Annual Convention & Trade Show

January 13 & 14, 2017           COLUMBIA, MISSOURI

What Is Your Business’ Driving Force!

Knowledge and understanding of the industry workforce, management, economy, competitors and technology are key internal and external forces that shape the future of an innovative business.

In today’s marketplace, this is not just about creating new products. It involves discovering completely new markets that meet customer needs. Needs that may have been unknown, and therefore never addressed. In the age of Internet commerce, innovating your business through technological advances has become an even greater challenge. New ideas are easily lost in the overwhelming amount of the “next big” development pushed towards business owners. Therefore, the drive toward selecting and executing the right ideas and bringing them to market before your competitors takes on an urgency that has been previously unknown, yet is sure to rapidly increase its scale in the years ahead.

As a result, the driving forces behind advancing previous technology, as well as control of quality and cost, have shifted away from issues of efficiency. They are now focused on the creativity and growth of the organization toward a future state of competitiveness.

Convention FloorMissouri Dump Truckers Association believes networking with the trucking industry’s peers remains a key advantage for building your future in the dump truck industry. Our members have set high standards for work ethics, quality, modernization and excellence. Achieving your future goals requires talent, working smart, communication and proper equipment.

Groundbreaking solutions are achievable by following key steps. Let MDTA be among the first steps to your success. The MDTA annual convention and trade show is an exceptional opportunity to connect with fellow professionals in the trucking industry.

Missouri Dump Truckers Association is the most cost effective way a dump truck owner/operator or vendor can promote the unique needs and interests of their industry.

We strive to raise the professionalism and ethics within the dump truck industry. It is worth the cost to join, participate in the successes and celebrate the growth.

You’re invited to join the MDTA family and learn about building your future in the dump truck industry at the 47th Annual Convention and Trade Show in Columbia, Missouri on Friday, January 13, 2017 by member registration or special member invitation only, and Saturday, January 14, 2017 by free general admission from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Holiday Inn Executive Center extends its hospitality to MDTA members as well as vendors from all over Missouri and surrounding states.

Convention registrations include four meals and entertainment on Friday and Saturday.

During the Friday night social, a mouth-watering barbecue is served for the enjoyment of the registrants and their invited guests, along with music by David J. Peters.

After the Saturday morning breakfast buffet, a Board and General Membership meeting will commence and vote on the 2017 slate of officers. The members will receive an annual status report. A presentation will follow entitled “Don’t Get Dumped On by OSHA – The Missouri On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Program”. Another presentation will follow titled “A Citizen’s Guide to Transportation in Missouri”.

There will be a Saturday luncheon presentation in the exhibit hall on “Electronic Logging Devices & Fleet Management Solutions.” The presenter will be a representative from PeopleNet.

Saturday night promises another delicious dinner and music entertainment by the Shiloh Country Band.

Take advantage of the networking opportunities at the MDTA convention and trade show. Experience the hands-on atmosphere with vendors ready with information and demonstrations. This is your chance to talk with other experts in the trucking industry who understand a commercial dump truck is the backbone of the transportation and construction industries, compare products, and assess pricing. If you are in trucking, you need to attend.

Register Now and see how MDTA strives to make you, The Driving Force.