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MarketWaves 18


  • Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center 1501 Gaylord Trail Grapevine, TX, 76051 United States (map)

MarketWaves 18 presented by FreightWaves

MarketWaves expands on the Waves' conference platform that was behind the Transparency18 event in Atlanta, with a slightly different take. For this event, MarketWaves focuses on the market and economic outlooks going into 2019 and beyond. It's the perfect venue for pricing, operational, financial, sales and marketing, and anyone that is focused on the impact of the freight markets on their business.  

As the industry has become digitized, MarketWaves will feature technologies and services that use quantitative data to project and monitor the freight markets. 

Nov 13 & 14, 2018, at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

Day one features cutting edge short-form demos from 40 freight-tech startups  demonstrating the very latest in technological innovation shaping the freight industry.  This dynamic format  provides a proven platform for freight tech companies to achieve the next level of success with new customers, strategic partnerships, expert feedback, press coverage, and VC funding.  Several networking opportunities are scheduled between the demos. 

Day two provides the latest thinking on freight markets from visionaries,  industry and market leaders. Keynotes and panels provide both high level strategic and specifically actionable insights giving you the best competitive intelligence on freight markets anywhere. 

Overall at MarketWaves 18 you will experience: 

  • Fast-paced demos of cutting-edge freight-tech startups

  • Networking with some of the top minds and thinkers on the future of freight

  • Gain key market insights from industry leaders to help you position for the future

Expect to meet: 

  • Senior-level transportation industry executives, venture capitalists, industry analysts, developers, press, bloggers and entrepreneurs from across the industry spectrum.

  • Decision makers behind the biggest brands and startups who create buzz around high-impact technology across all industry segments: shippers, carriers, 3PLs, supply chain management, manufacturing, and media.

Earlier Event: May 22
Transparency18