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.

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

Additional panelists:

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

Truckload RFP Transformation – Enter Data Science!

September 22, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

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, the purchasing cooperative for Subway® Franchisees

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

Additional sessions at CSCMP Edge

Social Responsibility and Diversity in Supply Chain: How to Build a High-Performance Team

September 23, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

We are facing new challenges and consumers seek brands and products that reflect their values and principles. Because of this, companies and academic institutions are adopting what has become known as corporate social responsibility (CSR). This distinct panel of experts will share their stories and strategies for encouraging diversity and social change within their given field and organization.

Angie Freeman

Angie Freeman
Chief Human Resources and ESG Officer, C.H. Robinson

Additional panelists

Sarah Alter (Moderator) President and Chief Executive Officer, The Network of Executive Women
Terry Esper Ph.D, Associate Professor of Logistics, The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business
Monique Picou Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy & Supply Chain Officer, Sam’s Club
Kathy Wengel Executive Vice President and Chief Global Supply Chain Officer, Johnson & Johnson

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, 3PLs, and carriers.

Greg West

Greg West
Vice President, North American Surface Transportation, C.H. Robinson

Additional panalists

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.

Jason Craig

Jason Craig
Government Affairs, C.H. Robinson

Additional panelists

Tiffany Julien Transportation Specialist, Federal Highway Administration
Gregory Stuart Executive Director, Broward County Metropolitan Planning Organization