Preparing for a Future with Driverless Trucks

JeffPotts_PrintThere has been a lot of discussion about driverless cars and trucks over the past couple of years. But there’s also been a lot of developments, both on the technology front as well as the lobbying and regulatory front.

  • What have been some of the most interesting developments and accomplishments so far?
  • Why is there so much interest in driverless trucks? Is there a compelling business case for them?
  • What are some of the biggest hurdles the industry must overcome to enable wide adoption of driverless trucks? Are those hurdles insurmountable?
  • Are carriers generally positive or negative toward driverless trucks?
  • What impact will driverless trucks have on transportation management systems?
  • What should shippers, carriers, 3PLs, and others in the industry do today to prepare for a future with driverless trucks?

Jeff Potts, Senior Vice President Business Development at LeanLogistics answers those questions and more in this timely and informative episode.

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