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In an era where the pace of innovation accelerates daily, NAFA Fleet Management Association (NAFA) is excited to spotlight a cornerstone event at the Institute & Expo (I&E) 2024: the OEM Panel Discussion.

Esteemed leaders from Toyota, Stellantis, GM Envolve and Ford Pro will gather on Tuesday, April 23, to highlight the future of the automotive industry, and its next phase of evolution that will impact every driver, in every fleet, and on every road.

"Bringing together the brightest minds from leading OEMs, the OEM Panel Discussion at I&E stands as a testament to our commitment to providing fleet professionals with forward-looking insights and strategies," said Bill Schankel, CAE, CEO of NAFA. "This year, we're diving into the transformative trends that are not just reshaping our industry but also the way we think about mobility, sustainability and technological integration in fleet management."

The esteemed panelists include:

  • Tom DeLuise, Senior Manager Commercial and Government Fleet Sales, Toyota

  • Eric Swanson, Vice President, Commercial Sales, East Region, Stellantis

  • Robert Wheeler, GM Envolve Area Sales Manager, GM Envolve

  • Greg Wood, Commercial & Government Sales General Manager, Ford Pro

This panel promises to deliver invaluable insights into the future of fleet management, making it a must-attend session for those looking to stay ahead in an ever-evolving industry landscape. I&E attendees can also look forward to an array of education sessions spanning emerging technologies, operations management, strategy and sustainability, among other topics. From EV integration to regulatory compliance and beyond, the I&E education tracks are meticulously designed to address both the diverse needs of fleet professionals and the pressing challenges shaping the industry today.

Tuesdays General Session will also feature an exclusive keynote address by Ted Cannis, CEO of Ford Pro, titled "Ford Pro Our Learnings: Grow Productivity, Reduce Risk."

Prospective exhibitors are encouraged to secure their space early to ensure prime placement in the I&E Expo Hall. For more information about reserving an exhibit booth, please visit NAFAs website. Sponsorship opportunities can be secured here. This years current sponsors include Bestpass Inc., FASTER Asset Solutions, Geotab, Holman, Legend Fleet Solutions, Merchants Fleet, Motive, Samsara, Shell Fleet Solutions, Stellantis, U.S. Bank Voyager, WEX and Wheels, Inc.

NAFA Fleet Management Association is the membership organization for professionals who manage the mobility requirements of vehicle fleets that include commercial, public safety, trucks, and buses of all types and sizes, and a wide range of military and off-road equipment for corporations, governments, universities, utility fleets, and law enforcement in North America and across the globe. NAFAs members are responsible for the specification, acquisition, maintenance, repair, fueling, risk management, and remarketing of more than 4.8 million vehicles that drive an estimated 84 billion miles each year. NAFAs members control assets and services well above $122 billion each year. For more information, please visit www.nafa.org, and communicate with NAFA on LinkedIn, Facebook, and X.

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