“I was very pleased to have the opportunity to speak at the 11th GPCA Supply Chain Conference about digitization in ports and logistic chains.”


Jan Gardeitchik

Senior Lead Digitization, Maritime Port Management Systems

Port of Rotterdam

“It was a great pleasure to be part of this conference. The whole experience was excellent, from planning all the way to final execution. The efforts in organizing the event really paid off and it was one of the most organized conferences I have attended.”


Zainab Y. Al Blooki

Senior Specialist, In-Country Value Development, Group Procurement Function


“It has been a very insightful conference and a great opportunity to meet with leading supply chain professionals from all over the world and discuss new industry trends, updates and opportunities. The conference provided me with a key platform to represent the GPCA Supply Chain Committee, discuss how to improve the agility and efficiency of supply chain operations across the region and encourage participants to adopt best practices in supply chain digitalization to address future challenges.”

Ahmed Al Shamsi

Acting CEO, ADNOC Distribution

and Former Chairman, GPCA Supply Chain Committee

“I was very happy to be among all those experts from the industry and I congratulate GPCA on the 10th anniversary of its Supply Chain Conference, driving continuous success for the chemical industry in the Arabian Gulf.”


Mohammed Al Muallem

CEO and MD


“What attracted me to the conference was the theme which focused on collaboration. I enjoyed sharing and learning from others in the region and all around the world.”


Dr. Robert de Souza

Executive Director

The Logistics Institute – Asia Pacific

“This was my 8th year attending the GPCA Supply Chain Conferences. It has been very exciting to see the event grow and we are proud to have been part of the journey.”


Marcus Meissner

Managing Partner – Middle East, Africa & Asia

Camelot Management Consultants

“Supply chain collaboration has been changing over the last few years and these sorts of events are very useful for people to learn what other industries and geographies are doing. I am sure we will see more conferences focused on this in the future.”


John Calder

Partner, Supply Chain and Procurement Practice

Baringa Partners

“We have seen an amazing amount of speakers and topics that are very interesting especially for the petrochemical industry.”


Mareike Walter-Paschkowski

Regional Manager, Middle East and Africa

Logistics Executive

“The 9th GPCA Supply Chain Conference was a great mix of inspiring presentations and practical case studies in the context of transforming the already very strong supply chain of the GCC. The level of knowledge, lively interaction and well-prepared content add real value for those attending.”


Manos Raptopoulos

COO – South Europe, Middle East and Africa


“Gulf SQAS, as a common platform for continuous improvement in all areas of Health, Safety, Security, Environment and Quality (HSSEQ), is something that we really do believe in. Our GCC companies have proven that best-practice sharing is a strong element of our development, and I would make an appeal to all logistics service providers and all manufacturers to make good use of it because it really is a very powerful tool.”


Richard Heath

Director Middle East and US

TALKE, Land category winner, GPCA Supply Chain Excellence Awards