AEMP CONNECT 2019: Management Conference & Annual Meeting

Connections are the cornerstone of the equipment management profession. Every day we make connections with our teams, our data, and our equipment.  This conference is going to take a deep dive on how these connections can take your business and your career to the next level.

This conference held March 19-21, 2019 in Orlando is the 37th Management Conference & Annual Meeting and is the ultimate event in the heavy construction equipment management sector to connect those who manage big iron with even bigger ideas and solutions. 

Online registration is now closed.  
Please visit the registration desk at the conference for on-site registration.


AEMP exists to serve you, the equipment professional. We consider ourselves an extension of your team.  Our mission is to build excellence in equipment management - that means we exist to build excellence and leadership in you!  The top equipment professionals from around the globe participate in AEMP conferences because they know that the knowledge, relationships, and resources they gain through AEMP directly contribute to their success as individuals and as professional equipment managers.  Attending AEMP conferences also provides you direct access to leadership from the top manufacturers and product/service organizations in the world.

Keynote Highlight: Misha Glouberman 
An expert in conflict resolution, communication, and negotiation skills. MISHA GLOUBERMAN is an expert on the subtle arts of negotiation and communication. He takes the principles of good negotiation and better listening, and applies them to a broad set of circumstances to help people solve problems together, reach mutually beneficial agreements, and communicate more effectively-in all walks of life.

Registration Details:



by 2/8/19


by 3/12/19


after 3/12/19

End User Member




End User Non-Member




Supplier Member




Supplier Non-Member








Your CONNECT 2019 Conference registration includes:

  • Three tracks of premier education
  • Four keynote speakers
  • Wednesday & Thursday award luncheons
  • Quality networking opportunities with
    experts:Connection Hubs, Tuesday evening welcome reception
     & Wednesday evening off-site reception
  • Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks each day
  • Access to session handouts
  • On-site program booklet 

CONNECT 2019: Management Conference & Annual Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities

An AEMP CONNECT 2019 Sponsorship delivers the greatest impact and visibility leading up to, throughout, and following the event. A variety of sponsorship levels are available exclusively to AEMP members to help you achieve your specific marketing goals. Regardless of the level, you’ll receive hands-on assistance from the AEMP sponsorship team!

Sponsorship Info >>

By participating in AEMP’s sponsorship programs, you signal your commitment to delivering relevance and value to hundreds of the industry’s leading equipment managers, as well as the fleet intensive organizations It’s more than a marketing play. CONNECT 2019: Management Conference & Annual Meeting is about creating experiences and wisdom for its attendees that will resonate long after the conference is over! 

RUN THE NUMBERS! The Diamond level sponsorship includes one registration (up to $1,645 value). A small jump in price from the Platinum level to the Diamond level is sure to be a win-win solution, offering prime sponsor exposure and a wise Conference investment. 

Who attends AEMP's Management Conference and Annual Meeting? 
This conference is for Equipment Management Professionals who seek to succeed through performance, knowledge, and networking.  The conference addresses issues that impact the entire Equipment Triangle.  So whether you are the Fleet Manager, CEO, CFO, Safety Manager, Shop Manager, or IT Administrator, this conference is for you!

A Special Thank You to our CONNECT 2019 Conference Sponsors


Monday, March 18th
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM:  AEMP Executive Committee Meeting - Salon 3 (Current & Incoming Ex. Committee members only)

Tuesday, March 19th
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM:  AEMP Board of Directors, Advisory Council, & Futures Group Breakfast (invitation only)
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM:  AEMP Board of Directors and Advisory Council Meeting (Current & Incoming)
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM:  Leadership Luncheon - (Committee & Board and Advisory Council Members only) 
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM:  AEMP Committees Meet (see agendas for exact times and location)
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM:  IGNITE Learning Lab Day 1
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM:  Welcome Reception for all conference attendees - Poolside Lower Deck

Wednesday, March 20th
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM:  State of the Association Breakfast & Opening Keynote
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:  IGNITE Learning Lab Day 2
10:15 AM - 4:15 PM: Education Sessions - Multi-Track
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM: Fleet Masters Awards Luncheon
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM: Connection Hubs (Networking Opportunities)
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM:  Topgolf Networking Event and Tournament (shuttles will start making rounds at 6pm)

Thursday, March 21st
7:45 AM - 9:45 AM:  Certification Pinning Breakfast and Morning Keynote
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM:  IGNITE Learning Lab Day 3
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM:  Education Sessions - Multi-Track
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM: Hall of Fame Award Ceremony Luncheon and Afternoon Keynote
2:45 PM - 4:45 PM:  Education Session
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM: Town Hall

Friday, March 22nd
7:00 AM:  Sign-in for the CEM / CESP Examination 
8:00 AM - 11:45 PM: CEM / CESP Examination


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