General Assembly & Spring Congress 2024

About the event

ECG’s Members and Partners enjoyed an exciting two-day event, its annual General Assembly & Spring Congress, set against the picturesque backdrop of Baveno, Italy on 23-24 May. The event took place at the Grand Hotel Dino marking a record attendance of almost 300 people.

Practical info

23/05/2024 15:00 - 24/05/2024 13:00 CEST Baveno, Italy

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The event kicked off on the 23rd May with the General Assembly, with reports on ECG’s activities and elections for the ECG Board and President and Vice-President. The General Assembly was followed by the Gala Dinner and the much-anticipated graduation ceremony of the ECG Academy Course 17, kindly sponsored by 

On the 24th, the Spring Congress took center stage, featuring the President’s Report and a lineup of engaging presentations.

Social Programme

As usual, there was a Social Programme.

Friday 24 May, 19:30 – 23:00 – Social & Networking Dinner at the Albergo Ristorante Verbano on the Isola Superiore *

Saturday 25 May, 09:50 – 13:30 – Social Excursion at the Isola Bella with a guided tour at the Palazzo Borromeo and the gardens **

*boats will leave from the pier next to the hotel at 19:45 and return from the pier at the Isola Superiore at 22:30. Meet the ECG Staff at 19:30 at the Grand Hotel Dino lobby.

**boats will leave from the pier next to the hotel at 09:50 and from Isola Bella at 13:05. Meet the ECG Staff at 09:30 at the Grand Hotel Dino lobby


Platinum Sponsor

Silver Sponsor & ECG Academy Course 17 supporter

Silver Sponsors


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Justin Cox - European market outlook
Andy Golding - Smart Freight Centre Academy
Jean-Christophe Deville - Automotive Supply Chain Emissions
Thomas Windhager - FVL Cost Index
Namrita Chow - Policies & Protectionism
Ben Waller - Agency model

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