Speaker Lineup

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Professional Practice ◼ Teacher, Rotherham County Council, England 1985-1986 ◼ Computer Programmer, Computing Services for Industry, Nottingham, England 1987-1988 ◼ Programmer Analyst, Computing Services for Industry, Nottingham, England 1989- 1992 ◼ Director of Development, LEP Profit ...
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Neel Jones Shah is long time executive focused on commercial strategy, marketing, business planning and revenue optimization as a recognized leader in the global aviation industry.  Currently, Neel is EVP and Global Head of Airfreight for Flexport, a full-service freight forwarder and customs ...
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Jason Kowalskie, originally from Delaware and now living in San Diego, CA, has been involved in customer solutions for the logistics industry since 1996.  Jason began his career in Southern California within the  Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex handling import product solutions for large ...
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Robert Petti is the Founder and CEO of Lading, a software and services company that focuses on the logistics industry. Robert began his career at Gilbert USA, a Maersk-owned warehousing and trucking company, where he focused on visibility into driver route profitability and also redesigned ...
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Greg Russell joined the Aeroterm Team in 2015 and is Vice President of Development where he is responsible for projects across both the acquisitions and development platforms. Greg focuses on collaborating directly with airport authorities on real estate acquisitions and development projects ...
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Steven Polmans spent most of his career in the world of aviation. For 15 years, he held management positions, both operational and commercial, in the handling industry at various airports and in a variety of sectors: from catering, cleaning, ramp handling to cargo. On October 1, 2010, he ...
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A graduate of the Civil Aviation Academy in Saint Petersburg, Vladimir was appointed TIACA Secretary General in January 2017. He previously served as Chairman of TIACA’s Industry Affairs Committee and was on the Board of Directors from 2010 to 2016. He was Vice President of Volga-Dnepr Group ...
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Ronald Schaefer is Assistant Director, Cargo / Ground Operations and CEIV Consulting as well as responsible for the CEIV Pharma Program at IATA. He was born in Hamburg, Germany, raised in Mexico and educated in the US. After long-term professional assignments in Germany, Spain, Malaysia, ...
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Marc Murphy serves air cargo and aviation industry clients by providing advanced security and explosive detection solutions that successfully address today’s security threats. With the TSA’s proposed third-party canine screening program imminent, Marc has been instrumental in performing ...
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Brian Glick has made a career of simplifying complex supply chain and trade compliance IT challenges. Whether analyzing complex coding issues or rationalizing the compliance impacts of a vendor direct drop ship program, Brian brings a rare combination of executive perspective and deep technical ...
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