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11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
1:00 – 1:30 PM
Welcome - Dialed In
Mark Roling, Cottingham & Butler
1:30 – 2:30 PM
Navigating Freight Broker Challenges

Rob Moseley

Understand the current issues and threats faced by freight brokers in the trucking industry. Explore strategies and best practices for overcoming freight broker challenges.
Identify effective techniques for enhancing efficiency and profitability in freight brokerage operations.

2:30 - 2:45 PM




2:45 - 3:00 PM

Revolutionizing Driver Health

Michael Kelly, HealthCheck360

Understand why traditional disease management programs have failed, and what you can do about it. Learn about the impact chronic care management programs can have on your bottom line. Find out how new mobile technology, including integrated tracking tools support employees, on and off the road. 

3:00 – 3:45 PM
Driving into the Future:
The Latest Developments in Autonomous Truck Technology

Jim Mullen

Dive into the transformative world of autonomous truck technology. Jim will share the benefits of self-driving trucks, gain valuable insights into the pathway and timeline for their commercialization, and separate fact from fiction concerning the ever-evolving regulatory environment.


3:45 - 4:00 PM


4:00 – 5:00 PM

Keynote - As Tough As They Come

Travis Mills

Gain inspiration and motivation to embrace a positive mindset and overcome life's challenges. Learn resilience strategies and techniques to persevere in the face of adversity. Explore the concept of leadership and the qualities that contribute to effective leadership. Reflect on personal goals and aspirations, and identify steps to pursue a fulfilling and purpose-driven life.
5:00 – 7:30 PM
Networking Reception & Dinner
7:30 – 9:00 PM
9:00 – 9:15 AM
Welcome Back
Mark Roling, Cottingham & Butler
9:15 – 10:15 AM
The Political Roadmap

Bruce Mehlman

Gain insights into influential leaders and policy trends shaping the trucking industry in 2023. Understand the potential implications of current and upcoming elections and political developments on the transportation sector. Identify strategies for adapting to and navigating changes in regulations and government policies.

10:15 – 10:30 AM


10:30 – 10:45 AM


10:45 - 11:45 AM

Legal Frontiers

Greg Feary

Understand the regulatory landscape and compliance requirements in the transportation industry, including specifics on the following independent contractor issues: AB5, US DOL proposed IC test rule, key state law IC decisions in past 18 months and the emergence of IL's biometric information privacy act liability for truckers. 

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM



1:00 – 2:00 PM

The Power of Positivity

Larry Weaver

Through humor and captivating business anecdotes, Larry will illustrate the keys to maintaining a positive attitude, improving mental and physical health, embracing change, and achieving personal and professional goals.


2:00 – 2:15 PM



2:15 – 3:15 PM

Economic Roadmap

Donald Broughton

Gain insights into key economic indicators and trends impacting the trucking industry.
Understand the relationship between economic factors and the prosperity of trucking businesses. Identify opportunities and strategies for leveraging economic insights to achieve growth and profitability.


3:15 – 4:15 PM

Keynote - Uncommon Leadership

Ben Newman

Identify and understand the core qualities that drive leaders to consistently strive for excellence. Gain insights into the mindset and habits of high-performing individuals and leaders. Learn techniques for setting and pursuing ambitious goals that align with your values and passions. Explore methods for fostering a positive and empowering mindset that fuels personal and professional growth. Reflect on your own leadership style and identify areas for growth and development.
4:15 – 4:30 PM
Mark Roling, Cottingham & Butler
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Cocktail Reception

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