Tri-State Safety Summit - 2024

Tri-State Safety Summit

Presented by:
Great West Casualty Company

March 17-19, 2024
Join Midwest safety professionals, as they discuss the top issues facing the trucking industry.

Hosted By

Iowa, Nebraska, & South Dakota

Iowa Motor Truck Association
Nebraska Trucking Association
South Dakota Trucking Association

We have combined forces to support the outstanding safety culture within the trucking industry. A safer industry is critical to keep America moving forward.


Listen, Learn, And Get Tangible Takeaways

The 2024 Tri-State Safety Summit has built on the success of past events and offers a FULL roster of insightful and experienced professionals and promises to send you back home with incredible takeaways you can use to enhance your safety programs. Come share safety initiatives, learn about advocacy efforts, and participate in dynamic panel discussions.

Here is what you will experience!

  • Take home a fatigue management program template after participating in an interactive 2-hour session with a Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration expert.
  • Learn about critical safety metrics used by plaintiffs against trucking companies and how to track them. You will receive a snapshot of your company’s metrics as a takeaway.
  • The American Transportation Research Institute will review key concerns identified by participants at last year’s conference and lead a roundtable discussion into our progress and the challenges that persist.
  • Get the latest from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and your state’s Commercial Vehicle Enforcement.
Dan Horvath, ATA

Dan Horvath

Senior Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Safety Policy, American Trucking Associations (ATA)

Rondolfo Giacoman, CVSA

Rodolfo Giacoman

Fatigue Management Specialist, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA)

Paul Enos, CEO, Nevada Trucking Association

Paul J. Enos

Chief Executive Officer, Nevada Trucking Association

Richard Cook, ATA Associates

Richard Cook

Chief Operating Officer, ATA Associates, Inc.

Alex Leslie, ATRI

Alex Leslie

Research Associate, American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI)

Rebecca Hammond, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

Rebecca Hammond

Group Leader, Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI)

Ron Gann, TSA

Ron Gann

Transportation Security Inspector, Department of Homeland Security, TSA

Mike Lukuc, FMSCA

Mike Lukuc

Manager, FMCSA Automated Commercial Motor Vehicle Evaluation Program

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Panel Participants

  • Shirley McGuire, FMCSA Division Administrator – Iowa
  • Jeremy Dugger, FMCSA Division Administrator – Nebraska
  • Cindy Gerber, FMCSA Division Administrator – South Dakota

The Details

Enjoy Talking Safety & More


Enjoy the beautiful riverside views at the Marriott Riverfront Conference Center.

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Experience the freshest foods, made from scratch with Kahill’s Chophouse, simple yet elegant.

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Laugh with comedian Kris Covi, who has toured with David Spade and Larry the Cable Guy.

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Sponsor & Exhibitors

Sponsorships & Exhibitor Space Available

Presenting Sponsor

Great West Casualty Company

Diamond Sponsors

Marsh McLennan Agency | Inspro
Midwest Peterbilt Group
Pomp's Tire Services, Inc.

Gold Sponsors

Mail Management Services, Inc.
Midwest Peterbilt Group

“This event is the premier opportunity for trucking professionals from across the Midwest to share with and learn from each another and national leaders, right here in the heartland.”

Kent Grisham, President, Nebraska Trucking Association

Kent Grisham, CEO, Nebraska Trucking Association

Join Us

Spring into the year focused on Safety!

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to listen and learn from the nation’s leading safety professionals at the Midwest’s largest trucking industry safety summit.