Annual Convention & Trade Show

Holiday Inn Executive Center           January 12 & 13, 2018           Columbia, Missouri

EVENTS SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, 2018

1:00 - 3:00 p.m. Truck & Trailer Exhibitor Set-up
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Table Top Exhibitor Set-up
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
5:00 p.m. Vendor Check-In & Mandatory Meeting
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Closed Reception
(Barbecue Served to Registrants and Invited Guests Only)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center Canopy)
8:00 - 11:00 p.m. Music by David J. Peters

SATURDAY, JANUARY 13, 2018

7:30 – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Buffet
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Combined Board & General Membership Meeting
(MDTA members are encouraged to attend for Election of Officers and Annual Report)
(Introduction of Special Guests & Presentations)
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Presentation
(“Overview of Transportation in Missouri”)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Presentation
(“Introduction to the Roadside Inspection”)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Demonstration
(“Pre-Trip and Vehicle Inspection”)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. MDTA Exhibit Hall Open
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
12:00 p.m. Lunch & Presentation in Exhibit Hall
(“In Car Video Basics 101”)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Expo Center)
1:30 p.m. Afternoon Presentation in Exhibit Hall
(“Keeping the Shiny Side Up: Simple Strategies for Reducing Fleet Incidents”)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Center-Expo Center)
3:00 p.m. MDTA Exhibit Hall Closes
3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Exhibitor Mandatory Tear-Down
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Social Hour
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)
7:00 p.m. Dinner & Presentations
(Guns and 50/50 Raffles)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)
8:00 p.m. Pre-Convention Raffle Drawing
9:00 p.m.– 12:00 a.m. Music and Dance
(Shiloh Country Band)
(Holiday Inn Select Executive Center-Windsor Ballroom)

All display property, exhibits and other personal property must be removed
from the Expo Center by 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.
No tear down or move out on Sunday.