Networking & Activities

Opening Reception

Tuesday’s Opening Reception will be held at the Grand Hall Bar. Join fellow attendees for hearty appetizers and beverages. This is a fantastic way to end the first day of the conference and connect with speakers and attendees.

Networking Industry Themed Lunch

Wednesday’s lunch is sorted by theme into separate rooms to help attendees identify where they want to sit. The room themes are Truck & Trailer Equipment, Rail Equipment, Trucking, Shippers, and Intermodal.

Networking Breaks

On Wednesday and Thursday, FTR offers two thirty-minute networking breaks between sessions. Fuel up on beverages and snacks, and gain access to the attendees you want to connect with. This is also a great time to follow up with 1 on 1 access to speakers.

Women in Transportation Event

FTR is excited to announce it’s Women in Transportation event. FTR’s VP of Customer Relations, Helen Lile, will host an informal event for women, allowing attendees the chance to connect and engage with other female leaders in the transportation industry.

Morning Run/Walk – Indy Canal

Wednesday, September 11th – 6:00 AM

Thursday, September 12th – 6:00 AM

Start your day off right with a 3 or 5 mile run, or a 2 mile walk down the Indy canal.  A great time to enjoy the beauty of Indianapolis and engage with your colleagues. Participates also receive a complimentary running shirt.

Primetime Event: Night at the Pavilion

Back by popular demand,  our Night at the Pavilion will consist of dinner at the Pavilion at Pan Am, followed by an exciting lineup of casino style games and entertainment fit for all. This is a must attend networking event!