8:00 am - 8:30 am
8:30 am - 9:30 am
Empowering the Next Generation of Breakbulk Professionals
Why Breakbulk? This this the key question that will be discussed on this panel. Our esteemed experts will share their experiences of cultivating a career within the industry, what it takes to succeed, and why breakbulk is such an important and interesting industry to start a career in. From a variety of different educational and cultural backgrounds, all aspects of career growth and empowerment within breakbulk and the wider project cargo industry will be discussed
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Breakbulk Project Case Study
A project movement takes planning, cooperation, and successful execution to have a successful result. Our speaker will discuss the project management process demonstrating how a project is accomplished, along with the problems and solutions along the way to demonstrate what working in the industry looks like in practice.
10:00 am - 10:45 am
This session will bring various key stakeholders within the community together to show the amazing graduate opportunities that are available to students. Students will learn what opportunities are available to them, what it takes to be successful within a graduate programme, and what a career in the industry can offer them, both in the short and long term.
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
ECMC Guided Tours of Exhibition Hall
These tours are the field trip segment of Education Day. Students are led to five exhibitor booths representing different sectors of the business – carriers, ports, terminals, freight forwarders and other marine goods and services who will speak first-hand about their segment of the business and potential for employment
Who may attend?
College and university students who are participating in Education Day through their institutions. Career seekers may also register for Education Day.
How do I register?
Students register with their educators; non-students may add Education Day to their registration. To register go to the registration page, select the Attendees button and complete the form. Toward the end of the process, you will come to the add-on page where you can select Education Day to add it to your Breakbulk Americas pass.