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Road Rails and Runways 2017

  • Citadel Theatre 9828 101 Avenue Northwest Edmonton, AB, T5J 3C6 Canada (map)

Roads Rails Runways is one-of-a-kind international export workshop series that brings together the people who make products and the experts who help move those products around the world.

Cost: $79


The 2017 series kicks off at the Citadel Theatre in downtown Edmonton starting on June 19, 2017. The four-part Roads Rails Runways workshop series will continue throughout the year following the theme of understanding export trade.


Agenda

7:30 to 8:30 — Registration and hot buffet breakfast

8:30 to 8:40 — Official Opening

BLOCK 1 (8:40 to 10:10 am) — Export A Platform for Your Business Growth

8:40 to 9:00 — Export Excellence: Rising to the Challenge of Being in 80 Countries at Once

9:00 to 9:20 — Global Perspectives: Opportunities Through Human Relationships

9:20 to 9:40 — Lifting Sales: Export and Thrive

9:40 to 10:10 — Growing Into International Markets

Break 10:10 to 10:30 Sponsored by Supply Chain Management Association Alberta (SCMA)

BLOCK 2 (10:30 to Noon) — Export is a Team Sport

10:30 to 10:50 — Mitigating Trade Risk: Export Development Canada

10:50 to 11:20 — Localization: Cultural Alignment in Product Development

11:20 to 11:50 — The Critical Connector: Transporting by Truck

11:50 to noon recap/debrief

12:45 restart session and energize audience (trade improv)

BLOCK 2 (continued 1pm to 3) — Export is a Team Sport

1:00 pm to 1:20 — Bringing It All Together: Expediting and Supply Chain Logistics--A Northern Perspective

1:20 to 2pm — Freight Forwarders Panel: Travel Agents For Your Stuff

2pm to 2:20 — Surface to Surface: Ocean Ports--Connecting Continents

2:20 to 2:50 — Cargo Panel - Lift: The Air Cargo Perspective on Trade

2:50 to 3:00 Day Wrap Up and Networking Reception Sponsored by Port of Prince Rupert

 

Earlier Event: June 15
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