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Handy Tools to Help You Improve Your Freight Transportation Management Practices

Optimization is the name of the game in today’s business world. And optimizing your freight transportation management can make all the difference in your bottom line.

This course was developed to help you improve your performance in freight transportation whether you manage your own fleet or you entrust the task to someone else, either domestically or abroad. You will become more familiar with the tools and technologies available and learn how to use tried and tested methods and charts to analyze your processes.


$1,595 + taxes


Two days - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Course given in French

HEC Montréal
October 30, 31, 2018

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  • Learn tools and methods to handle current and future challenges in freight transportation across Canada and around the world
  • Streamline your transportation operations
  • Discover best practices in managing relationships with public carriers and third-party logistics (3PL) providers

Is this for you?

Transportation company managers, transportation coordinators for manufacturing and distribution companies, 3PL providers.

Special features

  • Pointers on how to improve freight transportation management practices to take full advantage of new trends and technologies
  • Guest speakers (experts and managers) who will share their insight into best practices to adopt and mistakes to avoid
  • Strategic approach that takes into account current challenges in the freight transportation sector (labour shortage, sustainable development, market globalization, etc.)

Jacques Roy
Jacques Roy
MBA, PhD (Operations Management), HEC Montréal
Professor, HEC Montréal
  • How to deal with current and future challenges in freight transportation
  • How to decide whether your transportation operations should be in-house or outsourced
  • Important considerations in international transportation (trade compliance, Incoterms, total cost analysis, etc.)
  • How to optimize your internal and external transportation operations
  • Managing your relationships with your carriers and 3PL providers
  • Modern technologies that are changing the shipping and distribution landscape (drones, driverless trucks, etc.)
  • Specific examples and guest speaks
  • Actual case studies
  • Videos

Participants in all of our seminars will receive a certificate of completion from Executive Education HEC Montréal.

For more information about this program


Michelle Vaillancourt
Senior Advisor


514 340-6001 > Executive Education > Our programs > Seminars > Handy Tools to Help You Improve Your Freight Transportation Management Practices

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