Upcoming Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo 2018

Discover the latest and greatest in sustainable fleet technology, operations, and implementation at the Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo 2018 on August 22 and 23 at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC.

The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference will showcase alternative fuel technologies in the biofuels, electric, natural gas, and propane arenas, with a strong focus on data-driven decisions and technologies. There will be over 50 speakers and more than 40 exhibitors, with around 300 expected attendees. The complete conference agenda can be viewed here.

This year, the three conference tracks include Connected Fleets, Alternative Fuel Solutions, and Deployment & Lessons Learned. Session topics will be:

  • Predictive Analytics
  • Electric Vehicles
  • Solutions for Port & Freight
  • Smart Mobility
  • Propane
  • Local, State, Federal Policies & Resources
  • Managing for Fleet Efficiency
  • Biofuels
  • Sustainable Garage & Facility Operations
  • Smart Cities & Smart Grid
  • Natural Gas
  • Idle Reduction

There will also be plenary panels on VW Settlement Plans & State Action, along with the Future of Sustainable Transportation.

Pre-conference events on Aug. 21 include:
  • Autogas Answers Workshop, 8:30 a.m.-noon
    Join fleet managers, government officials, environmental representatives, and propane industry experts to discuss how this domestic fuel can help you lower your fuel costs and reduce your carbon emissions immediately. The event will culminate with the opportunity to test-drive a propane vehicle.
  • 100 Best Fleets: Green Fleet Forum & Awards & Networking, 1-5 p.m.
    The national Green Fleet Award winners will be announced for Government and Commercial.
  • Networking at Durham Bulls baseball game, 7 p.m.
    Join event attendees, sponsors, exhibitors for dinner and game at the ballpark.

Early bird pricing for fleets and stakeholders is $99, and $150 for the general public. Groups of 4 or more are $50 each, and students $75. Contact Allison Carr at akcarr@ncsu.edu to receive the group discount code.

View and download the conference agenda here. The 2018 keynote speakers and plenary panelists can be found here, and breakout session speakers here. For additional details, contact Allison Carr at akcarr@ncsu.edu or 919-515-9781.

More information about the conference can be found on the website at www.sustainablefleetexpo.com. Register for the conference here.