Schedule

Join the top operators in the mobility industry for 3 days of fun, networking and education.

March 6, 2018

  • 7:30am-9:00pm

    Registration / Help Desk

    Ocean Center Foyer
  • 8:00am-10:30am Exhibit Hall

    Vehicle Move-in

    For those exhibitors planning to display vehicles.

  • 8:30am-5:30pm 101 AB & 102 AB

    Technician Training Learning Track

    VMI, BraunAbility & more (pre-registration required)

  • 8:30am-5:30pm 104A & 104B

    DRS Learning Tracks

    DRS 101 & 201 (pre-registration required)

  • 12:00pm-5:00pm

    Exhibitor Setup

    Exhibit Hall
  • 6:00pm-7:30pm Ballroom C

    Opening General Session

    All attendees, sponsors and exhibitors are invited to attend as CEO Danny Langfield welcomes everyone before turning the stage over to our Keynote Speaker, Kris “Tanto” Paranto & his gripping presentation, “13 Hours in Benghazi: The Inside Story of What Really Happened.”

  • 7:30pm-9:00pm Exhibit Hall

    Expo Grand Opening

    Join us for heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, fun and networking with the top operators and suppliers in the business.

March 7, 2018

  • 7:30am-4:00pm

    Registration / Help Desk

    Ocean Center Foyer
  • 7:30am-8:15am Ballroom ABC

    Breakfast

    Full buffet to get your day started right (available until 8:15am).

  • 8:30am-10:30am 103A, 103B, and 103C

    All Learning Tracks

    Check the individual pages under Learning Tracks for a complete description of each track’s sessions & presenters. For session times, please see the Learning Track Schedule.

  • 10:30am-2:30pm Exhibit Hall

    Expo

    Four hours of networking PLUS: Product Presentations (presentation schedule available onsite).

  • 11:45am-1:15pm

    Lunch in Expo

    Buffet-style lunch (available until 1pm).

  • 2:30pm-5:30pm 103A, 103B, and 103C

    All Learning Tracks

    Check the individual pages under Learning Tracks for a complete description of each track’s sessions & presenters. For session times, please see the Learning Track Schedule.

  • 3:00pm-4:00pm Education Area, Rear of Exhibit Hall

    Manufacturer's Open Forum

    Hosted by NMEDA’s two manufacturer board members, this forum is open exclusively to NMEDA manufacturer members.

  • 5:30pm

    Open Evening

March 8, 2018

  • 8:30am-2:30pm

    Registration / Help Desk

    Ocean Center Foyer
  • 9:00am-11:30am Exhibit Hall

    Expo

    Last chance! You should plan to run out of business cards at precisely 11:30am.

  • 9:00am-10:00am

    Breakfast in Expo

    Another full buffet to get your day started right (available until 10am).

  • 11:30am-12:30pm 101 AB

    Dealer's Open Forum

    Hosted by NMEDA’s President, this forum is open exclusively to NMEDA dealer members.

  • 12:30pm-2:00pm Ballroom ABC

    Closing General Session

    Join us for a plated lunch as we convene a high-level panel of industry experts to discuss “Mobility & Autonomous Vehicles: Is the Future Now?

  • 5:30pm-6:30pm Hilton - Coquina Foyer

    Auction Fundraiser & Cocktail Reception

    Come support your association at NMEDA’s only fundraiser of the year!

  • 6:30pm-8:30pm Hilton - Coquina Ballroom

    Awards Banquet

    Help us close out the conference in style with our 2018 NMEDA Hall of Fame inductees and more…

March 6, 2018

  • 7:30am-9:00pm
    Ocean Center Foyer

    Registration / Help Desk

  • 8:00am-10:30am
    Exhibit Hall

    Vehicle Move-in

    For those exhibitors planning to display vehicles.

  • 8:30am-5:30pm
    101 AB & 102 AB

    Technician Training Learning Track

    VMI, BraunAbility & more (pre-registration required)

  • 8:30am-5:30pm
    104A & 104B

    DRS Learning Tracks

    DRS 101 & 201 (pre-registration required)

  • 12:00pm-5:00pm
    Exhibit Hall

    Exhibitor Setup

  • 6:00pm-7:30pm
    Ballroom C

    Opening General Session

    All attendees, sponsors and exhibitors are invited to attend as CEO Danny Langfield welcomes everyone before turning the stage over to our Keynote Speaker, Kris “Tanto” Paranto & his gripping presentation, “13 Hours in Benghazi: The Inside Story of What Really Happened.”

  • 7:30pm-9:00pm
    Exhibit Hall

    Expo Grand Opening

    Join us for heavy hors d’oeuvres, drinks, fun and networking with the top operators and suppliers in the business.

March 7, 2018

  • 7:30am-4:00pm
    Ocean Center Foyer

    Registration / Help Desk

  • 7:30am-8:15am
    Ballroom ABC

    Breakfast

    Full buffet to get your day started right (available until 8:15am).

  • 8:30am-10:30am
    103A, 103B, and 103C

    All Learning Tracks

    Check the individual pages under Learning Tracks for a complete description of each track’s sessions & presenters. For session times, please see the Learning Track Schedule.

  • 10:30am-2:30pm
    Exhibit Hall

    Expo

    Four hours of networking PLUS: Product Presentations (presentation schedule available onsite).

  • 11:45am-1:15pm

    Lunch in Expo

    Buffet-style lunch (available until 1pm).

  • 2:30pm-5:30pm
    103A, 103B, and 103C

    All Learning Tracks

    Check the individual pages under Learning Tracks for a complete description of each track’s sessions & presenters. For session times, please see the Learning Track Schedule.

  • 3:00pm-4:00pm
    Education Area, Rear of Exhibit Hall

    Manufacturer's Open Forum

    Hosted by NMEDA’s two manufacturer board members, this forum is open exclusively to NMEDA manufacturer members.

  • 5:30pm

    Open Evening

March 8, 2018

  • 8:30am-2:30pm
    Ocean Center Foyer

    Registration / Help Desk

  • 9:00am-11:30am
    Exhibit Hall

    Expo

    Last chance! You should plan to run out of business cards at precisely 11:30am.

  • 9:00am-10:00am

    Breakfast in Expo

    Another full buffet to get your day started right (available until 10am).

  • 11:30am-12:30pm
    101 AB

    Dealer's Open Forum

    Hosted by NMEDA’s President, this forum is open exclusively to NMEDA dealer members.

  • 12:30pm-2:00pm
    Ballroom ABC

    Closing General Session

    Join us for a plated lunch as we convene a high-level panel of industry experts to discuss “Mobility & Autonomous Vehicles: Is the Future Now?

  • 5:30pm-6:30pm
    Hilton - Coquina Foyer

    Auction Fundraiser & Cocktail Reception

    Come support your association at NMEDA’s only fundraiser of the year!

  • 6:30pm-8:30pm
    Hilton - Coquina Ballroom

    Awards Banquet

    Help us close out the conference in style with our 2018 NMEDA Hall of Fame inductees and more…