2016 Fleet Management Conferences

Looking to explore current fleet trends, sharpen your skills as a fleet manager and network with industry professionals? We know you have a busy schedule, so we compiled a list of the best fleet management conferences coming up in 2016. Take a look and start planning!

2016 fleet conferences

Federal Fleet Management Training at the Washington Auto Show

January 26-28, 2016
Washington Convention Center - Washington, D.C.

This is a free event for federal employees with valid federal identification. The event includes over thirty training sessions that cover issues related to both agency-owned and agency-leased vehicles. Since the Federal Fleet Management Training is being held in conjunction with the Washington Auto Show, registering for the training provides attendees with private access to the Auto Show and exhibitor floors.

ATA TMC Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition

February 29-March 3, 2016
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee

The American Trucking Association is the largest national trade association for the trucking industry. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation’s freight.

Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference

March 22-24, 2016
Shoreline Community College - Seattle, Washington

VMMC uniquely connects fleet management personnel with their peers. The transportation sector includes evolving equipment and technology that they use, or will be using, in their jobs along with arising awareness of environmental responsibility, regulations, certification and permitting. All of this information is easily accessed at the VMMC annual conference.

Fleet Management Expo

April 4-7, 2016
Charleston Area Convention Center - Charleston, South Carolina

FME is a unique industry experience produced by Waste Events, LLC, that provides waste and recycling fleet owners, managers and other professionals in both the public and private sectors, hands-on information about improving their operations, a chance to network with vendors who specialize in fleet products and services as well as the opportunity to test the newest innovations in refuse trucks and equipment.

NAFA Institute & Expo

April 18-22, 2016
Austin Convention Center - Austin, Texas

NAFA’s annual Institute & Expo is the fleet management industry’s largest event. I&E provides a convenient and valuable opportunity for both new and veteran fleet managers to get the tools they need to be successful and increase their networking power. 2016 will bring the most education-packed, networking-friendly conference NAFA has presented!

ACT Expo

May 2-5, 2016
Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, California

All weight classes and alternative fuel types are represented—electric, hybrid, hydrogen, natural gas, propane autogas, and renewable fuels—providing a one-stop shop for fleets to learn how to reduce costs and emissions. Network with more than 3,500 clean transportation stakeholders and learn from peers in fleet-focused educational sessions.

Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference (EUFMC)

June 5-8, 2016
Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center - Williamsburg, Virginia

The Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference (EUFMC) is an educational conference for fleet representatives from investor-owned electric utilities, electric cooperatives and electrical contractors. The event includes a drive-through utility equipment demonstration and an equipment show that is the site of more than 60 displays.

Global Fleet Conference

June 13-15, 2016
Brussels, Belgium

The publishers of Automotive Fleet, Fleet Financials, Fleet Europe and Global Fleet join forces to bring you Global Fleet Conference. Executives and managers from the world’s largest multi-national commercial fleets who have global and/or regional fleet responsibilities will gather for dedicated training, networking and education.

Government Fleet Expo & Conference

June 20-23, 2016
Music City Center - Nashville, Tennessee

The Government Fleet Expo & Conference is an annual community gathering where public fleet professionals can have real conversations with their peers about daily challenges, get public fleet-specific training and access to the latest vehicles and technology in the exhibit hall. The event is for public sector fleet management professionals from every level of government.

Fleet Safety Conference

July 18-20, 2016
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel - Schaumburg, Illinois

The Fleet Safety Conference is the only conference of its kind designed specifically for fleet, risk, safety, sales, human resources and EHS professionals that offers expert insights and practical education on improving fleet safety.

NCSFA State Fleet Managers Workshop

September 14-16, 2016
Portland Regency Hotel & Spa - Portland, Maine

NCSFA connects managers from state, local, university and department of transportation government fleets and trade representatives to network, benchmark and share educational opportunities relating to transportation solutions and alternatives for the enhancement of its members and the industry.


September 14-17, 2016
Glendale, Arizona

Fleetcon is an educational event for all fleet personnel, fleet suppliers and all types of fleets. The event combines education and introduction to new technologies and solutions. Attendees can network with others in the fleet industry and learn from some of the best.

Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association (AFLA) Annual Conference

September 19-21, 2016
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina - San Diego, California

AFLA promotes growth, expansion and professionalism within the fleet industry by providing education, research, technical standards, representation and advancement of member interests. AFLA’s annual conference attracts more than 450 attendees each year.

Fleet Technology Expo

October 17-19, 2016
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel - Schaumburg, Illinois

FTX is for all fleet types that are looking for ways to improve operational efficiencies. Educational sessions cover topics ranging from how to turn telematics reports into actionable data to alternative fuel topics as well as ways other software, strategies and equipment can help a fleet streamline operations.

About the Author

Lori Sullivan
Marketing Director

Lori is the Director of Marketing at Fleetio and a seasoned B2B marketing and automotive advertising expert. When she's not nerding out on marketing metrics or podcasts, she is binge-watching Netflix crime dramas with her dog, Fitzgerald.

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