Join us for CSCMP EDGE 2020 – Virtual Conference

Hear our CEO and other leaders showcase smarter supply chain solutions for today and into the future

CEO – 2021 Vision

September 21, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

This session will focus on three top executives who will discuss their vision of where the supply chain may be headed in 2021 in the areas of mitigating risk, digitizing the supply chain, how labor will change, and the impact of sustainability in the supply chain.

 

Additional panelists:

  • Dave Ables, President, Dart Trucking
  • Jim Fields, Chief Operating Officer, PITT OHIO
  • (Moderator) Mike Levans, Editor, Logistics Management

Bob Biesterfeld
President and Chief Executive Officer, C.H. Robinson

Truckload RFP Transformation – Enter Data Science!

September 22, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Description: Is there a correlation of truckload price paid to lane volume, volatility, and consistency? Hear how shippers amend their go-to-market strategy, aligning committed and spot market truckload needs based on new data science innovation and market freight demographics, offering cost savings and improved reliability.

Kevin Abbott
Vice President, Truckload, C.H. Robinson

Tim Gagnon
Vice President, Analytics and Data Science, C.H. Robinson

Matt Montour
Senior Director of Logistics, IPC

Andrea Serra,
Director, Customer Facing Analytics, C.H. Robinson

How Does the New NAFTA (Now USMCA) Affect the Border Process?

Monday, September 16, 10:30 a.m.

Room 262B

Chapter 7 of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (“USMCA”), if/when ratified, will have a significant effect on the facilitation of trade between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Hear the details from a member of the U.S. Trade Representative’s office, while industry stakeholders describe how they are planning for the potential changes.

  • Learn what processes will change if/when the USMCA becomes effective.
  • Learn how to take advantage of these changes in your supply chain.

Ben Bidwell
Director of Customs Brokerage, C.H. Robinson
Jason Craig
Director of Government Affairs, C.H. Robinson
Kathy Neal
Global Trade Compliance Director, Regal Beloit

Add to calendar 2019-09-16 10:30:00 2019-09-16 11:30:00 America/California How Does the New NAFTA Affect the Border Process? Chapter 7 of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (“USMCA”), if/when ratified, will have a significant effect on the facilitation of trade between the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Hear the details from a member of the U.S. Trade Representative’s office, while industry stakeholders describe how they are planning for the potential changes. Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California Nichole Axtman nichole.axtman@chrobinson.com

Integrating New Technology and Digitizing Supply Chain

September 21, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

This session will focus on the importance of digitizing the supply chain in the LTL environment as well as what is being done to move this forward from an industry perspective. It will highlight how this digitization from beginning to end will lead to better overall effectiveness and efficiency for shippers, 3PL's and carriers.

Panalist

Greg West
Vice President, North American Surface Transportation, C.H. Robinson
Bill Cassidy(Moderator)
Senior Editor, Trucking, JOC
Lance Healy
Chief Innovation Officer, Banyan Technology
Trevor Patric
Director, Transportation Procurement, Systems and Carrier Administration, W.W. Grainger

Freight Advisory Committees: What They Are and How They Impact Transportation

September 21, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

The federal government is encouraging all 50 states to convene a statewide freight advisory committee in each state. This panel will discuss the role freight advisory committees play in the transportation market, how they shape freight policy, and the benefits of joining your state’s freight advisory committee.

Panalist

Jason Craig
Director, Government Affairs, C.H. Robinson
Tiffany Julien
Transportation Specialist, Federal Highway Administration
Gregory Stuart
Executive Director, Broward County Metropolitan Planning Organization