Alessandro Lori, PhD
The trucking industry has jolted to attention in recent years by various technological innovations that enabled major players in adjacent industries to make their play. Ridesharing, for example, was one area where leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning logistics enabled some major names to cause a panic.
Suddenly, autonomous vehicles, AI, machine learning, and other buzzwords flooded the media, leading trucking businesses to wonder if their livelihoods were at risk. Much to their relief, the most recent attempts did not pan out, but the potential consequences raised deeper questions about how AI in transportation would move the trucking industry in years to come. Full Article