TIACA launches second edition of air cargo sustainability awards
THE International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has announced that the second edition of the Air Cargo Sustainability Awards is now open for applications
THE International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has announced that the second edition of the Air Cargo Sustainability Awards is now open for applications.
The competition aims to recognise outstanding businesses and industry initiatives leading the way to a more sustainable air cargo. Luxembourg-based CHAMP Cargosystems, one of the leading industry IT solutions providers, will continue sponsoring these awards.
'CHAMP is pleased to continue supporting TIACA for the 2nd edition of the Air Cargo Sustainability Awards. The unprecedented impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on our industry is putting more than ever sustainability at the forefront of our priorities,' said CHAMP Cargosystems CEO Arnaud Lambert.
'After seeing several aftershocks in every corner of the world, we should thrive to collaborate and ensure fast and sustainable recovery. This event is a unique opportunity to influence the ´new normal´ and strengthen the value of air cargo which plays such an important role today,' he said.
TIACA is calling for applications demonstrating solutions and practices making positive change in the 3+2 areas of TIACA's sustainability vision for air cargo: supporting social welfare, economic development and environmental protection through innovation and partnerships.
This year, two categories of leadership in sustainability will be awarded:
Corporate Prize will recognise an established corporation, an international organisation or a scholar with a long-standing presence in the cargo community with a one-year free membership in the TIACA Sustainability Strategic Partnership Programme, worth US$10,000.
The Start-Up Prize will recognise and encourage young growing businesses building their presence in air cargo industry: Winner: $10,000. Two runners-up: $ 2,500 each.
All short listed candidates will also be recognised with access to exclusive TIACA events and speaking opportunities, publicity in TIACA's communication and networking opportunities.