Fleet Forward & Fleet Safety Conferences Nov. 6-8, 2024 | San Diego, CA


Chris Brown

Chris Brown

Associate Publisher & Emcee | Fleet Forward

Fleet Forward Conference Emcee & Host

(310) 533-2499
[email protected]

As associate publisher of Automotive Fleet (digital), Auto Rental News, Fleet Forward, and Business Fleet, Chris Brown covers all aspects of fleets, transportation, and mobility. Chris produces and emcees the annual International Car Rental Show, the largest event serving the auto rental industry worldwide. Chris also created and produces the Fleet Forward Conference and related regional Tour stops, the Fleet Safety Conference, and DeliveryCon, serving the last-mile delivery market. Chris has won publishing awards for editorial excellence including a Jesse H. Neal Award, three Folio: Eddie Awards, and three Maggie Awards. As an internationally recognized expert on fleets, auto rental and mobility, Chris has spoken at industry events in the U.S., Brazil, Ireland, and China. He has been sourced and quoted in national media such as Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Good Morning America, and National Public Radio. 

Session Archive

Tesla and Fleets: Accelerating the Transition to Electrification

November 9, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (MT)

Tesla will outline its plan for further fleet integrations and fleet management reps will share their insights and case studies. More Info

How AI, Data and Digital Keys Can Reduce TCO, Maximize Utilization

November 9, 2020
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (MT)

The key to your fleets’ success isn’t a key at all. Government, commercial, public carshare companies are searching for a secure key-sharing solution. More Info

Lessons Learned from Commercial Fleet Electrification Deployments

November 12, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (MT)

Apart from passenger cars, electrifying commercial vehicle fleets — from work vans and trucks... More Info

WELCOME + Housekeeping Notes

November 11, 2021
11:00 AM - 11:05 AM (MT)

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Plenary: How Partnerships Are Propelling the Autonomous Freight Market

November 12, 2021
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM (MT)

For autonomous transportation to become reality — particularly in trucking and freight — an ecosystem of partnerships must evolve around technology providers, traditional carriers, logistics services, and suppliers to the chain. More Info

Closing Keynote Fireside Chat: Fleet Electrification Challenges & Opportunities

November 12, 2021
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM (MT)

In this session, you will learn more about the latest trends in addressing sustainable transportation and managing electric vehicle fleets at-scale. More Info