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USEPA SmartWay LogoEPA hosts free webinars to help you learn how to get the most out of the SmartWay Program. 

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  • Registration closes at 12:00 pm on the day of the webinar.
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Event Type Legend

Date Type Event Name
Thursday, April 22, 2021 Education The Benefits of Freight Railroad Transportation Capacity, Safety & Clean Air!
Wednesday, May 20, 2021 Education SmartWay Shippers: Submitting Activity Data Gets You More Out of SmartWay!

Have an idea for a webinar?  Email your idea to (smartway_transport@epa.gov) with the subject line "SmartWay Webinar Suggestion."

Learn about the Freight Matters Webinar Series with EPA SmartWayLearn more about SmartWay's Freight Matters! Webinar Series: This series features leaders in the freight sector discussing trends and issues that matter to your business.


Past Webinars

 Event Type Legend

Webinar Type

Event Name Primary Audience
Freight Matters! Alternative Fuel Adoption Accelerates: Discussion with Penske and GNA All Partners, General Audience
Education 2020 SmartWay Shipper Awardees Share Effective Strategies All Partners, General Audience
Education The Benefits of Barge Transport: Capacity, Safety, Incentives & Clean Air! Barge Carriers, General Audience
Education 2021 SmartWay Award Criteria Webinar All Partners
Tool Demo 2021 SmartWay Truck Carrier Tool Advanced Class Truck Carriers
Tool Demo Introduction to the 2021 SmartWay Truck Carrier Tool Truck Carriers
Education 2020 SmartWay Carrier Awardees Share Effective Strategies  All Partners, General Audience
Education Sustainability Strategies for Third Party Logistics All Partners, General Audience 
Education  Strategies for Saving Fuel, Money and the Environment All Partners, General Audience
Tool Demo 2020 SmartWay Shipper Tool Demonstration Shippers
Education 2020 SmartWay Logistics Tool Demonstration Logistics Companies
Education Getting C-Suite Buy-in for Your Freight Sustainability Efforts All Partners, General Audience
Tool Demo 2020 SmartWay Multimodal Tool Demo Webinar Multimodal Carriers
Education 2020 SmartWay Award Criteria Webinar All Partners
Freight Matters! Toward Greener Supply Chain:  How The Home Depot reduces its environmental footprint and costs All Partners, General Audience
Tool Demo SmartWay Truck Carrier Tool Advanced Class: Getting the Most out of Your SmartWay Participation Truck Carriers
Education SmartWay New and Prospective Partner Orientation:  Tips for a Rewarding Partnership Experience!  Prospective Partners, New
Education SmartWay Awardees Share Best Practices All Partners
Education National Affiliate Conversation:  Let’s Talk! Affiliates
Education Attention All Truck Fleets:  Hear the Latest on the SmartWay Designated Specification for Day Cabs! Truck Carriers
Education SmartWay Shippers: Where do you find your freight activity data? Shippers
Freight Matters Creating Sustainability at Airports Air Carriers
Education National Conversation with SmartWay Affiliates Get Ready for Earth Day! Affiliates
Freight Matters The “Green Supply Chain”:  A critical assessment of a multimodal, multinational freight supply chain of a Fortune 50 retailer All Partners, General Audience
Education Learn What It Means to be a Shipper of Choice Shippers
Education Understanding SmartWay Shipper Performance   Shippers
Freight Matters How Electric Trucks, Big Data, and Connectivity are Changing the Freight Industry All Partners, General Audience
Education SmartWay New Partner Orientation: Tips for a Rewarding Partnership Experience All Partners
Education The Value and Benefits of Partnering with SmartWay All Partners, General Audience
Education A National Conversation with SmartWay Affiliates Affiliates
Education Webinar Running on Less Truck Carriers
Freight Matters Webinar Using Freight Supply Chain Performance Benchmarking to Meet Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Demands All Partners
Freight Matters Webinar Small, Smart & Sustainable: How Businesses Are Winning Big with Smart & Sustainable Freight Practices Truck Carriers, Shippers
Education Webinar Best Practices of a Preferred Shipper Shippers
Freight Matters Webinar Boosting Freight Sustainability at Lower Costs All Partners, General Audience
Education Webinar Livable Streets vs. Deliverable Streets All Partners, General Audience
Education Webinar Maximize your Efficiency with Fuel Saving Strategies and Technologies Truck Carriers
Education Webinar Shippers: Learn About Resources for Aligning Win-Win Relationships With Your Carriers Shippers
Education Webinar SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Roundtable Chat Affiliates
Education Webinar Unlocking SmartWay Data for Shippers: Optimize Supply Chain Decision Making and Enhance CSR Reporting Shippers
Freight Matters Webinar Efficiency Begins at Home, but What About the Neighbors: Getting to Know Your SmartWay Carriers! All Partners, General Audience
Education Webinar Shippers: There's a SmartWay for You Shippers
Education Webinar The Business Case for Becoming a SmartWay Shipper Shippers
Education Webinar The Business Case for Becoming a SmartWay Carrier Carriers
Freight Matters Webinar The Power of SmartWay Partnerships All Partners, General Audience
Tool Advanced Webinar SmartWay Shipper Tool Advanced Class: Using the “Shipper Strategies” Tab in the SmartWay Shipper Tool Shippers

EVENT LEGEND

  • Education Webinar: Informational webinar related to improving performance as a SmartWay Partner or Affiliate.
  • Freight Matters Webinar: Interviews and panel discussions with industry leaders and experts on broad topics related to freight transportation sustainability.
  • Tool Demo Webinar: Demonstration of a SmartWay accounting and tracking tool.
  • Tool Advanced Webinar: Advanced training on features and capabilities of SmartWay accounting and tracking tools.
  • Recognition Webinar: Webinar to recognize award or challenge honorees.
  • Live Workshop: In-person events focused on advancing freight transportation sustainability.
  • SmartWay Conference Presentation: A conference or event where EPA staff present SmartWay.

Alternative Fuel Adoption Accelerates: Discussion with Penske and GNA

March 16, 2021
11:00 AM (PT)/ 1:00 PM (CT)/ 2:00 PM (ET)
       

SmartWay's Freight Matters! webinar series explores freight sustainability, why it matters to the economy and the environment, as well as how your company, your organization or you as an individual can make a difference.

Join Penske Transportation Solutions and Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA) for a web discussion on the latest in fleet adoption of EVs, CNG, propane, and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. Penske’s Mike Costanza, Director of Environmental Services and GNA’s Nate Springer, Director of Market Development, will highlight analysis from the State of Sustainable Fleets and Penske’s cumulative experience with these technologies.

Trends to discuss include:

  • More than 90% of fleets who adopt clean fuel vehicles say they will continue or grow their use of these technologies
  • Adoption by fleets of four major alternative drivetrains – CNG, propane, BEV, fuel cell – is growing
  • 69% of fleets who are early adopters of EVs plan to pilot or purchase them in the next 18 months and a majority are seeing some business benefits
  • Lessons from Penske’s experience as one of the first fleets to test battery electric class 8 tractors by tier-1 OEMs
Guest Panelists Photos

Mike Costanza
Director of Environmental Services
Penske Transportation Solutions

This is a photo of Mike Costanza, Penske Transportation Solutions

Nate Springer
Director of Market Development
Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA) 

This is a photo of Nate Springer, Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA)

This webinar is for: those individuals, companies, carriers, logistics providers, academic and industry experts interested in advancing freight supply chain sustainability.

Register for the webinar: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/527260218948522511

2020 SmartWay Shipper Awardees Share Effective Strategies

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
11:00 AM (PT)/ 1:00 PM (CT)/ 2:00 PM (ET)

Curious about how Partners attain environmental performance levels which warrant recognition by EPA SmartWay? Join EPA for a candid discussion with our Award-winning Shipper Partners where they readily share insights about freight efficiency strategies that garnered top performance for their companies!

Guest Panelists Photos

Kara Hegg
Supply Chain Manager – Logistics
Whirlpool Corporation

This is a photo of Kara Hegg, Supply Chain Manager – Logistics Whirlpool Corporation

Stelios Chrysandreas
Transportation Manager
Kimberly-Clark Corporation

This is a photo of Stelios Chrysandreas, Transportation Manager, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

This Webinar is for: Shippers and others interested in freight sustainability.

Register for the webinar: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/2832595252536695819Exit

The Benefits of Freight Railroad Transportation Capacity, Safety & Clean Air!

Thursday, April 22, 2021
11 AM (PT)/ 1 PM (CT)/ 2 PM (ET)
 

Join us to learn a fresh perspective on transporting freight.  SmartWay is hosting a special webinar with American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association (ASLRRA), SmartWay Affiliate to share information about America’s short line railroads and spark discussion on an alternative way to transport your goods.  Come join us for this special informative event.

Presenters:

  • Peter Gilbertson, President and Chief Executive Officer Anacostia Rail Holdings Company
  • Jo Strang, Senior Vice President Safety and Regulatory Policy, ASLRRA
  • Justin Broyles, Vice President Commercial Development, R.J. Corman Railroad Group
  • Kathleen Martz, Affiliate Program Manager, Moderator

This webinar is for: All interested parties.

Register for the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8569092663767077131Exit

SmartWay Shippers: Submitting Activity Data Gets You More Out of SmartWay!

Wednesday, May 20, 2021
11:30 AM (PT)/ 1:30 PM (CT)/ 2:30 PM (ET)
 

Are you getting the most out of SmartWay or are you just scratching the surface? Join this webinar and find out how your company can:

  • Get access to reports and data that will help inform your company on how to shift your loads to more efficient carriers.
  • Access a shipper performance report that allows your company to compare yourself against others in your industry.
  • Use your SmartWay data to make more environmentally sound and cost-effective mode decisions.
  • Obtain a scope 3 inventory of your freight transportation carbon footprint.

Presenter:
Buddy Polovick, Team Lead
EPA SmartWay Program

 

This webinar is for: Way 2 SmartWay Shipper Partners, as well as Way 3 and 4 SmartWay Shipper Partners who want to learn how to find and use these resources.

Register for the webinar: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/7973430040350574095Exit

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