Networking & Receptions

Opening Reception – Sponsored by TrinityRail

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 Themed Lunches – Sponsored by HDMA

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.

New for 2018!

Women in Transportation Luncheon

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

Primetime Event: Night at the Pavilion – Sponsored by

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!