Attention all drivers and supporters! Here is a compilation of some of the largest trucking events that are being held around the US throughout the year.
Mid-America Trucking Show
March 26-28 Louisville, Kentucky
The Mid-America Trucking Show had its first event in 1972, and is the largest annual heavy-duty trucking industry event in the world. This show has over 70,000 attendees and over 1,000 exhibitors from all over the world. The show is held every year at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY. With over 1.1 million sq.ft. of exhibit space, there is never a time an attendee has nothing to do.
Fleet Safety Conference
July 13-15 Schaumburg, Illinois
Driver safety is the main concern for fleet managers and stakeholders. At this conference experts have been assembled to explain some of the latest challenges and trends in safety to educate you on how you company’s fleet can avoid risk and minimize liability. When you attend you’ll hear from industry experts during keynote speeches providing you with a first-rate education. You will have the opportunity to have networking sessions with others who can bring a fresh perspective to your current fleet program, and this can lead to cutting costs without increasing risk.
July 24-25 Wilmington, Ohio
This is the only trade event that focuses exclusively on the expedited trucking industry. Where do you come to learn about the newest trucks, career opportunities, and products geared specifically to owner operators and drivers? Here of course! There is a large variety of events so there is something for everyone. Also there is free parking and admission! The event is completely open to the public making it difficult for people to say no about going to the event.
National Truck Driving Championships
August 11-15 St. Louis, Missouri
The National Truck Driving Championships is hosted by the American Trucking Association that attracts over 2,000 cheering friends, family, colleagues and spectators. This event includes 415+ top professional truck drivers from around the US being tested in a written exam, a driving course and a pre-trip inspection. If you’re looking for a fun time and exciting experience, this will be the place to be!