The NATSO Show 2017 Schedule

Sat., January 21, 2017
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-In
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Steering Council Meeting
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Welcome Cocktails hosted by NATSO’s Chairman Circle Members
All travel plaza attendees are welcome to attend this reception, which is hosted by our Chairman’s Circle members.
6:30 p.m. New Member Dinner
Sun., January 22, 2017
7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-In
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Joint NATSO and NATSO Foundation Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Opening Workshop: Great Ideas! for Independent Operators
Independent truckstop and travel plaza attendees welcome.
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Exhibitor Welcome Event
3:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. The NATSO Show State of the Industry & Keynote
5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. Welcome Party
Everyone welcome.
6:30 p.m. NATSO PAC Football Party
All PAC contributors welcome. Email dfialkov@natso.com for information.
Mon., January 23,  2017
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 p.m. Know Your Truckstop Breakout Educational Session: Attracting, Hiring and Retaining Travel Plaza Talent
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Keynote and Breakfast on the Show Floor
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Show Floor Open
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Expo Hours and Snap Learning
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Keynote on the Show Floor: Political Intelligence

1:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Know Your Truckstop Breakout Educational Session: Costs

  • Know Your Truckstop’s Net Operating Costs
  • Know Your Truckstop’s Food Costs
  • Know Your Truckstop’s Capital and Infrastructure Needs
5:30 p.m. Olde Pink House Dinner
Buses will board at 5:30 p.m.
Sponsored by: McLane_logo100
Tues., January 24, 2017
7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Registration Open
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Know Your Truckstop Breakout Educational Session: Coffee Program Best Practices and Trends
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Breakfast and Keynote on the Show Floor
8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Show Floor Open
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Expo Hours and Snap Learning
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Closing Keynote on the Show Floor: Plan for Tomorrow’s Trucking Economy
Sponsored by: chevron_4c
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social and Expo Hours
Sponsored by: federatedinsurancenew
3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Exhibitor Move-Out

Please note: The schedule is tentative and subject to change. 

Live Positively Lounge on the show floor sponsored by  Coca-Cola100