TMC Fall 2021

September 12-16: Cleveland, OH

Register now

TMC Fall 2021

September 12-16: Cleveland, OH

Register now

TMC Fall 2021

Mastering the Realities of
Maintenance Management

September 12-16

Register now

TMC Fall 2021

September 12-16: Cleveland, OH

Register now



All About TMC's 2021 Fall Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition


ATA and TMC continue to monitor the changes involving the CDC guidelines in regards to COVID-19 safety protocols along with our partners in Cleveland. 

Convention Center Safety Upgrades
Check out this video which shows the multiple safety upgrades the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland has made to create the safest indoor environment for guests and employees! 

We're excited to host our first in-person meeting since 2020 in Cleveland and we're on our way to being "back to normal" after a challenging year!

Join us in-person for our largest event for fleet technology and maintenance management, including the popular Transportation Technology Exhibition featuring hundreds of exhibitors and more than 225,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space, in addition to a consolidated TMCSuperTech 2021. Preview our study group session below, learn about the rest of our exciting educational line-up, and register today

At TMC, equipment and technology professionals can:

Attend the industry’s most innovative educational sessions covering all aspects of vehicle maintenance and design. Planned by fleets, for fleets.

Gain and share information with hundreds of your peers at TMC’s Shop Talk, a free-form discussion on equipment issues.

Resolve troubling equipment issues at TMC’s Town Meeting and Fleet Operators’ Forum.

Participate in voluntary standards-setting efforts through TMC’s Study Groups and Task Forces.

Witness and participate in the most informative technical event — TMC’s Transportation Technology Exhibition. TMC’s exhibition makes available to attendees the best minds on equipment issues in the trucking industry.

Participate in TMC’s Future Truck Initiative — create industry standards for future truck technology and equipment to ensure the truck of the future is one that is the most efficient to operate and maintain.


Schedule of Events

TMC Kickoff Breakfast

Featured Speaker: Shawn Ellis, Personal and Professional Development Expert

Technical Session #1

Electrified Vehicle Specifications and What's Important (Batteries, Motors, Energy Efficiency, Duty Cycle, & Range Capability)

Study Group Business Sessions

• S.3 Engine 

• S.4 Cab & Controls 

• S.7 Trailers, Bodies & Materials Handling 

• S.11 Sustainability & Environmental Technologies

• S.12 Onboard Vehicle Electronics

• S.14 Light- & Medium-Duty & Specialty Trucks

• S.17 Collision & Corrosion Control

• Educator Committee

Study Group Sessions

• S.1 Electrical — Battery Forensics and Failure Analysis

• S.18 Automated & Electric Vehicles — Electrification is Coming ...Are You Plugged In? Infrastructure Development and Factors Fleets Need to Consider

Study Group Sessions

• S.5 Fleet Maintenance Management — Findings From FMCSA's Tech-Celerate Now Program on Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS)

• S.16 Service Provider — Proper Vehicle Lifting Procedures

Study Group Sessions

• S.2 Tire & Wheel — The Connected Tire

• S.6 Chassis & Brake Systems — Electronically Controlled Braking Systems for Automated & Electric Commercial Vehicles

What attendees say

Meeting Registration 


Per Couple


Per Couple

First-Time Attendee*

TMC or ATA Member


*First-Time Attendee rate applies to First-Time Fleet, Educator or Service Provider Members.  Contact to see if you qualify for this discount.

TMC Membership
Interested in becoming a TMC Member and saving on registration for all TMC meetings? Contact Curry at (703) 838-1763 or


Register Online Registration Form Pinewood Big Rig Challenge 

TMCSuperTech 2021
(contestant and judge registration only)

TMCSuperTech Full Meeting Registration (excludes judges, observers, technicians, and exhibit-personnel):
This registration gives you full access to TMC's Fall Meeting, exhibit, competition and food functions. You can register online using your login credentials.

Technician Competitors:
Download this form to compete in TMCSuperTech 2021 (this cannot be done online). Once you have completed the form and COVID-19 waiver, please fax back as indicated or email your form to Please note no lunch or breakfast will be provided. Snacks and beverages will be available during holding pen rounds. This registration gives you access to TMC's Fall Meeting's Study Group sessions, task force meetings, and exhibit viewing periods after the competition. 

Download this form to judge or observe TMCSuperTech 2021. Once you have completed the form and COVID-19 waiver, please fax back as indicated or email your form to This registration does not provide admission to educational and technical sessions. 

Exhibit-Only Personnel:
If your company has already reserved your booth, please download the exhibit-only registration form to register your exhibit-only personnel (does not include admission to educational and technical sessions).



Be sure to download the TMC 2021 Fall Meeting Mobile App to help you maximize your time, be more productive and stay connected. Go to your app store and search for the "ATA Meetings & Events" App. Then download the included "TMC 2021 Fall Meeting" app.

With the TMC mobile app you can:

  • Stay organized with up-to-the-minute exhibitor, speaker, and event information
  • Receive important real-time communications from show organizers
  • Build a personalized schedule and bookmark exhibitors
  • Take notes and download event handouts and presentations
  • Find attendees and connect with your colleagues
  • Interactively locate exhibitors
  • Find Cleveland local places
  • Stay in-the-know and join in on social media

Tell others you're going! We've created a Social Media Toolkit of #TMCFall21 graphics for you to download and share with your followers. Connect with others attending and make sure to use #TMCFall21 in your posts and tag us! 




About the TMC Fall Meeting Exhibition

The exhibit hall at TMC is the premier technical exhibition for new trucking-related products and services. This must-attend show is one of the first opportunities since 2020 to meet with technology and maintenance professionals IN-PERSON and access the industry’s leading equipment purchasers. 

For more information or to become an exhibitor, please review the resources on the Exhibitor Information page or email the TMC Exhibits Team HERE

Exhibitor Information