Proudly celebrating the 80th anniversary of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in 2017, the C.Y. Tung International Centre for Maritime Studies (C.Y. Tung ICMS) and the Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies (LMS) of The Faculty of Business (FB) are organising the 9th International Forum on Shipping, Ports and Airports (IFSPA) 2017 in Hong Kong, from 22 to 25 May 2017 (Mon-Thur).

Themed “Innovative Transport Logistics in Shaping the Future of Supply Chains”, IFSPA 2017 is devoted to providing an interactive platform for international universities, institutions, industry leaders, global stakeholders and related associations to collaborate and discuss economic, environmental, policy and management issues.  There will be ample time for interaction among participants, lunches, morning and afternoon teas, a social event, and a conference dinner.


  • Invitation to Organise Special Sessions
    Researchers are welcome in organising a Special Session for the conference. Please register an on-line form from the conference website: