Seminars


Seminars


The Mid-America Trucking Show is proud to provide its Attendees with informative, constructive, and trucking-oriented seminars; information that goes well beyond "good to know" and enters into a "must-know" situation. These seminars will provide invaluable information for companies, fleets, and trucking professionals. All seminars take place in South Wing Conference Room B-104. All seminars are free-of-charge and do not require advanced registration. Thanks to Truckstop.com and their proud educational support of the seminar room.

Seminar Schedule

Seminars take place in B-104 in the South Wing Lobby
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Thursday, March 23

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Picking and Choosing the Most Profitable Loads
    Truckstop.com
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM How to Get More MPG’s Out of Your Truck Dan Arcy
    Shell Lubricants
    Mike Roeth
    North American Council on Fuel Efficiency
  • 12:30 PM -   1:30 PM How Onboard Monitoring Systems Can Improve Driver Performance & Do Crash Avoidance Systems Help Reduce Truck Accidents? Bob Bringgold
    Northland Insurance
    Kevin Grove, Andrew Krum
    Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)
  • 1:45 PM -   2:45 PM (Session Topic & Speaker Pending) American Trucking Association (ATA)
  • 3:00 PM -   4:00 PM Minimum Training Requirements for Entry-Level Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators (Entry Level Driver Training- ELDT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
  • 4:15 PM -   5:15 PM "CMV Accidents - What You Need to Know."
    Marvin Johnson & Assocciates
    Wayne Andrews

Friday, March 24

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Building Profitable Freight Relationships
    Truckstop.com
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM Introduction to the Electronic Logging Device Rule and Implementation Plan (ELD) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
  • 12:30 PM -   1:30 PM OSHA, EPA Safety Requirments and Best Practices for Your Service Facility. Craig Downey
    KPA LLC
  • 1:45 PM -   2:45 PM IRS; Per Diem and Tax Expenses Donna Sullivan
    Per Diem Plus LLC
  • 3:00 PM -   4:00 PM Driver Training and Certification Program Truckers Against Trafficking
  • 4:15 PM -   5:15 PM Let's Truck Sirius XM

Saturday, March 25

  • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM How to Determine Your Cost Per Mile Truckstop.com
  • 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM How Data is Driving the Transportation Evolution Cargo Chief
  • 12:30 PM -   1:30 PM Driver Training and Certification Program Truckers Against Trafficking
  • 1:45 PM -   2:45 PM Introduction to the Electronic Logging Device Rule and Implementation Plan (ELD) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)
  • 3:00 PM -   4:00 PM Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspections Kentucky State Police (KSP)