The TIA Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition offers six (6) session tracks to provide attendees with an array of educational opportunities. In this week's conference update, TIA provides you with a preview of Session Tracks V & VI featured at the TIA 2020 Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition: TECHNOLOGY and BUSINESS OPERATIONS.
Title: Artificial Intelligence in Transportation - Current & Future | Date: Thursday, April 2 | Time: 10:45 AM – 12:45 AM
Description: While Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning are hot topics, the practical use of these approaches to solving business problems in transportation management is a very real thing right now. In this session, we will discuss how AI and Machine Learning are no longer just hype and are actively being applied by logistics companies to drive efficiencies.
Key Speakers: Evan Armstrong (Armstrong & Associates) | Henry Sheldon (Freight Management Systems, Inc.) | Amy Jones (McLeod Software) | Tony Wu (Parade)
BUSINESS OPERATIONS TRACK
Title: The One & Done Era Is Over | Date: Thursday, April 2 | Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Description: For today’s broker, much of the focus is on getting access to carriers’ real-time capacity. But as ELD connectivity increases, it won’t only be brokers that gain access — shippers will be able to see the same real-time data. Given the challenges of an increasingly competitive market, how will you stay relevant and valuable? How can you compete against digital freight brokers and/or shippers?
Key Speakers: Michael Kroul (KTI Trans) | Ryan Schreiber (CarrierDirect) | Matt Parry (Werner) | Noam Frankel (FreightFriend) | Scott Hadley (Simple Logistics)
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