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Preview the IMHX Connect agenda

The IMHX Connect 2021 programme will allow logisticians to watch presentations from some of the most informative speakers in the industry.

The COVID pandemic has radically transformed the global logistics landscape, and IMHX Connect will tackle many of the challenges facing today’s supply chains in a packed programme that delivers more than 40 hours of educational content. You'll finish your IMHX Connect experience not only with a deeper understanding of the challenges, threats and opportunities our industry faces - but also the actionable insights your operation needs.

Here, we list the week's sessions - 13-17th September. For full agenda details, including more information about the sessions, speakers and timings, sign up to IMHX Connect now.


Day 1 - Technology - 13th September

Welcome to IMHX - Rob Fisher, Event Director

Will drones transform logistics both in the warehouse and delivering to customers? - Lynn & Kieron Parnell of Logistics Partners Consultancy

Legal Requirements and Responsibilities of Using Forklift Trucks

The common and not so common cyber attacks and risks to logistics operations - Sarb Sembhi, IOT Security Foundation

Delivery Robots: increasing efficiency across the last mile - Henry Harris-Burland, Starship Technologies

The UKCA mark: unfinished Brexit business - David Goss, BITA

What Stonehenge can tell us about the future of the supply chain - Polly Mitchell-Guthrie, Kinaxis

Reflections on the future of warehouse automation - Reuben Scriven, Interact Analysis


Day 2 - Retail - 14th September

The benefits of moving to automation - Adam Lever-Parkin, OEM Automatic Ltd

The Evolution of Customer Demand - Dan Myers, XPO Logistics

Roundtable: Future trends in Cold Chain Logistics

Shared Success: building fulfilling partnerships in retail and logistics - Diamond Logistics and Sacred Gin

A step-by-step guide to some of the most powerful concepts that have enabled retailers and logisticians to make their biggest investments - James Osborn, TGW

Using Micro-Fulfilment To Win The Last Mile In The Supply Chain Race - Swisslog

Why international money is turning the logistics property market upside down - David Thame, SHD Logistics


Day 3 - Sustainability - 15th September

Bicycles in health: connecting rural communities to essential health services - Kim Van der Weijde, Transaid

Supply Chain 2035: Preparation for a New Better? - Richard Wilding, Cranfield University

18 months of crisis and its impact on the future cold chain - Tom Southall, Cold Chain Federation

Roundtable: Future-proofing operations through sustainability initiatives

Introduction to UKMHA: supporting the fork lift industry in 2021 and beyond

Butterfly effect benefits: achieving unrivalled efficiencies throughout supply chains through sustainable wine packaging innovation - Amelia Dales, Garçon Wines

Automation Technology for today's warehouse operation

Roundtable: AMHSA


Day 4 - Supply Chain -16th September

Creating space in the warehouse - Gwynne Richards, Apprise Consulting

Reflections on 2020 and the future of supply chains - James Turpin, NHS Supply Chain

Leadership for next generation supply chains - Richard Wilding, Cranfield University

Roundtable: nurturing an adaptable warehouse

Managing supply chain fragility - Peter Ward

Thorough Examination of materials handling equipment: why all inspections aren’t equal - Matthew Kennedy, Consolidated Forklift Truck Services

Improve warehouse efficiency with powerful, adaptable and scalable solutions - Locus Robotics

The warehouse property market: how the supply/demand imbalance will impact the supply chain - Kevin Mofid, Savills


Day 5 - People - 17th September

Forklift accidents: 7 common causes, one theme - Stuart Taylor, Mentor FLT Training

Growing our own warehouse talent - Thea Cooper, Unseen UK

Roundtable: working with and inspiring the next generation: a Yusen Logistics case study

Practical Examples of how to deal with Mental Health in the Workplace - Barbour

Engineering Recruitment – Hire the person, not the CV - Stewart Jackson, ATA Recruitment

Supporting ex-military personnel into employment - Darren Wright, Veterans into Logistics

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