Join Us in Dallas

FASTPORT is holding two major events in Dallas, TX on Thursday, August 23rd and August 24th. Leaders in the trucking, transportation and logistics sectors will be gathering for the Great American Trucking Show, and we invite you to leverage your time there to attend our events to show your support for bridging skills gaps to bring a new generation of employees into your organizations as well as support our nation's service members who are in the running to win the third annual Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence Award.  

Please read below to find more details on these events. When you're ready, you can click "Register" for each to let us know you will join us in Dallas.

Online registration closed Tuesday, August 14th.


Apprenticeship Accelerator: Create and Enhance Your Program

George W. Bush Library and Museum, "Oak Room", August 23rd from 12pm to 2pm

For companies and organizations that are interested in creating, developing and enhancing a DOL-approved Registered Apprenticeship are invited to our Apprenticeship Accelerator.

Here, you will be alongside representatives from the DOL, related instruction providers, and fellow employers who will give insight into the benefits of apprenticeship via conversations and two panel discussions.


Transition Trucking Finalist Reception and "Driver Salute" 

George W. Bush Library and Museum "Cafe 43", August 23rd from 6pm to 8pm 

The Top 10 finalists nominated for the Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence Award will gather to be honored by trucking and transportation leaders as well as government and association representatives. 

After celebrating each finalist's contribution to the military and the trucking industry, we will announce who the Selection Committee has put forward to enter into a public vote for America's favorite driver to help determine the ultimate winner of the fully loaded Kenworth T680.