2012 Conference Agenda
The agenda and scheduled guest speakers are as of May 13, 2012. Every attempt will be made not to deviate from the below; however, The Truck Blue Book reserves the right to make changes if necessary.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
NEW FOR 2012: Valuation Pre-Conference (Advance Registration and Additional Fee Required)
Maximize your experience and get a jump start on networking as we discuss more in-depth specific valuations of equipment, components and options, and review the Blue Book Advisory Council Meeting.
Swamp Safari Tour
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
9:20 am - 10:00 am An Overview and Understanding of CSA, Michael Irwin, CD, CDT, Director of Safety & Quality Assurance, DEKRA CFPS (PGA Ballroom A&B)
11:00 am - 12:00 p.m. Simplifying Your Life, Sam Davidson, President, Cool People Care (PGA Ballroom A&B)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm "The Spunky Old Broad": Live a Regret-Free Life, Dr. Gayle Carson, CSP, CMC, SOB*, Carson Research Center (PGA Ballroom A&B)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Calculating the Operational Costs of Trucking, Daniel Murray, VP Research, Americna Transportation Research Institute (PGA Ballroom A&B)
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Break & Vendor Fair (PGA Championship Hall)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Natural Gas, the Future or a Fad?, Peter Taglia, Environmental Geologist, Wisconsin State Energy Office (PGA Ballroom A&B)
3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Embracing Struggles to Develop a Mentality of Victory and Triumph, Command Sergeant Major Jose L. Garcia-Aponte, Co-Founder, Operation Giveback (PGA Ballroom A&B)
Registration will be located in the PGA Ballroom Foyer on the main level of the resort.
Monday, May 14, 2012 (7:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 (7:00 am - 7:30 pm)
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 (7:00 am - 5:00 pm)» Get Registered