The National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) recently opened registration for the 2019 Truck Product Conference, where major chassis manufactures gather to highlight the latest commercial vehicle updates.
The event is set for Sept 17-18 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi MI.
NTEA said conference attendees can preview new model year work trucks and discuss upfitter integration implications with OEM engineers. Industry professionals can learn about important product changes and review necessary chassis modifications. Interacting directly with OEMs allows participants to secure the support they need to accommodate a variety of vehicle conversions.
“Stakeholders in the commercial vehicle industry come to Truck Product Conference to engage OEM representatives on upfitting-related issues,” said Steve Carey, NTEA president and CEO. “They’ve come to rely on this collaboration for awareness of innovation on the horizon and guidance in building quality products that bring value to the end user.”
This year’s event features a streamlined, two-day program, with a series of concurrent OEM presentations.
Participating chassis manufacturers:
- Ford Commercial Vehicles
- Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation
- Freightliner Trucks
- General Motors Fleet
- Hino Trucks
- International Truck
- Isuzu Commercial Truck of America Inc.
- Mercedes-Benz USA
- Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc.
- Ram Commercial
- Toyota Motor North America Inc.
- Western Star Trucks
Register for Truck Product Conference by Aug 15 to receive advance pricing ($179 NTEA member/$279 nonmember). After this date, rates increase to $209 NTEA member/$309 nonmember.