Learn how a group of experts examined disruptions to demand and supply networks due to impacts from COVID; how these observations are being applied to prepare cross-sector support for continuity of supply chain flow following a Cascadia seismic event; and how your organization can both support and benefit from this work.
Eric Johnson, Senior Technology Editor at JOC.com, will lead a discussion with Adam Hall, VP of Transportation and Corporate Supply Chain at L'Oréal, Eric Beckwitt, Founder and CEO of Freightera, and Lys Hardy, Director of Logistics at PMI Worldwide, around visibility and sustainability in logistics including the role of shippers, logistics providers, carriers, and technology platforms.
Dr. Anne Goodchild leads the University of Washington's academic and research efforts in the area of supply chain, logistics, and freight transportation. She launched the Urban Freight Lab (UFL) in 2016 to bring together the public and private sectors to address the challenges of the urban freight system by engaging in innovative research.
Steve Nicholas is the Senior Manager of Air Quality & Sustainable Practices at The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA). He leads the team working to eliminate air and climate pollution by 2050 at the fourth-largest cargo shipping gateway in North America. In this session, Nicholas will introduce the NWSA, the NW Ports Clean Air Strategy, and how port initiatives and technologies play a central role in carbon-free / zero-emission supply chains.