Introducing our 2022 Keynote Speakers

We’re thrilled to announce that Laila Ali and Andrew Busch will be joining us in Louisville!

Ali is an undefeated, four-time boxing world champion and the daughter of sports legend Muhammad Ali, and she will speak on Championing Empowerment Through Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Andrew Busch is an economic futurist who will show you How to Grab the Growth Opportunities of the Future Economy.


Discounted Hotel Rooms

WERC has negotiated exclusive discounts for Conference participants who reserve through our official housing partner, onPeak.


Optional Events


Meet & Eat

Date: Monday, May 2 — 6 - 8 PM
Cost: $25 donation to the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN)

Sample Louisville’s delicious local fare while building your network at our popular annual Meet & Eat night! Sign up and we’ll send you and a mixed group of other conference attendees for a tasty, easygoing meal within walking distance of the convention center. Spots are already filling up, register today to secure your place at the table!


Facility Tours

Date: Wednesday, May 4 — 11 AM - 4 PM
Cost: $50

New! Join us May 4 for an exclusive tour of a DHL-run facility in Louisville, featuring a layer pick line and Fox Robotics autonomous robots. Seats for this new facility tour are limited and going fast — our Toyota and Ryder tours are already sold out, so register now! Note that the 2022 tours will end by 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, so please be sure to book your flights and hotel accordingly.

The WERC Guarantee

The Warehousing Education and Research council stands behind the quality of our conference program; therefore, if the conference does not deliver a quality educational and networking event, we want to hear from you. WERC will provide you with a credit certificate toward any national educational program, or refund your money.