Annual Meeting


The 2024 Annual Meeting activities will take place at both the Edmonton Convention Center and the Westin Edmonton. Opening Ceremonies, educational sessions, and exhibition will take place at the Edmonton Convention Centre. 

Closed Meetings are limited to Board of Directors or Program Committee members, invited guests and speakers.  

Before registering, please consult our program below as we’ve made changes this year! 

Please note all times are subject to change and are in Mountain Time (MT).

Sunday, June 2
 09:00 - 12:00  Board of Directors Meeting (Closed)
 09:00 - 12:00

 Program Committee Meetings (Closed)

  •  Compliance and Regulatory Affairs (CRA)
  •  Drivers and Vehicles (D&V)
  •  Road Safety Research and Policies (RSRP)
 12:00 - 16:30  Advanced Registration
 12:00 - 16:00  Exhibitor Move-In
 13:00 - 16:30  Strategic Planning Session (Closed)
 17:30 - 18:30  Sponsor Appreciation Reception (By invite only)
 19:00 - 21:00  Board Dinner (By invite only)

Monday, June 3
 07:00 - 17:00  Registration
 07:30 - 09:00  Breakfast with Exhibitors
 08:00 - 08:30

 Newcomer's Session

 First time attendees are encouraged to take part in the
 Newcomer’s Session which will provide a general introduction to
 CCMTA, the Annual Meeting Program and allow you to meet other
 first-time attendees.

 09:00 - 10:30  Opening Ceremonies 
 10:30 - 11:00   Health Break with Exhibitors
 11:00 - 12:00

 Educational Session:

 Moving Commercial Vehicle Operators Towards Being 
 Recognized as a Skilled Trade

 This session focuses on workforce development in Canada's
 commercial driving sector. Presenters will discuss their approaches
 to commercial driver training, professionalizing trucking and
 attracting a more diverse workforce.

 12:00 - 13:30   Lunch with Exhibitors
 13:30 - 15:00

 Educational Session:

 Moderated Discussion on the Safety Certificate Model for the
 Canadian Trucking Industry

 Road safety remains a top priority for CCMTA members. In this
 facilitated session, panelists will share varying perspectives on
 Canada’s safety certificate model. Delegates will also gain insights
 from the US’ approach to commercial vehicle safety, oversight and
 potential lessons learned.

 15:00 - 15:30  Health Break with Exhibitors
 15:30 - 16:30

 Educational Session:

 Road Safety Research - What does it tell us?

 Presenters in this session will share data-informed road safety
 research from national and international perspectives that will
 support the development of the next Road Safety Strategy.

 17:30 - 19:30

 "Hockey Night in Edmonton" Welcoming Reception (in Exhibition)

 The Welcoming Reception is the perfect opportunity to socialize,
 reconnect with fellow delegates, and visit with 2024 Annual
 Meeting Exhibitors while enjoying a few appetizers before you set
 out to explore Edmonton for the evening. Attendees are
 encouraged to get into the play-off spirit and wear their
 favourite hockey team jersey!

Tuesday, June 4
 07:00 - 12:00  Registration
 07:30 - 08:30  Breakfast with Exhibitors
 08:30 - 16:30  Board of Directors Meeting (Open
 10:00 - 10:30  Health Break with Exhibitors
 12:00 - 13:30   Lunch with Exhibitors
 14:30 - 15:00  Health Break with Exhibitors
 15:00 - 17:00  Exhibitor Tear-Down
 18:00 - 19:00

 Closing Ceremonies Reception

 Join us for light refreshments before the Closing Ceremonies


 Closing Ceremonies Dinner & Awards Presentation

 All good things must come to a close -- we will wrap-up the last
 evening of the 2024 Annual Meeting with a dinner,
 followed by awards presentations.

Simultaneous interpretation will be offered for the open Board of Directors Meeting.

Wednesday, June 5
 09:00 - 12:00  Board of Directors/Members Meeting (Closed)
 09:00 - 12:00

 Program Committee Meetings (Closed)

  •  Compliance and Regulatory Affairs (CRA)
  •  Drivers and Vehicles (D&V)
  •  Road Safety Research and Policies (RSRP)