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Agenda

The HDTX agenda consists of an array of offerings that provide participants with numerous opportunities for meaningful connections amid a resort setting. It’s an excellent environment that will foster casual conversations and information sharing.

Last updated: May 4, 2018

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Welcome & Check-In

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Vehicle Showcase

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Free Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Welcome Reception

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Dinner & Welcome Address

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Evening eXchange: Cigar & Cordial Night

Thursday, May 10, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast Buffet

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Mike Roeth Presentation

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Challenges Roundtables

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Supplier Host Presentations

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

State of Industry for Supplier Hosts

10:25 AM - 11:35 AM

One-on-One Supplier Host Appointments

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Group Photo

12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Networking Lunch with Address

1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Trucking Outlook in an Untested Economic Environment

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

HDT Fleet Innovator Awards

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

HDT Fleet Innovator Panel Discussion and Q&A

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Supplier Host Presentations

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

State of Industry for Supplier Hosts

4:30 PM - 6:04 PM

One-on-One Supplier Host Appointments

6:04 PM - 7:00 PM

FREE TIME

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Reception

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Dinner

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Evening eXchange: Stargazing, Cigars & Bourbon Tasting

Friday, May 11, 2018

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Breakfast Buffet

8:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Supplier Host Presentations

9:00 AM - 10:34 AM

One-on-One Supplier Host Appointments

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Farewell Lunch

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Departures

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Testimonials

Chris Miller

"HDTX is head and shoulders above traditional trade shows when it comes to prime time sales lead gathering."

-Chris Miller, Vice President, E-ZOIL, Tonawanda, NY

Tim Zigler

"HDTX provides an intimate, focused event with sufficient time to interact with both industry suppliers and other fleet professionals to discuss the demands placed on our business. I would highly recommend this event in the future."

-Tim Zigler, Maintenance Manager, Chief Carriers Inc., Grand Island, NE

Bill Morgan

"As a supplier host, we were very pleased with HDTX! The ability for a manufacturer to have quality interaction and networking time with many fleets was truly a win-win for us and the fleet manager. We would certainly attend this event in the future"

-Bill Morgan, National Sales Manager,, E-ZOIL Products, Inc., Tonawanda, NY

Daniel Poeschel

"I learned about a lot of different types of equipment available to the industry and their benefits. I took away 3 solid ideas that I can implement rather quickly, which will help reduce fleet maintenance costs."

-Daniel Poeschel, Associate Dean, Transportation, Fox Valley Technical College, Appleton, WI

Mike Harris

"The event was outstanding with the opportunity to engage new prospect customers, as well as connect with industry experts to discuss real world challenges and solutions."

-Mike Harris, Vice President and General Manager, National Accounts Business, FleetPride, Inc., Irving, TX

Jay Matthewson

"I learned a great deal from other fleet managers, including new specs on trucks. I was also able to talk to several OEM suppliers and vendors on items that could be used in our fleet."

-Jay Matthewson, Fleet Manager, Ben E Keith Co., San Antonio, TX

"The event was an excellent way to meet potential new customers, understand their needs, and set appointments to follow up with their companies. HDTX was very well organized. The venue was intimate, allowing for great networking."

-Natalie Olson, Communications & Event Manager, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MIY

Paul Johnson

"I can read all day, but I got more out of HDTX than I could get in a thousand magazines. So THANK YOU all who put this together."

-Paul Johnson, Safety Manager, R. l. Leek Industries Inc., Rockford, IL

Brian Kujala

"The educated and knowledgeable staff at all levels creates an event that is focused around the fleet, the supplier, and our joint needs. You get what you put in, and HDT makes that process very clear and simple. Great job."

-Brian Kujala, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Hadley, Grandville, MI

Kevin Tomlinson

"HTDX was very well put together and the table discussions helped to get a lot of things taken care of. You were able to have face-to face time with the suppliers,the format was quick and easy, just honest conversation about products."

-Kevin Tomlinson, Director of Maintenance, South Shore Transportation, Sandusky, OH

Rob Myers

"We were very pleased with the networking opportunities at HDTX."

-Rob Myers, Vice President of Sales, Phillips Industries, Santa Fe Springs, CA

Jarit Cornelius

"The HDTX event surpassed my expectations. Spending dedicated time with various vendors allowed me to make conscious decisions about topics of conversations and the amount of time spent networking with fleets was exceptional."

-Jarit Cornelius, Vice President Asset Maintenance & Compliance, Sharp Transport Inc., Ethridge, TN

Zach Meiborg

"Great networking opportunity and I would highly recommend it to others."

-Zach Meiborg, President, Meiborg Bros Inc., Rockford IL

Marc Scibilia

"HDTX is one of the most valuable events you can attend for your company’s bottom line."

-Marc Scibilia, Director of Safety and Maintenance, Atlas Trucking Company LLC, Taylor, MI

2018 Supplier Hosts

Presenting Supplier Hosts
Great Dane International
Presenting Fleet Innovator Host
Phillips
Enhanced Supplier Hosts
Amerit Dana Eaton Epicvue IMI Meritor Minimizer Valvoline Vnomics Webasto
Supplier Hosts
Cat Scale East E-ZOIL Fleet Pride Gates Goodyear Hadley Hendrickson Maxion Wheels MiaSole Mobileye Pressure Pro Shell Lubricants SKF Wash-Bots
Supporter
TMC