10 Last-Mile Delivery Conferences and Events Planned For 2023

10 Last Mile Delivery Conferences and Events Planned For 2023

Calling out to all leaders in the logistics industry! We have put together this list of 10 last-mile delivery conferences and events that you won’t want to miss in 2023. These events will focus on all aspects of last-mile delivery, from technology and innovation to policy and strategy.

Attendees can expect to learn about the latest developments in the field and network with fellow professionals. So mark your calendars now and make sure to attend these last-mile events.

Top 10 Transportation and Logistics Conferences 2023

1. Last-Mile Delivery Summit & Expo Europe

Last Mile Delivery Conference & Expo

Location: London, England

Date: 23 – 24 March 2023

Link: https://lmdconference.com/


Registration Type:

  • Industry, vendors, and solution providers: £1,985
  • Delivery and trucking companies: £999
  • Retailers and restaurateurs: £885
  • Public sector*: £899

Group Registration Discount:

  • Complimentary registrations are available for groups of three or more attendees from the same organization.

Complimentary Registrations:

  • 5 registrations total, 4 registrations + 1 free
  • 8 registrations total, 6 registrations + 2 free
  • 11 registrations total, 8 registrations + 3 free
  • 14 registrations total, 10 registrations + 4 free

What to Expect:

The Last Mile Delivery Summit & Expo Europe is coming soon, and it’s an excellent opportunity for everyone involved in parcel delivery technologies to get together and discuss what progress has been made so far.

This summit is a chance for industry, e-commerce, retailers, transit and fleet operators, insurers, and legislatures to all come together and talk about the challenges related to the required support structure, warehouse locations, and effects of these disruptive technologies on delivery, warehousing, and customer service.

Other Opportunities:

  • Get an accurate sense of where the industry is headed and what you need to do to stay ahead of the curve.
  • Keep track of the capabilities and technologies needed, including those you are currently working on, those you plan to work on, and those for which no current plans exist.
  • Discover new U.S. and European programs, catch up on what has been accomplished, and find out what is being scheduled.
  • Connect with and learn from other experts and maintain relationships with government officials.

Who Should Attend?

The summit will include high-profile industry employers such as retailers, fleet managers, couriers, express, parcel companies, and fleet operators. Logistics service providers, insurers, and government officials are also encouraged to attend.

Check out our top picks of last-mile delivery companies and startups in the U.S.!

2. CLDA Final Mile Forum & Expo

CLDA Final Mile Forum 2023

Location: Hyatt Regency, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date: 9 – 11 February 2023

Link: https://clda.org/event/2023-final-mile-forum-expo/


Member Rates

  • First attendee: $1,195
  • Additional attendee: $1,075
  • Spouse/Guest: $750

Non-Member Rates

  • First attendee: $1,775
  • Additional attendee: $1350
  • Spouse/Guest: $950

Registration will open in mid-November 2022. Please stay tuned.

What to Expect:

Coming up second on our logistics conferences 2023 list is the CLDA Final Mile Forum & Expo.

If you’re a supply chain leader looking to expand your knowledge of the final mile space, then the CLDA Final Mile Forum & Expo is the event for you. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to network and explore new products and solutions throughout the event.

Make sure you reserve your room at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans early for the 2023 FMF! The city will be full of Mardi Gras revelers, so you don’t want to miss out on securing a hotel. To get the discount rate at the Hyatt, book your room using the reference “CLDA” by Monday, 16 January 2023.

3. The London and South East Manufacturing, Industrial and Logistics Conference

The London and South East Manufacturing, Industrial and Logistics Conference

Location: TBC

Date: Autumn 2023

Link: https://lastmileconference.co.uk/

Price: TBC

What to Expect:

The London and South East Manufacturing, Industrial, and Logistics Conference – LAST MILE – will return in the autumn of 2023, bringing together local and state government officials, investors, developers, consultants, agents, and tenants to discuss ongoing sector issues as well as future opportunities.

The Last Mile Conference 2022 covered several topics of interest to the sector, including skills, how industrial and logistics schemes can co-exist with residential, the opportunities multi-level industrial could bring, predictions for the sector’s growth, the impact of infrastructure as the industry grows, and more.

We expect to hear more insight on relevant topics in next year’s event.

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4. Leaders in Logistics: Last Mile

Leaders in Logistics - Last Mile

Location: Twickenham Stadium, London

Date: 11 October 2023

Link: https://marketforcelive.com/leaders-in-logistics/events/last-mile/?v=6cc98ba2045f

Price: TBC

What to Expect:

Leaders in Logistics: Last Mile was an event that brought together experts in last-mile delivery from the U.K. and Europe. The event lets attendees connect with other professionals in the field and learn about the latest innovations and best practices in last-mile delivery.

The iconic Twickenham Stadium, home of England rugby, set the scene for a one-of-a-kind event where some of the greatest names in the industry came together. The unrivaled location provided panoramic views of the stadium and access to the Royal Box.

Leaders in Logistics: Last Mile provided plenty of time to network with peers, develop customized delivery solutions and create lasting partnerships. With the addition of a specialist meetings app and pitch-side drinks reception, attendees won’t have missed a beat!

5. International Conference on Healthcare and Humanitarian Logistics

Location: Barcelona, Spain

Date: 10 – 11 June 2023

Link: https://waset.org/conferences-in-june-2023-in-barcelona/program

Price: TBC

What to Expect:

The following topics will be covered:

  • Assessing and managing supply chain vulnerability
  • Civil-military cooperation in disaster relief
  • Crisis management
  • Decision-making in humanitarian supply chains
  • Development aid logistics and supply chain management
  • Disaster relief logistics
  • Disaster relief operations
  • Emergency logistics
  • And more

Find out why third-party delivery providers do last-mile delivery best.

6. Manifest – Last-Mile Delivery Conference Las Vegas

Manifest Logistics Conference Vegas

Location: Caesar’s Forum, Las Vegas

Date: 31 January – 2 February 2023

Link: https://manife.st/


  • All Access Pass: $1795 (Price increases on 13 January 2023)
  • Editorial/Press Media: $0

What to Expect:

Coming up next on our last mile delivery conferences 2023 list is Manifest Vegas.

At Manifest Vegas, you’ll find the most expansive and influential groups of minds in supply chain and logistics all gathered under one roof.

Who Should Attend:

1. Industry Executives

  • Meet fellow entrepreneurs and develop mutually beneficial relationships.
  • Stay ahead of the competition by implementing our world-class logistics, transportation, and supply chain solutions.

2. Entrepreneurs

  • Connect with investors and other inventors, and create relationships with prominent people in the field.
  • Discover which projects investors are most interested in funding.
  • Anticipate market trends by learning about the industry mindset.

3. Investors

  • See key insights for companies at every stage and across all strategies.
  • Understand your competitors and what potential buyers are looking for when they engage with businesses like yours.

While we’re on the topic of the final mile, check out our guide on last-mile fulfillment!

7. Home Delivery World Europe

Home Delivery World Europe Conference

Location: Amsterdam RAI

Date: 27 – 28 June 2023

Link: https://www.terrapinn.com/conference/home-delivery-europe/index.stm

Price: TBC

What to Expect:

If you’re looking for solutions to manage cross-border logistics better, Home Delivery World Europe is the show for you. Retailers, manufacturers, and grocers from all over will attend to discuss innovative shipping methods domestically and across borders via the last mile.

Services such as white glove delivery and grocery eCommerce will also be covered.

Got any spare time? Learn more about on-demand logistics for your understanding.

8. Parcel+Post Expo

Location: Amsterdam RAI

Date: 24 – 26 October 2023

Link: https://www.parcelandpostexpo.com/en/

Price: TBC

What to Expect:

As the largest gathering of postal, parcel, and express professionals worldwide, Parcel+Post Expo provides the perfect opportunity to debate current issues, form new business relationships and see the latest innovations in the sector.

Over three days, visitors can explore the exhibition showcasing the latest technologies, attend conference sessions featuring expert industry analysis and opinion, and take advantage of exclusive networking opportunities. With over 10,000 visitors expected from more than 130 countries, Parcel+Post Expo 2023 is set to be the biggest and best event yet.

Whether you’re looking to learn more about the latest trends in the sector, meet potential partners or suppliers, or see the latest innovations firsthand, Parcel+Post Expo 2023 is a must-attend event for anyone interested in postal, parcel, or express.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Drone parcel delivery
  • Autonomous delivery vehicles and robots
  • Intelligent logistics systems
  • Robotics and A.I.
  • Predictive technology
  • Disruptive technology
  • Fulfillment innovation
  • Zero-emission fleets
  • The Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Big data solutions
  • And more

9. The Delivery Conference 2023

The Delivery Conference 2023

Location: Royal Lancaster Hotel, London

Date: 7 February 2023

Link: https://www.thedeliveryconference.com/


  • Retailer/Brand Manufacturer: £0
  • Media: £0
  • Exhibitor/Sponsor: £960.00 (VAT included)
  • Speaker (by invitation only): £0
  • Consultant/Analyst: £960.00 (VAT included)
  • 3PL: £960.00 (VAT included)
  • Carrier/Delivery Provider: £960.00 (VAT included)
  • Technology Vendor/Supplier: £960.00 (VAT included)

What to Expect:

  1. Keep up with the latest eCommerce trends and developments to make sure your customers have the best delivery experience possible.
  2. Get useful, firsthand strategies from the world’s top retail businesses and brands.
  3. Join 1500+ other global industry leaders in a one-of-a-kind live broadcast event.

10. Home Delivery World

Home Delivery World

Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center

Date: 14 – 15 June 2023

Link: https://www.terrapinn.com/conference/home-delivery-world/index.stm


  • Conference Pass: $300
  • Conference Pass (group bookings): $270
  • Floor Pass: $0

What to Expect:

And last but not least on our logistics conferences 2023 list is Home Delivery World.

Home Delivery World is the go-to conference and exhibition for anyone in the last-mile logistics industry, both in the U.S. and internationally. The show discovers innovative solutions for retailers, grocers, and 3PLs struggling with various aspects of their supply chain – from warehousing to fulfillment and delivery.

1. The Conference (Premium)

Discover the shaping trends, market disruptors, and technologies at this 2-day global conference with over 200 retail logistics leaders.

2. The Exhibition (Free to Attend)

Our expo hall is free for all attendees and will showcase 200+ exhibitors with the latest solutions, technology, and startups from across the region.

3. Networking (In-Person)

The real value of HDW comes from high-quality networking opportunities. We have a dedicated 1-2-1 meeting area and networking app so you can connect with potential partners easily.

As last-mile delivery continues to evolve, so should your business. Here is an overview of the massive last-mile delivery market size.

How Dropoff Can Help with Last-Mile Delivery

As we look ahead to 2023, these logistics conferences and events are sure to be highlights of the year.

And we are just as excited to share our logistical solution with attendees of these events. Whether you’re looking for reliable drivers, innovative technology, or a 24/7 customer support team, Dropoff has you covered.

Not only do we offer an API that seamlessly integrates into your online sales platform, but we also give cost-effective delivery solutions for industrial businesses of all sizes, both local and nationwide.

Talk with a Dropoff expert now if you want to optimize your last-mile delivery processes.

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