Launched in 2017, the Transportation Director Summit at STN EXPO is a signature event designed exclusively for qualified transportation directors. Participants will network with peers and vendor partners throughout two days, starting Friday, July 13, 2018, and continuing all day Saturday, July 14, 2018, prior to the start of the regular STN EXPO conference. Discussions will take place within small groups of 3 to 4 transportation directors and one assigned vendor partner. Each group of transportation directors rotate after each speaker from table to table providing guaranteed time together.
3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Welcome, Networking and Introductions
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Matt Griswold & Jarrod Underdown
People Centric Consulting Group
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Appetizers and drinks
7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Continental Networking Breakfast
8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Go From A to THE®: Stop Being A Leader. Start Being THE Leader!
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Safety & Driver Training Strategy w/ Jeff Cassell, School Bus Safety Company
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch & Technology Panel Discussion
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
OEM Powertrain Panel Discussion
Closing Thoughts and Takeaways
Tony Corpin & Ryan Gray
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Appetizers and drinks
The Powerful Science of Visual Note-Taking Provided by Ink Factory
How will transportation directors be selected?
Conference attendees will sign-up for STN EXPO as a full conference attendee though Cvent identifying their interest in participating at the TD Summit. Then the STN team will carefully vet all applicants to validate their credentials as a key decision maker. We have a 100-person maximum limit.
When will our two reps talk to the transportation directors?
Your reps will have the opportunity to interact during the entire 2-day event. Reps will be broken into small groups of 3 to 4 and the networking breaks will provide an opportunity to share about the value proposition of your company and offerings. Additionally, curated social functions will provide more networking opportunities.
What is going to keep the directors there?
The content, speakers and peer discussions. It’s about a team problem solving experience with focused meaningful content and networking with key suppliers to solve challenges. Additionally, F&B will be provided during the lunch, breaks and cocktail hour.
What is the Friday evening ice breaker and networking like?
Participating reps will have an opportunity to stand for an introduction plus say a few words to the group. We will have F&B provided and a cocktail hour for Friday’s event. The ice breaker is led by the consulting team at People Centric. They’ll be utilizing team building and problem-solving techniques to bring the everyone together in a fresh and creative way.
Are our reps required to attend all the sessions?
Yes, they are an important part of the discussion, problem solving and networking.
How do reps interact with the transportation directors during these sessions?
Discussions will take place within small groups of 3 to 4 transportation directors and one assigned vendor partner. Each group of transportation directors rotate after each speaker from table to table providing guaranteed time together. Your two reps would be assigned a specific table such as #1 & #7.