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‘Temperatures Rising in the Global Cold Chain’

19th- 21st September 2018

How industry consolidation, market disruptors and skyrocketing energy costs are fuelling demand for automation, artificial intelligence and innovation.

Join us at this iconic contemporary resort with stunning rainforest and resort views, close to Noosa village and its wonderful bay and white soft sandy beaches. A perfect venue to network and gain insights into the future of the Global Cold Chain.

Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas

Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas is nestled in the serenity of Noosa National Park. Spend your days lazing in the inviting free-form swimming pool, pamper yourself in Stephanie’s Ocean Spa, or just take it easy. World class shopping and restaurants are a short 500 metre stroll away in bustling hub of Hastings Street and Laguna Beach. 

Please note that Peppers Noosa Resort & Villas is now fully booked and you will need to arrange alternative accomodation.

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Steven Bradbury

Steven Bradbury is one of the world’s most colourful Olympic Champions! Sought after Master of Ceremonies and corporate motivational keynote speaker. His career as an Olympic athlete was driven by determination and most importantly a will to succeed. With the same passion he showed on the ice, Steven has continued his success as a Motivational speaker, after dinner entertainer and MC to corporate clients, sportman’s nights and schools. Read More

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Kim Winter MBA, BA

The founder of Logistics Executive Group, Kim brings 35 years of executive experience spanning Executive Coaching, Leadership Development, Corporate Advisory, M&A, Trade Facilitation, Executive Search and Recruitment across the Cold Chain, E-Commerce , F&B, Logistics, FMCG and Retail. Read More


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Dr Raymon Krishnan

Dr Raymon Krishnan is the foremost thought leader on Supply Chain Management in the region and is currently Director of Corporate Advisory at the Asian Trade Centre where he works with clients on supply chain diagnosis, supply chain and business strategy and network design. Raymon currently also serves as President of the Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society and Secretary-General of the Asia Business Trade Association. Read More

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Craig Bowyer

Since January 2018, Craig has provided expert cold supply chain insights and leadership to a range of companies operating in the Asia Pacific region through his company GCC, supporting local and international companies seeking to drive change in their regions, including investment opportunities to specific clients. Read More



Conference Activities

Thursday Afternoon 20th September. Free time from 12.30pm. 



Noosa Springs Golf and Spa Resort - 18 holes. 

Includes Electric Golf Carts, On Course Lunch Box, Coach transfer. Tee-off 12:30pm. 20 players Max. $250 per person. 

**Fully Booked**



4hr Charter.

All fishing equipment, bait, bottled water and soft drinks supplied along with afternoon tea. Wet weather jackets, Sunscreen and insect repellent onboard. The skipper will clean your fish ready to take home. 12 people max. $90 per person. 

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Bush Walk

At own leisure. No charge, maps provided. Take sunscreen hat, comfortable walking shoes and water. Hells Gates provides a stunning view and swimming along the way!



Canal Cruise

Enjoy a touch of elegance as you cruise the Noosa River with High Tea on the Sea. Sip from fine bone china and spoil yourself with beautifully-served treats as you take in the River’s stunning scenery. Sit back, relax and socialize! 

Tour Length: 2 hours Departure Time: TBA

30 people max. $100 per person. 

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Wednesday Partner Program


Wilderness Eco Everglades Tour with Lunch

 There are only two everglades systems in the world and you can find one of them here on the Sunshine Coast. Passengers will discover the tranquil ‘mirrored river waters’, untouched wilderness and wildlife on this river cruise. Be amazed by this hidden gem that travels along Lake Cootharaba and the Everglades waterways. Listen to the sights and sounds of nature as you make your way to the first stop at Fig Tree Point for a short guided nature walk. The second stop is at Harry's Hut before settling in for a riverside morning tea. There is ample time to meet and photograph the wildlife here and swim in the pristine waters. The eco cruise will then slowly travel back to Noosa along Cootharaba for a delicious roast lunch. 

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Spa Package - In House

It’s time to unwind and enjoy some time out!

This package gives you the opportunity to experience Luxury Spa facilities including refreshments, change rooms, robes and a calming Tranquility Lounge. To take up this offer

see Spa Manager for bookings. 

Photos From Last Year's Conference