truck and cars logistic eventWhen: Wednesday 8 October 2014
Time: 18:30 – 20:00
Where: Paul-Henri Spaak Building (PHS), room P5B001, European Parliament

This transport event organised by the Alliance for European Logistics in cooperation with EU40 for the new policy-term allowed MEPs and interested stakeholders to learn about the priorities of the European Parliament’s Transport Committee and the EU Logistics industry commitments for the coming five years.

The event was hosted by MEP Ismail ERTUG, S&D coordinator for EP Transport Committee and included insights from the logistics industry, followed by a Cocktail reception from 19.00 onwards.

  • Ismail Ertug

  • Frank Appel

    Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Post DHL on behalf of Alliance for European Logistics
  • Erich Staake

    CEO of Duisburger Hafen AG (duisport)
  • Anders Gustafsson

    CEO of Zebra Technologies
  • Adam Mouchtar

    Managing Director of EU40

Logistics plays a critical role in the competitiveness of the EU, providing employment to over 7 million Europeans, with a strong contribution to growth generating about €1 trillion of revenue, fostering innovation and sustainability. The event aimed at generating a rich discussion with the interested MEPs, policy advisors and industry stakeholders on the way forward in this sector in the next five years.