FEATURE SESSION

Transport of Dangerous Goods – recent challenges and future advances including electronic dangerous goods

Time & Location

Wednesday: 14.00 to 15.00, Stage 3

Session Host

Herman TeeringHerman Teering, Managing Director - DGOffice B.V

About this Session

Transport of Dangerous Goods – recent challenges and future advances including electronic dangerous goods

Hosted by Caroline Raine, Technical Director at Ricardo with support from industry, government and trade associations

COVID introduced many challenges for the transport industry including a shortage of drivers as well as the need to consider being a paperless process. This discussion panel will discuss some of those challenges and discuss how we can move forward with technology advances to ensure that we continue to transport dangerous goods safely

Herman Teering was born in the Netherlands in 1968.

Before coming to DGM in 1997, he was a logistics expert in the Dutch army. He worked for 5 years as a logistics coordinator for Explosives and Fuel distribution and 5 years as expert on International movement of equipment, ordnance and personnel.

Herman first joined DGM as a member of the Special Project team at DGM NL. In the years that followed he held senior management positions in DGM Systems and DGM Support, the head office of the international DGM network.

Since 2003 he is Managing Director of DGOffice B.V., an IT company specialized in databases, tools and solutions for all modes of transport, production, storage, handling and waste of Dangerous Goods.

Herman is married to Pauline and has one son.