Agenda

DAY 1 | MONDAY OCTOBER 2, 2017

Registration and Welcome Cocktail Reception

Date & Time Activity Venue Dress Code Sponsor
10:00 am - 04:00 pm Registration and Scheduler Pick-up Grand Hyatt Ground Floor Lobby    
05:45 pm - 06:00 pm Assembly for United Nations Cocktail Reception

Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)

National Attire  
06:00 pm - 08:00 pm United Nations Cocktail Reception Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1 (1st Floor) National Attire  


DAY 2 | TUESDAY OCTOBER 3, 2017

Opening Ceremony, Keynote Speeches, Network Updates and Face to Face Meetings

Date & Time Activity Venue Dress Code Sponsor
08:45 am - 09:00 am Assembly and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual  
09:00 am - 09:05 am

Opening Remarks
Mr. Nils Walle- Director and Co-Founder

Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual  
09:05 am - 09:30 am

Keynote Speaker
Mr. Mark Millar- Asia's foremost speaker and a respected authority on logistics and supply chain strategies, industry trends and market developments
Topic: Regionalisation of Cargo Traffic

Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual  
09:30 am - 09:45 am Focused Cargo Network Presentation
Mr. David Abrenilla- Global Network Director
Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual  
09:45 am - 10:00 am Shipco Transport Presentation Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual Shipco Transport
10:00 am - 10:10 am Group Photo Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Salon 1
(1st Floor)
Business Casual  
10:10 am - 10:40 am Coffee Break Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom (Ground Floor) Business Casual  
10:40 am - 12:00 pm Face to Face Meetings Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom
(Ground Floor)
Business Casual  
12:00 pm - 01:40 pm Lunch Thirty8 Restaurant (38th Floor) Business Casual  
01:40 pm - 06:00 pm Face to Face Meetings Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom
(Ground Floor)
Business Casual  
06:45 pm - 07:00 pm Assembly for Focused Members Dinner Thirty8 Restaurant (38th Floor) Business Casual  
07:00 pm - 09:00 pm Focused Members Dinner Thirty8 Restaurant (38th Floor) Business Casual  


DAY 3 | WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4, 2017

Social Activity

Date & Time Activity Venue Dress Code Sponsor
07:15 am - 07:30 am Assembly for Focused Run Grand Hyatt Ground Floor Lobby Sports Attire  
07:30 am - 08:30 am Focused Run KLCC Park Sports Attire  
09:45 am - 10:00 am Assembly for City Tour and Lunch Grand Hyatt Ground Floor Lobby Casual Attire and Rubber Shoes  
10:00 am - 12:00 pm City Tour Batu Caves (30 minutes bus ride with light physical activity and 170 steps) Focused Shirt and Rubber Shoes  
12:00 pm - 01:30 pm City Tour Lunch Tamarind Restaurants Casual Attire  
04:30 pm - 04:45 pm Assembly for Sunset Cocktail Grand Hyatt Ground Floor Lobby

Business Casual
Dress Code Policies:

  • Strictly Business Casual Only
  • NO slippers, flip-flops, sandals, crocs, bulky sport shoes and dirty footwear
  • NO faded jeans and round neck t-shirts, shorts, Bermuda pants and for men, NO sleeveless attire or rolled-up pants
  • NO caps, berets, hats or any sporty head gears
 
04:45 pm - 07:00 pm Sunset Cocktail Marini's on 57

Business Casual
Dress Code Policies:

  • Strictly Business Casual Only
  • NO slippers, flip-flops, sandals, crocs, bulky sport shoes and dirty footwear
  • NO faded jeans and round neck t-shirts, shorts, Bermuda pants and for men, NO sleeveless attire or rolled-up pants
  • NO caps, berets, hats or any sporty head gears
 


DAY 4 | THURSDAY OCTOBER 5, 2017

Face to Face Meetings

Date & Time Activity Venue Dress Code Sponsor
08:45 am - 09:00 am Conference Assembly Foyer Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom (Ground Floor) Business Casual  
09:00 am - 12:00 pm Face to Face Meetings Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom
(Ground Floor)
Business Casual  
12:00 pm - 01:40 pm Lunch Grand Hyatt JP Teres Restaurant
(Ground Floor)
Business Casual  
01:40 pm - 06:00 pm Face to Face Meetings
Grand Hyatt Grand Ballroom
(Ground Floor)
Business Casual  



NETWORK CHARACTERISTICS


SEMI-EXCLUSIVE

  • Limited members per territory

SECURE

  • All companies background checked
  • All companies bad debt insured
  • Minimum of 3 Years Track Record

OPEN AND MOTIVATED

  • For forwarders looking for new partners and new opportunity


GLOBALIZATION

Globalization has offered everyone to buy and sell goods from anywhere in the world, offering manufacturers the possibility in producing on global scale. With an ever-growing global economy, businesses continue to participate in the global market and forwarders are asked to serve from practically anywhere.

With the trend of Globalization economic values change everyday, trading will continue to introduce new partners, with greater origins and greater destinations, turning trade into a web of more equally distributed participants.

CHALLENGES

The main challenge of a forwarder is to being able to offer customers a global solutions for all their logistics needs, competing with already established multinational network of freight forwarding companies. Although independent forwarders have a slightly bigger cut of the global freight market, multinational are overtaking unprepared independents year by year.

The main challenges of a forwarder is to ensure that his partner is motivated to develop business together, operates with excellence and is reliable in payment.

SOLUTIONS

Focused Cargo Network is a new RW managed forwarders network, it is fast growing and is credit-risk mitigated environment, where all forwarders are payment quality of agents by performing background checks to all forwarders that have applied to the network.

As the network is fresh with new participants, highly motivated companies join the network to look for new business development partners to develop new business together.