

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

17:30

Blockchain: Disruptor, Enabler or All-talk-no-action?

18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

last published: 12/Apr/17 10:09

 

LOGISTICSTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

KEYNOTE PLENARY

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:00

Drone delivery: Will we see true commercial deployment?

09:40

Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

10:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

10:50

Roundtable Discussion Session

Now’s your chance to get really interactive, simply pick a table and join the debate. Each table will run for two iterations, giving you the chance to enjoy two roundtables.
12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

IoT IN LOGISTICS (1)

Harvinder Singh Banga
LOGISTICSTECHX
13:40

Asset management & fleet tracking with IoT

  • Achieving greater visibility of products with multiple sensors placed in packages, pallets, trailers and warehouses
  • Enabling customers to monitor critical shipments in real-time, from pick-up to delivery
  • How can IoT help 3PLs to drive business growth? 
Juan Pavez Spencer
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:00

Driving automation in e-commerce logistics

For e-commerce companies, integrating the entire logistics operations into a new automation ecosystem is essential if they are to leapfrog the competition that is heating up by the day. 
  • In which part of the logistics operation that automation works best?
  • Steps to a successful implementation of automated technologies
  • Collecting and analysing data
  • Defining system architecture
  • Managing transition strategies from old to new systems
  • Challenges and lessons learned
Carly Cummings
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:20

Creating a smart warehouse

  • Smart warehouse as a hub to boost efficiency across the supply chain
  • Establishing a system that integrates both new and legacy systems
  • What are the executive challenges that need to be overcome?

DATA IN LOGISTICS

LOGISTICSTECHX
14:40

Speeding up last-mile delivery with data

  • Using data analytics to minimise driving time
  • Enabling 3PLs to understand how vehicles perform during different routes and to see how they could improve deliveries
  • How can data analytics can help 3PLs to achieve greater customer satisfaction?
Panel discussion
LOGISTICSTECHX
15:00

Panel: IoT and big data in logistics: Digitising logistics operations in supply chain

  • Applications for analysis of unstructured data in inventory management, forecasting and transportation logistics 
  • Deriving actionable insights through predictive and prescriptive analysis: How can we fully tap into the value that big data can provide?  
  • How quickly can IoT demonstrate ROI?
  • If you could make one radical change in the industry mindset to fully embrace the potential of IoT and big data, what would it be?
15:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

IoT IN LOGISTICS (2)

LOGISTICSTECHX
16:10

More than a “Cool Tool”: IoT strategy to capitalise on data visibility

  • Overcoming the visibility issue: The application of IoT along with cloud-based GPS and RFID chips to keep track of individual items and their conditions
  • Data crunching: How to manage different types of data (package information, user preferences, geographic mapping, etc.)
  • Making sense of the data: Given the huge amounts and complexities of data that can be involved, real advantage from improved visibility starts with a good understanding of what IoT strategy will work for logistics
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:30

Transforming supply chains into supply streams: Achieving logistics efficiency, security & sustainability with IoT

  • Combining real-time sensor data with environmental data to provide deeper intelligence to all stakeholders in the ecosystem
  • How does IoT help in moving the supply chain process from reactive to proactive with real-time data?
  • How can the industry advance the use of IoT beyond its nascent stage
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:50

Dealing with legacy systems and migrating to new IoT-enabled platforms

  • Upgrading legacy equipment and standards to smarter connected systems and processes
  • Planning the IoT transformation: Keeping it simple and getting it right
  • Sustainable IoT: With software development cycles being rapidly reduced, how to migrate to a new IoT-enabled system that will ensure they are future proofed for new developments?
  • Being agile: as e-commerce is now a massive opportunity for many 3PLs, how to be agile to keep up with the fast changing nature of the e-commerce market?

Close of TECHX 2017

last published: 12/Apr/17 10:10

 

 

 

 

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