As the time gets closer to Cargo Network Services (CNS) Annual Partnership
Conference to be held this year in Miami May 5-7 at Trump Doral, Mike
White, CNS President will once again present ‘Innovation Stage’
as an integral ongoing part of the event.
“The CNS Innovation Stage will be two days of updated
products and ideas for the industry,” Mike assures.
Gone is a CNS Partnership Conference that conducts sessions
and topics in side halls or meeting rooms that was once the practice here.
Smack Dab In The Middle
“Innovation Stage offers a direct, varied and always
interesting sessions program right inside one corner of the big exhibition
hall, which also hosts the display stands, coffee breaks, and meals.”
Overacker Borders of e-Commerce
“U.S. Customs & Border Protection,” Mike notes,
“will be sharing their vision of the 21st century for customs.
“With e-commerce growth, how will CBP continue to effectively
fulfill their mission?”
CBP is pursuing an initiative titled ‘The 21st Century Customs Framework’
The 21CCF seeks to address and enhance numerous aspects of
CBP’s trade mission to better position the agency to operate in
the 21st century trade environment.
Overview of current operations and how CBP will look in the
future by Thomas Overacker who holds a Senior Executive Service position
as Executive Director, Cargo and Conveyance Security, Office of Field
Operations, in Washington, D.C.
& The Dutch Touch
“Air France/KLM/Martinair Cargo’s Jaco Vaneman,
(right) Head of e-Commerce Logistics will be providing an overview on
how they are tackling the e-commerce revolution and what plans they have
underway to engineer their business in this dramatic growth.”
Hare & The Hounds At CNS
TSA rules allowing the use of third party approved canine for air cargo
screening have kicked in, but it is more than just about our four-legged
“Eric Hare, CEO of Global K9 is a technology company
that just happens to have canines.
“His company is implementing the use of technology into
canine cargo screening and will provide insight how their technology is
incorporated to each and every inspection.
“Hare will be showing how they can help digitize the
process, capture and digitize shipment information, provide real-time
reviews and digitally store the data for future need or use.”
Doctor Sieke Makes A House Call
Dr. Harald Sieke is Head of Aviation Logistics, of the Fraunhofer
Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML). Dr. Sieke’s department
is focused particularly in IT, digitization and production. Here is the
theme for CNS Innovation Stage:
“Increasing Operational Efficiency in Air Cargo
by AI & AR.”
“As air cargo volume is growing fast,” Mike White
said, “its structure is changing in parallel driven by numerous
effects such as e-commerce.
“For coping with such effects, Fraunhofer as the leading
organization for applied research, is developing new solutions with latest
developments on means, such as AI and AR in the air cargo value chain.
“Dr. Sieke’s presentation will offer a sneak preview
on air cargo AI and AR applications and how they will increase operational
efficiency in air cargo handling,” Mike White said.
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