2014 North American NGV Conference & Expo Resounding Success!

November 20, 2014


Washington, D.C. — The 2014 North American NGV Conference & Expo hosted by NGVAmerica in cooperation with the Canadian NGV Alliance and held at the Kansas City (MO) Convention Center November 11-14 was a resounding success. Nearly 1,000 attendees came to see more than 100 exhibitors on a sold-out 92,000 sq. ft. expo floor and to participate in the comprehensive conference schedule. This year’s program highlights:

  • 20 informative breakout sessions
  • Seven hours of engaging plenary sessions
  • A sold-out 92,000 sq. ft. expo hall with 103 exhibitors, plus a Ride-n-Drive
  • Two tours to local CNG stations
  • Special DOT NHTSA pre-con workshop Tuesday for vehicle OEMs, up-fitters, and component suppliers
  • A keynote luncheon presentation by Kwik Trip’s Joel Hirschboeck
  • Networking receptions Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evening

More than 80 speakers, presenters and panelists shared their experiences, tips and know-how. During Wednesday’s General Session, Sam Graves, Jr. (R-MO-06), who received an NGV Champion Award at this year’s event, gave his strong endorsement for the continued growth of the NGV industry. The 92,000 sq. ft. sold-out expo floor featured vehicles from across the spectrum from sedans to work trucks to Class-8 rigs. The exposition serves as a showcase for NGV technological advancements and new product offerings. This year’s networking events, which included breakfasts, refreshment breaks, two great lunches and three fabulous receptions, are the best in the industry and are made possible by the generous support of the event sponsors.



About NGVAmerica
NGVAmerica is the national organization driving the use of natural gas as a clean, domestic, safe and abundant transportation fuel. The organization represents more than 230 companies, environmental groups, and government organizations interested in the promotion and use of natural gas in transportation. For more information about NGVAmerica, visit www.ngvamerica.org.