TMC Annual 2020

February 24-27: Atlanta, GA
Advancing Careers in Maintenance Management

Register now

TMC Annual 2020

February 24-27: Atlanta, GA
Advancing Careers in Maintenance Management

Register now

TMC Annual 2020

February 24-27: Atlanta, GA
Advancing Careers in Maintenance Management

Register now



All About TMC's 2020 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. #TMCAnnual20 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.

Schedule of Events

Pinewood Big Rig Challenge Competition

Location: PTDC Booth in the TMC Exhibit Hall

Fill out the form HERE and register by Monday, February 3, 2020

Check-in, Test & Tune: (Monday) 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Best Appearance Contest: 10:30 - 11:00 am
Fastest Truck Contest: 11:00 - 11:30 am
Trophy Presentation: After races end.

TMC Kickoff Breakfast

Featured Speaker: Mike Abrashoff, Former Commander, USS Benfold and author, "It's Your Ship."

Technical Session #1

"Shop Scheduling for Maximum Uptime: Fleet and Service Dealer Perspectives"

Study Group Sessions

• S.1 Electrical

• S.4 Cabs & Controls

• S.7 Trailers, Bodies & Material Handling

Study Group Business Sessions (No Educational Sessions)

• S.5 Fleet Maintenance Management

• S.14 Light- & Medium- and Specialty Trucks

• S.16 Service Provider

• S.17 Corrosion Control

• S.18 Automated & Electric Vehicles

• Educator Committee

Study Group Sessions

• S.6 Chassis & Brake Systems

• S.11 Sustainability & Environmental Technologies

• S.12 Onboard Vehicle Electronics

Technical Session #2

TMC/SAE Symposium - "The Combination Vehicle as a Connected Whole"

Management Session #1

TMC LEAN/Six Sigma Training Session: "A Deep Dive Into the Causes of Waste Within Fleet Maintenance"

What attendees say

Meeting Registration  

TMC/ATA Member

$500 - Spouse Program


$500 - Spouse Program 

First-Time Attendee (Fleets Only)*

TMC/ATA Member


*First-time fleet attendees email or call 703-838-1763 for verification and to receive a discount code. In addition, when you renew your 2020 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 2020 Annual Meeting. The discount code will be included in your 2020 dues receipt.



Be sure to download the TMC Annual 2020 Mobile App to help you maximize your time, be more productive and stay connected. Go to your app store and search for the "ATA Meetings & Events" App. Then download the included "TMC Annual 2020" app.

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 and final Atlanta local places
  • Stay in-the-know and join in on social media

Tell others you're going! We've created a library of #TMCAnnual20 graphics for you to download and share with your followers. Connect with others attending and make sure to use #TMCAnnual20 in your posts and tag us! 




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 2020:

  • 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.
  • 10th Annual Pinewood Big Rig Challenge - Contest will be held at the PTDC Booth in the TMC Exhibit Hall Tuesday, February 25. Find more information and REGISTER BY FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14th (EXTENDED deadline)

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