NATSO Announces Venue and Program for NATSO Connect 2024 in Orlando

NATSO Announces Venue and Program for NATSO Connect 2024 in Orlando
NATSO Announces Venue and Program for NATSO Connect 2024 in Orlando

Alexandria, Va. — NATSO, the trade association representing the truck stop and travel center industry, is thrilled to announce that its highly anticipated annual event, NATSO Connect 2024, is scheduled to be held at Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts in Orlando, Florida. NATSO Connect takes place from February 18 to 22, bringing together industry professionals, experts, and innovators for an unparalleled networking and learning experience.

NATSO Connect is the premier event within the truck stop and travel center industry, and this year's conference promises to introduce a robust set of new features and programs. Attendees can expect to engage with thought leaders, learn about industry trends, and forge valuable connections with peers.

New highlights for NATSO Connect 2024 include:

  1. Pre-Event Workshop on New and Re-Builds: This workshop provides attendees with insights and strategies for successful new builds and renovations within the travel center industry. Participants will learn from industry experts and gain valuable knowledge to enhance their businesses.

  2. Travel Center Speed Networking: This dynamic session allows participants to meet and interact with various industry professionals in a fast-paced, structured environment. Building connections has never been more efficient and enjoyable.

  3. "Tank Talks" Pitch Contest on Growing Wallet Share: The pitch contest invites innovative minds to present their ideas on growing wallet share within the travel center sector. Contestants will have the chance to showcase their creative solutions to a panel of judges and a captivated audience.

  4. NextGen Meetup: A special gathering to nurture the next generation of industry leaders. Young professionals can connect, exchange ideas, and lay the groundwork for future collaborations.

  5. Travel Center Tech Forum on Fuel-Related Technology: This forum will delve into the latest advancements in fuel-related technology, offering insights into how the industry can harness innovation to enhance operations, customer experiences, and sustainability.

“We are incredibly excited to bring NATSO Connect 2024 to Orlando and the magical setting of Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts,” said Pamela Hayes, Vice President of Business Development for NATSO. “This year's event is set to be a unique blend of cutting-edge insights, meaningful connections, and unforgettable experiences. With the addition of new programs, attendees will leave the conference empowered and inspired to drive the industry forward.”

NATSO is announcing the first round of speakers soon. Registrations for NATSO Connect 2024 are now open. For more information about the event, schedule, and registration details, please visit the official NATSO Connect website at

Truck stop and travel center operators can register online or by contacting Kimberly Roberts at (703) 739-8573 or Suppliers interested in participating as exhibitors or sponsors should contact Pamela Hayes at (615) 473-1429 or

Media Contact:
Tiffany Wlazlowski Neuman
Vice President, Public Affairs
Phone: (703) 739-8578

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