The industrial sector has witnessed an uptick in technological advancement in recent years. Robotics- and AI-driven micro-fulfillment centers in urban markets are examples of this. Automation of logistics processes and data-driven customer service by the third party logistics (3PL) industry is another. While these technologies focus on the business-to-business (B2B) space, start-ups are leading a transformation in peer-to-peer (P2P) space. What are some of the latest trends in innovation? Which technologies and concepts will have the biggest impact on our industry? How will innovation reshape industrial real estate needs?
- Moderator: Barbara Emmons Perrier, Vice Chairman, Capital Markets, Institutional Properties, CBRE
- Todd Lewis, Vice President, Prologis Ventures
- Michael Bennett, Principal, Ware Malcolm
- Chazz Sims, CEO & Co-Founder, Wise Systems