may 22-23, 2018 // atlanta, ga // GICC

The digitization of trucking, logistics & supply Chain

The transportation industry’s most exciting format for exploring essential FreightTech solutions. This conference is guaranteed to be one of the most enlightening events of 2018. Transparency18 offers an unparalleled opportunity for organizations and individuals to meet, learn what’s new and emerging, and collaborate on ways to propel the industry forward.


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Opening Remarks

5/23/18 8:00 am

Keynote: Disruptions: Real or Imagined - The Future of Transportation

5/23/18 9:00 am

Jason Schenker
The Futurist Institute / President, Prestige Economics
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Keynote: The Blockchain Revolution: Changing Business and the World

5/23/18 10:15 am

Don Tapscott
Co-Founder and Executive Chairman
Blockchain Research Institute
Speaker Bio

Fireside Chat: Industry Innovator Giordano Sordoni

5/23/18 11:40 am

JP Hampstead
Director, Passport Research
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Giordano Sordoni
COO & Co-Founder
Thor Trucks
Speaker Bio

Keynote: Rise of the Decentralized Economy

5/23/18 1:00 pm

Bettina Warburg
Blockchain Expert, Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Animal Ventures
Speaker Bio

Fireside Chat: The Digitization of Freight

5/23/18 1:45 pm

George Abernathy
Board Member & Strategic Advisor
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Grant Goodale
Co-Founder and Carrier Experience Officer
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Scott Friesen
Vice President of Strategic Analytics
Echo Global Logistics
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Clint Elcan
J.B. Hunt 360™
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Jett McCandless
Founder and CEO
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Fireside Chat: Commercial Telematics - Reshaping the Future of Transportation

5/23/18 2:45 pm

Dean Croke
Chief Insights Officer
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Sandeep Kar
Chief Strategy Officer
Noregon Systems
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Bill Kozek
VP for Strategic Initiatives
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Jason Penkethman
Spireon, Inc.
Chief Product Officer
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Fireside Chat: Telematics - Unleashing the Power of Connected Trailer Technology

5/23/18 4:00 pm

Roni Taylor
VP Strategy and Business,
Spireon, Inc.
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Mark Ehrlich
Director, Van Product Line
Wabash National
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Gerry Mead
Executive Director of Innovation
Phillips Industries
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