Fireside Chat: How Culture Plays a Role in COVID-19 Response
J.B. Hunt’s Shelley Simpson and Nick Hobbs discuss how the company has worked to support employees during this time of disruption, the role of connectivity in ensuring that employees have the tools they need to move forward, the efforts they have taken to protect essential workers, and how the fu...
Autonomous vehicle technology in the trucking industry
Autonomous vehicle tech in the trucking industry: challenges it solves, technology, benefits and deployment. FreightWaves Director of Passport Research JP Hampstead interviews Vijaysai Patnaik, the Product Lead at Waymo during FreightWaves LIVE @ HOME.
FreightWaves Reporter Linda Baker chats with Don Burnett, Co-founder and CEO of Kodiak Robotics, to discuss the benefits of robotic technology and automation within the trucking industry and the company’s hybrid approach to trucking and tech.
How Personal Branding Can Set You up for Success Post-COVID-19
Steve Ferreira, CEO for Ocean Audit Inc., and Elaine Pofeldt, Journalist and Author of The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business, discuss the keys to successful personal branding and opportunities for gaining additional visibility and positive exposure.
Building an Intelligent, Efficient and Scalable Fleet With Mobile Technology
FreightWaves’ Michael Vincent speaks with Erik Anderson, VP of Enterprise Accounts at Stratix, about the importance of digital and mobile technology in an age of contactless communication, which is currently being driven by a primary need for safety while still driving efficiency.
The Role of Private Equity in Trucking, Logistics and Freight.Tech Now
FreightWaves Chief Strategy Officer JT Engstrom speaks with John Larkin, Operating Partner for Clarendon Capital, about capital raising in the freight industry, the venture capital boom in trucking, and the road to profitability.
FreightWaves’ Nate Tabak speaks with Darren Prokop, Professor of Logistics for University of Alaska–Anchorage, about the intricacies of cross-border transportation and trade, including measures that must be taken prior to border-crossing to improve efficiency and the challenges of moving freight ...
How the Coronavirus Has Slammed Drivers on Both Sides of the Border
Rachel Premack, Senior Transportation Reporter for Business Insider, sits down with Heather Devine, Partner for Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP, to explore how drivers have been impacted differently in the U.S. and Canada through new regulations and revised legislation, their impact on safet...
The Ways in Which the Coronavirus May Reset the Way We Do Things
FreightWaves President George Abernathy talks with Bloomberg’s Brooke Sutherland about how the coronavirus has impacted work and productivity, how to manage shareholder expectations and how companies should look to evolve as the world recovers.