Learn Industry and Economic Expectations at the NTEA Business and Market Planning Summit
NTEA’s Business and Market Planning Summit, scheduled September 19, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Dearborn (Dearborn, MI) brings together top economic and industry experts from some of the world’s most respected companies.
Business and Market Planning Summit speakers and topics include:
* North American Macroeconomic Forecast: James Meil, Chief Economist, Eaton Corporation (Cleveland, OH) — Review the current condition of the U.S. economy and the factors that will likely drive growth in 2012.
* Commercial Truck Industry Market Forecast: Kenneth Kremar, Principal, Industry Forecast Practices Group, Global Insight (Eddystone, PA) — Learn the factors that are driving commercial truck sales activity in North America, and hear forecasts through 2016 for commercial truck sales by country and gross vehicle weight rating.
* Commercial Truck Application Market Review: Eli Lustgarten, Senior Research Analyst, Longbow Securities (Cleveland, OH), and President, ESL Consultants (St. Louis, MO) — Hear the 2012 forecast for construction, farming, mining, utility and other large truck application markets.
* Commercial Truck and Equipment Outlook, Foreign and Domestic: Steve Latin-Kasper, Director of Market Data and Research, NTEA (Farmington Hills, MI) — Learn how macroeconomic events relate to work truck industry activity, including factors such as commodities prices, leading indicators and foreign trade.
Register for the Business and Market Planning Summit by Sept. 2, 2011 to take advantage of early bird conference discounts of $249 members and $299 nonmembers. After Sept. 2, registration costs increase to $299 members and $349 nonmembers.
For more information or to register for the Summit, visit www.ntea.com or call 1-800-441-NTEA (6832).