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TRB Webinar: Maximizing Proceeds from the Fleet Asset Disposal Sales Process

This webinar was posted on 07/03/2024

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Date(s)
July 23, 2024 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
$100.00
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.50 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)
Details

State departments of transportation own and manage fleets of vehicles and equipment. Once vehicles and equipment reach an age, level or use, or condition that limits usefulness for operations, these assets must be disposed of in an economical way. TRB will host a webinar on Tuesday, July 23, 2024 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Eastern that will provide guidance on selecting effective strategies for preparing, marketing, and selling surplus equipment and vehicles to maximize proceeds based on NCHRP Research Report 1074: Maximizing Proceeds from the Fleet Asset Disposal Sales Process. Presenters will cover the purpose and application of the supplemental spreadsheet-based tool and implementation plan.
This webinar is sponsored by TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program and the Standing Technical Committee on Maintenace Fleet and Equipment.
Registration is free for employees of TRB sponsors as well as Titanium and Cobalt Global Affiliates. The registration rate for all other attendees is $100. Sign into MyTRB.org to view registration information. Contact Patrice Davenport to inquire about becoming a TRB sponsor or global affiliate organization.
A recording will be sent to all registrants after the webinar.
 
Webinar agenda and presenters

  • Project overview including review of marketing basics and customer characteristics – Henry Canipe, Mott MacDonald
  • Research efforts and basis of tool design: internet survey, interviews based on survey information, use of Delphi Panel – Lisa Kunzman, L Kunzman Consulting
  • Describe and demonstrate tool for identifying recommending disposal options – John Hildreth, Western Carolina University
  • Implementation self-assessment tool and common constraints of public sector equipment disposal options – Dennis Halachoff, independent fleet consultant
  • Question and answer session moderated by Lisa Kunzman, L Kunzman Consulting

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.
 
Learning Objectives
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Determine what marketing practice or strategies can help improve equipment disposal net proceeds
  • Use project tools to self-assess disposal options
  • Create an implementation plan for adopting project guidance

 
Professional Development Hours
Professional engineers (PEs) who register and attend the entire webinar as an individual will be awarded 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). TRB’s webinar program awards PDH credits only to the registered individual, and not to other members of a group that view the webinar together. To be eligible for the credits, individuals must remain signed in for the entire webinar, including for any question and answer session following the presentations.
This webinar will be delivered as a scheduled – e-learning live event and is categorized within RCEP as Technical, Health and Safety.
Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.
TRB will report credits earned to the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005.
 
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