The 2018 Georgia Logistics Summit will be held from April 9 - 12, 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
CONNECT. COMPETE. GROW.
The two day forum is sponsored by Georgia Center of Innovation for Logistics which helps companies take advantage of the state’s world-class logistics industry, so that they can improve supply chain efficiencies, support growth, and increase global competitiveness. The Center connects companies to the technical industry expertise, collaborative research and partnerships that cargo-owning companies need.
🌎 Afternoon breakout sessions
🌎 Nearly 50 speakers & presenters from prominent shippers in the industry
🌎 A keynote speaker from large corporations like Caterpillar, The Home Depot, and Walmart
🌎 Engaging content from leaders in the state’s infrastructure & economic development community
Sessions for April 11th include:
🌐 WOMEN IN LOGISTICS - Breakout Session: Speakers from the Women in Trucking Association, a non-profit organization with a mission to create a more diverse workforce by attracting & retaining female professional drivers
🌐 MIKE ROWE - Why Dirty Jobs Matter: An illuminating account of the true nature of skilled labor and why it's being devalued by the media, advertising & even the government
🌐 JIM GAFFIGAN - Entertainment by the comedian, actor, writer, producer & two time New York Times best-selling author
See the AGENDA here:
View the video about WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND here:
Created in 2009 as an event to bring together all aspects of the logistics industry for lunch, the Georgia Logistics Summit has grown over the last eight years from 400 attendees in its first year to nearly 1,500 in 2017.
This year the GLS is co-locating with MODEX.
NOTE: Separate fee applies for MODEX.
The Center of Innovation for Logistics facilitates innovative logistics solutions that leverage Georgia’s superior business climate and enhance cargo-owing companies’ competitiveness. Exclusive to Georgia, the Center collaborates with companies that currently ship to or from Georgia, as well as those looking to locate in Georgia to deploy the world’s best multi-modal logistics for supply chain success.
Center of Innovation for Logistics: http://www.georgia.org/business-resources/georgia-centers-of-innovation/center-innovation-logistics/about-coi-logistics