Canadian Shipper


October 10, 2015

Surface Transportation Summit launches Wednesday

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.--The 2015 Surface Transportation Summit will be held at the Mississauga Convention Centre Wednesday October 14. Produced by Canadian Shipper, Fleet Executive, and Dan Goodwill & Associates, this year the Summit also welcomes new partner, the Freight Management Association of Canada. The one day event will be kicked off with a discussion of what happened to the economy in 2015 and where it is going in 2016. Carlos Gomes, Senior Economist with the Bank of Nova Scotia will provide his annual overview. He will be followed by Walter Spracklin, Managing Director, Capital Markets, RBC Capital Markets who will provide an investor’s perspective, on what is going on in the freight industry in Canada. Lou Smyrlis, Group Publisher, Newcom Trucking Group, will lead a