Jordi Cornet, Special State Delegate in the Consortium of the Zona Franca de Barcelona and Chairman of the SIL, and Blanca Sorigué, General Director of the International Exhibition of Logistics and Material Handling Exhibition (SIL), will offer a press conference on Thursday 2 June at 12:00 pm in the Auditorium Press the Consortium of the Zona Franca de Barcelona to present to the media the 18th edition of the International Logistics and Material Handling Exhibition, which will take place from 7 to 9 June in hall 8 of the exhibition Montjuic Spain Square of Fira de Barcelona.
SIL 2016 will have the participation of over 600 companies, more than 45% of them are international, which will present more than 120 new world exclusive. Within the SIL’s largest industry International Congress will be held with a total of 30 sessions with 233 speakers worldwide prestige that present a total of 114 cases of success. At the same time, the SIL 2016 will also be the venue of the largest Congress of Freight Forwarders and Logistics Operators in Latin America and the Caribbean, ALACAT Congress. This conference will feature 8 sessions and 45 world-class speakers.
Yiwu participation as guest city of SIL 2016, creating a new area dedicated to new technologies for logistics innovation-the SIL Smart & Innovation-, an offer of more sectored exhibition, and the creation of the first edition of the SIL ICIL Awards for Best Innovation Hall will be some of the many attractions that presents the SIL 2016 in its 18th edition, the age of majority.
Barcelona will become, once again, the European capital of logistics during these days, by bringing together all sectors that are part of the logistics chain. It is recalled that the SIL is an international exhibition of logistics leader in Spain and the second in Europe.