The Rebound Podcast: Hear Charlie Jatt from Waymo Via discuss the future of self-driving trucking
In this episode of The Rebound, Charlie Jatt, Trucking Marketing Manager at Waymo Via, updates us on technological developments for self-driving trucking and when we might see self-driving trucks on the road. ASCM CEO Abe Eshkenazi and SCMR Editorial Director Bob Trebilcock are the hosts.
The driver shortage is at crisis levels and has been around for a long time. This comes as no surprise to shippers or logistics providers. Given that the average age of American truckers today is almost 50, it is likely to get worse.
So it’s no surprise that the trucking industry and shippers are interested in the potential of self-driving trucks. So where are we and what does the future of autonomous trucking look like? And where are we closer to the deployment of the technology than we think, at least in some applications?
In this episode of The Rebound, Charlie Jatt, Trucking Marketing Manager at Waymo Via, discusses the evolution of driverless technology, the partnerships Waymo Via is forming with industry leaders to create a trucking ecosystem. autonomous and what will follow. You don’t want to miss this episode.
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About the Author
Bob Trebilcock Bob Trebilcock, Editorial Director, has covered material handling, technology, logistics and supply chain topics for almost 30 years. In addition to Supply Chain Management Review, he is also editor-in-chief of Modern Materials Handling. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Trebilcock lives in Keene, NH. He can be reached at 603-357-0484.