Digital Container Summit 2020

An Exclusive Container Logistics Event for a Digitized Community

September 2-4, 2020 in Hamburg, Germany

September 2-4, 2020

250 USD

!! Early bird discount !! Prices
increase on April 1st

Hamburg, Germany

Shipping Lines, Forwarders,
NVOCCs, Container Traders and
Leasing Companies

Network with Container Owners and Users
at the Digital Container Summit

The Digital Container Summit is our exclusive, annual networking event connecting container owners and users offline. Meet digital experts and potential business partners over a 3-day summit in the heart of wonderful Hamburg, Germany.

Partake in prescheduled one-on-one networking sessions, enjoy enlightening keynotes on trending industry topics and receive the latest on the xChange product development. We offer access to a unique networking experience sure to expand your business, together with stimulating content and some fun!

*Special note regarding concerns over the novel coronavirus: We are of course monitoring the situation and will take into consideration the health and safety of our stakeholders above all. Should the serious threat of the virus still be ongoing in September and the event consequently cancelled, all tickets will be fully refunded.

#DCS2020 Agenda

Day 1 – Only for xChange members

15:00              Registration 

16:00              xChange Summit Welcome

16:15              Keynote: Global Overview of the Container Shipping Market

16:45               Keynote: Decarbonizing the Shipping Industry

17:15              Coffee Break 

17:30              xChange Session: Maximizing Your Platform Potential

18:30              1-on-1 Networking Sessions

20:00              Mix -n- Mingling

Open End (and Open Bar)

Day 2 – For xChange members and friends

09:00               Welcome

Wake up with coffee and breakfast at the venue

10:00               xChange Opening Message

10:15               Keynote: Enhancing Regional Connectivity: The Belt & Road Initiative

11:00               1-on-1 Networking Sessions

12:30              Lunch Break

13:30              Product Session: A Taste of What’s to Come 

15:00             Keynote: Marketing Freight in the Digital Era

15:30              1-on-1 Networking Sessions

18:00               Closing Remarks 

 …leading into the Afterparty!

Day 3 – Optional for everyone

10:00              Office Brunch

Hosted at the xChange Office

12:00              Harbor Tour 

Experience the beauty of the Hamburg Harbor (additional charge)

14:00              Afternoon Yoga in the Park

(if the weather permits)

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1-on-1 Networking Sessions

Prescheduled bilateral networking meetings between participants—aimed at widening your network and deepening existing relationships.


Listen to some of the brightest minds, visionaries and thinkers in container logistics and get powerful and thought-provoking insights.

Optional Activities

Enjoy networking with peers and hang out with the xChange team in a completely different setting- like on a boat or in the park!

Last year’s attendee included:

… almost 100 container users and owners in total and this year we expect 150!

Last year’s speakers included:

Asparuh Koev, CEO @Transmetrics 

A Data-Driven Approach for Optimizing Empty Container Logistics.

Eytan Buchman, CMO @Freightos 

Marketing Freight In The Digital Era: Best Practices for Brand and ROI Growth.

Thomas Sørbø, Co-Founder @Xeneta

Real-time freight rate data: Procuring freight should not be frustrating, limiting or opaque

Hariesh Manaadiar, Shipping and Freight Resource

How to avoid the pitfalls of digitalization!

Dr. Ralf Belusa, CDO @Hapag Lloyd

10 Building Blocks of successful company transformations

Graham Parker, CEO @Kontainers

Future of Freight SaaS: How to become a “Digital Forwarder” overnight

Get your #DCS2020 ticket

Add the ticket to your wallet or receive an invoice if you’re not a member of xChange. Early bird price is $250 per ticket, valid until end of March.

If you have questions, please reach out to