Thu08Nov201811:30 amMaggiano's Cumberland
Supply Chain Value Delivered through Data Analytics, Blockchain and Developing Technologies
Please join for our lively discussion of how shipment data can be leveraged to increase efficiency, secure capacity in tight marketplaces, and establish reliable data-sharing relationships with supply chain partners. This presentation will focus on the transformative opportunities that are available within current and future supply chains by utilizing developed and extant technologies such as blockchain and advanced predictive analytics.
About our Speaker: George Abernathy is the CRO of FreightWaves, and on the board at BiTA (Blockchain in Trasnport Alliance). BiTA was formed by experienced technology, transportation and supply chain executives to create a forum for the development of blockchain standards and education for the freight industry. BiTA’s goal is to bring together leading companies in the freight technology industries that have a vested interest in the development of blockchain technology.
11:30-12:00 – Reception and Networking
12:00 – 1:30 – Lecture and Roundtable Discussion
1:30 – 2:00 – Networking and Close