Northern California PFS
November 2-3




Hosted by the City of Fairfield's located at the
Willow Hall at the Fairfield Community Center
1000 Kentucky Street
Fairfield, CA 94533




Join your peers in Fairfield, CA for two days of quality fleet management education and training. Learn about high-value concepts and processes you can apply to your agency's fleet organization. When you attend the Northern California Public Fleet Summit you will go home energized with ideas from both the instructors and your peers that will make your operation a success.


Northern California Public Fleet Summit

Thursday, November 2
General Session
7:20-7:50 Registration and Coffee
7:50-8:20 Welcome and Introductions
8:20-8:50 How to Develop a Metric that Moves Fleet Performance
Dave Seavey, CAFM, former Fleet Director for the City of Seattle, WA
8:50-9:25 Three Ways to Decrease Vehicle Downtime
Dave Seavey, CAFM, former Fleet Director for the City of Seattle, WA
9:25-9:40 Break and Networking
9:40-10:00 NJPA on Contract Purchasing
10:00-10:30 Parts Management Best Practices - Inventory Control
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
10:30-11:05 Parts Management Best Practices - Physical Inventory & Performance Measures
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
11:05-11:30 GovDeals on Getting the Greatest ROI from Online Auctions
11:30-12:10 Lunch and Networking
 
Afternoon Sessions  
12:10-12:30 NAPA Integrated Business Solutions: Supply Chain and Technician Training Solutions
12:30-1:00 Calculating Public Fleet Rates
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
1:00-1:35 How to Establish Vehicle Life Cycles
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
1:35-2:00 GPS Insight on Providing Visibility to Achieve Efficient Fleet Operations
2:00-2:15 Break and Networking
2:15-3:15 Emerging Technologies – Solutions For Today’s Challenges Facing California Fleet Managers
3:15-3:25 Break and Networking
3:25-3:55 The Elements of a First-Class Fuel Management Program
Dave Seavey, CAFM, former Fleet Director for the City of Seattle, WA
3:55-4:30 How to Establish an Effective Car-Sharing Program
Dave Seavey, CAFM, former Fleet Director for the City of Seattle, WA
4:30-4:45 Day One Wrap-up Discussion  - Combined PFS Speaking Team
 
Friday, November 3
General Session  
7:30-8:00 Registration and Coffee
8:00-8:20 Day Two Opening Remarks and Discussion - Combined PFS Speaking Team
8:20-9:25 TBD
California Fleet Manager
9:25-9:55 Top Public Fleet Performance Measures and How to Benchmark
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
9:55-10:30 Conducting an Effective Utilization Study and Rightsizing your Fleet
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
10:30-10:40 Break and Networking
10:40-11:10 How to Determine Correct Staffing Levels
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
11:10-11:45 Understanding the Value of Personal and Organizational Certification
Sam Lamerato, Dave Seavey, and John Hunt
11:45-12:30 Leading Fleets Contest Information - Professional Organizations - Door Prize Draw - Closing Remarks


For printable version click here: Agenda






Public Fleet Summits welcomes members from
California's professional fleet management organizations



Hotel Services and Amenities



Hilton Garden Inn
2200 Gateway Court
Fairfield, CA


Minutes from Napa Valley, Jelly Belly Factory, Anheuser Busch, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Premium Outlets.

HILTON FEATURES: Free high-speed internet, 24/7 convenience mart

AMENITIES:


  • FREE WIFI
  • RESTAURANT
  • FITNESS FACILITIES
  • POOLS

Call 1-707-426-6900 to Make Reservations




Full Two-day Summit - First Attendee From Agency $249
Full Two-day Summit - All Additional Attendees From Same Agency $199
Single Day $199


(Each PFS Summit includes coffee/doughnuts, lunch and breaks)