7 Sessions to Attend at the 3PL & Supply Chain Summit

Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta | Booth #27 | Atlanta, Georgia | June 5-7, 2018
The Convey team at the 3PL & Supply Chain Summit

The Convey team at the 3PL & Supply Chain Summit

Get ready, Atlanta! Convey is heading to EFT’s 3PL Supply Chain Summit. This is one of the top supply chain shows in the US, and features a speaker schedule full of top executives in the industry. We’ll see you at our panel session, “Take advantage of disruptions in the last mile,” on June 6th at 1:15 or at Booth #27. Stop by to say hello, or request a demo to see us by filling out the form on this page.

Speakers from UPS, Home Depot, Target, and Convey are all highlights, but with over 100 sessions at the 3PL Supply Chain Summit, we chose seven of our top sessions for supply chain optimization. These sessions will help you raise your supply chain and logistics game, and will help you bring new innovations to the forefront of the market.

Pre-Conference Day | June 5th

Keynote: Multichannel and omnichannel are dead, it is onto unichannel

Speaker: Jim Tompkins, Chairman and CEO (Tompkins International Supply Chain Consulting)
5:00 PM

Analytical breakthroughs have propelled the modern-day digital supply network. Before the  3PL Supply Chain Summit even begins, learn how to embrace visibility improvements, increase your operational capabilities and enhance decision-making across the entire platform.

Day 1 | June 6th

Keynote: Leverage the upstream to provide fast, convenient and efficient delivery in home improvement

Speaker: Mark HolifieldEVP Supply Chain & Product Development (Home Depot)
8:10 AM

Mark Holifield discusses turning vision into strategy while maintaining an effective customer experience, broadening views of supply chain and cultivating functioning partnerships that work for all parties.

The Digital Transformation of Logistics: Deliver and Win in the Age of the Customer

Speaker: Taimur Khan Vice President, GM Travel, Transportation, Hospitality Solutions Team (Salesforce)
10:00 AM, Logistics Technology Track

It’s time to move out of the Stone Age of logistics and into the Age of the Consumer! Explore fixable mistakes made throughout the market and discover how modernization brings the customer experience to the forefront of logistics.

Panel: Take advantage of disruptions in the last mile

Speakers: Daphne Carmeli, CEO (Deliv), Sergio Villalobos, Global 3PL Strategy (Nike), and Chris Richter, VP Revenue (Convey)
1:15 PM, Ecommerce Track 

Don’t fear change, be the change. That’s the message that Daphne Carmeli, Sergio Villalobos and Convey’s own Chris Richter bring to the table during this session. They will discuss disrupting the last mile status quo, boosting customer loyalty, and taking the initiative to compete with anyone in the last mile market.

Why final mile delivery is not for the faint-hearted

Speaker: Judy McReynolds, President and CEO (ArcBest)
 PM, Ecommerce Track

ArcBest showcases their final mile insights and examines the growing importance of providing a unique perspective for customers. In addition, follow their growth over the past years, and the challenges and adaptations they have faced in that time.

Day 2 | June 7th

Why the employee experience is your only competitive advantage

Speaker: Jonathon McKay, Partner (PATH)
11:15 AM, Logistics Strategy Track 

Dive into the current state of the labor market and learn about the importance of bettering your employee experience. In turn, discover how these betterments can pay dividends not just with employees, but with customers and their experience.

Don’t lose talent to Google, Amazon and Apple… Logistics is sexy too!

Speakers: Candice Gouge, Director of Talent Engagement (Pegasus Logistics), Miles English, CIO (Echo Global Logistics), Traci Richard, VP Technology & Strategic Planning (Hassett Express, LLC), and Rocco Romanella, Founder and Senior Partner (3SIXTY Management Service)
1:45 PM, Logistics Technology Track

Having issues with personnel slipping away? This session focuses on the retention of key employees and the attraction of talent throughout the logistics market. Putting your team first and a focus on innovation are part of the keys of success to maintaining an outstanding staff.

You can find the full 3PL Supply Chain Summit agenda for 2018 here.