Welcome back to our blog! As a heavy wrecker near Doswell Virginia, we like to keep our clients and readers informed about trucking events happening all over the country. Whether you are a new or experienced trucker, these kind of events help you network and learn more about the industry.

Before we dived into the list, remember that you can always count on L.L. Carter for all your towing needs. We are available 24/7 and have over 60 years of experience in the business. Whenever you need a heavy wrecker near Doswell Virgina, L.L. Carter is here to help.



National Association of Small trucking CompaniesNovember 1-3, 2018 in Nashville, TN

The conference features 3 days of classes, trainings, speakers and dinners.

2018 Safety, Security & Human Resources National Conference & Exhibition November 12, 2018 

“The 2018 Annual Safety, Security, and Human Resources National Conference and Exhibition features three main educational tracks focused on safety, security and human resources best practices as well as general sessions.”

Women in Trucking – November 12 – 14, 2018 at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Frisco Hotel Convention Center & Spa.

“Join your transportation, logistics, and supply chain peers at the Accelerate! Conference & Expo, sponsored by the Women in Trucking Association. Discover how gender diversity can have a positive impact on your career and your company’s success!”



2018 Regulatory, Economic & Political Symposium – December 5 & 6, 2018 at the Jumer’s Casino & Hotel in Roch Island, IL.

“This meeting (Dec 6) will focus on a number of areas that affect your business from regulation and governmental affairs, to economics, politics, and equipment, giving us the opportunity to summarize the important events of 2018 and to look ahead to what to expect in 2019!”


2019 TRB Annual Meeting  – January 13-17, 2019 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C.

“The meeting program will cover all transportation modes, with more than 5,000 presentations in nearly 800 sessions and workshops, addressing topics of interest to policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions. A number of sessions and workshops will focus on the spotlight theme for the 2019 meeting: Transportation for a Smart, Sustainable, and Equitable Future.”

COHMED – Cooperative Hazardous Materials Enforcement DevelopmentJanuary 28 – February 1, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas.

“Presented by the Cooperative Hazardous Materials Enforcement Development (COHMED) Program, the COHMED Conference is a focused, one-of-a-kind event for individuals and organizations involved in the regulation, enforcement and safety of transporting hazardous materials and dangerous goods.”

The Definitive Supply Chain Intelligence Gathering – January 28 – 30, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.

“It’s a three-day supply chain event produced annually by SMC³ to facilitate meaningful knowledge transfer and collaboration between logistics and transportation professionals from carrier, shipper, logistics service provider and technology verticals. Register today for one of transportation’s most strategic, educational and networking events, featuring cutting edge, forward-thinking sessions, first-rate presenters and unmatched networking opportunities.”

These are some of the events that we know of, if you know of any more trucking events coming up, feel free to leave them in the comments!