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Discover Global Markets: Pacific Rim Consumers

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October 27-29
3PL Value Creation
Armstrong & Associates, in partnership with Infocast, brings together C-level executives, major customers and industry experts to assess the future outlook of 3PL segments and explore strategies for value creation that will forge competitive advantages. Leading global and North American 3PL executives learn how B2C e-commerce, omni-channel, cold chain and reverse logistics will propel the value-added warehousing segment. The conference also examines the surge in strategic acquisitions and the factors that will be driving the market in 2016. University Center Conference Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. 818.888.4444.

October 29-30
Discover Global Markets: Pacific Rim Consumers
The U.S. Commercial Service and the District Export Council of Southern California come together to create a conference focused on consumer markets throughout Asia and the Pacific region. Attendees can expect in-depth market intelligence targeting major consumer markets in the Pacific Rim, financing for generating maximum revenue and profits, “Meet the Buyer” sessions and practical “how-to” lessons on marketing, distribution and protecting intellectual property rights. Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa, California. 213.200.7172.

November 4-5
USD Supply Chain Management Institute
During the Supply Chain Management Institute’s 30th anniversary celebration, a number of special events are planned for an expected 250 attendees representing more than 80 organizations. “Peer Workshops” are focused on current supply chain issues that will impact supply chains in the near future and for decades to come. Highly respected and sought-after speakers include Starbucks executive vice president, Global Supply Chain; Walmart vice president of Supply Chain; and Cymer vice president of Light Source Operations. University of San Diego, San Diego, California. 619.260.4894.

November 4-6
Air & Sea Cargo Americas
All sectors of the aviation, maritime and logistics industries exchange views and experiences to enhance the growth of the cargo industry in the Western Hemisphere. Over three days, airports, seaports, exporters, shipping lines, freight forwarders, shippers, importers, consignees, equipment and technology suppliers interact and exchange ideas and information. Miami Airport & Convention Center, Miami, Florida. 305.871.7910.

November 24-26
Global Projects and Investment Summit
The Global Projects and Investment Summit Macau 2015 (GPI Summit) is a gathering of influential people who move markets, manage multi-million dollar portfolios and who are seeking vetted investment projects or capital. This country-focused investment summit brings together the world leaders from industry, government officials, foreign investors, expert analysts and investment promoters to identify and advance investment projects. GPI Summit facilitates discussions with global experts on investment projects and finance structuring with an overview of government policies and procedures. The Venetian Macau, Macau. (+853).6233.8727.

November 16-19
NITL Annual Conference & Freight Exhibition
Companies showcase the latest innovations in information technology applications and management tools for transportation and distribution operations. Educational sessions include: “The Economy is Moving Again … But Which Way and How Fast;” “Truck and Rail: Headwinds or Tailwinds?;” and “Transportation Regulation Today and Tomorrow.” Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, Louisiana. 703.524.5011.

November 17-18
Asian Logistics and Maritime Conference
Logistics and maritime services providers and users from around the world—including manufacturers, traders and distributors—exchange market intelligence and explore business opportunities in the region. This year’s conference is extended into a two-day event focused on three topics: China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative, e-commerce and Big Data. Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, Hong Kong. 852.1830.668.

December 2-3
Cargo Logistics America
Cargo Logistics America addresses the needs of cargo owners, managers and agents who contract the flow of goods through American supply chains. With more than 150 exhibitors pertaining to all modes of transportation, Cargo Logistics America connects freight owners with freight movers, fostering multimodal synergy between diverse stakeholders in import, export and domestic supply chains. San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California. 877.739.2112, ext. 62058.