Keynote Speakers and Panelists
"The View From Washington" Karl Rove, an iconic political strategist and one of the most sought-after political pundits of our time, is best known for his provocative and robust knowledge of ...
Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff,
"The Secrets of Generation Flux" Robert Safian is editor and managing director of the award-winning monthly business magazine Fast Company. He oversees all editorial operations, in print and online, and plays ...
Editor and Managing Director, Fast Company Magazine
William Strauss, CBE
"Economic Outlook" William A. Strauss is a senior economist and economic adviser in the Economic Research Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, which he joined in 1982. His chief ...
William Strauss, CBE
Senior Economist and Economic Adviser, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
"Stake Your Claim: E-Commerce and Uberizaiton Offer New Opportunities" Steve Sashihara is co-founder and chief executive officer of Princeton Consultants, a firm that blends advanced analytics and data science with management ...
Co-Founder and CEO, Princeton Consultants
"Game Changers: New Equipment Tech Could Improve Safety and Efficiency" Max Fuller has more than 30 years of experience in the transportation industry and is respected widely as a true innovator. ...
Executive Chairman, U.S. Xpress
"Game Changers: New Equipment Tech Could Improve Safety and Efficiency" Mike McHorse is a 29-year veteran of the heavy-duty trucking industry with family ties going back to the earliest years of ...
Manager, On-Highway Product Marketing, Freightliner Trucks
"Game Changers: New Equipment Tech Could Improve Safety and Efficiency" Dave Lyons is the chief innovation officer of Peloton, an automated vehicle technology company he co-founded in 2011 that is bringing ...
Chief Innovation Officer, Peloton Technology, Inc.
Kevin Burch has more than 43 years of experience in the trucking industry, including less-than-truckload, truckload, air freight and consolidation. Since 1990, he has been president of Jet Express Inc., which ...
Chairman, American Trucking Association
"Stake Your Claim: E-Commerce and Uberizaiton Offer New Opportunities" As Ryder Fleet Management Solutions’ chief technology and procurement officer, Scott Perry leads Ryder’s Global Vehicle Supplier Relationship Management, Strategic Service Vendor ...
Chief Technology and Procurement Officer, Ryder Fleet Management Solutions
"Game Changers: New Equipment Tech Could Improve Safety and Efficiency" Richard Bishop has more than 25 years of experience in the domain of intelligent, connected and automated vehicles and how these ...
Principal, Bishop Consulting
"Regulatory Readiness" Larry Minor is FMCSA’s associate administrator for policy, responsible for strategic planning, program evaluations and developing safety regulations concerning driver qualifications and training, hours of service for truck and ...
Associate Administrator for Policy, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
"Maintenance Practices to Lower CSA Scores" Tom Fallon has been with Ryder for 16 years, now serving as the company’s corporate safety manager. In his role, Fallon is responsible for the ...
Director of Safety and Training, Ryder
"Data Mining in Fleet Maintenance" With over 15 years of executive management experience in transportation, pharmaceuticals and manufacturing, Jeff Seibenhener has a proven track record of exemplary client relationship management, technology ...
Chief Information Officer, U.S. Xpress
"Data Mining in Fleet Maintenance" Gerry Mead is a 28-year veteran of the transportation industry, spending his career with carriers such as Yellow Freight, J.B. Hunt, P.A.M. Transport and Walmart Transportation. ...
Senior Vice President of Maintenance, U.S. Xpress
"Reaching Millennials" Seth Becker is a member of Randall-Reilly’s data-driven digital team, working in the capacity of director of business services. He has a proven record of 12 years of experience ...
Director of Business Services, Randall-Reilly
"Making the Most of Remote Diagnostics" Kenneth Calhoun is a veteran of nearly 30 years in the transportation industry, working first in the maintenance department of a fleet of 500 tractors. ...
Vice President of Customer Relations, Truck Centers of Arkansas
"Driver Onboarding" Shelley Mundy is the director of recruiting and retention at Cargo Transporters Inc. She received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Lenoir-Rhyne University. In her 20 years with Cargo ...
Director of Recruiting and Retention, Cargo Transporters
"Digital Recruiting Trends" Julie Arsenault serves as vice president of marketing for Randall-Reilly. After joining Randall-Reilly in 2011, Arsenault rebranded the company, revamped the go-to-market and introduced marketing automation. Arsenault also ...
Vice President of Marketing, Randall-Reilly
"Lowering Maintenance Costs Through Outsourcing Strategies" Bobby Hutchison is a 36-year veteran of the transportation and logistics industries, spending his career with both Red Classic Transportation Service — a transportation, logistics ...
Director of Maintenance, Red Classic
"Automated Driver Training" Curt Valkovic is the director of driver training at Maverick Transportation of N. Little Rock, Ark., and leads a staff of 18 instructors, including a mobile training center. ...
Director of Driver Training, Maverick Transportation
"Implementing Low-Viscosity Oils" Glen McDonald is director of maintenance at Ozark Motor Lines in Memphis, Tenn. He started his career in transportation loading and unloading trucks after school. In the ...
Director of Maintenance, Ozark Motor Lines
"Driver Mobile Apps" In 1999, Clay Holmes took a position with Cardinal Logistics as director of yield management and later became chief information officer in 2005. During that time, the company ...