Columbia, SC – SC Logistics, an industry cluster supported by the South Carolina Council on Competitiveness, will be hosting their inaugural Tech Talk event in Charleston, S.C. on September 13, 2017 at the Charleston Music Hall.
Tech Talk is an event designed to connect thought leaders and decision makers from transportation distribution and logistics companies. According to the S.C. Council on Competitiveness, South Carolina's logistics sector employs more than 113,000 people and contributes approximately $32 billion to the state's economy.
The agenda for Tech Talk includes speakers from AT&T, Boeing, CRDA, Department of Transportation, Michelin, NACFE, NYSHEX, S.C. Ports Authority, Uber Freight and Volvo Cars. Another one of the speakers will be from Transplace, one of South Carolina’s own logistics tech start-up successes.
“Focusing on new business models and trends that are changing and shaping the future of logistics is key to ensuring the success of our State in the future..” We are fortunate to have a robust logistics industry in South Carolina and I am very excited to be able to bring so many leaders from the logistics industry to South Carolina for one event,” said Suzanne Dickerson, Director of SC Logistics Industry Initiative.
Those interested in attending the event can register at https://sclogisticstechtalk.eventbrite.com
SC Logistics is a collaborative effort to strengthen our state’s economy, create jobs, attract investment and become a global leader in transportation, distribution and logistics. This effort is conducted through the SC Executive Forum, which consists of business leaders from the private sector and critically relevant state agencies, such as the SC Department of Commerce, the SC Department of Transportation and the SC Ports Authority. http://sccompetes.org/logistics/