Mar 17, 2020: IATA has announced that its 14th World Cargo Symposium (WCS) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey from March 9 - 11, 2021. This announcement comes shortly after IATA cancelled the annual conference in Istanbul due to the coronavirus outbreak. The event will be held at the same venue - Hilton Istanbul Bomonti.
Furthermore, the industry body has announced that its next stop in 2022 will be Hong Kong with Cathay Pacific as the event’s main sponsor.
The World Cargo Symposium is the largest annual air cargo event of its kind that brings together key stakeholders from the entire supply chain.