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NAFA’s Institute & Expo Selected As A 2016 Trade Show News Network Top 250 Trade Show Pick
(PRINCETON, NJ – MARCH 20, 2017) – In early-March, NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) was pleased to learn its 2016 edition of the annual conference, the Institute & Expo (I&E), earned a spot on the 2016 Trade Show News Network (TSNN) Top 250 Trade Show List. This honor comes just as NAFA finalizes efforts for the 2017 I&E, taking place April 25-28, in Tampa, Florida.
An award-winning premier fleet management trade show, NAFA’s I&E covers all facets of the industry under one roof and is the largest event of its kind in the United States.
Culled from show management information and data supplied to TSNN, the Top 250 Trade Show List received a record number of submissions and represents the top 250 trade shows held last year in the U.S. ranked by net square footage.
“We are thrilled to be recognized once again by TSNN,” says NAFA’s Chief Executive Officer, Phillip E. Russo, CAE. “With so many events taking place throughout the year, it is phenomenal to be among the select few considered. It is a testament to our teams’ hard work and dedication to continuously innovate and provide the fleet industry with a single source for all their fleet needs.”
Boasting over 2,000 fleet professionals and a record-breaking over 260 exhibitors, I&E attendees are invited to receive cutting-edge training and education; discover unique new products, services, and product innovations; and network with top industry fleet professionals. The event remains the single most important relationship-building opportunity in the United States for all sectors of the fleet industry.
NAFA’s 2017 Institute & Expo provides the leading educational opportunities available to fleet professionals. The conference features Certified Automotive Fleet Management (CAFM®) testing and training, plus over education 40 sessions, 8 Boot Camp sessions, 2 Pre-Cons, 3 general sessions, and 4 special events to maximize the educational options available to fleet professionals. NAFA I&E offers innovative programs such as the new Sustainable Fleet pre-conference event, the updated International Fleet Academy pre-conference event, and networking through the 15 scheduled opportunities over the conference’s 4 days.
For more information or to register for the conference, visit www.nafainstitute.org/agenda
About NAFA Fleet Management Association
NAFA is the association for professionals who manage fleets of sedans, public safety vehicles, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for organizations in North America and across the globe. NAFA’s members are responsible for the specification, acquisition, maintenance, repair, fueling, risk management, and remarketing of more than 4.6 million vehicles that drive an estimated 50-billion miles each year. NAFA’s members control assets and services well in excess of $100-billion each year.
NAFA’s members manage fleets for corporations covering a wide range of manufacturing and service organizations, governments (whether local, state and/or federal), and public service entities (public safety, law enforcement, educational institutions, utilities, etc.); still other members serve financial institutions, insurance companies, non-profit organizations, and the like. For more information, visit http://www.nafa.org.
About NAFA’s Institute & Expo
The 2017 Institute & Expo takes place April 25-28 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida. The event program, created by fleet managers for fleet managers, features fleet training, education, and workshops; and an Expo Floor consisting of more than 250 companies showcasing their products and services. Pre-conference events on April 24, 2017, offer comprehensive insight into the world of global fleet management, sustainability practices, and law enforcement fleet concerns. For more information, visit http://www.nafainstitute.org.
NAFA thanks media partners Autosphere.ca, CAMAUTO, Canadian Automotive Fleet, Canadian Automotive Review, Charged Electric Vehicles, Field Technologies, Fleet Digest, Fleet Management, Fleet Management Weekly, Fuels & Lubes International, Modern WorkTruck Solutions, The Municipal, Naylor Association Solutions, NGTNews, Utility Fleet Professional, and Utility Products for their continued support of NAFA’s Institute & Expo, the industry’s largest gathering of fleet professionals.