BRENTWOOD, TENN., February 18, 2022 – ConversionU (training division of Conversion Interactive Agency), the American Trucking Associations (ATA), and Transport Topics announced today that registration is now open for the nineteenth annual Recruitment and Retention Conference. The event is scheduled for June 1-3, 2022, at the Renaissance Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.
“We are at a pivotal point in the world of driver recruiting and retention,” said Kelley Walkup, president and CEO of Conversion Interactive Agency. “The wants and needs of a professional truck driver have changed. As an industry, we need to be prepared to change alongside them. The days of traditional driver recruitment are over. Technology is playing a crucial role in changing the landscape of driver recruiting and it’s time for carriers to shift their perspective.”
The 2022 conference will focus on bringing recruitment and retention professionals together for networking and benchmarking opportunities. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from industry leaders on the current driver market and what to expect for the future. The content will focus on shifting perspective for connecting with drivers in today’s market.
Other topics on the agenda for the 2022 conference include workshops covering how to improve hires by employing technology, the importance of improving your online reputation, and the equipment shortages impact on driver recruiting. The event will also feature an hour and a half networking roundtable session, allowing attendees to have the opportunity to network with other recruiting professionals on various topics relating to driver recruiting and retention and leave with practical next steps on a variety of areas.
“It is more important than ever that we come together as an industry to build a new baseline for hiring and retaining quality truck drivers,” added Walkup.
Registration for the 2022 Recruitment and Retention Conference is now open. Recruiting and retention professionals can register by visiting annualrrconference.com.
To find out more about Conversion Interactive Agency, visit www.conversionia.com.