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2024 Smart Freight Symposium

SFC symposium is our annual research event focused on the contemporary challenges in urban freight mobility.

We are excited to announce the sixth annual Smart Freight Symposium, proudly presented by the Smart Freight Centre. This year, the event will be hosted at the Ron Joyce Centre-McMaster University.

Save the Date:
Monday, November 18th, 2024, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Building on the success of our previous symposia, this event promises to bring together leading voices from government, industry, and academia to discuss the latest in sustainable freight transportation. As always, our goal is to foster collaboration, share cutting-edge research, and highlight innovations in the field.

Stay tuned for more information regarding registration, speaker lineups, and the agenda. We will also provide details on unique opportunities for engagement and networking that we are planning for this year’s attendees.

Mark your calendars!  Further updates and details will be shared on this page soon.

We look forward to welcoming you to what promises to be an insightful and impactful symposium. For more information, please reach out to

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