Save the date for Connections 2020 June 15-17 in Boston!

Speakers

Opening Keynote: Apolo Ohno

“Zero Regrets”

After starting his career in 1995, eight-time Olympic medalist Apolo Ohno became the best U.S. short-track skater in less than two years. At the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, he passed another milestone, becoming the most decorated U.S. Winter Olympian in history. Recognized as the global ambassador to the Winter Olympic Games, Apolo Ohno joins Connections 2019 to share the inspiring personal story behind his remarkable success and the hard-won truths and strategies he has discovered along the way.

“Zero Regrets”

After starting his career in 1995, eight-time Olympic medalist Apolo Ohno became the best U.S. short-track skater in less than two years. At the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, he passed another milestone, becoming the most decorated U.S. Winter Olympian in history. Recognized as the global ambassador to the Winter Olympic Games, Apolo Ohno joins Connections 2019 to share the inspiring personal story behind his remarkable success and the hard-won truths and strategies he has discovered along the way.



Conference Chair

  • Lee Bradley-Larkin

    Sr. Manager – Transportation
    Best Buy

Industry Experts

  • Norman Anderson

    Chairman and CEO
    CG/LA Infrastructure

  • Ibrahiim Bayaan

    Chief Economist
    FreightWaves

  • Jeff Berman

    Group News Editor
    Peerless Media

  • Bob Biesterfeld

    CEO
    C.H. Robinson

  • Greg Carter

    Chief Technology Officer
    Globaltranz

  • Bill Cassidy

    Senior Editor
    Journal of Commerce

  • Jim Burnley, IV

    Partner
    Venable LLP

  • Mark Carroll

    Director of Product Strategy
    Descartes

  • Rob Estes

    President & CEO
    Estes Express Lines

  • Nicholas Farber, JD

    Acting Director - High Performance Transportation Enterprise
    Colorado Department of Transportation

  • Lindsey Graves

    Chief Operating Officer
    Sunset Transportation

  • Shawn Graves

    VP – Transportation
    J.B. Hunt

  • Randy Guillot

    First Vice Chairman
    American Trucking Associations

  • Jim Ferguson

    Sr. VP – Sales & Marketing
    Holland

  • Joe Juliano

    President & CEO
    MercuryGate International

  • Darren Hawkins

    President & CEO
    YRC Worldwide

  • Stephanie Kane

    Communications Director
    Alliance for Toll-Free Interstates

  • Mike Kelley

    VP, External Affairs
    YRC Worldwide

  • George Lauriat

    Editor-in-Chief
    American Journal of Transportation

  • Steven Ludvigson

    President
    Cerasis

  • Tom Madine

    CEO
    Worldwide Express

  • Raymond Martinez

    Administrator
    FMCSA

  • Kendra Miller

    Director - Alliance Partner Development
    SMC³

  • Randy Mullett

    Principal
    Mullett Strategies

  • Cathy Morrow Roberson

    Founder and Head Analyst
    Logistics Trends and Insights LLC

  • Jeffrey Rosensweig

    Associate Professor of Finance and Director, The Robson Program
    Emory

  • Mark Solomon

    Managing Editor – Markets
    FreightWaves

  • Eric Stone

    Sr. Manager – Domestic Sourcing & Supplier Performance
    Johnson and Johnson

  • Dan Van Alstine

    President & COO
    Ruan

  • Ellen Voie

    President & CEO
    Women in Trucking

  • Mitch Weseley

    Founder & CEO
    3Gtms

  • Shawn Yadon

    CEO
    California Trucking Association