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Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue
January 16, 2023 , Grapevine, TX

Jointly presented by HDMA and MacKay & Company, Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue (HDAD) is an outlook conference, specifically directed toward the heavy duty aftermarket supplier industry, intended to provide an in-depth view of the prospects for the global, heavy duty industry’s aftermarket component.

*Online registration is now closed. If you wish to attend HDAD'22, please visit us at the registration between 7 and 8 am CT on Monday, January 24th.

HDAD brings together thought leaders from all segments of the heavy duty aftermarket industry who can share applied knowledge on the state of the marketplace and what steps are necessary to be sustainable and prosperous as the industry evolves. This conference delivers this critical information by identifying the toughest emerging problems in the Heavy Duty Aftermarket industry, as well as sharing the most successful strategies being implemented to counter them.

HDAD Topics Include:

  • A real-world view of the aftermarket from the viewpoint of industry leaders across segments and product ranges, focusing on current business conditions, market disrupters and innovations changing the market's landscape

  • Insights into how new technologies — particularly EVs — are being adopted into the North American commercial vehicle marketplace

  • The fleet perspective on the supply chain and workforce issues and strategies, as well as a look forward at alternative technologies

  • A deep dive into governmental legislation and the impact on the aftermarket

  • Macro-economic trends that will impact the industry over the next five years

  • MacKay & Company's Truckable Economic Activity report insight and Aftermarket Review

... and more to be announced!


HDAD Participants:

  • Shane Barnes – Vice President of Maintenance, PAM Transport

  • Bill Black – President & CEO, National Fleet Management & Heavy Duty Truck Supply

  • John Blodgett – Vice President, Sales & Marketing, MacKay & Company

  • John Coll – Senior Vice President, Global Marketing, Sales & Services, Allison Transmission

  • Kevin Depew – Deputy Chief Economist, RSM

  • Tom DePorter – Senior Director of Fleet Maintenance, Forward Air Corp

  • Dr. Bob Dieli – Economist, MacKay & Company

  • Mike Eppes – Managing Vice President of Operations, Rush Enterprises

  • Walt Frankiewicz – President Haldex Americas & Executive Vice President Haldex AB, Haldex

  • Mike Hawthorne – President & CEO, Bendix CVS

  • Mike McDonald – Director of Maintenance, Benore Logistics

  • John Nelligan – Senior Vice President, Truck, Americas, Meritor, Inc.

  • Roger Nielsen – Mobility Investor & Advisor

  • Chris Patterson – Retired CEO Daimler Trucks North America, Independent Director

  • Ann Wilson – Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, MEMA

  • Bill Long – President & CEO, MEMA

  • MEMA Division Member: $845

  • MacKay & Company Client (with code): $845

  • Non-member: $945

    Note: Refunds cannot be given after January 4, 2022. Substitutions are always welcome. 



Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX 76051

Reserve in room block here.

Additional questions? Please reach out to Ashley McLeod.