2021 Trucking Conferences and Trade Shows

Whether you attend these 2021 trucking fleet management conferences virtually or in-person, you’ll be able to network with industry peers and attend educational sessions to learn about the latest innovations in trucking.


Work Truck Show

March 8 - 12, 2021


The Work Truck Show is going digital this year to allow members of the commercial vehicle community to connect online and get exclusive updates about the latest trucks, equipment and other new products. Attendees can get access to virtual sessions on sustainability, trucking technology and market trends.

Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting

April 12 - 15, 2021

Orlando, Florida - Orange County Convention Center

The TMC Annual Meeting is one of the top technical conferences for trucking fleet professionals, vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers. TMC offers a variety of education sessions focused on vehicle maintenance, trucking design innovation and the future of trucking.

Truckload Carriers Association Annual Convention

April 17 - 20, 2021

Las Vegas, Nevada - Wynn Las Vegas

The Truckload Carriers Association’s annual convention focuses on the truckload sector of the motor carrier fleet industry. Participants can attend educational sessions, networking events and roundtable discussions about advancements in the industry.

Walcott Truckers Jamboree

July 8 - 10, 2021

Iowa 80 Truckstop - Walcott, Iowa

The Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree has been celebrating America’s truckers since 1979. This family-friendly event features over 100 trucking exhibits, an antique truck display and a chance to network with fellow truckers.

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CVSA Annual Conference and Exhibition

August 29 - September 2, 2021

Wilmington, Delaware - Chase Center on the Riverfront

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance is a nonprofit made up of local, state, territorial and federal CMV safety officials and industry representatives. Their annual conference and expo is an opportunity for government enforcement officials and fleet professionals to share ideas about improving road safety in North America.

NAFA Institute and Expo

August 30 - September 1, 2021

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - David L. Lawrence Convention Center

The National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) Institute and Expo is the world’s largest fleet management conference. Participants can learn about emerging technologies and solutions in the fleet, network with peers and attend exclusive educational sessions.

American Trucking Association Management Conference and Exhibition

October 23 - 27,2021


The American Trucking Association’s Management Conference and Exhibition (MCE) brings together trucking professionals from across the country to discuss trends and advancement in the industry. Participants can experience interactive exhibits, educational sessions and networking opportunities.


Great American Trucking Show



The Great American Trucking Show (GATS) will host a virtual event for trucking industry professionals to learn about the latest advancements in trucking solutions and technology. Visit their website to get more information about virtual events and workshops.

Mid-America Trucking Show


The Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) showcases new tools and best practices from trucking industry experts. With over 70,000 attendees in 2019, MATS is one of the largest and most comprehensive events for trucking industry professionals.

National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC) Annual Conference


The NASTC is an active association for smaller U.S. trucking companies. Their annual conference provides training sessions and networking opportunities for small trucking fleets.

Work Fleet Forum


The Work Fleet Forum brings together fleet managers and vendors for intimate, peer-to-peer roundtables and learning sessions. 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.

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