TMC Annual 2019

March 18-21: Atlanta, GA
Beyond the Frontier of Maintenance

Register now

TMC Annual 2019

March 18-21: Atlanta, GA
Beyond the Frontier of Maintenance

Register now

TMC Annual 2019

March 18-21 - Atlanta, GA
Beyond the Frontier of Maintenance

Register now



All About TMC's 2019 Annual Meeting

The Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition is home to trucking’s leading fleet professionals, vehicle manufacturers, and component suppliers. TMC is North America’s premier technical conference for trucking, and it’s an event you simply must attend to stay current on industry practices.

At TMC, equipment and technology professionals can:

Attend the industry’s most innovative educational sessions covering all aspects of vehicle maintenance and design. Planned by fleets, for fleets.

Gain and share information with hundreds of your peers at TMC’s Shop Talk, a free-form discussion on equipment issues.

Resolve troubling equipment issues at TMC’s Town Meeting and Fleet Operators’ Forum.

Participate in voluntary standards-setting efforts through TMC’s Study Groups and Task Forces.

Witness and participate in the most informative technical event — TMC’s Transportation Technology Exhibition. TMC’s exhibition makes available to attendees the best minds on equipment issues in the trucking industry.

Participate in TMC’s Future Truck Initiative — create industry standards for future truck technology and equipment to ensure the truck of the future is one that is the most efficient to operate and maintain.



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Schedule of Events

TMC Kickoff Breakfast

Featured Speaker: Marc Bedard, president and founder, The Lion Electric Company

Technical Session #1

Justifying, Implementing & Maintaining Active Safety Systems

Pinewood Big Rig Challenge

Competition Sponsored by TMC’s Professional Technician Development Committee

Prizes Sponsored by ConMet (Consolidated Metco)

Study Group Business Sessions (no educational sessions)

• S.6 Chassis & Brake Systems

• S.11 Sustainability & Environmental Technologies

• S.16 Service Provider

• S.17 Corrosion Control

• S.18 Automated & Electric Vehicles

• Educator Committee

Study Group Sessions

• S.4 Cab & Controls

• S.12 Onboard Vehicle Electronics

Technical Session #2

TMC/SAE Symposium— The Coming Impact of the New 21st Century Truck Partnership Initiative

Study Group Sessions

• S.3 Engine

• S.7 Trailers, Bodies & Material Handling

Study Group Sessions

• S.5 Fleet Maintenance Management

• S.14 Light-, Medium- & Specialty Vehicles

Technical Session #3

International Forces Driving Electric Vehicle Standardization

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Conference Registration  

TMC or ATA Member

TMC or ATA Member
Spouse Program (2-day off-site tour)


Spouse Program (2-day off-site tour)

First-Time Attendee

TMC/ATA Member (Fleets Only)
Non-member (Fleets Only)



First-time fleet attendees email for verification and receive a discount code. In addition, when you renew your 2019 TMC membership, you will receive a 6% savings off the rates listed above. To take advantage of this special, limited-time offer, you must renew your membership online before registering for TMC's 2019 Annual Meeting. The discount code will be included in your 2019 dues receipt.



Be sure to download the TMC Annual 2019 Mobile App to help you maximize your time, be more productive and stay connected.

With the TMC mobile app you can:

  • Stay organized with up-to-the-minute exhibitor, speaker, and event information
  • Receive important real-time communications from show organizers
  • Build a personalized schedule and bookmark exhibitors
  • Take notes and download event handouts and presentations
  • Partake in live polling during some of the sessions
  • Find attendees and connect with your colleagues
  • Interactively locate exhibitors
  • View the Shuttle bus schedule
  • Stay in-the-know and join in on social media
  • Find Atlanta local places

The TMC Mobile App is available for iPhone and Android, a hybrid web-based version for BlackBerry, and a web-based version for any smartphone that has web-enabled browser capability. Click on the appropriate icon to access/download the app for your mobile device. Or visit the Apple App Store or Google Play Store for Android Phones and search for the "ATA Meetings & Events" App. Then download the included TMC Annual 2019 app.




The exhibit hall at TMC has grown to become the premier technical exhibition for new trucking-related products and services. This is a must-attend show for suppliers to access the industry’s leading equipment purchasers.

Returning in 2019:

  • Advanced Technology pavilion for technologies such as cybersecurity, automated driving and platooning, drone/quadcopter applications, alternative fuels, telematics/over-the-air-programming, and advanced fuel economy solutions.
  • TMC Technology Showcase that allows for live demonstration of emerging technologies – a ride & drive type format.

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