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Clarion Events, owners of both Multimodal UK, and the Supply Chain and Logistics Summits, to launch Americas exhibition and seminars and co-locate with The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)’s Toronto Air Cargo Forum (ACF) in 2018

London, UK, and Miami, USA, Wednesday, 28th September 2016 - Clarion Events, owners of both the Multimodal UK Exhibition, and the Supply Chain and Logistics Summits, will launch an Americas show in 2018, co-located with The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA)’s Air Cargo Forum (ACF) in Toronto, Canada.


The Multimodal Americas exhibition will showcase leading logistics and transport companies over a three-day event, which will also include a series of seminars and practical workshops.


“Multimodal Americas will mirror our UK event, which has a ten-year proven track record of delivering unrivalled business opportunities for supply chain companies in Europe,” said Robert Jervis, Logistics Portfolio Director, Clarion Events.


 “We will provide an important platform for the logistics community in North America to discover innovative ways to improve their supply chains, meet new suppliers, and grow business.


“TIACA’s 26-year heritage and the association’s air cargo expertise is the perfect fit for us, and we are looking forward to working with their members to produce an exciting new show in Toronto.”


TIACA’s biennial ACF brings together air cargo leaders from across the globe to network, learn from experts, and discover innovative solutions to improve their supply chains.


The next ACF takes place from 26th to 28th October 2016 in Paris, France, and thousands of supply chain decision makers are expected to visit leading air cargo suppliers from across the globe.


The three-day event will also feature a series of seminars looking at topics such as Manufacturing Trends Affecting the Industry, Disruptive Innovation, and the Cargo Hub of the Future, as well as practical workshops on the latest security and Customsregulations.


“TIACA is the only association representing all parts of the air cargo supply chain and we are confident that by teaming up with Clarion, we can deliver an even stronger ACF in Toronto,” said Doug Brittin, Secretary General, TIACA.


“Both of our organisations are leaders in their field, and working together we look forward to producing a memorable event, which will help our community to innovate and grow business.”


TIACA’s Toronto ACF takes place from the 17th to 19th of October, 2018 at the Metro Toronto Convention Center, Canada.


For more information on visiting or exhibiting at the ACF, contact Warren Jones, TIACA Director, on +1 (786) 265 7011, or


The next Multimodal UK takes place at the Birmingham NEC, UK, from 4th to 6th April 2017.


The next Supply Chain Logistics Summit takes place in Miami, USA, from 23rd to 24th February 2017.


For more information on attending or exhibiting at either event, contact Robert Jervis on + 44 (0) 0207 384,, or



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Robert Jervis, Portfolio Director, Clarion Events

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About Clarion Events


Clarion has been producing and delivering innovative and market-leading events since 1947.


Headquartered in London, with nine offices worldwide, Clarion employs over 500 specialists to deliver first class marketing, networking and information solutions in high value sectors, both in mature and emerging geographies.


Core markets include supply chain, retail, telecoms, defence, energy, and infrastructure.



About Multimodal


Multimodal is the UK and Ireland's leading freight transport and logistics exhibition, which also features a series of topical seminars and master classes, and hosts a Shippers' Village, giving freight buyers a private space to meet logistics suppliers.


Multimodal 2016 was the biggest in the show's history, with over 325 exhibitors and a record-breaking attendance of over 9,000 supply chain executives.


The supply chain show, in its 10th year, is free-to-attend and Multimodal 2017 will take place at the Birmingham NEC from 4th – 6th April 2017.






The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) represents, supports, informs, and connects every element of the global air freight supply chain.


TIACA lobbies governments and regulators, provides valuable networking opportunities, organizes and hosts leading industry events, and gives guidance, advice, and specialist career development training for members.


We champion every size of business, and help shape the policy which affects all of our members, providing a unifying voice for the industry, working for global standards, and raising the profile of air cargo.


TIACA is a not-for-profit trade association representing aircraft manufacturers, airports, all-cargo airlines, combination carriers, consultants, Customs brokers, educational institutions, equipment manufacturers, general sales agents, ground handlers, freight forwarders, integrators, IT systems providers, logistics companies, road carriers, shippers, and screening technology developers.


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