Current Issue

2015 OTR conference in Tucson

Comments Email

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. (Feb. 25, 2014) — The Tire Industry Association (TIA) will hold the 2015 Off-the-Road Tire Conference — the 60th edition of the OTR industry event — in Tucson, Ariz., Feb. 18-21.

The organization is returning to the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, the site of the 2010 OTR Tire Conference.

Registration is open already at TIA’s website. The cost is $425 per person for TIA members, and $725 for non-members.

The conference will follow a Wednesday-Friday business format, with activities starting at 3 p.m. on the 18th followed by the networking reception/tabletop supplier expo from 5 to 8 p.m.

More general sessions will follow the morning of the 19th, with opportunities for golf and sport shooting in the afternoon, TIA said. The La Paloma Country Club features a 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, according to the association.

Business concludes on Feb. 20 with a general session in the morning, a networking luncheon/tabletop expo from noon to 1:30 p.m., and breakout sessions in the afternoon.

More Polls>

TB Reader Poll

Previous | Published June 17, 2016

How will the new Labor Department rule on overtime pay affect you?

I've already had to demote some managers and assistant managers because of it
16%
(13 votes)
I was hoping to hire some new technicians soon. I can't now because of the new overtime rules
5%
(4 votes)
It won't affect me much
12%
(10 votes)
I think it's fair for assistant managers to get compensation for overtime
33%
(27 votes)
I'm voting a straight GOP ticket this November to see if we can get rid of this
33%
(27 votes)
Total votes: 81