2017 Shippers, Brokers, & Carriers Content Channel

Shippers, Brokers, & Carriers Content Channel

This content channel dives deep into the freight transportation marketplace. From exploring ‘Best in Class’ shipper needs, to helping attendees enhance their ability to forecast demand and manage capacity, this channel brings together leading companies in freight transportation. Attendees leave the conference better understanding processes for managing and collaborating the relationship between shippers, brokers, and carriers. Experts explore short-term risks and opportunities facing the industry, such as the evolving regulatory environment, as well as more fundamental changes which are reshaping the entire industry.

Ideal For: Shippers, Brokers, Carriers, Financial Institutions

2017 Shippers, Brokers, & Carriers Agenda

All 2017 conference sessions will be recorded. Conference attendees can pre-pay for access to these sessions by selecting “Conference Replay” when registering for the conference.


Conference attendees will be able to set their personalized agenda via the FTR Conference App. The app will be available for download in August 2017.

To download the current agenda, click here.

Keynote: Executive "Fireside" Chat
September 14, 2017
8:00 AM
Transportation "One-on-One": Executive Chat
September 14, 2017
9:00 AM

Trade in Transition: Part I - NAFTA
September 14, 2017
9:30 AM
Trade in Transition: Part II - Overseas
September 14, 2017
10:00 AM
Panel - Shipping in Transition: Crisis in the Container Shipping Sector
September 14, 2017
11:00 AM

Panel - How Brokers Utilize New Technology and Traditional Resources to Create Additional Value for Shippers and Carriers
September 14, 2017
1:00 PM

E-commerce and Final Mile's Effect on LTL and Parcel Supply Chains
September 14, 2017
2:00 PM