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Here is a schedule of events that offer meals, drinks and snacks that are included with a Fleet Full Conference Pass.​

Last updated: January 2, 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Fifth Avenue Landing Lot
This event within an event will be a mix of ride & drives, hands-on training, experiential learning, including an interactive demonstration on adding drones to your fleet, and a technology showcase. Plus a fun street fair atmosphere with games, prizes and food including hot dogs, sausages, ice cream, coffee bar and drinks, plus vegetarian options too!

Stop by the registration area at the Convention Center Hall F/G and pick-up your badge and then hop on the shuttle to the Block Party.

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5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us on the Plaza Terrace for small bites, passed hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and conversation with your peers.

Plaza Terrace
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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Room 28
Millions have been inspired by the movie Rudy; now let the man behind the movie inspire you. GFX would like to introduce you to Rudy Ruettiger, the inspiration behind the movie Rudy. He’s brought his message to corporate America, colleges and universities, schools grades K -12, sports teams, fundraisers, churches, and community events across the country. Rudy will share a dynamic presentation, choreographed to a video production, which tells his story and will inspire you to dream big and never quit!
Keynote Speaker: Rudy Ruettiger, Author and Motivational Speaker
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A hearty buffet breakfast will be served from 8:00am - 8:45am along with coffee and drinks.  

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Hall G

Enjoy a buffet lunch in the exhibit hall.(Included with Fleet Full Conference Pass.)

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5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Room 28
After a 25 minute reception, the honors ceremony will begin with Government Fleet magazine recognizing the 50 Leading Fleets, announcing rankings for the top 20, and the top fleets in three size categories. The magazine will also name the 2018 Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year recipient and honor the Public Fleet Hall of Fame inductees. The Government Fleet Management Alliance (GFMA) will present Certified Fleet Management Operation (CFMO) awards and Fleet Masters Operation awards.

Reception includes passed hors d’oeuvres and drinks.

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Join us at The QuartYard! A unique venue like you've never seen before, located in the East Village of downtown San Diego for a Night on the Town. Get ready for a night of music, networking, fun and yummy dinner stations including pizza, burgers, tacos, flatbread and so much more to enjoy! 

Located about a 15 minute walk from the convention center:

The QuartYard
1301 Market Street
San Diego, CA  92101

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

8:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Room 28
What are your biggest challenges? Whether it’s fuel management or budgeting concerns, this interactive session gives you a chance to discuss these topics and more with your peers and brainstorm solutions. Then, learn from the rest of the group as other fleet managers share the best solutions their groups found.

A full continental breakfast, breakfast burritos and breakfast sandwiches will be served from 8:00am - 8:30am along with coffee and drinks.  

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hall G

Enjoy a buffet lunch in the exhibit hall. (Included with Fleet Full Conference Pass.)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Before you say goodbye, join us for good conversation and drinks to round-out your GFX experience.

Located in Session Room Hallway

News and Updates

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"The expo and conference were exceptional. A perfect balance of conference/training opportunities, an excellent vendor trade show, and premium opportunities to network with our peers and vendors."

-Don Miller, Director of Fleet, City of Kitchener, Kitchener, Ontario

“GFX is the best value when it comes to learning from the best fleet managers in the industry. I've been to 10 GFX's and have seen it continually get better.”

-David Renschler, CPFP, Fleet Manager, City of Fairfield, Fairfield, CA

“GFX provides excellent opportunities to learn about the cutting edge technologies as well as learn from the leading fleets in the country. I would not miss it!”

-Doug Bond, Logistics Services Manager, Alameda County, Oakland, CA

Richard Battersby

"GFX provides the single best opportunity for a fleet manager to become immersed in an event agenda focused on public/municipal fleet educational opportunities. This is also the single best event for networking with experienced fleet professionals."

-Richard Battersby, Manager, Equipment Services, City of Oakland, Oakland, CA

Kelly Reagan

“Bobit continues to demonstrate that they know how to inform, educate and recognize government workers in the "public" sector fleet industry."

-Kelly Reagan, Fleet Administrator, City of Columbus Ohio, Columbus, OH

“GFX is the best available value for sharing experience and knowledge in the public fleet sector. It is specific to the public sector, affordable for the audience it targets, and relevant to current needs.”

-Brian Reynolds, Director of Fleet Operations, Texas Department of Public Safety, Austin, TX

David Worthington

“There is no better conference that speaks directly to the government fleet industry. The networking opportunities will serve you long term more than any other resource in our industry.”

-David Worthington, Fleet Manager, County of Sonoma Fleet Operations, Santa Rosa, CA

“I thoroughly enjoyed GFX - the training/educational sessions were spot-on, and the opportunity to network with colleagues to discuss issues and potential solutions is priceless.”

-Lisa Bernier, Transportation Product Line Manager, U.S. Navy, Norfolk, VA

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