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Transportation Town Hall: Shippers and Technology Leaders Share Insights Into How COVID-19 is Impacting the Shipping and Delivery Industry

Whether you are rewatching the webinar or checking it out for the first time, enjoy this on-demand version of the Transportation Town Hall.

Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, shipping and logistics companies have held steady at the front lines continuing to transport essential items to stores, hospitals, and homes.

With uncertainty surrounding the long-term impact of the COVID-19 crisis, shippers will need to continue to evolve their strategies, and the right technology can help them navigate the changing landscape.

Watch this on-demand webinar as leadership from Pierbridge, Banyan Technology, and ConnectShip share their thoughts about what they see on the front lines, and the role technology will play in businesses overcoming issues arising from this crisis, including:

  • The overall impact of COVID-19 on transport modes
  • The shift of workforce to home and social distancing
  • Impact to same-day local carrier delivery
  • Impact on retail
  • Carrier mobilization
  • Transportation cost impact


Speakers:

Bob Malley, Managing Director, Pierbridge

With more than 30 years of experience in the parcel carrier management software industry, Bob introduced one of the first multi-carrier parcel shipping systems to the market. Bob is the managing director of Pierbridge Inc., a subsidiary of WiseTech Global and developer of Transtream, an enterprise shipping platform.

Lance Healy, Founder, Chief Innovation Officer, Banyan Technology

Lance has delivered logistics solutions for more than 20 years as the founder of Banyan Technology. His focus has been on delivering solutions to the consumers of LTL services from retail to commercial and industrial to providing connectivity solutions to 3 of the top 5 largest freight brokers in the market and hundreds of other clients.

Tim Leary, Director of Operations, ConnectShip

Tim has been in the transportation industry for 18 years with various roles within Small Package and Contract Logistics Operations, Customer Program Management, and most recently as the Global Operations Manager for Customer Program Management within Customer Solutions at UPS.