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The Future of Logistics – Brokers & Developers Council Event

By Michael Keller on May 24, 2017

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/24/2017
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Location
NFI

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Please join us for the first Brokers & Developers Council event of 2017, on Wednesday, May 24 from 4 – 6:30 p.m. at NFI, 910 Nestle Way, Breinigsville. The event will feature a panel discussion about the “Future of Logistics,” with a focus on the sophisticated technology involved in today’s supply chain and logistics operations.

Current panelists include:

Michael Landsburg, Vice President of Real Estate, NFI Industries
Zach G. Zacharia, Ph.D., Director, Center for Supply Chain Research, Lehigh University
Peter Christian, President, Enterprise Systems Partners (espi)

Free to LVEDC investors. Non-investor tickets are $25 and include the program as well as hors d’oeuvres and drinks during the networking portion. 

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