DCAS and NYC Parks will hold the NYC Fleet Show on Thursday, May 16 at the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, New York. Please see the fleet show flyer. Registration will be available soon. The show includes vendors in all sectors of fleet displaying vehicles, equipment, products, and services. The show is free and open to the public.
DCAS hosted the annual NYC Vision Zero Fleet Safety Forum on Thursday, November 2, 2023. The forum brings together people representing private fleets, equipment suppliers, federal, state, and city agencies, non-profits, and universities for the common goal - vehicle safety. The event is free, but registration is required. See the event flyer for additional information. The forum has been held each year since 2014, except for 2020 and 2021. Please view the detailed agenda and speakers list. The 2024 forum date will be announced later this year.
DCAS Fleet participated as a partner organization at the 2023 Impulsion conference Montreal, Canada from March 13 to 15 at Palais des congrès de Montréal. The event focused on sustainable transportation, reducing our carbon footprint, and electrification. DCAS Deputy Commissioner and NYC Chief Fleet Officer Keith Kerman presented as part of a panel on building out electric vehicle infrastructure. DCAS partnered with the government of Quebec on previous editions of this event starting in June 2019.
The 2023 Fleet Vision International – The Show was held on April 27, 2023 at Guildhall in the City of London. This forum is based on a seven years long partnership between the City of London and the City of New York focusing on the exchange of best practices in regard to electrification and the use of biofuels in the transportation sector, air quality, driver retention and training, and road safety. This year’s forum included a gala dinner including awards for best air quality strategy, best fleet management strategy, and fleet personality of the year.
More information about the forum and awards can be found at https://www.fleetvision.show/.
NYC fleet vehicles participate each year in the annual Clean Vehicle Festival sponsored by Empire Clean Cities in Union Square Park. The 2023 event is October 5, 2023. For more information on this event and other ECC events, please visit the ECC webpage.
While the annual Fleet Show and Vision Zero Forum were on hiatus for the pandemic, DCAS launched the “Fleets of the Future” network to communicate with interested fleets about safety and sustainability best practices. DCAS worked with our global partners at Together for Safer Roads on a “Global Vision Zero Safety Forum”, which took place on May 19, 2021.