Education & Events

Supporting Professional Development & Building Relationships

The Iowa Motor Truck Association elevates, enhances, and eloquently tells the positive story of the trucking industry through various educational opportunities and events scheduled throughout the year.  Join us at these opportunities and witness that through these efforts, every aspect of fulfilling IMTA’s mission will be strengthened and reinforced.

The Iowa Motor Truck Association offers these educational seminars and events every year to its members and non-members. The goal of each opportunity is to support continued professional development and build lasting relationships within the trucking industry. 


Best of the Best Awards

Nomination Packet

Iowa carriers have demonstrated their commitment to professionalism throughout the years and the ongoing campaign towards excellence continues to be a top priority among many carriers of all sizes. The Iowa Motor Truck Association offers a variety...

Jun 21

Webinar: Tax Reform: The Impact on Business & You Personally

Webinar | Must Register to Log-In

This complementary IMTA webinar led by Nick Finkenauer, CPA and Senior Manager for McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C., will focus on the new tax bill and how it will affect businesses as well as individuals. Specifically, the presentation wil...

Jun 28

Webinar: Iowa MVE -- ELD Overview & New Iowa Traffic Laws

Webinar | Must Register to Log-In

Do you have questions on Roadside Inspections with ELD’s or new Iowa Traffic Laws? 

Join us for this complimentary webinar to hear from MVE Assistant Chief Tom Bruun, MVE Officer Robert Wittkowski, and FMCSA Special Agent Tony...

Jul 26

Webinar: Working With Enforcement to Improve Safety Performance

Webinar | Must Register to Log-In

Roadside inspections are a necessary part of professional trucking. While some might be avoided if you have a strong safety score, sooner or later every truck is pulled in and an inspection officer will take a closer look.

In this 45 min...

Jul 30
Aug 3

NATMI CDS & CSS Certification Courses

IMTA Office | Des Moines, Iowa

Want to become a Certified Director of Safety (CDS) or a Certified Safety Supervisor (CSS), well now is your chance!  The Iowa Motor Truck Association is proud to once again host the NATMI Fleet Safety Certification Courses here in Des Moines...

Aug 8
Aug 9

LEAD IMTA Conference

IMTA Office / Des Moines, Iowa

This power-packed leadership conference will provide a variety of opportunities for rising leaders of the trucking industry to share ideas, discuss issues and strengthen leadership skills relevant to professional success.  Whether you are a b...

Sep 5
Sep 6

Management Conference

Coralville, Iowa

Only at the 2018 IMTA Annual Management Conference will you find everything you are looking for, and more!  This annual conference provides all attendees with the tools, the knowledge and the expertise needed to be a successful leader in resp...