About Suez Canal Global Conference



The 2nd Suez Canal Global Conference  is a high-level  annual conference supervised by the Suez Canal Authority and under the high patronage of his Excellency President Abdel- Fatah El Sisi, President of Arab Republic of Egypt. This premiere event is supported by the main international entities which control and manage the global maritime industry all over the world.  Bringing together the leaders of the  maritime industry, ministers and  numerous leaders across the political spectrum. Inviting worldwide international specialized speakers and professionals in the world  to this  premiere event of the year for attendees to be best updated and to provide unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and build relationships. The function of this conference is to foster discussions of a variety of issues affecting the Suez Canal and its development. This 2 day conference with parallel workshops is followed by a Suez Canal Tour as well as other social activities.  This conference will analyze the steps which must be taken to execute a national logistics plan, infrastructures, new projects and the opportunities for local and international investors, focusing on how Suez Canal can use logistics and new projects as an engine of sustainable growth. It will clarify the role of the Mega Projects and how it will serve to boost the traffic handled by the canal ,thus in return maximizing the annual revenue.  The conference also aims to help develop the Suez Canal Zone Area, transforming it into a world class global logistic hub and industrial processing center to serve the global market.

Conference objective & importance
-Emphasizing the vital role of the Suez Canal in serving world trade and the Egyptian economy
and striving to make the best out of available opportunities to increase the tonnage passing
through the canal in coordination with its clients.
-Aiming to further boost communication with canal clients, and exchange viewpoints with them.
-Introducing the continuous developments of the Suez Canal; regarding the waterway and
services rendered, in addition to the flexible marketing policies adopted by the Suez Canal
-Ongoing developments in international waterways.
-Inviting international experts and specialists to discuss the latest accomplishments in shipping
-Exchanging the opinions and viewpoints of Suez Canal clients on various issues.
-Presenting current and future projects intended for both Suez Canal area development project.