2017 Fleet Management Conferences


The fleet industry is constantly changing and developing new regulations and technologies to improve fleet operations. Check out these 2017 fleet management conferences for the opportunity to stay up-to-date on the latest industry news and to network with other fleet management professionals.

FedFleet 2017

January 31 - February 2, 2017
Washington Convention Center - Washington, D.C.

This is a free event for federal employees with valid federal identification. The event includes over 40 training sessions that cover issues related to both agency-owned and agency-leased vehicles. Since FedFleet 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 27 - March 2, 2017
Music City Center - Nashville, TN

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.

FM17 Fleet Manager Conference

March 7, 2017
Manchester Victoria & Albert Marriott Hotel - Manchester, ENG

May 16, 2017
Whittlebury Hall - Towcester, ENG

FM17 focuses on the public sector & housing for fleet professionals working for the government and trusts. If you have previously attended FM15 or FM16, your registration is free.

Mid-America Trucking Show

March 23 - 25, 2017
Kentucky Expo Center - Louisville, KY

MATS is the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry event in the world. It is held each year at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY. The show attracts 70,000 attendees and 1,000+ exhibitors from throughout the United States and abroad.

Vehicle Maintenance Management Conference

March 28 - 30, 2017
Shoreline Community College - Seattle, WA

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.

NAFA Institute & Expo

April 25 - 28, 2017
Tampa Convention Center - Tampa, FL

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. For 2017, NAFA has added a keynote presentation on leadership and innovation and a sustainability-focused pre-con on Monday April 24, 2017.

ACT Expo

May 1 - 4, 2017
Long Beach Convention Center - Long Beach, CA

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.

Waste Expo

May 8 - 11, 2017
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - New Orleans, LA

The Waste Expo is where the best minds in the waste management, recycling and organics industry find inspiration. The expo allows industry professionals to learn from the experts in educational sessions, touch the latest products, test the latest technologies, network and do business.

Australasian Fleet Conference & Exhibition 2017

May 11 - 12, 2017
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre - Melbourne, AU

The Australasian Fleet Conference & Exhibition is an intimate setting to meet with fleet professionals exclusively from Australasia and build alliances, share resources and hear personal experiences about overcoming industry obstacles.


Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference 2017

June 4 - 7, 2017
Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center - Williamsburg, VA

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 6 - 8, 2017
Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay - Miami, FL

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 12 - 15, 2017
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center - San Antonio, TX

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 24 - 26, 2017
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel - Schaumburg, IL

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.

FleetCon 2017

September 11 - 13, 2017
Utah Valley Convention Center - Provo, UT

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.

NCSFA State Fleet Managers Workshop

September 12 - 14, 2017
Des Moines Marriott Downtown — Des Moines, IA

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.

Automotive Fleet & Leasing Association Annual Conference

September 17 - 20, 2017
M Resort & Spa Casino - Henderson, NV

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.

International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition

October 3 - 5, 2017
Kentucky Exposition Center - Louisville, KY

The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), also known as The Demo Expo, is an event for utility professionals and construction contractors to gain comprehensive insight into the latest technologies, innovations, insights, and trends affecting their industry. Visit more than 950 leading manufacturers, “test run” products specific to your operation’s needs and learn from the pros.

TLPA 99th Annual Convention and Trade Show

October 8 - 12, 2017
Hyatt Regency Denver/Denver Convention Center - Denver, CO

The Taxicab, Limousine and Paratransit Association’s annual conference will feature about 100 vendors showcasing the most advanced products and services available to help you run your business more efficiently. Whether you are a fleet operator or an industry supplier, participating in this prominent industry event will be critical to the continued revitalization of your business.

Work Fleet Forum

November 8 - 10, 2017
The Sawgrass Marriott - Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

The Work Fleet Forum is an event to network with fellow fleet managers in utility, telecom, field service and repair, infrastructure and construction industries and to meet with top vendors in the space. Fleet managers with a fleet size of 100 or more can qualify for a full scholarship covering airfare, lodging and meals. Apply here.

Fleet Technology Expo

On hold for 2017, but will be back in 2018

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.

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