Trucking fleet conferences and trade shows allow industry professionals a chance to network with peers, develop growth strategies and explore the latest industry trends. Here are some of the best trucking events to attend in 2020.
Update: Due to the outbreak of COVID-19, many fleet conferences and trade shows have elected to cancel or postpone events. We will continually update this page as new dates or cancellations are announced.
February 24 - 27, 2020
Georgia World Congress Center - Atlanta, GA
The TMC Annual Meeting is one of the top technical conferences for the trucking industry. TMC offers a variety of education sessions focused on fleet maintenance, shop talks for troubleshooting equipment issues and initiatives centered around the future of trucking.
March 1-3, 2020
Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention - Kissimmee, FL
Each year, The Truckload Carriers Association hosts an annual convention centered around the truckload sector of the motor carrier industry. This event features educational opportunities, networking events and discussions about the future of the truckload carriers industry.
March 3 - 6, 2020
Indiana Conference Center - Indianapolis, IN
In conjunction with the Work Truck Show, the Green Truck Summit provides attendees an inside look into the latest trends and initiatives in commercial vehicle clean energy. The Green Truck Summit will share what industry leaders are doing to work toward zero-emission trucking and discuss sustainable strategies, alternative fuels and electric vehicles.
The Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) is a great event for learning about new products and best practices from industry experts through education sessions and hands-on demonstrations. With over 1,000 exhibitors, participants can get a comprehensive look at the best solutions in the trucking industry.
April 6 - 8, 2020 September 18 - 20, 2020
Indiana Convention Center - Indianapolis, IA
The National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) Institute and Expo is the world’s largest fleet management event. Over the course of three days, fleet management professionals gather to network, discuss emerging technologies and attend over 40 education sessions.
July 9-11, 2020
Iowa 80 Truckstop - Walcott, Iowa
The Annual Truckers Jamboree has been celebrating America’s truckers since 1979. This family-friendly event features over 175 exhibits encompassing all things trucking, including an antique truck display and a chance to meet and learn from fellow truckers.
August 27 - 29, 2020
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - Dallas, TX
The Great American Trucking Show (GATS) is an annual gathering of industry representatives throughout the trucking industry. Attendees can expect an interactive experience centered around the continual advancements of trucking solutions and technology.
September 20 - 24, 2020
Chase Center on the Riverfront - Wilmington, DE
The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance is a nonprofit made up of local, state, territorial and federal CMV safety officials and industry representatives. The annual conference and expo is a change for government enforcement officials and industry professionals to discuss how to improve transportation safety in North America.
October 24 - 28, 2020
Gaylord Rockies Resort - Denver, CO
The American Trucking Association’s Management Conference and Exhibition connect trucking leaders and industry professionals from across the country to discuss trends in trucking and how to improve the industry. Explore interactive exhibits, network with fellow professionals and experience valuable educational sessions focused on truck management.
October 26 - 28, 2020
Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort - Austin, TX
The Work Fleet Forum unites fleet managers and vendors at an intimate event, enabling powerful peer-to-peer discussion and learning. With just 45 fleet managers chosen to attend, these dialogues and small group meetings help attendees engage and form strong bonds that last outside the forum.
November 19 - 21, 2020
Omni Nashville Hotel - Nashville, TN
The NASTC is an active association for smaller trucking companies in the U.S. that works to advocate for its members. Their annual conference provides training sessions and the chance to network with other small trucking peers.