Events


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National Motor Freight Traffic Association Tri-Annual Meeting

5/21/2017 - 5/23/2017

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) Tri-Annual Meeting will be held in Alexandria, VA. For more information, go to nmfta.org.

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American Truck Historical Society National Convention & Antique Truck Show

5/25/2017 - 5/27/2017

The American Truck Historical Society National Convention & Antique Truck Show will be held in Des Moines, IA. For more information, visit aths.org.

Web Seminars

Roadcheck 2017: Is Your Truck’s Cargo Secure Enough?

5/25/2017

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FREE WEBINAR

Roadcheck 2017: Is Your Truck’s Cargo Secure Enough?

Thursday, May 25, 2017 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

With Roadcheck 2017’s focus on cargo securement, it’s a good time to not only refresh your knowledge on how to keep cargo secure in day-to-day operations, but how to protect it from thieves who are bent on stealing your client’s cargo. In this wide-ranging webinar you will get insights from Keith Lewis, VP of operations for CargoNet and a 30-year veteran of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, about how you can stop cargo thieves in their tracks—using a combination of old-fashioned common sense and leveraging the newest technologies available.

During the hour-long webinar you will learn about:

  • What to expect during Roadcheck 2017
  • What inspectors will likely be checking
  • Cargo theft statistics for 2016
  • Tactics that are trending among cargo thieves
  • The latest tools that thieves are using to steal your cargo
  • Prevention and recovery tools you can use to stop thieves in their tracks

Speakers: 
Chris Wolski, Custom Media Producer, Bobit Business Media

Keith Lewis, Vice President of Operations, CargoNet

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Web Seminars

A Survivor’s Guide for Cargo Securement Inspections During International Roadcheck 2017

5/30/2017

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FREE WEBINAR

A Survivor’s Guide for Cargo Securement Inspections During International Roadcheck 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 ● 2:00 PM ET

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck is set for June 6-8, and this year the emphasis is on cargo securement. By having staff attend this training webinar, fleets can reduce exposure to CSA violations and better protect their Behavior Analysis and Safety Improvement Category (BASIC) scores under the Carrier Safety Measurement System (CSMS). By learning about and adopting officially sanctioned cargo securement methodologies, participants minimize the chance of infractions, liabilities and equipment damage for themselves and their fleet.

Join us for this informative webinar and learn:

  • What inspectors will be looking for and how to correctly prepare
  • Key regulation and compliance tips that will keep your cargo secure
  • The types of cargo securement that most operators fail to do correctly
  • The top violations from the last time cargo securement was emphasized
  • What you need to do to comply with FMCSA guidelines
  • How to engage law enforcement in a non-confrontational way, while referring to written regulations

Speakers: 
Jeff Luick, Northeast Account Executive - U.S., Kinedyne LLC

Bob Dissinger, Director of Sales - U.S., Kinedyne LLC

Robert Spooner, Director of Sales - Canada, Kinedyne Canada Limited

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Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance Roadcheck Nationwide

6/2/2017 - 6/4/2017

For more information on the The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) Roadcheck Nationwide, go to cvsa.org.

Web Seminars

Sorting Out Outsourcing

6/7/2017

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FREE WEBINAR

Sorting Out Outsourcing

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Truck makers of late have been heavily marketing their dealer services -- especially telematics-based remote diagnostics and service scheduling. This data-sharing approach, along with the growing technological sophistication of major components, can make turning truck servicing over to dealers attractive to fleets. 

Yet fleets may also consider outsourcing to major leasing companies, given their technological prowess and extensive service capabilities. Some fleets are drawn to the full-service leasing and contract maintenance services offered by these firms because lessors remain ‘brand neutral,’ so they can spec or service any make or model  of truck. The upshot is fleets stand to benefit by considering whether they should outsource to a leasing company.

This Heavy Duty Trucking webinar, sponsored by Ryder, will feature several fleet managers who have opted to outsource their truck spec’ing and/or maintenance requirements to a major truck lessor. Our speakers will discuss:

  • What led them to consider outsourcing
  • Why they opted to outsource to a leasing company
  • Their experience to date in terms of cost control, quality of service, and vehicle uptime

This panel will be moderated by HDT Executive Editor David Cullen and will include a question-and-answer session open to all attendees.

Panelists: 
Darry Stuart, President/CEO, DWS Fleet Management Services 

Dan Deppeler, VP Maintenance, Paper Transport, Inc.

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Iowa 80 Truckstop Walcott Truckers Jamboree

7/13/2017 - 7/15/2017

The Iowa 80 Truckstop Walcott Truckers Jamboree will be held in Calcott, IA. Go to iowa80truckstop.com for more information.

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ExpediteExpo 2017

7/14/2017

The ExpediteExpo will be held in Lexington, KY. For more information, go to expediteexpo.com.

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Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS) International Convention & Trade Show

8/8/2017 - 8/11/2017

The Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS) International Convention & Trade Show will be held in Las Vegas, NV. For more information, visit diesel.org.

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American Trucking Associations National Truck Driving Championships

8/9/2017 - 8/12/2017

The American Trucking Associations National Truck Driving Championships will be held in Orlando, FL. Visit trucking.org for more information.

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Brockway Truck Preservation Association 18th Annual National Brockway Truck Show

8/11/2017 - 8/13/2017

The Brockway Truck Preservation Association 18th Annual National Brockway Truck Show will take place in Cortland, NY. For more information, visit brockwaytrucks.org.

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28th Annual Great Salt Lake Truck Show

8/11/2017 - 8/13/2017

The 28th Annual Great Salt Lake Truck Show will be held in Lehi, UT. For more information, go to saltlaketruckshow.com.

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American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators Annual International Conference

8/21/2017 - 8/23/2017

The American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) Annual International Conference will be held in San Francisco, CA. For more information, visit aamwa.org.

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Great American Trucking Show

8/24/2017 - 8/26/2017

The Great American Trucking Show (GATS) will be held in Dallax, TX. Visit gatsonline.com for more information.

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Big Iron Classic

9/8/2017 - 9/9/2017

The Big Iron Classic will be held in Kasson, MN. Visit bigironclassic.com for more information.

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NMFTA Tri-Annual Meeting

9/10/2017 - 9/13/2017

The NMFTA Tri-Annual Meeting will be held in Portland, ME. Visit nmfta.org for more information.

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ATA National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

9/10/2017 - 9/17/2017

The ATA National Truck Driver Appreciation Week is Sept. 9 through Sept. 17. For more information, visit trucking.org.

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FTR Transportation Conference

9/12/2017 - 9/14/2017

The FTR Transportation Conference will be held in Indianapolis, IN. Visit ftrconference.com for more information.

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IANA Intermodel Expo

9/17/2017 - 9/19/2017

The IANA Intermodel Expo will be held in Long Beach, CA. Visit intermodal.org for more information.

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CVSA Annual Conference & Exhibition Whitehorse

9/17/2017 - 9/21/2017

The CVSA Annual Conference & Exhibition will be held in Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada. Visit cvsa.org for more information.

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ATA Technology & Maintenance Council Fall Meeting and Technical Skills Competition

9/18/2017 - 9/21/2017

The ATA Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Fall Meeting and Technical Skills Competition (SuperTech 2017) will be held in Orlando, FL. Visit truckline.com/Technology_Council.aspx for more information.

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North American Commercial Vehicle Show

9/25/2017 - 9/28/2017

The North American Commercial Vehicle Show will be held in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit nacvshow.com.

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American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition

10/21/2017 - 11/24/2017

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) Management Conference & Exhibition will be held in Orlando, FL. Go to trucking.org for more information.

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Intelligent Transportation Society of America 2017 ITS World Congress

10/29/2017 - 11/2/2017

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America 2017 ITS World Congress will be held in Montreal, Canada. For more information, go to itsa.org.

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SEMA Show (Globe Tire Expo - TIA)

10/31/2017 - 11/3/2017

The SEMA Show (Globe Tire Expo - TIA) will be held in Las Vegas, NV. Visit semashow.com for more information.

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