When and Where is GATS?
The trucking industry convention is scheduled for August 21-23, 2014 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center located at 650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202.
Who Should Attend GATS?
Fleet owners, truck drivers, trucking company management and anyone else aligned with the trucking industry should attend the Great American Truck Show. GATS is also a great event for aspiring truck drivers who are interested in becoming owner-operators or company drivers.
How Much Do Tickets Cost and Who Will Be at GATS?
If you preorder your tickets online, you can attend for free! If you decide that you want to attend at the last minute, admission at the gate is $10. More than 500 trucking-related exhibitors will fill the huge exhibit halls with just about everything imaginable in the trucking industry.
What Big Events are Happening at GATS?
While the exhibits provide enough reason to attend the Great American Truck Show, several other exciting events are sure to interest you as well:
- Overdrive’s Pride & Polish Truck Beauty Competition: Pride & Polish hosts custom truck shows around the country throughout the year, but the Great American Truck Show in Dallas is where the best of the best go head to head in the ultimate championship. Register your truck or come to watch and be amazed at the world’s most beautiful big rigs.
- SmartSession Educational Seminars: The Texas Trucking Association offers free educational seminars geared toward company drivers, owner-operators, fleet managers and others in the transportation industry.
- Commercial Vehicle Outlook Conference: This annual conference takes place August 20-21. Panels cover topics ranging from fleet executives and truck OEMs to truck dealers and parts distributors.
If you find yourself in the Dallas area between August 21st and the 23rd and have some time to spare, be sure to stop by the Great American Truck Show and see the latest and greatest in the trucking industry. To learn more about Pegasus TransTech, please visit our website.