thursday, June 25
1:00 PM - 2:15 pm ET

General Session


With an increasingly connected industry comes an exponential growth in the potential for malicious actors to take control of our devices – even our trucks. Cybersecurity expert and engineering professor Jeremy Daily will expose these security flaws and provide best practices for your safety team.


Truckload's Data Security Existential Threat


Jeremy Daily

Associate Professor of Systems Engineering, Colorado State University
After serving in the Air Force, Jeremy finished his formal education with a Ph.D. in Engineering from Wright State University in Dayton, OH in 2006. He served as an Assistant and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tulsa (TU).  In 2019, Dr. Daily accepted a position as an Associate Professor of Systems Engineering at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO, where he continues to work on heavy vehicle cybersecurity and forensics.  Jeremy Daily and Karl Heimer co-founded the CyberTruck Challenge in 2017. Dr. Daily serves as a director for the CyberTruck Challenge non-profit organization and actively recruits students to participate in this unique opportunity.   In 2013, Dr. Daily started a technology company, Synercon Technologies, LLC, that has developed a data extraction tool for heavy vehicle event data recorder information. Law enforcement and crash reconstruction professionals all over the US and Canada use the Synercon Technologies systems for reconstructing crashes involving heavy vehicles. Synercon Technologies was acquired by DG Technologies in 2018.