Event Overview

The next European Cold Chain Connection will take place on 8-9 June 2023 at the Scandic Göteborg Central hotel in Gothenburg, Sweden.

GCCA’s Cold Chain Connections are intimate events designed for temperature-controlled logistics operators to address industry and business topical issues with peers from across Europe, learn and network in an informal atmosphere.

This event is open to both GCCA members and non-members from logistics companies. Associate (supplier) and building (CEBA) members can register for a fee or attend as a sponsor. Non member suppliers and construction contractors are not eligible for this event.

Registration TypeFee
GCCA Warehouse Member€0
GCCA Transportation Member€0
Nonmember Warehouse/Transportation€99
GCCA Associate/CEBA Member€499

For Sponsor Inquiries, contact GCCA’s Director of Europe Julie Hanson


This event is designed for temperature-controlled logistics operators – warehousing and all-mean transportation.

GCCA operator members benefit from complimentary access. Non-members are charged a minimal fee. Associate (supplier) and building (CEBA) members can register for a fee or attend as a sponsor.


The Cold Chain Connection is organized across two days, enabling participants to come in the morning of day 1 and leave in the afternoon of day 2. The event programme includes an interactive and informative industry workshop, networking functions and a facility visit.

Thursday 8 June

  • 12:30-15:00          European Logistics Council (by invitation only)
  • 15:30-16:00          Welcome & Registration
  • 16:00-18:00         Cold Chain Workshop – Trends & Opportunities
  • 18:30-22:30         Networking Reception & Dinner

Friday 9 June

  • 9:00-13:00          Industry visit
          • Volvo Truck Manufacturing – from oil to gas to heavy electric trucks
          • Logistics Hub Scandinavia


GCCA’s European Cold Chain Connections are open for sponsorship to GCCA associate members, construction members (CEBA) and all other non-logistics members. Sponsorship provides exclusive access to decision makers from temperature-controlled logistics companies attending as well as unique insights into industry trends and developments.

Benefits of sponsoring include :

  • Logo recognition on event website and all event-related communications, including social media publications
  • Company profile on event website
  • Bespoke brand exposure at event
  • Direct access to a qualified audience of potential customers
  • Unique insight into the trends and challenges pertaining to temperature-controlled logistics in the broader sense
  • Ability to participate in roundtable discussions and meet with participating operators
  • Receive list of participants (subject to attendees’ approval in compliance with GDPR)
  • Access to facility visit
  • Display banner at event
  • Leaflets, brochures and give-aways at event
  • Two registrations for the event

Sponsorship value

Cost of sponsorship is €5,000

Sponsorship is available for maximum 3 sponsors and confirmed on a first-come first-served basis. Sponsorship is available to GCCA members only. Interested to join? Contact GCCA Director of Europe Julie Hanson


Date Range

June 8 - June 9, 2023

Event Type

In Person




Controlled Environment Building, GCCA Transportation, GCCA Warehouse, Global Cold Chain Foundation


Julie Hanson