Participants who arrive in Tangier the day before, on 17 October, will be able to register and are warmly welcome to a cocktail reception, at the Mövenpick hotel, from 19.00 to 20.30.
Day 1 (October 18)
The theme of the 3rd edition of the GRFC is "Railway transport: what role does it play in the development of global logistics?"
The conference will kick-off with a grand opening session at which Ministers and high-level speakers such as Mohamed Rabie Khlié (ONCF), Jean-Pierre Loubinoux (UIC), Marc Juhel (World Bank), will welcome participants. They will then officially open the exhibition centre.
The grand opening will be followed by a series of sessions dedicated to specific topics such as "The role of the Mediterranean in the development of worldwide logistics", "The perspectives for global logistics opened by transcontinental corridors", "Intermodality as an answer to better manage traffic flows".
These sessions will be moderated by two professional journalists who will ensure optimal and dynamic exchange with the audience.
Day 2 (October 19)
The second day will address as series of important topics under the heading "What is the role for technology and innovation in global logistics".
The conference will then end with a grand closing session.
In the afternoon, conference guests will be able to join a technical visit of the new facilities at Tanger Med.