Program info and FAQs
The Australian Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Conference (TMC) is the trucking industry’s premier national gathering of professionals, maintenance technicians, apprentices, fleet managers and technical fleet professionals.
In an exciting online conference format, TMC Online will deliver the latest technical updates, insights and stories from industry experts, no matter where delegates are across Australia or the world.
Streamed live via the TMC Online platform, the 2020 Castrol Vecton Awards will celebrate industry excellence with the presentation of the 2020 Craig Roseneder Award and the 2020 Castrol Vecton Industry Achievement Award.
Key dates and times (AEDT)
Monday 23 November
06:00 | TMC Online Platform OPEN
09:00 | LIVE Session: ATA Chair message /Keynote Lachie Smart
12:00 | LIVE Session: Meet the inspectors
15:00 | LIVE session: Advanced Emergency Braking Systems
Tuesday 24 November
09:00 | LIVE session: Hydrogen: Hype or Hero?
12:00 | LIVE session: Let’s talk about Defects
17:00 | Castrol Vecton Awards Broadcast
*On-demand content and LIVE session recordings will be available on the platform until 1159pm Sunday 29 November.
The conference platform
Once connected to the conference platform you will be asked to create your profile.
You will then have access to features including:
> Network with other delegates, exhibitors and sponsors
Send a message to any delegate to catchup or introduce yourself and build your network. You don’t need to be online to receive your message, all your chat requests will be waiting for when you next login.
> Visit exhibitor pages and explore product and services
Check out some of the latest products and information from our exhibitors. Videos, brochures and images can be viewed and downloaded from their page. Got a question? You can connect directly to an exhibitor representative use the chat function on the page.
> Watch on-demand videos at any time of the day
We have put together a huge library of content that can be viewed at a time that suits you. From workshop “how to” videos to Panel discussions and presentations. You can also ask questions or add comments to each video and the presenter can respond.
> Watch live sessions, add comments and ask questions
Live sessions will be delivered on Monday 23 and Tuesday 24 November. The audience will tune in live to the presentation or panel. Recordings of the live sessions will be automatically uploaded to the platform
> Watch the Castrol Vecton Awards LIVE
Broadcast Live at 5pm Tuesday 24 November, the awards will include:
- 30 years of Technical Advancements Panel
- Celebrity interviews – Supercar drivers Rick Kelly & Cameron Waters
- The Castrol Vecton Industry Achievement Award
- Craig Roseneder Award for Technical & Maintenance Excellence