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ACT Expo Announces 2021 Live Event Return with Daimler, Penske and Shell as Presenting Sponsors

January 27, 2021 — This August 30 to September 2, the North America’s leading clean transportation event showcasing the technologies, fuels, policies and investments driving economic and environmental sustainability in fleet operations returns to Southern California.

It’s a Wrap for ACT Virtual 2020

December 2, 2020 — From August through November 2020, thousands of attendees came together digitally to learn about the latest trends, policies, and technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

ACT Virtual “Ultra Clean HD Vehicle Summit” – Nov. 17 & 19

November 5, 2020 — ACT Virtual‘s Ultra Clean Heavy-Duty Vehicle Summit wraps up on November 17 and 19. The four-day summit has spotlighted headline grabbing zero-emission technologies, as well as the innovations in natural gas and propane that continue to drive the gaseous fuel industry forward.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Genentech Powers Electric Bus Program with Innovation and Partnerships

November 4, 2020 — Read the interview with ACT Virtual speaker Lyndel Fusello, Transportation Program Manager, Bus Operations of Genentech, at ACT News.

Can’t Miss Fleet Education with ACT Virtual

October 2, 2020 — The ACT virtual event series was launched following the postponement of the annual ACT Expo – North America’s largest advanced transportation and clean fleet event.

ACT Virtual “EV Fleet Charging Workshop” –Two Upcoming Episodes

October 1, 2020 — Fleet adoption of EVs has grown tremendously over the past year, spurred by the increasing availability of vehicle models and incentive funds, as well as advancements in battery technology.

ACT Virtual Announces Steve Carlisle, General Motors Executive Vice President and North America President, as Virtual Main Stage Keynote Speaker

September 30, 2020 — The four-month virtual event will feature a dynamic lineup of more than 130 industry leaders presenting on the technologies driving the future of fleet transportation. 

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: GM Envisions a Future with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion

September 29, 2020 — Read the interview with ACT Virtual keynote speaker Steve Carlisle, EVP & President, North America of General Motors, at ACT News.

ACT Virtual Wraps Module 3: Advanced Transportation Investor Summit

September 23, 2020 — The Advanced Transportation Investor Summit served up investment trends in the fleet market with an unmatched convening of experienced investors, entrepreneurs, and buyers on September 15 and 17.

ACT Virtual Launches the Advanced Transportation Investor Summit

September 9, 2020 — Kicking off the investment trends programming on September 15 and 17, ACT Virtual will launch the Advanced Transportation Investor Summit.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: The Electrification Coalition Promotes Policies and Actions to Accelerate Deployment of EVs on a Mass Scale

September 8, 2020 — Read an ACT Virtual Executive Interview with Natalia Swalnick to hear how the Electrification Coalition is implementing a broad set of strategies to advance electric mobility.

ACT Virtual Wraps Module 2 of Online Event Series

September 2, 2020 — ACT Virtual Module 2 brought together over 1,000 attendees, including leaders from top fleets throughout North America.

ACT Virtual Wraps Week 1 of New Online Event Series

August 21, 2020 — ACT Virtual online event series kicked off this week with two action-packed days of fleet-focused learning and networking.

ACT Virtual Kicking Off with Tech Demos, Press Events, Video Networking and More

August 14, 2020 — On Tuesday, August 18, the organizers of North America’s largest advanced transportation event, ACT Expo, are kicking off a brand-new online event experience to spotlight the trends, policies, and technologies driving the future of fleet transportation.

ACT Virtual Announces Volvo Trucks North America President Peter Voorhoeve as a Keynote Speaker

August 4, 2020 — The four-month virtual event will feature a dynamic lineup of more than 130 industry leaders presenting on the technologies driving the future of fleet transportation. 

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: EMUHSD is Introducing Zero-Emission Transportation Options to the School District

July 29, 2020 — Discover how El Monte Union High School District (EMUHSD) is updating its fleet with EV School buses.

“Staying Plugged In: ACT’s Annual EV Charging Workshop” Announced as Part of ACT Virtual Series

July 28, 2020 — Fleet adoption of EVs has grown tremendously over the past year, spurred by the increasing availability of vehicle models and incentive funds, as well as advancements in battery technology.

“Advanced Transportation Investor Summit” Announced as Part of ACT Virtual Series

July 21, 2020 — Investment is pouring into advanced transportation technology firms at an accelerated rate—from private capital to government funding.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: Dana is Focused on e-Propulsion and Reducing Their Environmental Impact

July 15, 2020 — Over the course of Dana’s history, the company has navigated through more than 115 years of vehicle evolution, persisted through industry turbulence, and has played a global role in transformative technological revolutions.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: J.B. Hunt is on a Mission to Create the Most Efficient Transportation Network in North America

July 6, 2020 — J.B. Hunt is dedicated to creating a sustainable supply chain by advocating for a mode-agnostic approach to transportation, innovating fleet operations, exploring alternative vehicle and fuel solutions, leading conversations within the industry, and using data-driven insights to gain efficiency.

ACT Goes Virtual with Fleet Education

June 18, 2020 — As demands for transportation services continue to increase, fleet executives need timely access to products, services, and contacts that can help them achieve their economic and environmental sustainability goals.

Newly Launched ACT Virtual Connects Transportation Industry Digitally

June 18, 2020 — Registration is now open for ACT Virtual, a four-month education series that will spotlight the trends, policies, and technologies driving the future of fleet transportation

ACT Expo Save the Date: May 3-6, 2021

April 28, 2020 — Early bird registration is now open for ACT Expo 2021, North America’s largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event, featuring a packed expo hall, fleet-focused education, networking opportunities, and more.

ACT Expo Welcomes Volvo Group’s Lars Stenqvist as Morning Keynote Speaker

March 5, 2020 — The Volvo Group has shaped the landscape of transportation and infrastructure solutions since its founding in 1927.

The Future of Fleet is Here, at ACT Expo

November 20, 2019 — As we reach the end of 2019, it’s clear that this was a momentous year for clean transportation. Fleets across the nation continue to make major public commitments to procuring renewable fuels and deploying low- and zero-emission vehicles.

Clean Transportation Solutions from ACT Expo 2019

May 15, 2019 — There was a special buzz at ACT Expo 2019. The level of innovation and technological advancement taking place within the market was palpable, as is the significant increase in investment in advanced clean technologies and fuels for the commercial fleet sector.

2019 ACT Expo Event Recap

April 30, 2019 — ACT Expo combined the best education content in the industry with a cutting-edge trade show floor featuring the most innovative technologies on the market today.

2019 ACT Expo Fleet Award Winners

April 30, 2019 — The ACT Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleets and individuals who have shown true leadership in transportation, having gone above and beyond what has been required to tirelessly pursue sustainability in their fleet operations.

ACT Expo Workshop Recap

April 25, 2019 — ACT Expo kicked off with a session tailored to alternative fuel vehicle newcomers, in the first ever “Clean Fuel Vehicle Bootcamp”.

See a Sneak Peek at Who Is Attending!

April 19, 2019 — With nearly 4,000 projected attendees, we’re gearing up for our largest ACT Expo yet. Take a look at some of the firms that are already registered to attend. Will your firm make the list this year?

ACT Expo – The Largest Clean Fleet Event Returns to Southern California

April 11, 2019 — Now in its ninth—and largest—year, the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo is convening stakeholders from across the transportation industry, April 22 through 26 in Southern California.

ACT Expo Announces Full Speaker Roster

April 2, 2019 — Organizers of ACT Expo announced the full speaker roster for the ninth annual show, April 23–26, 2019 at the Long Beach Convention Center.

New Workshop Explores Greening the Aviation Industry

March 29, 2019 — ACT Expo is adding a new workshop to its agenda this year exploring incentives, technologies, and policies that are spurring a ‘greening’ of the aviation industry.

PMSA Forum on the Future of Clean Cargo Handling Equipment

March 28, 2019 — PMSA will hold a forum at ACT Expo 2019 for port stakeholders to learn about the future of clean cargo handling equipment.

New Workshops & Co-Located Events

March 27, 2019 — ACT Expo 2019 will host a series of new co-located events and workshops hosted by partner organizations across the commercial transportation sector.

A New Workshop Helps Fleets Meet the Vehicle Maintenance Challenges Ahead

March 26, 2019 — A new ACT Expo workshop covers how to successfully recruit, train, and develop teams to support commercial transportation’s evolving workforce needs.

Natural Gas Vehicles, Engines, and Solution Providers to Convene at the 2019 ACT Expo

March 25, 2019 — This year’s ACT Expo is on track to be the largest event yet, bringing together over 4,000 attendees, including more than 1,000 fleet operators and buyers, over 150 expert speakers, and hundreds of C-suite level executives from leading OEMs and tier 1 suppliers.

Ride & Drive

March 15, 2019 — Attendees will have the opportunity to get behind the wheel and test drive dozens of advanced clean vehicles spanning all alternative fuels and vehicle applications.

Save the Date: ACT Expo, May 11-14, 2020 | Long Beach, CA

February 12, 2019 — Join hundreds of leading public and private fleet operators in Long Beach, California, May 11-14, 2020

Connected Vehicle Technology Workshop at ACT Expo

February 6, 2019 — The three-part workshop, taking place at the Advanced Clean Transportation Expo on Tuesday, April 23, will focus on how today’s connected vehicle technology can help maximize performance while improving safety and compliance.

Clean Vehicle Funding Workshop Series

January 24, 2019

EV Charging Infrastructure Workshop Series

January 24, 2019

Interested in speaking? Submit an abstract by February 22.

December 10, 2018

ACT Expo Announces CEO of Daimler Trucks North America as 2019 Keynote

November 7, 2018 | Santa Monica, CA

Daimler, Penske, and Meritor Join as 2019 Presenting Sponsors

July 26, 2018 — ACT Expo is proud to have the support of the alternative fuel and advanced transportation industry’s leading organizations.

ACT Expo to Recognize Sustainable Transportation Leaders

May 8, 2018 — The Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleet operators who show true leadership in clean transportation

ACT Expo Announces 2018 Fleet Award Winners

May 3, 2018 | Long Beach, Calif. — Annual ACT Expo Fleet Awards recognize fleet operators who demonstrate leadership in operating in sustainable transportation

Secure Your Booth for the 2019 ACT Expo Returning to Long Beach April 23 to 26

May 3, 2018

Download the May 2 Issue of ACT News Live

May 2, 2018

Download the May 1 Issue of ACT News Live

May 1, 2018

ACT Expo Announces 2018 Speaker Line Up

April 5, 2018 — More than 3,500 clean transportation stakeholders will convene in Long Beach at ACT Expo to gain insight into the mega trends driving the future of commercial transportation, including connected technologies, vehicle efficiency, electrification, low carbon fuels, corporate sustainability, and much more.

California Energy Commission and National Renewable Energy Laboratory to Host Zero-Emission Infrastructure Technology Manufacturing Workshop

April 3, 2018 | Santa Monica, CA — Workshop to explore ways California can accelerate zero-emission vehicle infrastructure growth and generate ideas to align funding incentives

ACT Expo: Electrifying the Commercial Transportation Sector (+ Keynote Announced!)

March 28, 2018 — The Commercial Electric Vehicle Summit, co-located with the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, allows attendees to gain insight into the latest advancements in battery and fuel cell electric vehicle technologies for the medium- and heavy-duty market

Keynote Speaker Announced

March 28, 2018 — Jay Craig, the CEO and President of Meritor to Keynote ACT Expo

Join us in Long Beach!

March 22, 2018 — ACT Expo is proud to have the support of the alternative fuel and advanced transportation industry’s leading organizations.

Connected Fleet Technology Showcase in Partnership with Penske

January 31, 2018

2018 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Agenda Announced

January 10, 2018 | SANTA MONICA, Calif. — 2018 ACT Expo conference agenda to focus on connected vehicle technologies, fuel efficiency strategies, drivetrain electrification and the increased use of alternative fuels.

2018 Fleet Awards — Nominations Open

January 3, 2018 — The ACT Expo Fleet Awards are the ultimate recognition of fleet operators who show true leadership in clean transportation—having gone above and beyond to achieve sustainability in their transportation operations.

Daimler Trucks North America and Penske Truck Leasing Return as 2018 Presenting Sponsors

October 4, 2017 — ACT Expo is proud to have the support of the alternative fuel and advanced transportation industry’s leading organizations.

New Commercial Electric Vehicle Summit, Set to be Co-Located with 2018 ACT Expo

September 7, 2017 | Santa Monica, CA — Organizers of the ACT Expo announced that they are launching a new event that will highlight advancements in the commercial electric drive vehicle market.

Secure Your Booth for the 2018 ACT Expo Returning to the Long Beach Convention Center April 30

July 7, 2017 — ACT Expo is proud to have the support of the alternative fuel and clean transportation industry’s leading organizations.

Download the 2017 Event Summary to See All of the Exciting Product Debuts and Other Event Highlights

May 10, 2017 — The 2017 ACT Expo brought together thousands of advanced transportation stakeholders for a week of fleet-to-fleet learning, dynamic discussions, real-world tours, and a slew of exciting product debuts.

ACT Expo 2017 in Review

May 5, 2017 — Last month’s Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Southern California demonstrated the continued momentum taking place across the transportation industry.

ACT Expo Sets 2017 Program

May 1, 2017 — The stage is set for the 2017 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America’s largest clean fleet event.

ACT Expo, Penton Trucking Announce Partnership, DTNA Signs on as Presenting Sponsor

December 14, 2016 | Santa Monica, CA — ACT Expo set to expand show to encompass all aspects of technology advancements for the commercial vehicle market through partnership with Fleet Owner.