ACHC V2 26.07.17


Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) is the Diamond Sponsor of the 9th Air Cargo Handling Conference in Budapest on 19-21 September.

The 2017 event will be held in conjunction with the ULD CARE Conference and the Cool Chain Association’s Pharma and Bio-sciences Conference. Leading industry speakers will address a series of topics including:

• ULD care

• Cargo crime

• Global standards for aircargo security

• Collaboration and transparency in the supply chain

• Designing a Cool Logistics hub

• A day in the life of a pharma shipper; CEIV and GDP pharma certification

• Industry training

John Batten, EVP Cargo Europe Middle East & Asia and acting EVP Europe Ground Handling at WFS, will participate in one of the panel discussions on 20 September: How to build a positive mindset in a challenging partnership. This will look at breaking through traditional ways of working to find new and more efficient solutions.

Other speakers taking part in the conference include senior executives from:


• Saudi Cargo

• World Customs Organization

• Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

• Turkish Airlines

• Kuehne + Nagel

Delegates will also hear an update from the IATA Cargo Ground Handling Council (ICHC).