Labour Shortages Conference

Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham I Tuesday 29th October 2019

Event starts in

65 days


Take advantage of the lowest booking rate: 25% EARLY BIRD discount  available when you book before 13 September 2019!


Simply put, the industry needs more drivers, more women and more diversity. With the skills shortage showing no signs of going away it is essential that you have the tools to tackle it head on. This one day practical conference should give you those and much more.


Get right up-to-date with the latest skills reports, learn what young people think about logistics and how to re-think your recruitment strategy to successfully target the right groups and reach the right people.


Our case studies will give practical advice on how to engage with local communities, through constant reinvention produce up-to-date relevant recruitment campaigns and how to build social media strategies that work.




Member: £295 £221.25 + VAT

Non-member: £350 £262.50 + VAT


Key topics

Recruitment strategies – year of diversity

  • Strategic directions on how to target young people

  • Social media toolkit to engage with bespoke groups

  • Update on the latest skills report

Recruitment campaigns – practical insights

  • Multiple case studies presented by the industry leaders

  • Engaging with local communities

  • Networking

Location: Macdonald Burlington Hotel, situated in the heart of Birmingham

How to get there

  • Road near A38M off M6 J6
  • Rail 2 minute walk from Birmingham New Street Station
  • Air 9 miles from Birmingham International Airport

We advise delegates to travel by train, however discounted parking places will be available in a nearby carpark.