Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

Ethiopian is the largest cargo network operator and one of the major Global cargo players, serving 37 global freighter destinations with an average daily uplift of 670 tons, on top of the belly hold capacity of 150 tons to more than 90 destinations globally, deploying 8 dedicated freighters including 6 Boeing B777-200LRF and 2 - Boeing B757F.

With its dedicated freighter services and cold roomfacilities;Ethiopian Cargo plays a major role in delivering perishable cargo to its destination fresh. Ethiopian has cool Chain Terminal with 80,000 tons capacity with a temperature ranging from -21 to100C to accommodate different types of cold chain productslike vegetables, fresh fruits seafood, chilled meat, dairy products, flowers and pharma.

Ethiopian’s Hub, Addis Ababa, has an ambient temperature of 15 to 25 degrees throughout the year. This is a natural gift to all room temperature cargo moving through ADD HUB.

In line with the completion of phase one of the new 600,000tons capacity warehouses of which 300,000 tons capacity is for perishables which is expected to be inaugurated in June 2017,we are in a process to secureCEIV(Center of Excellence for Independent Validators in Pharmaceutical) certification.

Diamond Sponsors

With nearly 22 million passengers and 495,000 tonnes of cargo in 2016 Brussels Airport is one of the largest airports in Europe and the main airport in Belgium. Brussels Airport connects the capital of Europe to 238 destinations around the globe, served by 78 airlines.

As economic powerhouse in the heart of Europe, Brussels Airport more than ever focuses on customer intimacy, service and accessibility. Over the past few years, Brussels Airport has grown into a multimodal transport hub of which passengers, airlines, commercial partners and staff and the interaction between them are the cornerstones. The National Bank of Belgium considers the airport industry as an essential industry that plays a key role in the Belgian economy.

With an annual 495,000 tonnes of cargo, Brucargo, the dedicated cargo area, plays an important role in international logistics and in the success of specific industries including the pharmaceutical industry. Brussels Airport’s air cargo hub groups all stakeholders in one free trade area: handling companies, customs, trucking companies and forwarders. BRUcargo is world leading and innovative when it comes to the transportation of pharmaceutical and perishables goods.

Brussels Airport's strategy? Placing the customer at the centre of everything we do. Whether they are passengers, companies, suppliers or partners: Brussels Airport wishes to provide the best possible service at all times.


SKY FRESH® was developed based on the need to monitor and report the movements of perishables.

By tackling the problems of non-transparent communication, loss of time in data collection, insufficient operational know-how, no or inadequate temperature monitoring. SKY FRESH® offers ONE solution leading to optimized logistics and hence providing a better shelf life management.

SKY FRESH® is a web and app-based monitoring and lane validation tool that focusses on condition and time sensitive products.

We help identifying the key control points in your lane, so you can follow-up the reliability of your supply chain partners and their compliance with the operating procedures. All the shipment data is represented in an accurate dashboard, which creates transparency and gives you real-time insight in your shipment. SKY FRESH® aims to guarantee the quality of your product throughout the supply chain, by proactively notify the different stakeholders, when some shipment parameters ask for your attention or corrective actions.