The Truckload Carriers Association has announced that its 2000 Independent Contractor Division annual meeting will be held Sept. 14-15 at the Marriott DFW Hotel South, Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas.

The meeting, for companies that use independent contractors, has the theme this year of "Partnership and Profitability: A Winning Combination." Topics on the tentative agenda include demographic changes in the next century, emerging trends with independent contractors, best practices for supporting your independent contractors, and training for independent contractors.