SITL Paris (Semaine Internationale du Transport et de la Logistique) is one of the leading European meeting places for people from the international community involved in the transport of goods and logistics services. The event offers unique access to the complete range of products and innovative services.
SITL covers all products and services related to the transport of goods and the logistics chain. In 2020 the event lasts from March 17th to 20th. During the trades, various areas of specialist knowledge in the field of transport are represented:
- modal transport (transport, forwarding, railways) and specializations (temperature control, dangerous needs, municipal needs, etc.),
- information/RFID systems (TMS and WMS software),
- supply chain management,
- real estate,
- transport equipment (fuels, on-board systems, tires),
- robotics, etc.
Location: Parc des Expositions – Paris Nord Villepinte Hall 6, Paris
March 17th, 2020 Tuesday : 9:00-18:00
March 18th, 2020 Wednesday: 9:00-18:00
March 19th, 2020 Thursday: 9:00-19:00
March 20th, 2020 Friday: 9:00-16:00
According to data from 2019, the exhibition was attended by 554 exhibitors, of which 43% attended event for the first time, and 14% were from outside France. What is more, visitors and exhibitors came from over 80 different countries.
The brand has been improved by bringing together the six following sectors: Intralogistics, Transport Next Generation, Real Estate and Logistics Infrastructure, Technologies and Information Systems, Transport and Logistics Services, Robotics & A.I.
The business meeting space was organized around four themes: urban logistics and e-commerce, cold chain, rail freight, dangerous goods, and featured 26 exhibitors.
Visitors of SITL Paris
SITL Paris primarily targets transport and logistics service users who make up 42% of visitor numbers. Service providers, some of whom are also buyers from other sectors at the trade show, hold second place with a share of 34%. Finally, suppliers of equipment and solutions to transport & logistics users and/or providers, represent nearly a quarter of visitors.
In the previous edition of SITL Paris, visitors came from 67 business sectors. The most represented industries were the agri-food industry (13%) and the automotive industry (11%). Another big group of visitors came from the road transport sector (8% of visitors), followed closely by retail and distribution (7%).
Well represented at the trade show were managers, directors, and general managers. These figures demonstrate the outstanding quality of visitors in terms of their positions and departments, led by logistics, senior management, supply chain, purchasing, and transport. Sales representatives, in second place, are also clients of some of our exhibition sectors. A good number of them are purchasing consultants.
Exhibitors attending SITL Paris
During SITL Paris 2019 stands covering all aspects of transport and logistics. The leading exhibition sector was “Logistics Technologies and Information Systems” (35%), followed by the Intralogistics and Robotics & A.I. sector (24%), with Transport and Logistics Services in third position (16%).
Eight steering committees created the SITL conference program, each representing a different theme: urban logistics, rail freight, air freight, maritime and inland waterway freight, dangerous goods transport, import-export, the cold chain, and robotics.
Specialists from each of the program themes meet three times a year to discuss industry news, pinpoint problems encountered by professionals, and identify trends, innovations, and new players. These discussions are carried out together, with shippers, distributors, transport and IT service providers, builders, manufacturers, integrators, federations, trade unions, experts, and local authorities.
SITL Paris also includes the International Transport & Logistics Forum as well as the Logistics Innovation Awards and is held in conjunction with the international trade fair RFID on radio frequency identification. During the event, you can also take part in the start-up contest or visit the demonstration area to discover innovative performance-boosting equipment and solutions at Smart Demo.
Why it is worth to participate in SITL Paris?
SITL Paris is a professional event for innovation in the transport, logistics, and supply chain industry. The show is supported by all the institutional federations in the sector (ASLOG, AUTF, Fedimag, FNTR, TLF, etc.). According to organizers, it is more than just a trade show. It gathers the entire community around 100 conferences and workshops rich in content meeting the needs of current and concrete issues.
It is, without a doubt, a great chance to get to learn about the prospects of the industry. During SITL Paris, you can also try to find new business partners, because almost 65% of visitors are transport and logistics buyers whose main objective is to meet exhibitors.
Organizers are expecting 40,000 participants and 800 exhibitors in the 2020 edition of SITL Paris.
If you want to learn more about the SITL Paris 2020, go to their official website: https://www.sitl.eu/en-gb.html