Southern California PFS
October 30-31




Hosted by the City of Long Beach Fleet Department and
located at the Gas and Oil Department's facility at
2400 E Spring Street, Long Beach, CA




Join your peers in Long Beach, 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 Southern 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.


Southern California Public Fleet Summit

Monday, October 30
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
 
Tuesday, October 31
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
Southern 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



Best Western of Long Beach
1725 Long Beach Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90813


AMENITIES:

  • FREE WIFI
  • KITCHEN IN EACH ROOM
  • OUTDOOR POOL
  • AIRPORT SHUTTLE
  • 4 MILES FROM THE PFS EVENT CENTER

Call 1-562-599-5555 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

Full two-day Summit for MEMA and APWA members - $199.00

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