ACT Research Seminar 59

ACT Research Seminars

ACT Research hosts two annual events. These 3 day seminars are opportunities to connect with other industry professionals, connect with the ACT Research team face-to-face and learn more market leaders in an intensive 3 days.

August 12 -14, 2019 • Columbus, Indiana • The Commons

ACT Research is excited to host our 61st Seminar for the benefit of our clients and guests. Since 1986 ACT has been the leader in North American commercial vehicle industry data, market analysis, and forecasting. Our seminars are an opportunity to deep dive into topical trends, hear from industry experts, connect with market leaders, and better understand the state of the industry. Seminar 61 promises to be another great event as we focus on the U.S. economy, the potential impact of trade wars, new and emerging technologies, gaining overviews of the current truck and trailer markets, the future of freight rates, the impact of e-commerce, among other relevant and timely industry issues. Register today to reserve your spot.


Monday, August 12 – $750

1 pm – 4:30 pm || ACT Research Lodge – 4440 Middle Road, Columbus, IN 47203

Lunch Provided @ 12:30PM


Kenny Vieth, Bob Perkins, ACT Research

Zita Zigan, Director, Global CV Forecasting, LMC Automotive

David Teolis, Ast. Director, International Economics, General Motors Co.

Ivan Izazdi, Market Insight Leader – On-Highway, Cummins Inc.


Wednesday, August 14 – $50 Tour Fee

12:15 pm – 4:30 pm || Leave from The Commons at 12:15 pm.

Boxed Lunch Provided

Amazon Fulfillment Center Address: 900 Patrol Rd, Jeffersonville, IN 47130


Seminar 61 will be held at The Commons in downtown Columbus, IN at 300 Washington Street, Columbus, IN 47201.

Event registration will begin at 2:00 pm and run through 9:00 pm on Monday, August 12th.

Registration will continue Tuesday at 6:30 am. A continental breakfast will be provided both mornings of August 13-14.

Lunch will be provided both August 13-14.

For more details, click the “AGENDA” button below.


Directions to the public parking garage, which is located on Jackson Street between 4th and 5th Streets (directly across from the post office).

The parking garage is free for the first hour and $1.00/2 hours of parking each additional hour. Paid parking is enforced from 6 am – 8 pm Monday – Friday. 

Parking in the garage is free from 8 pm Friday to 6 am Monday. Click here to download or view a downtown Columbus parking map.

Hotel Reservations:

To make reservations choose one of the following:

  1. Call the hotel directly 812.417.7200 and ask for ACT Research group rate
  2. Call 800 number for Holiday Inn and follow same instructions at 812.4527.7200
  3. Navigate to and select book now, then more options. Input ACT in group block code to access your rate then click continue
  4. Or click here to get only your rates for online convenience!

Address: 2485 W. Jonathan Moore Pike| Columbus Indiana | 47201| United States| 812-417.7200| Email Hotel


We look forward to having you join us for Seminar 61! Register below to reserve your spot today.

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