Jump Start 2019 Supply Chain Conference
1. SPARK NEW RELATIONSHIPS
Jump Start attendees repeatedly find that the best discussions arise during the ample time reserved for networking during SMC³ educational events. Whether you’re chatting about current trends, meeting new contacts or ironing out the last few business details before signing a lucrative contract, Jump Start provides networking events tailored toward creating substantive dialogue among industry peers.
2. DISSECT THE TRENDS
At Jump Start supply chain conferences, attendees learn about the latest technological disruptors and how to confront emerging supply chain challenges, separating the latest technology fads from developments that truly matter to the logistics industry. At Jump Start 2019, there’s plenty of information for shippers, 3PLs, carriers and technology providers. You’ll explore the latest trends in supply chain visibility, AI’s expanding role in the industry, and how new regulations are set to affect the country – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg.
3. LEARN FROM THE BEST
SMC³ curates its supply chain conferences with a uniquely qualified roster of industry experts, analysts and critical thinkers. From the most trusted logistics leaders to newcomers that are changing up the supply chain game, Jump Start 2019 includes a diversity of voices to make sure attendees leave with a holistic picture of the supply chain. Come learn from an impressive array of knowledge leaders about the latest technological disruptors and how to confront these challenges, optimizing your business for the long haul.
4. WHEEL AND DEAL
The dealmaking doesn’t start and end with each networking session. During Ignite!, SMC³’s exclusive program of 7-minute mini-meetings, you’ll have the chance to connect with myriad transportation and logistics companies; think of it as speed dating for the business set.
5. TAKE ACTION
After leaving Jump Start 2019, come back to your office equipped with the information needed to make informed decisions about supply chain pain points and to better position your business for the long haul. Jump Start panelists have put together presentations that outline concrete steps to overcome transportation pain points, remove pressure from technological disruptors and optimize supply chains.
6. SPEAK WITH AUTHORITY
SMC³ is the hub of supply chain technology, but it’s also a knowledge leader. Throughout its history as an advocate for the industry and in its decades of dealings with carriers, shippers, 3PLs and technology providers, SMC³ has built up a reputation as a reliable, trustworthy source for supply chain education. At Jump Start 2019, you’ll learn from the best.
7. LEARN AT THE HUB
Jump Start conferences are held in the transportation hub of the Southeast, bringing the center of the logistics world to you. We’ve moved uptown this year to the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly, where you’ll be minutes away from The Battery, Atlanta’s newest lifestyle destination.
8. ADD A WORKSHOP
Take advantage of one of the two workshops offered in conjunction with Jump Start 2019. From transportation contract law to LTL freight operations, these workshops led by industry experts will take a deeper dive into the complexities of supply chain operations.