Networking Events

Featured Networking Experiences

NAFA’s 2020 I&E goes far beyond your typical education with these featured experiences


Communities Meet-n-Greet

Sunday evening unofficially kicks off I&E with the most impactful networking event of the conference, the new Communities Meet-n-Greet.  Meet your industry peers and establish relationships with those you have met in the past. You will be matched up with others in your specific fleet segment to share ideas, build relationships and kick off your learning. 


I&E Kick-off Tailgate

It's almost time for the big event! The camaraderie. The anticipation of what's to come. But first, join us at the kickoff tailgate featuring food and drinks!
Catch up with old friends and make some new ones while enjoying a happy hour like no other, the ultimate tailgate experience. This casual event will feature snacks, beverages and most importantly some of your favorite tailgating games.   Don’t forget to show your pride and wear your favorite team’s jersey. 


 I&E Half-Time Happy Hour

We’ve reached the halfway point of I&E so it's time to reflect on the highlights.  Before you head out for the evening, join your peers for an hour of celebrating and sharing the experiences and knowledge you have gained at Institute & Expo.   Enjoy the live music, lively conversation, and the game inspired snacks and beverages.  Team NAFA will be showcasing stats of our own so you can follow along as NAFA’s continues our commitment to leading the industry!  See you there!


Blockbuster Session Block

In these new two-hour blockbuster sessions, you will gain the knowledge and training you need to solve some of the most complex and common fleet problems. Each of the blockbuster sessions includes a step-by-step process for implementing a fleet strategy.  Discover best practices from fleet managers who have solved these same issues and review new tools, calculators and guidance on how to implement these strategies immediately to improve your fleet operations. 


The OEM Panel

The automotive industry has evolved significantly over the past decade, yet the next set of changes will define the industries future. Back by popular demand, a panel of speakers from distinguished leaders from the OEM’s will discuss the automotive industry and its next phase of evolution that will impact every driver, in every fleet, and on ever road. 


Closing Event

A trip to Indianapolis wouldn’t be complete without visiting the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  Celebrate finding the right solutions, making the right connections, and learning the right skills by joining your fellow fleet professionals at the winner’s circle during the finish line celebration.   Start off your evening with your adrenaline surging as you ride around the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway 2.5-mile oval at high speeds.  Continue the experience by stepping inside the towering Pagoda, centered on the start-finish line of the track.  Join your fellow fleet professionals for an evening of food, fun and drinks, and friends within two floors of the magnificent structure. This is an evening you won’t forget!