87th Annual Conference
"Drive Your Destination"
Member price: $499
Non-member price: $599
When: July 30- August 1, 2019
Where: Arrowwood Resort, Alexandria, MN
Call Arrowwood to Reserve Your Room 866-386-5263. Use the promo code MTA19 when reserving your room.
- Rooms are Filling Fast: Multiple Room Condos and Townhouses may be available and some single rooms may be available Wednesday night
Other Resort & Hotel Options in Alexandria
- Geneva Beach (320) 763-3200
- Spirit Cove Bed and Breakfast (320) 834-7250
- Hampton Inn (320) 763-3360
- Fairfield Inn (320) 763-0133
GOLF TOURNAMENT (July 30, 2019) - SOLD OUT
CLICK TO REGISTER FOR GOLF (Contact Kristi@mntruck.org to be added to the WAITING LIST)
Missed out on the Golf Tournament - Register NOW for the MTA Top Golf event on September 16, 2019! Register Your Team
CONFERENCE PRESENTED BY:
Click HERE for Service Award nomination forms to nominate your peers for the President's award, Outstanding Service award, Safety Professional of the Year award, and Maintenance Professional of the Year award.
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Anthony Bourke, Mach 2 Consulting
All great leaders have a system for driving peak performance. This hard-charging, high-impact session will offer straightforward, critical tools that U.S. fighter pilots employ to lead their wingmen into the demanding environment of aerial combat.
Learn how the best fighter squadrons and the best businesses in the world hire future leaders, how they properly train those individuals, and promote a process of continuous improvement to stay one step ahead of the competition.
Trucking Advocacy in the Trump Era: Win, Lose or Draw?
Bill Sullivan, American Trucking Associations
The 2016 election brought new faces and priorities to the White House, Congress and federal agencies. The 2018 election saw the resurgence of democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives and many state offices. Regulatory reform and reduction of business burdens were promised.
How has it actually played out? What can trucking businesses expect in the future? Bill Sullivan, Executive VP of Advocacy at ATA will pull back the curtain and provide an insider's look at trucking wins, losses and their additional impacts on state legislatures.
Setting the Vision and Making it Happen: CEO Panel
Kari Rihm, Rihm Kenworth, Jason Michels, Long Haul Trucking, Todd Gilbert, Valley Cartage
Taking a big idea and turning it into your corporate reality takes strategy, planning and pure grit, but most of all, vision. This CEO panel will share their experiences in taking their companies through visionary processes that have delivered dramatic growth and success.
BREAKOUT SESSION A
Fuel Efficiency, Technology, GHG3 2020 Mandate
Mike Roeth, North American Council for Freight Efficiency
Mike Roeth leads the North American Council for Freight Efficiency, which has the mission of doubling freight efficiencies.
Mike will share the confidence trucking fleets should have in currently available technologies, show how seven fleets proved 10.1 MPG is possible in the real world, and share their findings on electric trucks as NACFE helps guide future change.
BREAKOUT SESSION B
Business Continuity Planning
Brenda Fake, O-2 Optimizing Organizations
One of the most important things to influence employee satisfaction and performance is how much they trust that corporate operations will continue to matter what. In the absence of information, people assume the worse. Remove the questions and the doubts!
Find out how to create and communicate your business continuity plan today so it's ready when you need it- now and in the future.
Click HERE for the conference schedule