Future Workforce in Logistics: Humans and Robotics

On 7 November, AMCHAM held a Spotlight Session featuring Ally Logistic Property, held at Amari Spice Hotel Kuala Lumpur. Under the theme of “Future Workforce in Logistics: Humans and Robotics”, this session featured an ensemble of expert speakers diving into the subject of the transformation in the logistics sector – from the workforce, to the technology, and the new trends affecting that sector. 

Yong Hui Loo, Group Chief Executive Officer of Swift Haulage Berhad, kicked things off with a presentation on the recent changes and trends to the logistics sector and how businesses can prepare themselves. Keren Liu, Managing Director of Ally Logistic Property (Malaysia), presented on how automation and robotics have revolutionized the logistics sector and how ALP can provide support. Lastly, Dr. Daniel Kearney, Head of Technology for ASEAN Strategic Industries at AWS, showcased how leveraging data for strategic decision-making benefits organizations.

After a short break, all three speakers proceeded to have the panel discussion, moderated by Mark Saw, Executive Director – Penang Branch of Knight Frank Malaysia. Attendees got to participate in discussions with guest speakers.