Speakers

Hundreds of top industry leaders from around the country have participated in this event; including three governors, three university presidents, and numerous CEOs of top corporations. Through the years, the Indiana Logistics Summit has provided a platform for important discussions between leaders of an extremely diverse industry, including presentations by corporate giants such as Google, GE Aviation, Cummins Inc., Honda, ArcelorMittal, Eli Lilly, FedEx, UPS, Norfolk Southern, CSX, CN Railway, and many others.

This year, our speakers will be offering best practices, technology expertise, and unique insights on the key logistic issues from all transportation modes, manufacturing, academia, and government. These industry experts will provide a forum for you to explore current industry developments, develop professional skills, increase awareness, and introduce you to innovative new ideas on today’s most important logistic topics.

Visit the History page for a complete list of speakers and presentations from previous Summits.

Speakers
2016 Speakers and Presentations

Session Topics:

  • Global Connections in Logistics
  • Major Logistics Issues
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Cost-Saving Strategies
  • Industry Updates from Road, Rail, Water, and Air Experts
  • Status Reports for Major Transportation Projects
  • Industry Best Practice Examples
  • Global Issues Affecting U.S. Markets
  • Policy and Regulation Concerns
  • The Future of Logistics
  • Workforce Challenges and Strategies

2016 Speakers

Stuart Rothenberg

Founding Editor and Publisher, Rothenberg & Gonzales Political Report Columnist, Roll Call
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Dr. Robert Martínez

Vice President
Business Development and Real Estate
Norfolk Southern Corporation

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Georges Farrah

Quebec Associate Secretary General
Maritime Affairs
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Lauren Brand

Associate Administrator
Intermodal System Development
Maritime Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation
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Douglas George

Consul General of Canada
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Victor Smith

Indiana Secretary of Commerce
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Gary Long

Senior Vice President
Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Inc.
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Brandye L. Hendrickson

Commissioner
Indiana Department of Transportation
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Mark Cooper

Director, Indiana Office
U.S. Department of Commerce
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Aimee Andres

Executive Director
Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals
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Barry Cooper

Great Lakes Regional Administrator
Federal Aviation Association
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Claudia Cummings

Vice President
Workforce and Education
Conexus Indiana
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David Holt

Vice President
Operations and Business Development
Conexus Indiana
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Representative Mike Speedy

Indiana House of Representatives
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Senator Brandt Hershman

Indiana State Senate
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Representative Tim Brown

Indiana House of Representatives
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Senator Michael Crider

Indiana State Senate
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Martin George

CEO, LTC Language Solutions
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Rich Cooper

CEO
Ports of Indiana
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Pamela Griesemer

Vice President
Sustainability Services
Keramida, Inc.
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Rachel Roll

Learning and Development Manager
Elwood Staffing,
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Dennis Mullins

Vice President
Supply Chain Operations and Design/Construction
Indiana University Health
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Phil Wilzbacher

Port Director
Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon
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Jonathan Doss

Customer Service Director
Celadon Group
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Andrew Campbell

Director Solutions Management
Swisslog Healthcare
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