California PFS
November 5 - 6




Located at the

Leininger Center

1300 Senter Road
San Jose, California 95112





Join your peers in San Jose, California 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 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.

2018 California PFS Agenda

November 5
Morning Session
7:20-7:50 Registration and Coffee
7:50-8:20 Welcome and Introductions
8:20-9:30 Fleet Replacement Strategies
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR (retired)
9:30-9:50 Contract Purchasing - Sourcewell
9:50-10:05 Break and Networking
10:05-11:10 Fleet and Infrastructure Electrification Best Practices
TBD - Greenlots
11:10-11:30 Not Your Father's Auction - Merging Technology and Vendor Insight to Ensure Transparency and Accountability in Your Surplus Program - GovDeals
11:30-12:15 Lunch and Networking
 
Afternoon Session 
12:15-12:35 Providing Visibility to Achieve Efficient Fleet Operations - GPS Insight
12:35-1:05 Getting the Most Out of Your Fleet Management Information System
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
1:05-1:40 How GPS and Telematics Will Improve Your Fleet Operations
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
1:40-2:00 Break and Networking
2:00-2:20 Supply Chain Management and Technician Training Solutions - NAPA/IBS
2:25-3:05 Using Technology to Better Manage Your Fleet - Verizon
3:05-3:25 Break and Networking
3:25-4:25 Emerging Technologies - Solutions For Today's Challenges Facing Regional Fleet Managers
4:25-TBD Day One Wrap-up Discussion - Combined PFS Speaking Team
 
November 6
Morning Session  
7:30-8:00 Registration and Coffee
8:00-8:20 Day Two Opening Remarks and Discussion - Combined PFS Speaking Team
8:20-8:50 How to Improve Your Vehicle and Equipment Maintenance Program
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
8:50-9:25 Promoting a Safe and Healthy Work Environment
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
9:25-9:55 Break and Networking
9:55-10:30 How to Attract and Retain Quality Fleet Professionals
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
10:30-11:05 Defending Your Fully Burdened Shop Rate
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
11:05-TBD Professional Organizations - Door Prize Draw - Closing Remarks


To read the Agenda Topic Descriptions click here: Topic Descriptions


For printable version click here: Agenda


Registration

Full Two-day Summit - First attendee from your agency $249
(MEMA Members - First attendee is $199)

Full Two-day Summit - All additional attendees from your agency $199
(MEMA Members - all additional MEMA Members is $149)

 






Recommended Hotel

Hampton Inn & Suites San Jose

55 Old Tully Road
San Jose, California 95111




Hotel Facts and Amenities

  • Government and AAA rate

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • 24-hour business center

  • Fitness center

  • Complimentary airport shuttle

  • Outdoor Pool

  • Free Breakfast



Public Fleet Summits
Designed by Fleet Managers for Fleet Managers

For additional information please contact:

Lisa Seavey, Business Manager
lisa@publicfleetsummits.com 
360.556.3708