South Carolina PFS
November 1-2






Hosted by the City of Greenville, SC

Located at the
Public Works Facility
Building "B"
475 Fairforest Way Greenville, SC 29607





Join your peers in Greenville, SC 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 South Carolina 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 South Carolina PFS Agenda

November 1
Morning Session
7:20-7:50 Registration and Coffee
7:50-8:20 Welcome and Introductions
8:20-9:30 Parts Management
Sam Lamerato, CPFP, Superintendent of Fleet for Troy, MI (retired)
9:30-9:50 Contract Purchasing - Sourcewell
9:50-10:05 Break and Networking
10:05-11:10 Fleet Replacement Strategies
John Hunt, CPFP, Fleet Manager for the City of Portland, OR
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 2
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 Leading Fleets Contest Information - 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

Full Two-day Summit - All additional attendees from your agency $199

 






Recommended Hotel

Hampton Inn - Greenville Downtown Riverplace

171 Riverplace
Greenville, SC 29601




Hotel Facts and Amenities

  • Government rate

  • Free hot breakfast

  • Walking distance to over 50 restaurants and lounges

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • 24-hour business center

  • Computer, fax, scanner, printer services

  • Fitness center

  • Complimentary airport shuttle