MGM Grand
MGM Grand, 3799 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Sun Sep 8 PDT - Tue Sep 10 PDT (about 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Sun Sep 8 11:00am - Tue Sep 10 8:00pm
Location MGM Grand
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
Region Americas

Go-to forum for retailers, manufacturers, consumer product companies, agriculture exporters, and other shippers to understand how existing and emergent technology is impacting their international and domestic freight transportation and logistics strategy.

Why Attend:
• Hear the latest market forecasts, analysis, expert opinion concerning supply chains.
• Transportation rates and shipping demands are changing constantly. Delve into the latest trends, problems and solutions emerging for cargo owners importing and exporting.
• Meet with attendees to find new customers, nurture existing relationships and more.
• Meet with shippers, carriers, port officials, 3PLs, freight forwarders, government officials, and more.
• Participate in Q&A during live sessions and interact with speakers who are known authorities in the transportation and logistics field.


2019 Speakers

Sarah Barnes-Humphrey
CITP, Co-Founder and CEO of Shipz Inc, and Founder and Host, "Let's Talk Supply Chain" Podcast, Shipz Inc

Brian Bourke
Vice President, Marketing, SEKO Logistics

Toni Careccio
Associate, Edison Partners

William Cassidy
Senior Editor, Trucking, JOC, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

Luc Castera
Founder and CEO, Octopi

Augustin Ceyrac
Co-Founder, Easyship

Julian Counihan
Partner, Schematic Ventures

Brian Cristol
Head of Enterprise Partnerships, Turvo

Bart De Muynck
Vice President, Research, Gartner

Charley Dehoney
CEO, Manning's Truck Brokerage

Akshay Dodeja
CEO, Terminal 49

Florian Dussler
General Manager and Vice President, Sales, Xeneta

Jaakko Elovaara
CEO and Co-Founder, Youredi

Daniel Gardner
Vice President, Global Logistics and Corporate Training, Lakeshore Learning Materials

Hilary Garner
President, Garner Enterprises

Rob Garrison
CEO, Mercado

Dan Glazer
Vice President, Flexport

Brian Glick
Founder and CEO,

Carolyn Glynn
Director, Imports, Sealink International Inc.

John Golob
Chief Marketing Officer, Winmore

Abtin Hamidi
CEO, Torch Logistics

Sam de la Herran
Account Executive, PointDirect Transport

Alan Holland
CEO, Keelvar

Robin Jaacks
Chief Commercial Officer, Ocean Insights

Eric Johnson
Senior Editor, Technology, JOC, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

Glenn Jones
GVP Product Strategy, Blume Global

Kathleen King
Logistics Executive, (and Former Vice President of Transportation, Ralph Lauren)

Chris Kirchner
Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO,

Michael Kroul
President, KTI

Inna Kuznetsova
Independent Non-Executive Director, Global Ports Investments PLC

Weston LaBar
President and CEO, Harbor Trucking Association

Patrick Lo
President and CEO, Canaan Group

Jonathan Loomis
Chief Financial Officer, Baseballism

Nina Luu
Co-Founder and CEO, Shippabo

Cory Margand
Co-Founder and CEO, Simpliship

Chris McClincy
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Expeditors

Kevin Meredith
Co-Founder, The WESEE Collective

Jack Oney
CEO, Oney Consulting

Graham Parker
CEO, Kontainers

Sascha Peyer
Chief Commercial Officer, SensorTransport

Miguel Pinilla
Chief Technology Officer, Crux Systems

Patrick Pretorius
Director, Business Development, Ticontract North America, Transporeon

Beth Pride
President, BPE Global

Bhavani Rawla
Head of Trade Finance Product Development, North America, Maersk Group

Stefan Reidy
CEO, Arviem AG

Eric Rempel
Chief Technology Officer, Redwood Logistics

Adam Robinson
Marketing Manager, Cerasis

Audrey Ross
Logistics and Customs Specialist, Orchard Custom Beauty

Alex Ryu
CEO and Founder, Opus9

Santosh Sankar
Founding Partner, Dynamo Venture Capital

Zvi Schreiber
CEO, Freightos

Rathna Sharad
Founder and CEO, FlavorCloud

Matthieu Somekh
CEO and Co-Founder, ZEBOX

Earnest Sweat
Director, Investments, Prologis Ventures

Abir Thakurta
Vice President, Global Supply Chain, Havertys

Matthew Tillman
Co-Founder and CEO, Haven

Peter Tirschwell
Vice President, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

John Urban
Strategic Advisor,

Mitch Weseley
CEO, 3Gtms

Lidia Yan
Co-Founder and CEO, NEXT Trucking

Michael Zayonc
Founder, Plug and Play Supply Chain, Plug and Play Tech Center

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

• BLUME global

• BlackBerry
• Winmore

• CyberLogitec
• Front

• INTELLECT Technologies
• linescape
• youredi

• The Journal of Commerece
• Dredging and Port Construction
• Safety at Sea