The 3PL and Supply Chain Summit in Chicago June 14-16 will welcome over 700 leadership figures from the supply chain industry. eft have brought together a stellar line up of keynote speakers who will set the stage for discussions across 3 days of learning and networking.

The evening of June 14th will see Otto’s Co-Founder, Anthony Levandoski discuss the impact of autonomous vehicle technology on logistics and last-mile delivery. Jim Tompkins, Chairman and CEO of Tompkins International will follow with his advice for ‘Avoiding the Supply Chain Treadmill’ -  a must-hear presentation for supply chain leaders eager to go beyond today’s supply chain and deliver profitable growth.

June 15th and 16th will feature keynotes from Schenker AG’s Member of the Board for Contract Logistics/SCM Thomas Schmitt, Jason Tham, CEO of Nulogy, Andrew Clarke, CFO of C.H. Robinson and Nic Vu, GM and SVP of North America forAdidas.

Between them, these senior leaders will discuss the next steps in logistics and supply chain innovation, achieving the perfect order in the last mile and how to strive for profitable growth and efficiency gains.

Toby Spencer, VP of eft comments ‘This is by far the strongest set of leaders that have gathered at the 3PL and Supply Chain Summit in the event’s 15-year history. This is testament to the impact that technology, disruption and customer-centricity are having on supply chain leaders today. The event has become a must-attend for those wishing to take advantage of new ideas to drive growth in their business.’

According to Frank McGuigan, President & Chief Operating Officer, Transplace“As the supply chain continues to evolve and become more complex, so too do the challenges facing shippers, carriers and logistics providers. The EFT 3PL Summit provides a great forum for logistics professionals to come together and discuss the latest trends impacting the supply chain and hear best practices from industry leaders.”

eft’s keynote speakers will be joined by other leadership figures from North America’s top 3PLs, retailers, manufacturers and industry disruptors. Other executives taking to the stage include:

• Ed Feitzinger, VP Global Logistics, Amazon
• Steve Sensing, ‎President, Global Supply Chain Solutions, Ryder System, Inc
• Mehran Ravanpay - VP Global Supply Chain Logistics, Schneider Electric
• Joanne Wright, VP IBM Supply Chain, IBM
• Brad Jacobs, CEO, XPO
• Mike Buseman, Chief Global Logistics & Operations Officer, Avnet
• Jerome Lorrain, COO, Global Ground and Managing Director, North America, CEVA Logistics
• Darrell Edwards, Senior Vice President and Chief Supply Chain Officer, La-Z-Boy
• Yone Dewberry, Land O'Lakes, SVP Supply Chain

Executives interested in finding out more, or securing a ticket for the event should access the brochure, or get in touch directly with the Event Director, Sarah