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Let's exceed together

We're bringing you a conference packed with great content, thought leaders, and networking opportunities unlike any other industry conference.

Monday, October 4th

2:00pm – Registration, Exhibition, Networking

4:00pm – Courtyard Welcome Reception

Tuesday, October 5th

7:30am – Breakfast & Exhibition Begins

8:30am – Welcome to DATCON21 Opening Session: Exceeding Together

9:00am – DAT Products: Exceeding in the New World

10:30am – State of the Economy: Paul Bingham, IHS Markit, Transportation Economics

Lunch & Exhibition

1:00pm – Breakout Sessions: Tom Curee, SVP Kingsgate Logistics, Super User Groups, Mike Riccio, CMO Leondard’s Express, Erin Van Zeeland , SVP/GM Schneider Logistics, Dave Broering, President, NFI Industries, Special Shippers only Sessions

3:00pm – Featured VIP Speaker, Football Legend and Emmy winning broadcaster, Terry Bradshaw

5:30pm – DAT Hosted Dinner

Wednesday, October 6th

7:30am – Breakfast, Registration & Exhibition

8:30am – Keynote Speaker

9:00am – Demystifying Data Science: DAT Scientists

10:30am – The Domino and Bullwhip Economic Effects: Dean Croke and Dr. Chris Caplice

Lunch & Exhibition

1:00pm – Breakout Sessions: Don Everhart, Shannon Breen, Freightvana, Super User Groups, Dynamic Procurement, Steven Judge, Newell Brands, Growing your Brokerage, RFP Challenges, speakers TBD, Special Shippers only sessions

4:00pm – Wrap up, Networking and Awards

Some of our speakers

Learn from industry experts who exceed their limits everyday.

Featured VIP speaker: Terry Bradshaw

The only NFL player with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Bradshaw continues to defy an easy pigeonhole. Four-time Super Bowl champion quarterback (Pittsburgh Steelers), two-time Super Bowl MVP and Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee. Multi-Emmy and award-winning broadcaster for FOX on Fox NFL Sunday. Enduringly popular actor, most recently in the box office smash comedy romance Failure to Launch. Add to that gospel/country singer, motivational speaker, New York Times best-selling author, and breeder of championship quarter horses.

Why Not Exceed? At a time when business is experiencing very serious challenges, perhaps it’s time to go back to basics and take a closer look at what makes people successful despite disappointment, adversity and relentless competition. Legendary Hall of Fame Quarterback Terry Bradshaw, a success both on and off the field, shares his strategies for maintaining success through persistent self-improvement. All of us, he says, want to better ourselves, to learn about ourselves and to apply that learning towards a common goal. Bradshaw invites audiences to think in new ways about sacrifice, pain, competition and adversity, while giving specific examples of how to focus the power of dreaming, thinking and strategizing towards goals and success.