Thom Ives on Revolutionizing Transportation Management

How Echo Global Logistics Uses AI/ML for Smarter Logistics
Thom Ives, senior data scientist at Echo Global Logistics

Echo Global Logistics uses technology, including AI and ML, to offer transportation and supply chain management services. Its in-house data scientists develop these tools to provide real-time analytics that assist shippers in making informed decisions. The company’s Echo Accelerator platform gathers and analyzes data to facilitate efficient, safe and cost-effective product movement between businesses and carriers.

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"Data science and analytics should not be approached as a mere experiment, but rather as a dedicated commitment," says Thom Ives, senior data scientist at Echo Global Logistics.

In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Ives discusses:

  • Use of digital for better data collection;
  • Innovations that simplify and scale transportation management;
  • Need of transformers in elements of architecture.

Ives is also a founding member and technical advisor at Phoenix Intelligence. In his career, he has developed a wide range of analytical models using data, multi-physics and experiments. He works on predictive modeling and is equally passionate to automate the entire data pipeline to achieve the greatest possible return on data for all.

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Smruti Gandhi

Smruti Gandhi

Executive Editor, ISMG

Gandhi has more than a decade of experience in community engagement and incubating industry events. She is extremely proactive in building engagements with communities including CEO, CFOs and CIOs. Prior to joining ISMG, she worked with Dun & Bradstreet and Great Place to Work.

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