FIATA World Congress

For almost 100 years, FIATA has been convening industry leaders and innovators in logistics at its flagship FIATA World Congress (FWC) to discuss industry challenges and trends, hear perspectives from top industry leaders and their solutions, and exchange and network with supply chain actors from different parts of the logistics industry from all around the world. This annual event, which takes place around September and October, brings together around 700 to 1,000 participants from the logistics, transport, and cargo industries, as well as observers from other sectors and a number of institutional attendees.

Upcoming Congresses

2024 (61st) edition

The 2024 FWC is scheduled to take place in Panama City, Panama from 23 to 27 September. For registration or other event enquiries, FIATA Members and the global logistics audience are requested to contact the event host on

The official event website can be found here

2025 (62nd) edition

Hanoi, Vietnam, more information to follow on 27 September 2024.

2026 (63rd) edition

Milan, Italy, to be confirmed at the Statutory General Meeting 2024.

Recent Congresses

2023 (60th) edition

The 2023 FWC took place in Brussels, Belgium, from 3-6 October. For more information on the event, visit the official 2023 FIATA World Congress website:

Marc Huybrechts, FIATA Congress Committee Chair and representing 2023 host association Forward Belgium, hands over the Ceremonial Talking stick to Angel Sanchez, President of APAC Panama, hosts of the 2024 FWC

More coverage of the event can be found here.

2022 (59th) edition

The 2022 FWC took place from 14 to 16 September 2022 in Busan, Republic of Korea, with pre-meetings reserved for FIATA members only from 12 to 13 September. Find out more about the event on the official website of the congress:

For the official press release, click here.