Major OEMs bring innovation to NTEA’s 2018 Truck Product Conference


Media Contact:
Summer Marrs
Director of Communications & Public Relations

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (July 10, 2018) NTEA’s Truck Product Conference will feature the latest updates from leading chassis manufacturers. Scheduled Sept. 25–26, 2018, this annual event will be held at a new venue — Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan.

The conference is a unique opportunity where attendees have a chance to preview new model year work trucks and engage OEM engineers on critical upfitter modifications. Professionals in the commercial vehicle industry can learn about important product changes and discuss integration topics. Having the ability to talk directly with chassis manufacturers is an invaluable experience that translates into practical support for a variety of conversion needs.

“Truck Product Conference allows our industry stakeholders to connect with OEMs on chassis updates that influence their approach toward building multi-stage commercial vehicles,” said Steve Carey, NTEA executive director. “It’s become a highly-valued forum for gaining awareness of what’s coming and working through potential challenges.”

This year’s event features a dynamic, two-day program, with concurrent OEM presentations.

Participating chassis manufacturers

  • Ford Commercial Vehicles
  • Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation
  • Freightliner Trucks
  • General Motors Fleet
  • Hino Trucks
  • International Truck
  • Isuzu Commercial Truck of America Inc.
  • Mercedes-Benz USA
  • Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc.
  • Peterbilt Motors Company
  • Ram Commercial
  • Toyota Motor North America Inc.
  • Western Star Trucks

Register for Truck Product Conference by Aug. 31, 2018 to receive advance pricing ($149 NTEA member/$249 nonmember). After this date, rates increase to $179 NTEA member/$279 nonmember. Visit for details, or contact us at 800-441-6832 or

About NTEA
Established in 1964, NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry represents more than 2,000 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to the Association. NTEA provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces The Work Truck Show®. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and government relations offices in Washington, DC, and Ottawa, Ontario.