Jessica Balsam

APL Logistics

Sustainability Director

Expertise in telling sustainability stories using data to build a brand and create lasting relationships with stakeholders.

Strong leader with a consistent track record of delivering results in short time frames.

Experience translating technical data into relatable, compelling information that matters to the audience.

MBA with an emphasis in Sustainability Strategy, Marketing, and Leadership.

Sessions With Jessica Balsam

Friday, 26 February

  • 12:25pm - 12:55pm (EST) / 26/feb/2021 05:25 pm - 26/feb/2021 05:55 pm

    The Logistics Technology Breakthrough

    The Role Technology Plays in Defining Shipping’s Decarbonization Future

    Sustainability has long been a difficult-to-define metric in the world of international logistics, and so it’s generally a variable that factors into procurement and freight management decisions far below rates and service levels. But over the past year, a bevy of forwarders and technology providers has developed products and calculators that seek to help make these considerations less abstract, more concrete, and thus more actionable.