This program provides fleet leadership professionals an opportunity to discuss best practices, and share new processes and technologies. Participants work collaboratively to select topics that are relevant to all organizations with vehicle and equipment fleets. Addressed are strategic questions surrounding staff management, alternative fuel technology, vehicle replacement policy, the role of fleet within an organization, and tactical solutions for managing ever-changing fleet operations and administrative functions.
Member: $299 USD
Regular: $499 USD
Registration prices go up $100 after July 10, 2017. Registration includes comprehensive conference materials, all sessions, and all food events. Guest tickets are available for $100 and allow a personal guest (a spouse or partner who does not work in the energy industry) to accompany a registered attendee at the event.
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Doors Open + Registration Check In
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Welcome to Idaho Power
A welcome from our host company with an overview of the history of Idaho Power. Hear about current projects and initiatives for fleet operations.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Group Introductions: Projects and Goals
Get to know your peers with our opening roundtable. Hear about projects and challenges faced by utility fleet professionals from across the West.
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
2:45 PM - 4:00 PM
Benchmarking + Emerging Trends
Speaker(s): Christopher Shaffer, Chief Executive Officer, Utilimarc
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Following an update of forklift rules, we will have an open discussion on the following safety related topics.
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
WEI Hosted Networking Dinner
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
WiFi in Vehicles
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Session Topic TBA
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Backup Camera Adjustments
Speaker(s): Gary Lentsch, Fleet Manager, Eugene Water & Electric Board
With significantly more vehicles in your fleet having backup cameras, how are you ensuring that they adjusted properly to avoid accidents? How are incoming regulations related to backup cameras going to impact your fleet?
11:45 PM - 12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Open Roundtable Discussion
Ask any remaining questions that were not yet discussed and benefit from the wealth of knowledge and experience of the group. Provide input about what content should be part of future WEI Fleet Management programs.
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Please contact the hotel directly at (208) 991-5275 to reserve your room, or complete your reservation online here: https://boisetownesquaremall.place.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html?corp_id=G-WEST. Identify yourself as being with Western Energy Institute to receive a special rate of $149 USD/night. This rate is guaranteed until July 25, 2017 or until the WEI room block is full.