Transportation Buying Trends for 2016


5 CMUsFacilitators:
Lou Smyrlis,
Editorial Director, Trucking Group, Newcom Business Media
Hilda MaraachlianAnalyst, Institutional Equity Research, Cormark Securities

Air Date: January 27, 2016

Cost: Free for CITT-Certified Logistics Professionals and CITT Students.
General rate: $75

CMUs: Certified CITT members earn 5 CMUs for their first viewing of this webinar (live or recorded). 

About: Designed to help you with background for your upcoming transportation contract negotiations, this popular webinar cover trends and predictions for 2016 and beyond in Canada’s transportation industry, with a particular focus on surface transportation. It also includes answers to questions from the audience.

This webinar includes:

  • Projections for transportation freight volumes, pricing and capacity
  • Historical data on trends in all three areas
  • Modal shifts
  • Expert trend analysis and commentary on transportation industry issues

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Transportation Buying Trends -  2016

About the facilitators:

Lou Smyrlis
Lou Smyrlis is the Editorial Director of Canadian Shipper, several carrier publications, a research division and the award winning Web TV show Transportation Matters. Lou has been reporting on transportation issues for more than 20 years and is a winner of several writing awards. 

He is a frequent speaker on industry issues and is a leading authority on industry trends having pioneered several industry research projects. His work has been published by the Harvard School of Business, referenced in university research papers and included in a university textbook on management practices.


Hilda Maraachlian
Hilda Maraachlian is currently an Analyst, Institutional Equity Research, for Cormark Securities covering Transportation & Industrial Products stocks. She joined Cormark in 2013.She was previously in a similar role with UBS Securities Canada. Ms. Maraachlian holds a Bachelor degree in Physics, Masters in Financial Economic and a PhD in Finance.