Agenda 2024

The conference is a one-day face-to-face event where delegates can hear from peers and subject experts on how a range of inter-related business issues can be addressed.

If you would like to be considered as a potential speaker, contact komal.singh@akabomedia.co.uk.

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Chair's Opening Remarks
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How are micro hubs used as a tool for decarbonisation?
  • The use of city-based micro hubs
  • How can we decarbonise the logistics industry with the use of micro hubs?
  • An industry-focused case study
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Location – why does this matter to industrial property occupiers?
  • Transportation costs, customer satisfaction and delivery times - which location factors are most important for occupiers?
  • Aligning with manufacturers, suppliers and consumers – why is location so important?
  • UK focus - Midlands v. South – which is best?
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SPONSORED SESSION


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Break

    

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Sustainable construction – what should you include to meet your company’s ESG goals?
  • Ensuring longevity and reliability within the warehouse
  • Supporting long term net-zero ambitions with the use of sustainable materials
  • What are occupiers doing to ensure minimal waste and increase efficiency?
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What should industrial property occupiers be including in their sustainability strategy?
  • Techniques to reducing your environmental footprint
  • Sustainable practices to introduce from a corporate social responsibility perspective
  • An industry-focused case study
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The new era of urban logistics – past, present and beyond
  • How does micro-fulfilment benefit industrial property occupiers?
  • Revolutionising last mile delivery
  • What is the future of urban logistics?
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SPONSORED SESSION
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Lunch and Networking
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The crucial use of PVs in the industrial property industry
  • The application of renewable technology in industrial property
  • Rooftop solar PVs – benefits, challenges and costs?
  • How to shrink your carbon footprint and curb overall costs concurrently?
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Big box vs. Mid box
  • Meeting consumer demand – how influential is the size of your shed?
  • Cost vs. Benefit
  • How can occupiers ensure the return on their investment?
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SPONSORED SESSION
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Break
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Local authorities approach to industrial property
  • Recent trends in local authority property acquisition
  • What are the benefits of investing into industrial property?
  • Are there any national or local risks to be considered?
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SPONSORED SESSION
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Future proofing : meeting ESG goals within the warehouse
  • Steps to take to enhance the quality of warehouse facilities
  • Improving the environmental performance of warehouse operations
  • Is sustainability at the forefront of corporate operational practices within the warehouse?
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Closing Chair Speech

CPD Hours

This conference offers a total of 5 CPD hours - accredited by The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport - so that you can keep up with your professional development: