Supply Chain News / 3PLs & 4PLs

3PL Conference to Feature Top Logistics Decision Makers

February 26, 2013
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

eyefortransport has announced the program and speaker line-up for its 11th 3PL Summit and Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum (Radisson Blu Aqua, Chicago, June 18th – 20th) as well as the important industry topics set to be addressed by top decision makers in the logistics industry attending the event.

The Summit is set to have three focused tracks covering key topics in the industry. The first event track will focus on 3PL strategy, featuring an on-stage interview with CEVA Logistics CEO, Marvin Schlanger. Also, a look at transportation prices, capacity, regulation and future trends featuring Derek Leathers (president and COO of Werner Enterprises), Tommy Barnes (president of Con-way Multimodal), Bill Clement (VP of Intermodal at CSX) and Todd Fowler (VP and Equity Research Analyst, KeyBanc Capital). The track also features Gartner’s inaugural Magic Quadrant for Global Third Party Logistics.

The second event track looks at 3PL customer relationships, including a keynote presentation by Joey Carnes (chairman and CEO of MIQ Logistics) on emerging markets and a look into the future of logistics featuring presentations by Brad Jacobs (chairman and CEO of XPO Logistics) and Jeff Silver (founder and CEO of Coyote).

Finally, the third track looks at supply chain, and features a session dedicated to omni channel retail with presentations by Scott Spata (VP Supply Chain Development & Direct Fulfillment at Home Depot) and Jeff Starcheski (VP of Logistics Services at Sears Holdings Corp.). Also featured are a look into what other areas supply chain executives can outsource in their supply chains with contributions from PWC and Mike Gardner, CDO of Exel.

The event is now open for delegate bookings with early-bird rates available until February 26th.

“We’re really excited about this year’s 3PL Summit with so many of the top decision makers in third party logistics and supply chain set to contribute,” said Chris Saynor, CEO of eyefortransport. “This event is ready to set the tone of the North American logistics and supply chain conversation over the next year.”

Visit 3PLSummit.com for event details, including the speaker line-up, program and registration.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development

Podcasts

 

Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.

 

Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road

More Podcasts

World Trade 100 Magazine

april cover wt100 2014

2014 April

Check out the April 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring articles on fueling changes for trucking plus much more!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Supply Chain Disruptions

Which are the most common causes of disruptions in your supply chain?
View Results Poll Archive

WT100 STORE

world-class-warehousing.gif
World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Use our interactive maps to locate service providers across North America.Interactive Map

Logistics Development Partners 

IWLA Members

STAY CONNECTED