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The Road to Fleet Optimization - Using Telematics to Reach the Destination

4/20/2017

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FREE WEBINAR

The Road to Fleet Optimization - Using Telematics to Reach the Destination

Originally aired: Thursday, April 20, 2017 ● 2:00 PM EDT

Understand the benefits of vehicle utilization data to create best practices for your government agency. Learn how to best use today’s technology to easily and efficiently optimize your fleet. This webinar will provide an overview of fleet telematics, including the following elements:

  • Reducing Operational Costs
  • Getting to Positive ROI
  • Compliance and Liability
  • Winter Operations Benefits

Speakers:

Chris Hendriks, Lead Product Manager, Fleet IoT, AT&T 

Matthew Krukin, VP, Sales, AT&T Fleet Complete

Chris Jackson, VP, Government Operations, Webtech Wireless 

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Web Seminars

Vehicle-Installed ELD vs. BYOD: Which is Best for Your Fleet?

4/13/2017

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Vehicle-Installed ELD vs. BYOD: Which is Best for Your Fleet?

Originally aired: Thursday, April 13, 2017 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Once you start researching ELDs, you will find that there are really two types of systems, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and vehicle-installed ELD. Which method of tracking E-Logs is the right choice for your business?

We invite you to attend this event featuring two industry-leading Hours of Service (HOS) experts, John Gaither and Kirk Rhoades from GPS Insight, who share 42 years of combined experience in HOS compliance and ELD solutions.

Learn about the key differentiators between these systems to help decide which is the best fit for your fleet.

By registering, you will be entered to win a $50 Visa gift card!

Speakers:

Kirk Rhoades, Sales Engineer, GPS Insight 

John Gaither, ELD Sales Specialist, GPS Insight

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Web Seminars

Geotab Connect 2017

1/10/2017

GEOTAB CONNECT 2017 is the ultimate training and networking event for Geotab Customers, Resellers, Marketplace Partners, and other fleet professionals. The two-day event will include keynote presentations, hands-on learning sessions, a round-table discussion, and technology/solutions expo.

The last GEOTAB CONNECT conference in Las Vegas was attended by 250 Resellers and Partners and was an incredible event that set the pace for an outstanding year.

Attending GEOTAB CONNECT 2017 will give you the chance to go beyond the vehicle and learn best practices to drive business to new levels of productivity and efficiency. Learn about innovative new Marketplace solutions, attend educational break-out sessions, and get tips on strategic selling, growth, and customer engagement. Meet the solutions experts and get answers to your technical and fleet questions.

View an archived presentation of this event here.

Web Seminars

Action in the Aftermath: How to Create a Collision Procedures Plan

11/9/2016

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Action in the Aftermath: How to Create a Collision Procedures Plan

Originally aired: Wednesday, November 9, 2016  ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Just one accident can sink a small business. That’s why it’s critical to understand how to plan for and manage the events that follow. Join Del Lisk, Vice President, Safety Services, and Gary Johnson, Director, Risk and Compliance Management at Lytx, to learn what happens in the event of a collision and how to create a plan to manage collisions. Del and Gary will share tips on procedures that can help minimize costs and negative impacts to your business should a collision happen.

  • What happens after a collision – whether or not your driver is at fault
  • Responding to law enforcement and subsequent investigations
  • Managing legal claims
  • Minimizing service downtime and reputation risk
  • Creating a collision procedures plan

Speakers:

Del Lisk, Vice President, Safety Services, Lytx

Gary Johnson, Director, Risk and Compliance Management, Lytx

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Web Seminars

How to Stay Competitive in a Time of Rising Privatization

11/1/2016

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FREE ONLINE WORKSHOP 

How to Stay Competitive in a Time of Rising Privatization

Originally aired: Tuesday, November 1, 2016 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET 

It’s a fact–local government-operated solid waste management entities have an accident rate four times higher than the private sector, and are up to 40 percent costlier. This puts entire waste operations like yours at risk of being outsourced to the private sector. We’re here to help.

Join our upcoming workshop so we can better help you:

  • Understand your risk of collisions compared to the private sector
  • Learn, first-hand, how your peers are using the Lytx DriveCam™ Program to help reduce risk and costs to stay competitive
  • Develop an action plan for your organization

Make the most of this session! Come prepared with the following information:

  1. Number of collisions you had last year
  2. Your “on-road” fleet size
  3. Number of city employees working in your department

Speakers:

Rush Akin, Government Account Executive, Lytx, Inc.

William Lane, Assistant Superintendent (Safety), Fairfax County - Department of Public Works & Environmental Services 

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Web Seminars

A Fleet Manager’s Guide to Payment Networks

10/25/2016

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A Fleet Manager’s Guide to Payment Networks

Originally aired: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Fleet cards aren’t all the same, and neither are their networks. Proprietary fleet cards own their networks and can customize how its programs work. This can lead to more security, better control over fuel expenditures, and efficient management of expenses. The differences between open loop and closed loop networks will be reviewed, as well as more detail about how they process transactions differently. Learn more about the benefits of fleet card networks, and how you can leverage them to improve efficiency and gain benefits for your organization.

Speaker:

Carlos Escobar, Sr. Manager National Accounts, WEX, Inc.

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Web Seminars

Artificial Intelligence Applied to Driving - The Value of Advanced Driver Assistance & Collision Avoidance Systems Today

10/11/2016

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Artificial Intelligence Applied to Driving - The Value of Advanced Driver Assistance & Collision Avoidance Systems Today

Originally aired: Tuesday, October 11, 2016 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and Collision Avoidance Systems are often in the news. While it’s clear that these systems have a number of safety benefits, it can be challenging to understand what differentiates the various types of systems. In addition, regulatory bodies such as NHTSA and NTSB are weighing in and offering recommendations for implementation. In this discussion, we will help you to better understand the value of these systems, the implications of the regulations, and what steps you can take today to keep your drivers safe.

Speaker:

Chris Ritter, Regional Sales Manager, Mobileye

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Web Seminars

It’s All About Your Data

9/20/2016

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It’s All About Your Data

Originally aired: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 ● 11:00 AM PT/2:00 PM ET

Are you getting the most out of your data? In this webinar, the telematics data experts will share their knowledge and best practices for data integration and Big Data. Join us on September 20th and learn how to better leverage your business data via open platform fleet management solutions and tools of the trade.

The webinar covers these important topics:

  • Open Platform Telematics 
  • APIs
  • Big Data
  • Data sharing
  • Benchmarking

Speakers:

Neil Cawse, CEO, Geotab

Colin Sutherland, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Geotab

Mike Branch, Vice President, Business Intelligence, Geotab

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FleetFAQ

Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

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Armund Schoen was the cofounder of Wheels Inc. and Zollie Frank's brother-in-law.

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Blog

Market Trends

Mike Antich
U.S. Fleet Upfitting Industry Experiencing Uptick in Consolidation

By Mike Antich
The fleet industry in the United States is no stranger to acquisitions and mergers as we have witnessed with the decades long consolidation occurring among fleet leasing and management companies, automotive OEMs and their suppliers, and daily rental companies. The same holds true for the upfitting industry, which, in the first eight months of 2017, witnessed an uptick in acquisitions.

How to Control Rogue Spending in Fleet

By Mike Antich

Chatty Chassis

Lauren Fletcher
Pros and Cons of Truck Platooning

By Lauren Fletcher
The concept of truck platooning is coming over to the United States. With roots in Europe, modern truck platooning is the ability to electronically group trucks, or other vehicles, to travel down the road. Platooning can decrease the space between vehicles and can help increase overall road capacity.

Impact of Healthy Drivers on Your Operation

By Lauren Fletcher

Driving Notes

Paul Clinton
2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel

By Paul Clinton
Chevrolet rebooted its gasoline-powered Cruze compact sedan in 2016, and followed that up with a new diesel model and hatchback body style for each in 2017. What worked well then works even better now.

2017 Ford Focus Hatchback

By Mike Antich

Nobody Asked Me, But...

Sherb Brown
Fleet Is a Full-Time Job

By Sherb Brown
The fleet management companies, the telematics providers, the upfitters, and the general service providers in our market can offer you some wonderful advice, but the only person who can really tie it all together is a fleet manager.

Size Matters

By Sherb Brown

Data Points

Dylan Brown
What Are the Most Valuable Services Offered by FMCs?

By Dylan Brown
What do fleet managers value in their relationships with fleet management companies? The answer may surprise you.

Demand More From Your Fuel Card Provider

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