Green Truck Summit

Held in conjunction with The Work Truck Show, the Green Truck Summit is the industry’s premier conference on clean energy innovations for commercial vehicles. Gain insights from regulatory agencies, fleet managers, commercial vehicle manufacturers, and stakeholders from various industry trade associations and professional societies. These experts will share perspective on how the industry can make an immediate impact on greenhouse gas and criteria pollutant reduction.

New at the Green Truck Summit

  • Daimler Trucks technology expert to give 2017 Green Truck Summit keynote address  
  • Creating an efficient path to zero-emission commercial vehicles
  • Effects of Phase Two greenhouse gas regulations
  • Renewable fuels analysis and vehicle life cycle impacts
  • Government insights and outlook on future policies
  • New products and technology applications for fuel use and emissions reduction

Only at the Green Truck Summit

  • Curriculum uniting Green Truck Summit and Work Truck Show concurrent sessions
  • Educational content exclusively focused on multi-stage commercial vehicles
  • Truck fleet manager perspectives on technology and fuel selection, and deployment
  • NTEA staff on-site to field technical and regulatory questions
  • Commercial vehicle Productivity and Fuels Pavilion

Green Truck Summit general sessions & events schedule

In addition to attending March 14 general sessions, Green Truck Summit registrants have the opportunity to choose from Green Truck Summit and Work Truck Show concurrent sessions on March 15–16.

Tuesday, March 14
Indiana convention center (Indianapolis, Indiana)
8:30 a.m.–6:15 p.m.

Welcome and opening remarks
8:30–8:45 a.m.

Keynote address
Dr. Wilfried Achenbach, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Technology, Daimler Trucks North America
8:45–9:30 a.m.

Government Objectives for Zero-Emission Transportation
9:30–10:45 a.m.

Paving the Path to Zero-Emission Commercial Vehicles: Fuel and Technology Options
11 a.m.–noon

Green Truck Summit lunch
noon–1 p.m.

Renewable Fuels Come in All Shapes and Sizes
1:15–2:15 p.m.

Delegated Assembly Provisions in GHG Phase Two — A Potential Game-Changer for Multi-Stage Commercial Vehicles
2:15–3:15 p.m.  

Technology Confidence Reports for Commercial Vehicle Freight Movement
3:30–4:30 p.m.

Next Steps for the Future of Work Trucks
4:30–5 p.m.

Green Truck Summit reception
5:156:15 p.m.