HDMA to Host HD Dialogue 2016

Sept. 15, 2016

Heavy Duty Dialogue 2016, presented by The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association, the Commercial Vehicle Division of the Motor Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), will be held in Phoenix, AZ, at the Arizona Biltmore on November 9, 2016. 

Heavy Duty Dialogue'16 (HDD'16) is an exceptional business conference developed specifically for executives in the global and domestic, on-highway commercial vehicle industry. The HDD’16 program will address several key strategic areas within the Global Market for the Commercial Vehicle Industry, including:

  • The Global Economy
  • Global and NA OEM Truck, Trailer and Engine Outlook
  • Cyber Security for Systems, Products and your Enterprise
  • A Real-World View of Advanced Mobility Technology 
  • What Happens now in DC – Post Election

The demands of supplying On and Off-Highway OEM and aftermarket customers creates changes and challenges within the global commercial vehicle industry. HDD’16 will have the vital information to assist organizations in developing strategies to grow and prosper in the industry’s ever-changing market.

Attendees hear industry experts discuss strategies, learn about trends and new developments in the market for their products and services, experience executive networking opportunities, in an environment focused on developing relationships and enhanced industry knowledge to sustain business in world-wide changing economic environments. 

Confirmed presenters include:  John Blodgett, vice-president of sales & marketing, MacKay & Company; Brian Daugherty, chief technology officer, MEMA; Andrej Divis, senior principal analyst, IHS Markit; Stu MacKay, president, MacKay & Company; Dr. Jeffrey Rosensweig, Goizueta Business School of Emory University; Bill Strauss, senior economist and economic advisor, US Federal Reserve Chicago; and Ann Wilson, senior vice-president of government affairs, MEMA.

For more information on Heavy Duty Dialogue'16, visit www.hdma.org or contact HDMA directly at 919.406.8814.