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2021 Regional Meeting

VMA-MCASC-NCMA Regional Meeting     
Harrisonburg, VA
August 8-11, 2021

 

Sunday, August 8

12:00 – 5:30     Registration
1:15 – 2:45       NCMA Board of Directors Meeting
3:00 – 4:30       MCASC Board of Directors Meeting
3:00 – 4:30       VMA Board of Directors Meeting
5:30 – 6:45       Industry Update by ABA and UMA
7:00                  Early Bird Dinner at Hotel Madison
9:00 – 10:30     Night life in Harrisonburg: Pale Fire Brewing Company

Monday, August 9

7:00 – 7:45       Breakfast
8:00 – 5:00       Registration
8:00 – 9:15       Coach Presentations
9:30 – 10:30     Coach Visitation
10:45 – 11:15   Business Sessions: VMA, MCASC, and NCMA
All operator members should attend their respective business session.    
11:30 – 12:30    Operator Session: Motorcoach Inspections and the
                          OOSC Criteria
Speaker: Kerri Wirachowsky, Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance
12:45–1:45       Lunch
Board Service Awards (VMA)

Operator Sessions
2:00 – 2:45       Department of Defense Registration Process for
                           Military Transportation
Speaker: Donna Johnson
2:00 – 2:45       Human Trafficking (Buses on the Lookout)
Speaker: Annie Sovcik
3:00 – 4:15       Business Strategy and Growth
Speaker:  Trisha Fridrich, The L&W Team
3:00 – 4:15       Cyber Security
Speaker:  Benjamin Gilbert, Cybersecurity Advisor, Department of Homeland Security

2:00 – 5:30       Associate Sessions
2:00 – 3:00       Rising Star/New Member and First Timer Orientation
3:15 – 4:15       The Big Picture: Timely and relevant topics and
                          discussion

4:30 – 5:30       Associate/Operator Session
How to Drive More Revenue Together

6:30                    Board Coaches
7:00                    Ice Breaker Dinner: Cross Keys Vineyards
10:00 – 12:00     Hospitality after event

Tuesday, August 10

7:30 – 8:30       Breakfast
Board Service Awards (MCASC and NCMA)
Award recipients will be notified in advance to ensure they are present to accept the awards.
8:30 -11:30       Registration
8:45 –  11:15     Market Place I  (scheduled appointments)
11:30                 Board Coach for Golf Tournament
Heritage Oaks Golf Course (Rental clubs are available.)
11:30                 Board Coaches for Tours  (lunch provided on all tours)
6:30                   Reception hosted by 2022 Host
7:30                   Awards Dinner

Hospitality will be a continuation of the dinner session.

Wednesday, August 11

7:30 – 8:30       Breakfast
8:30 – 12:00     Registration
8:30 – 9:30       Display Booth Visitation
9:45 – 12:15     Market Place II (scheduled appointments)
12:30 – 1:30     Lunch:  Market Place Awards Presentation

 Note: The traditional Joint Board Meeting to review the meeting will be held by Zoom a few days after the Regional Meeting.