Together we’re shaping the future of logistics and transport
We will be discussing:
Singapore has weathered the pandemic lockdown and restrictions effectively, maintaining connectivity for its population and businesses. This is largely thanks to the responsive and collective efforts of and between the private and public sectors.
We now observe the emerging needs and opportunities to effectively pivot and embark on the next phase of urban distribution logistics. And to create a future-anticipated “LAST Mile / LAST 100-metre” delivery ecosystem, one that is fit for purpose for B2B and B2C, as well as residential/elderly-friendly delivery networks.
Current practices and processes, challenges and opportunities
Best practices and solutions from inside and outside of Singapore
What business practitioners would like to seek as co-created solutions going forward
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SOON TEE NEW
Chief Executive Officer
Soon Tee founded Pick Network Pte Ltd to connect e-commerce marketplaces, merchants, and logistics service providers with a seamless and secure network of 1,000+ parcel lockers located all over Singapore's heartlands.
When he was the Cluster Director for Trade & Connectivity in IMDA, Soon Tee drove various digitalisation and transformation initiatives for Singapore’s trade and connectivity sectors. These included the Locker Alliance pilot, In-Mall Distribution and Autonomous Delivery trials, as well as the inception of TradeTrust to digitalise international trade.
Chief Operating Officer
As COO of Lalamove, Paul is responsible for the global operations, strategic
planning and business development of the company. Paul has been instrumental in the rapid growth of the Lalamove business, which has grown its size multiple folds.
Paul has more than 28 years of global management experience, having worked in Hong Kong, Middle East, the Philippines, Japan and Mainland China. His experience and leadership have been focusing on delivering business services, solutions and outstanding client services.
Under Patrick's leadership as Country Manager, the Singapore operations of GoGoX have experienced a 13x growth over the past six years and have established strong relationships with multiple anchor clients, with an average duration of four years.
GoGoX Singapore has also received multiple industry awards, such as the Asia E-commerce Awards 2020, in recognition of its services for IKEA and Giga.
DR SEYED MEHDI ZAHRAEI
SINGAPORE UNIVERSITY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
Seyed Mehdi Zahraei is a Senior Lecturer at the Singapore University of Social Sciences School of Business and a board member of The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Singapore.
He holds a PhD in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. His research and teaching focus is on urban logistics, supply chain management, sustainability in logistics and transportation systems, and circular economy.