How Resilient is the Logistics Market? Tuesday, 22 September 2020 from 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM


As companies seek to strengthen business resilience, the importance of supply chains and risk management is more apparent than ever. As we move into the future, it is vital to use what has been learned from recent events to prepare for the future. Gain the latest trends in supply chains and the strategic impact now and moving forward.

Key Takeaways:

  • Examine the impact of nearshoring in Europe as companies seek to reduce risk and provide greater resilience.

  • Assess the impact of automation/robotics. Is the predicted increase in automation (less reliance on people) happening?

  • Explore the impact on labour. Given the boom in warehousing for Ecommerce, is access to pools of labour still key to selecting a location?


Portrait photo of Guy Douetil Guy Douetil
Managing Director, EMEA, Hickey & Associates LLC
Portrait photo of Mathieu Giguere Mathieu Giguere
Director, Key Accounts & New Business Development, Panattoni Europe
Portrait photo of Raimund Paetzmann Raimund Paetzmann
VP Corporate Real Estate, Zalando SE
Portrait photo of Charles Pease Charles Pease
Head of Real Estate Europe, XPO Logistics


Location Strategies, Supply Chain, Talent