Brian Abel, Freight Network Engineer with KSM Transport Advisors, will present at the 2018 in.sight User Conference & Expo, which brings together leaders in transportation for three days of conversations, seminars, and collaborations. Hosted by PeopleNet and TMW Systems, this year’s conference will take place Sept. 9-12 in Houston, TX and will focus on innovation and inspiration within the trucking industry.
Abel will present the session “Freight Network Engineering: More Important Today Than Ever,” which will discuss how to maximize profit in the short term while engineering freight network long-term profitability and sustainability. Additionally, he will provide insight into how to use smart math to provide a roadmap to optimize the current "carrier-friendly" market, where demand for trucks exceeds supply and carriers have choices about what freight to haul and how to price their services.
More than 300 educational sessions will be offered during the conference that will focus on a variety of topics, including:
- Blockchain applications in transportation
- Innovative rating best practices
- How to manage your warehouse black hole - best practices for warehouse management
- An ELD implementation update from the FMCSA
- Leveraging predictive models to improve driver retention
To learn more or register, visit the conference website.